St. Thomas Evangelical Lutheran Church

3800 East Third Street

Bloomington, Indiana 47401

(812) 332-5252

News & Events

Summer schedule begins May 31: Worship with Holy Communion at 8:30 and 10:15 a.m. Sundays

Fall schedule begins August 16: Worship with Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. 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: Cooking Oil, Sugar, Ramen Noodles

Closet needs: Adult toothbrushes, Children's toothpaste, Toilet bowl cleaner

 

 

July 26, 2015

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 17) (Liturgical Color: Green)

You open wide your hand and satisfy the desire of every living thing. (Psalm 145: 16)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 3 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Andante Moderato — Healey Willan

Entrance Hymn: Sing to the Lord of Harvest (ELW 694)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 2 Kings 4: 42-44
Responsive Reading: Psalm 145: 10-18
Second Lesson: Ephesians 3: 14-21
Holy Gospel: John 6: 1-21

Homily: Marissa Tweed, Pastoral Intern

Hymn of the Day: Jesus, Priceless Treasure (ELW 775)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: You Satisfy the Hungry Heart (ELW 484)

Communion Hymn: Lord, Take My Hand and Lead Me (ELW 767)

Sending Hymn: Awake, O Sleeper, Rise from Death (ELW 452)

Postlude: Fanfare — Kenneth Leighton

 

Worship at 10:15 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 3 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Andante Moderato — Healey Willan

Entrance Hymn: Sing to the Lord of Harvest (ELW 694)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 2 Kings 4: 42-44
Responsive Reading: Psalm 145: 10-18
Second Lesson: Ephesians 3: 14-21
Holy Gospel: John 6: 1-21

Homily: Marissa Tweed, Pastoral Intern

Hymn of the Day: Jesus, Priceless Treasure (ELW 775)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: You Satisfy the Hungry Heart (ELW 484)

Communion Hymn: Lord, Take My Hand and Lead Me (ELW 767)

Sending Hymn: Awake, O Sleeper, Rise from Death (ELW 452)

Postlude: Fanfare — Kenneth Leighton

Bread and Wine: Mary Sasse

Flowers: Bruce and Cindy Gallien

"Sing Me a Story" — A Free Concert

 

Psalm 111
Genesis 18: 1-15
Philippians 4: 10-20

Monday July 27, 2015

Confirmation Prayer Pilgrimage from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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

Tuesday July 28, 2015

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

ACNS: Toronto cathedral hosts Truth and Reconciliation exhibit

ACNS: University interns provide research on cathedral artefacts

ACNS: CMS partners are "loving our neighbours" in Nepal

ACNS: Archbishop of York Visits Churches and Communities in Samoa, Tonga and Fiji

LCMS: Harrison, Day on Boy Scouts action: 'It is a sad day'

LWF: Nicaragua: Food security and women's rights

UMNS: Fast-growing church leaves with property

UMNS: Churches can have gay Boy Scout leaders

WCC: Inspirations for an "economy of life" in The Ecumenical Review

 

Psalm 111
Isaiah 25: 6-10a
Mark 6: 35-44

Mary, Martha, and Lazarus of Bethany

Olaf, King of Norway, martyr, 1030

Wednesday July 29, 2015

Friday Musicale Board meets at 9:30 a.m.

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

 

Psalm 78: 23-29
Exodus 12: 33-42
1 Corinthians 11: 17-22

Thursday July 30, 2015

 

Psalm 78: 23-292
Exodus 12: 42 - 13: 2
1 Corinthians 11: 27-34

Friday July 31, 2015

 

Psalm 78: 23-29
Exodus 13: 3-10
Matthew 16: 5-12

 

Saturday August 1, 2015

Property Committee meets at 10:00 a.m.

 

 

 

August 2, 2015

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 18) (Liturgical Color: Green)

God rained down manna from heaven; so mortals ate the bread of angels. (Psalm 78: 24,25)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 3 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: O Bread of Life from Heaven — Johann Sebastian Bach

Entrance Hymn: O Bread of Life from Heaven (ELW 480)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Exodus 16: 2-4, 9-15
Responsive Reading: Psalm 78: 23-29
Second Lesson: Ephesians 4: 1-16
Holy Gospel: John 6: 24-35

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: All Who Hunger, Gather Gladly (ELW 461)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: The Church's One Foundation (ELW 654)

Communion Hymn: Lord, Speak to Us, That We May Speak (ELW 676)

Sending Hymn: Lord, Enthroned in Heavenly Splendor (ELW 475)

Worship at 10:15 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 3 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: O Bread of Life from Heaven — Johann Sebastian Bach

Entrance Hymn: O Bread of Life from Heaven (ELW 480)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Exodus 16: 2-4, 9-15
Responsive Reading: Psalm 78: 23-29
Second Lesson: Ephesians 4: 1-16
Holy Gospel: John 6: 24-35

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: All Who Hunger, Gather Gladly (ELW 461)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: The Church's One Foundation (ELW 654)

Communion Hymn: Lord, Speak to Us, That We May Speak (ELW 676)

Sending Hymn: Lord, Enthroned in Heavenly Splendor (ELW 475)

Bread and Wine: Bev Lingvai

 

Psalm 102: 1-3, 33-43
Numbers 11: 16-23, 31-32
Ephesians 4: 17-24

Monday August 3, 2015

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

Karen Anderson conversation at 7:00 p.m. in the Conference Room.

 

Psalm 102: 1-3, 33-43
Deuteronomy 8: 1-20
1 Corinthians 12: 27-31

Tuesday August 4, 2015

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

Worship Committee meets at 6:30 p.m. in the Conference Room.

Education Committee meets at 7:00 p.m. in Room 11.

Park Ridge East Home Owners Association meets at 7:00 p.m. in Community Hall.

 

Psalm 102: 1-3, 33-43
Isaiah 55: 1-9
Mark 8: 1-10

Wednesday August 5, 2015

Mission Committee meets at 6:45 p.m. in Room 11.

Daylily, Hosta, Daffodil and Iris Society meets at 7:00 p.m. in the Conference Room.

 

Psalm 34: 1-8
1 Samuel 28: 20-25
Romans 15: 1-6

Thursday August 6, 2015

Capital Campaign meets at 7:00 p.m. in the Conference Room.

 

Psalm 34: 1-8
2 Samuel 17: 15-29
Galatians 6: 1-10

Friday August 7, 2015

 

Psalm 34: 1-8
1 Kings 2: 1-9
Matthew 7: 7-11

Dominic, founder of the Order of Preachers (Dominicans), 1221

Saturday August 8, 2015

 

August 9, 2015

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 19) (Liturgical Color: Green)

Taste and see that the LORD is good. (Psalm 34: 8)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 1 Kings 19: 4-8
Responsive Reading: Psalm 34: 1-8
Second Lesson: Ephesians 4: 25 - 5: 2
Holy Gospel: John 6: 35, 41-51
Worship at 10:15 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 1 Kings 19: 4-8
Responsive Reading: Psalm 34: 1-8
Second Lesson: Ephesians 4: 25 - 5: 2
Holy Gospel: John 6: 35, 41-51

Acolyte Training at 11:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary

 

Psalm 81
1 Kings 17: 1-16
Ephesians 5: 1-14

Lawrence, deacon, martyr, 258

Monday August 10, 2015

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

 

Psalm 81
Ruth 2: 1-23
2 Peter 3: 14-18

Clare, Abbess of San Damiano, 1253

Tuesday August 11, 2015

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


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