St. Thomas Evangelical Lutheran Church

3800 East Third Street

Bloomington, Indiana 47401

(812) 332-5252

News & Events

Summer schedule begins May 29, 2016: Worship with Holy Communion at 8:30 and 10:15 a.m. Sundays

Fall schedule begins August 16, 2016: 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.

Pudding/JELLO; Canned tuna; Chili; SPAM; Treet; Canned chicken; Canned and dried fruit

Closet needs: Toilet paper; Women's underwear (sizes 2 to 11); Baby wipes; Diapers (sizes 4, 5, and 6)

 

Psalm 22: 19-28

Matthew 9: 27-34

 

June 19 to 24, 2016

Pioneers (Grades 4-6) at Lutheran Hills

Hiking, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, crafts, Bible study, music, campfires, small groups and games. $325.

Trailblazers (Grades 7-9) at Lutheran Hills

 

 

Friday June 24, 2016

S'Mores and More! at 6:30 p.m.

 

Psalm 16
Deuteronomy 32: 15-27, 39-43
Luke 9: 21-27

Presentation of the Augsburg Confession, 1530

Philipp Melanchthon, renewer of the church, 1560

 

June 26 to July 1, 2016

Trailblazers (Grades 7-9) at Lutheran Hills

Confirmation Camp I (Grades 6-9) at Lutheran Hills

Combines 2 hours of study with Pastor Colleen and confirmation class each morning followed by a full day of camp activities. Confirmation campers register as a group. Check with Pastor Colleen for details. $325

Senior High (Grades 10-12) at Lutheran Hills

Familiar camp activities along with small-group "servant projects" in and around camp each day. $325

 

June 26, 2016

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 13) (Liturgical Color: Green)

I have set the LORD always before me. (Psalm 16: 8)
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: Prelude Modal — Jean Langlais

Entrance Hymn: Come, Follow Me, the Savior Spake (ELW 799)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 1 Kings 17: 17-24
Responsive Reading: Psalm 16
Second Lesson: Galatians 5: 1, 13-25
Holy Gospel: Luke 9: 51-62

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: The Son of God, Our Christ (ELW 584)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: The King of Love My Shepherd Is (ELW 502)

Communion Hymn: Father, We Thank You (ELW 478)

Sending Hymn: Oh Happy Day When We Shall Stand (ELW 441)

Postlude: Oh Happy Day When We Shall Stand — Johann Sebastian Bach

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: Prelude Modal — Jean Langlais

Entrance Hymn: Come, Follow Me, the Savior Spake (ELW 799)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: 1 Kings 17: 17-24
Responsive Reading: Psalm 16
Second Lesson: Galatians 5: 1, 13-25
Holy Gospel: Luke 9: 51-62

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: The Son of God, Our Christ (ELW 584)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: The King of Love My Shepherd Is (ELW 502)

Communion Hymn: Father, We Thank You (ELW 478)

Sending Hymn: Oh Happy Day When We Shall Stand (ELW 441)

Postlude: Oh Happy Day When We Shall Stand — Johann Sebastian Bach

Bread and Wine: Tim and Jennifer Garl

Flowers: Doug Bauder

"Run for the Hills" at Lutheran Hills

Sunday BBQ at Lutheran Hills

 

Psalm 140
Genesis 24: 34-41, 50-67
1 John 2: 7-11

Cyril, Bishop of Alexandria, 444

Monday June 27, 2016

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

 

Psalm 140
Jeremiah 3: 15-18
Ephesians 5: 4-20

Irenaeus, Bishop of Lyons, c.202

Tuesday June 28, 2016

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

Lace Guild meets at 7:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday June 29, 2016

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

 

Thursday June 30, 2016

 

Psalm 66: 1-9
Jeremiah 51: 47-58
1 Corinthians 8: 1-7

Catherine Winkworth, 1878; John Mason Neale, 1866; hymn translators

Friday July 1, 2016

 

Saturday July 2, 2016

 

July 3, 2016

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 14) (Liturgical Color: Green)

All the earth bows down before you and sings out your name. (Psalm 66: 4)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Isaiah 66: 10-14
Responsive Reading: Psalm 66: 1-9
Second Lesson: Galatians 6: [1-6]7-16
Holy Gospel: Luke 10: 1-11, 16-20
Worship at 10:15 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Isaiah 66: 10-14
Responsive Reading: Psalm 66: 1-9
Second Lesson: Galatians 6: [1-6]7-16
Holy Gospel: Luke 10: 1-11, 16-20

 

Monday July 4, 2016

Church Office Closed

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

 

 

Psalm 119: 73-80
Jeremiah 8: 4-13
Acts 19: 28-41

Tuesday July 5, 2016

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

 

Psalm 119: 73-80
Joshua 23: 1-16
Luke 10: 13-17

Jan Hus, martyr, 1415

Wednesday July 6, 2016

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

 

Psalm 25: 1-10
Genesis 4: 14-36
James 2: 14-26

Thursday July 7, 2016

Thursday Prayers at 11:45 a.m.

 

Psalm 25: 1-10
Genesis 41: 37-49
Acts 7: 9-16

Friday July 8, 2016


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