We are an open community
following Jesus’ call to feed the hungry,
clothe the naked, visit the prisoner,
and embrace the stranger among us,
seeing the image of God in all.
Here. Now.



An Introduction to St. Thomas Episcopal Church – from our priest, the Rev. Beth Turner.

Welcome to this “online collage” of our life and ministry at St. Thomas Episcopal Church. We hope these pages will give …

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Our Mission
To partner with our neighbors in sharing resources to connect people and enhance our community.

A Place of Vision
The Parish of St. Thomas is a congregation in the Diocese of Western North Carolina offering inclusive, …

See Our Labyrinth

The Peace Labyrinth at St. Thomas is intended to be a resource for the whole community.

Our labyrinth was imagined and created by children and youth and their parents. An intergenerational team made a presentation that …


The Bishop is Almost Here!!! Please Join Sunday’s Celebration and Invite Your Friends and Family!

FIRST, a huge thank you from the Vestry and Rector for all the love and hard work that has gone into preparing for our annual visitation from our Bishop José McLoughlin on Sunday. Folks have weeded and moved …
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This Week’s Food Pantry Item: Dried Beans and Rice

This week is a FOURTH Sunday and our food pantry offering is dried beans and rice.
Thanks for helping us support our local food pantry at Reconciliation House.
Please make a note of the schedule for weeks to come:
1st Sundays …
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Consider: Are you called to servant leadership on the Parish Vestry?

Vestry members are the elected representatives of the members of St. Thomas Church.  Together with the Rector, the Vestry exercises spiritual leadership of the parish, keeping the vision, describing the mission, and inviting the congregation into ministry. The …
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Welcome to “the Episcopal branch of the Jesus movement”
– from the Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church