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

 

Psalm 15
Exodus 32: 1-14
James 1: 1-8

Thursday August 27, 2015

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

Pub Theology — contact Pastor Colleen for info.

 

Psalm 15
Exodus 32; 15-35
James 1: 9-16

Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, 430

Moses the Black, monk, martyr, c. 400

Friday August 28, 2015

 

Psalm 15
Exodus 34: 8-28
John 18: 28-32

Saturday August 29, 2015

 

August 30, 2015

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 22) (Liturgical Color: Green)

LORD, who may dwell in your tabenacle? (Psalm 15: 1)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 1 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Hymn — William Albright

Entrance Hymn: God, When Human Bonds Are Broken (ELW 603)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 4: 1-2, 6-9
Responsive Reading: Psalm 15
Second Lesson: James 1: 17-27

Hymn of the Day: O God, My Faithful God (ELW 806)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Choir Anthem: Create in Me a Clean Heart, O God — Carl F. Mueller

Communion Hymn: Come, My Way, My Truth, My Life (ELW 816)

Communion Hymn: Restore in Us, O God (ELW 328)

Sending Hymn: Strengthen for Service, Lord (ELW 497)

Postlude: March — Flor Peeters

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. Luke

Confirmation Class meets in Room 14.

Adult Forum: Lutheran Child and Family Services Presentation in the Conference Room

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 1 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Hymn — William Albright

Entrance Hymn: God, When Human Bonds Are Broken (ELW 603)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 4: 1-2, 6-9
Responsive Reading: Psalm 15
Second Lesson: James 1: 17-27

Hymn of the Day: O God, My Faithful God (ELW 806)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: Come, My Way, My Truth, My Life (ELW 816)

Communion Hymn: Restore in Us, O God (ELW 328)

Sending Hymn: Strengthen for Service, Lord (ELW 497)

Postlude: March — Flor Peeters

Bread and Wine: Lyman and Gloria Hitchcock

Mutual Ministry Committee meets at 12:30 p.m. in Room 11.

Executive Committee meets at 12:30 p.m. in the Conference Room.

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

 

Psalm 106: 1-6, 13-23, 47-48
Deuteronomy 4: 9-14
1 Timothy 4: 6-16

Monday August 31, 2015

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

 

Psalm 106: 1-6, 13-23, 47-48
Deuteronomy 4: 15-20
1 Peter 2: 19-25

Tuesday September 1, 2015

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

 

Psalm 106: 1-6, 13-23, 47-48
Deuteronomy 4: 21-40
Mark 7: 9-23

Nikolai Frederik Severin Grundtvig, bishop, renewer of the church, 1872

Wednesday September 2, 2015

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

 

Psalm 146
Isaiah 30: 27-33
Romans 3: 1-11

Thursday September 3, 2015

Building Committee meets at 10:00 a.m. in the Conference Room.

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

 

Psalm 146
Isaiah 32: 1-8
Romans 2: 12-16

Friday September 4, 2015

 

Psalm 146
Isaiah 33: 1-9
Matthew 15: 21-31

Saturday September 5, 2015

Property Committee meets at 10:00 a.m.

 

September 6, 2015

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Lectionary 23) (Liturgical Color: Green)

I will praise the LORD as long as I live. (Psalm 146: 2)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Isaiah 35: 4-7a
Responsive Reading: Psalm 146
Holy Gospel: Mark 7: 24-37

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. Luke

Confirmation Class meets in Room 14.

Culture of Conversation in the Sanctuary.

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Isaiah 35: 4-7a
Responsive Reading: Psalm 146
Holy Gospel: Mark 7: 24-37

 

Isaiah 38: 10-20
Joshua 6: 1-21
Hebrews 11: 29 - 12: 2

Monday September 7, 2015

 

Isaiah 38: 10-20
Joshua 8: 1-23
Hebrews 12: 3-13

Tuesday September 8, 2015

 

Isaiah 38: 10-20
Judges 15: 9-20
Matthew 17: 14-21

Peter Claver, priest, missionary to Columbia, 1654

Wednesday September 9, 2015

 

Psalm 116: 1-9
Joshua 2: 1-14
Hebrews 11: 17-22

Thursday September 10, 2015

 

Psalm 116: 1-9
Joshua 2: 15-24
James 2: 17-24

Friday September 11, 2015


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