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 …


REMINDER: Women’s Lunch Bunch TOMORROW – Men Gather Next Wednesday

Our women’s and men’s fellowship groups meet – with 3rd Thursday happening BEFORE 3rd Wednesday this month!
Women’s Lunch Bunch – Thursday, August 15 at 12:30 p.m. at Appalachian Java
Men’s Brunch Bunch – Wednesday, August 21 at 9:30 a.m. …
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SMART Recovery ® Support Group Continues Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m.

Please remember that St. Thomas continues to host SMART Recovery ® each Tuesday evening from 5:30-7:00 p.m.
SMART is the leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group. Participants learn recovery tools based on the latest scientific research and participate in …
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Get In on Summer Book Discussion on “Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others”

It’s not too late to get in on the summer book discussion with our priest. The selection is Holy Envy: Finding God in …
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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