St. Thomas Evangelical Lutheran Church

3800 East Third Street

Bloomington, Indiana 47401

(812) 332-5252

News & Events

Summer schedule begins May 29: 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

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.

Baking mixes, especially muffins; Fruit Juice; Canned fruit, especially mandarin oranges, pears, and applesauce; Beans — black, great northern, navy; Pudding and Jell-o mixes

Closet needs: Diapers, especially size 5 and wipes; Deodorant, especially for women; Household cleaners

 

Psalm 48
Joel 2: 18-29
1 Corinthians 2: 1-11

Monday May 16, 2016

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

Spinners and Weavers meets at 7:00 p.m. in Community Hall.

 

Psalm 48
Ezekiel 11: 14-35
1 Corinthians 2: 12-16

Tuesday May 17, 2016

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

Parking lot to be sealed (weather permitting) — no parking in the lot for 24 hours.

 

Psalm 48
Numbers 24: 1-14
Luke 1: 26-38

Erik, King of Sweden, martyr, 1160

Wednesday May 18, 2016

 

Psalm 8
Proverbs 3: 13-18
Ephesians 1: 17-19

Thursday May 19, 2016

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

 

Psalm 8
Proverbs 3: 19-26
Ephesians 1: 17-19

Friday May 20, 2016

 

Psalm 8
Proverbs 4: 1-9
Luke 2: 41-52

Helena, mother of Constantine, c.330

Saturday May 21, 2016

Haiku in the Garden from 10:00 a.m. to noon

Lutheran Campus Ministry workday

 

May 22, 2016

The Holy Trinity — First Sunday after Pentecost (Liturgical Color: White)

Your glory is chanted above the heavens. (Psalm 8: 2)
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: Holy God, We Praise Your Name — Paul Manz

Entrance Hymn: Come, All You People (ELW 819)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Proverbs 8: 1-4, 22-31
Responsive Reading: Psalm 8
Second Lesson: Romans 5: 1-5
Holy Gospel: John 16: 12-15

Homily: "A Dancing Fellowship" — Pastor Lyle McKee

Hymn of the Day: Come Join the Dance of Trinity (ELW 412)

Responses to the Word

Offering: Verleih uns Frieden (Grant us peace) — Felix Mendelssohn

The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: Holy God, We Praise Your Name (ELW 414)

Communion Hymn: Father Most Holy (ELW 415)

Sending Hymn: Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty (ELW 413)

Postlude: Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty — Robert Buckley Farlee

Adult Bible Study meets in Room 11. Romans

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 3 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Holy God, We Praise Your Name — Paul Manz

Entrance Hymn: Come, All You People (ELW 819)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Proverbs 8: 1-4, 22-31
Responsive Reading: Psalm 8
Second Lesson: Romans 5: 1-5
Holy Gospel: John 16: 12-15

Children's Sermon: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Homily: "A Dancing Fellowship" — Pastor Lyle McKee

Hymn of the Day: Come Join the Dance of Trinity (ELW 412)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: Holy God, We Praise Your Name (ELW 414)

Communion Hymn: Father Most Holy (ELW 415)

Sending Hymn: Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty (ELW 413)

Postlude: Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty — Robert Buckley Farlee

Bread and Wine: Ron and Jean Brown

Flowers: Gretchen Moehlmann and Jonathan Fisher

End of Year SCS party from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. in the Back 40.

Mission Endowment Committee meets between services.

The Children's Choir will offer an end-of-year concert at Bloomington Nursing and Rehab at 12:30 p.m. You are welcome to join us for this brief program and sing-along.

Douglas recital at 4:00 p.m.

 

Psalm 124
Proverbs 7: 1-4
Ephesians 4: 7-16

Monday May 23, 2016

Begin dropping off items for LCM Yard Sale

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

Youth Group meets at 6:00 p.m.

 

Psalm 124
Proverbs 8: 4-21
Ephesians 5: 15-20

Nicolaus Copernicus, 1543; Leonhard Euler, 1783; scientists

Tuesday May 24, 2016

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

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

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

LACE Guild meets at 7:00 p.m.

 

Psalm 124
Daniel 1: 1-21
Luke 1: 46b-55

Wednesday May 25, 2016

 

Psalm 96: 1-9
1 Kings 6: 23-38
2 Corinthians 5: 11-17

Thursday May 26, 2016

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

 

Psalm 96: 1-9
1 Kings 8: 14-21
2 Corinthians 11: 1-6

John Calvin, renewer of the church, 1564

Friday May 27, 2016

 

Psalm 96: 1-9
1 Kings 8: 31-40
Luke 4: 31-37

Saturday May 28, 2016

Isaacson Bridal Shower at 10:30 a.m.

 

Jïrï Tranovskÿ, hymnwriter, 1637

May 29, 2016

Second Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 9) (Liturgical Color: Green)

Declare the glory of the LORD among the nations. (Psalm 96: 3)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 1 Kings 8: 22-23, 41-43
Responsive Reading: Psalm 96: 1-9
Second Lesson: Galatians 1: 1-12
Holy Gospel: Luke 7: 1-10
Worship at 10:15 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 1 Kings 8: 22-23, 41-43
Responsive Reading: Psalm 96: 1-9
Second Lesson: Galatians 1: 1-12
Holy Gospel: Luke 7: 1-10

Summer Schedule begins — Services at 8:30 and 10:15 a.m.

Nigel Worth Concert at 2:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

 

Psalm 5
Jonah 4: 1-11
Acts 8: 26-40

Monday May 30, 2016

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

 

Psalm 5
Nehemiah 1: 1-11
Acts 3: 1-10

Visit of Mary to Elizabeth

Tuesday May 31, 2016

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

 

Psalm 5
Isaiah 56: 1-8
Mark 7: 24-30

Justin, martyr at Rome, c.165

Wednesday June 1, 2016


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