St. Thomas Evangelical Lutheran Church

3800 East Third Street

Bloomington, Indiana 47401

(812) 332-5252

News & Events

Worship with Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. Sundays

(Summer schedule: Worship with Holy Communion at 8:30 and 10:15 a.m. Sundays)

Sunday Church School between services at 9:45 a.m. Sundays

Adult Choir rehearses at 7:00 p.m. Thursdays

LCM Student lunch after the 11:00 a.m. service Sundays

On Wednesday evenings, LCM students meet at Rose House at 6:00 p.m. for a relaxing midweek meal, faith conversation, and fellowship.



Monthly Emphasis for the Food Pantry

St. Thomas support of MCUM continues to increase substantially. The increase is the good news; the bad news is that the tremendous need goes on.

Food needs: Canned fruit, dried fruit and applesauce Baking mixes, Peanut butter, Fruit Juice

Baby wipes, baby shampoo; Cleaners — windows, bathroom, floor; Shaving cream

 

Psalm 25: 1-10
Daniel 9: 15-25a
2 Timothy 4: 1-5

Friday February 20, 2015

 

Psalm 25: 1-10
Psalm 32
Matthew 9: 2-13

Saturday February 21, 2015

Spinners and Weavers meet at 12:00 p.m. in Rooms 16 and 17.

Bach rehearsal at 1:00 p.m.

 

February 22, 2015

First Sunday in Lent (Liturgical Color: Purple)

Your paths, O Lord, are steadfast love and faithfulness (Psalm 25: 10)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 5 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Lord Jesus, Think on Me — Robert Buckley Farlee

Entrance Hymn: Lord, throughout These Forty Days (ELW 319)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Genesis 9: 8-17
Responsive Reading: Psalm 25: 1-10
Second Lesson: 1 Peter 3: 18-22
Holy Gospel: Mark 1: 9-15

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: Lord of Our Life (ELW 766)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Canticle: I Call on Thee, Lord Jesus Christ (reprinted in the bulletin)

Communion Hymn: Lord Jesus, Think on Me (ELW 599)

Communion Hymn: Jesus, Still Lead On (ELW 624)

Sending Hymn: As the Sun with Longer Journey (ELW 329)

Postlude: Toccata — Girolamo Frescobaldi

Children's Choir rehearses at 9:00 a.m. in Heritage Hall

Godly Play (preschool age) meets in the room next to the Nursery.

Kindergarten through 6th grade meets in Rooms 12 and 15.

Adult Bible Study meets in Room 11. Matthew

Confirmation Class meets in Room 14.

Adult Forum: Know the 10 Signs, Kelly Litster: This workshop will be presented by the Alzheimer's Association. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's time to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer's disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. This interactive workshop features video clips of people with Alzheimer's disease.

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 5 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Lord Jesus, Think on Me — Robert Buckley Farlee

Entrance Hymn: Lord, throughout These Forty Days (ELW 319)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Genesis 9: 8-17
Responsive Reading: Psalm 25: 1-10
Second Lesson: 1 Peter 3: 18-22
Holy Gospel: Mark 1: 9-15

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: Lord of Our Life (ELW 766)

Responses to the Word

Choir Anthem: Geistlisches Lied: Op. 30 — Johannes Brahms

The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Canticle: I Call on Thee, Lord Jesus Christ (reprinted in the bulletin)

Communion Hymn: Lord Jesus, Think on Me (ELW 599)

Communion Hymn: Jesus, Still Lead On (ELW 624)

Sending Hymn: As the Sun with Longer Journey (ELW 329)

Postlude: Toccata — Girolamo Frescobaldi

Bread and Wine: Mike and Jaydene Laros

Bach Cantata at 2:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

Youth Group meets from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. Thomas.

 

Psalm 77
Job 4: 1-21
Ephesians 3: 1-10

Polycarp, Bishop of Smyrna, martyr, 156

Monday February 23, 2015

Intern Committee meets at 5:30 p.m. in the Conference Room

Book of Faith Bible Study at 7:00 p.m. in the Conference Room — Ruth 1: 19-2: 23

Bloomington Community Band rehearses at 7:00 p.m. in Heritage Hall.

 

Psalm 77
Job 5: 8-27
1 Peter 3: 8-18a

Tuesday February 24, 2015

University Club Yoga Class meets at 10:00 a.m. in Heritage Hall.

Pub Theology meets at 7:30 p.m. at the Irish Lion.

 

Psalm 77
Proverbs 30: 1-9
Matthew 4: 1-11

Elizabeth Fedde, deaconess, 1921

Wednesday February 25, 2015

Lenten Services at noon and 7:00 p.m. — Jesus takes up his cross

Lunch in Rooms 16 and 17 following the noon service

 

Psalm 22: 23-31
Genesis 15: 1-6, 12-18
Romans 3: 21-31

Thursday February 26, 2015

Adult Choir rehearses at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

 

Psalm 22: 23-31">Psalm 22: 23-31
Genesis 16: 1-6
Romans 4: 1-12

Friday February 27, 2015

 

Psalm 22: 23-31">Psalm 22: 23-31
Genesis 16: 7-15
Mark 8: 27-30

Saturday February 28, 2015

 

George Herbert, hymnwriter, 1633

March 1, 2015

Second Sunday in Lent (Liturgical Color: Purple)

All the ends of the earth shall remember and turn to the Lord. (Psalm 22: 27)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Genesis 17: 1-7, 15-16
Responsive Reading: Psalm 22: 23-31">Psalm 22: 23-31
Second Lesson: Romans 4: 13-25
Holy Gospel: Mark 8: 31-38

Children's Choir rehearses at 9:00 a.m. in Heritage Hall

Godly Play (preschool age) meets in the room next to the Nursery.

Kindergarten through 6th grade meets in Rooms 12 and 15.

Adult Bible Study meets in Room 11. Matthew

Confirmation Class meets in Room 14.

Culture of Conversation meets in the Sanctuary.

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Genesis 17: 1-7, 15-16
Responsive Reading: Psalm 22: 23-31">Psalm 22: 23-31
Second Lesson: Romans 4: 13-25
Holy Gospel: Mark 8: 31-38

 

Psalm 105: 1-11, 37-45
Genesis 21: 1-7
Hebrews 1: 8-12

Monday March 2, 2015

Bloomington Community Band rehearses at 7:00 p.m. in Heritage Hall.

 

Psalm 105: 1-11, 37-45
Genesis 22: 1-19
Hebrews 11: 1-3, 13-19

Tuesday March 3, 2015

University Club Yoga Class meets at 10:00 a.m. in Heritage Hall.

 

Psalm 105: 1-11, 37-45
Jeremiah 30: 12-22
John 12: 36-43

Wednesday March 4, 2015

Lenten Services at noon and 7:00 p.m. — The cross is laid on Simon of Cyrene

 

Psalm 19
Exodus 19: 1-9a
1 Peter 2: 4-10

Thursday March 5, 2015

 

Psalm 19
Exodus 19: 9b-15
Acts 7: 30-40

Friday March 6, 2015

 

Psalm 19
Exodus 19: 16-25
Mark 9: 2-8

Perpetua and Felicity and companions, martyrs at Carthage, 202

Saturday March 7, 2015


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