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 133
2 Samuel 1; 4-27
Acts 11: 27-30

Tuesday April 26, 2016

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

 

Psalm 133
Leviticus 19: 9-18
Luke 10: 25-28

Wednesday April 27, 2016

 

Psalm 67
Proverbs 2: 1-5
Acts 15: 36-41

Thursday April 28, 2016

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

 

Psalm 67
Proverbs 2: 6-8
Acts 16: 1-8

Cahterine of Siena, theologian, 1380

Friday April 29, 2016

IU Student Voice recital at 4:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

IU Student Voice recital at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

 

Psalm 67
Proverbs 2: 9-15
Luke 19: 1-10

Saturday April 30, 2016

Garden Work Day and Orchard Planting from 10:00 a.m. to noon

 

April 24, 2016

Fifth Sunday of Easter (Liturgical Color: White)

The splendor of the LORD is over earth and heaven. (Psalm 148: 13)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 6 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Where True Charity and Love Abide — Mrilyn Biery

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

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Acts 11: 1-18
Responsive Reading: Psalm 148
Second Lesson: Revelation 21: 1-6
Holy Gospel: John 13: 31-55

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: All Are Welcome (ELW 641)

Responses to the Word

Offering: Christ the Lord is Ris'n Again — Richard Shephard

The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: Where Charity and Love Abide (ELW 359)

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

Sending Hymn: We Know That Christ Is Raised (ELW 449)

Postlude: I Know That My Redeemer Lives — Wilbur Held

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. Romans

Confirmation Class meets in Room 14.

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 6 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: Where True Charity and Love Abide — Mrilyn Biery

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

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Acts 11: 1-18
Responsive Reading: Psalm 148
Second Lesson: Revelation 21: 1-6
Holy Gospel: John 13: 31-55

Homily: Pastor Colleen Montgomery

Hymn of the Day: All Are Welcome (ELW 641)

Responses to the Word

Offering: This Is the Day

The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: Where Charity and Love Abide (ELW 359)

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

Sending Hymn: We Know That Christ Is Raised (ELW 449)

Postlude: I Know That My Redeemer Lives — Wilbur Held

Bread and Wine:

Flowers:

Worship and the Arts concert at 4:00 p.m. featuring Renaissance music from the Song of Songs

 

Psalm 133
1 Samuel 20: 1-23, 35-42
Acts 11: 19-26

Mark, Evangelist

Monday April 25, 2016

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

 

Psalm 133
2 Samuel 1; 4-27
Acts 11: 27-30

Tuesday April 26, 2016

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

 

Psalm 133
Leviticus 19: 9-18
Luke 10: 25-28

Wednesday April 27, 2016

 

Psalm 67
Proverbs 2: 1-5
Acts 15: 36-41

Thursday April 28, 2016

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

 

Psalm 67
Proverbs 2: 6-8
Acts 16: 1-8

Cahterine of Siena, theologian, 1380

Friday April 29, 2016

IU Student Voice recital at 4:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

IU Student Voice recital at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

 

Psalm 67
Proverbs 2: 9-15
Luke 19: 1-10

Saturday April 30, 2016

Garden Work Day and Orchard Planting from 10:00 a.m. to noon

 

May 1, 2016

Sixth Sunday of Easter

Let the nations be glad and sing for joy. (Psalm 67: 4)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 6 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: All Glory Be to God on High — Max Reger

Entrance Hymn: All Glory Be to God on High (ELW 410)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Acts 16: 9-15
Responsive Reading: Psalm 67
Holy Gospel: John 14: 23-29

Homily: Jeff Schacht, Diaconal Minister

Hymn of the Day: Come Down, O Love Divine (ELW 804)

Responses to the Word
The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: When Peace like a River (ELW 785)

Communion Hymn: Shall We Gather at the River (ELW 423)

Sending Hymn: I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light (ELW 815)

Postlude: Fanfare — Kenneth Leighton

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. Romans

Confirmation Class meets in Room 14.

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
The Liturgy is reprinted from Evangelical Lutheran Worship, setting 6 copyright © 2006 by permission of Augsburg Fortress.
A Time to Prepare

Prelude: All Glory Be to God on High — Max Reger

Entrance Hymn: All Glory Be to God on High (ELW 410)

Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Acts 16: 9-15
Responsive Reading: Psalm 67
Holy Gospel: John 14: 23-29

Homily: Jeff Schacht, Diaconal Minister

Hymn of the Day: Come Down, O Love Divine (ELW 804)

Responses to the Word

Offering: Hark, I Hear the Harps EternalShaw-Parker

The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist

Communion Hymn: When Peace like a River (ELW 785)

Communion Hymn: Shall We Gather at the River (ELW 423)

Sending Hymn: I Want to Walk as a Child of the Light (ELW 815)

Postlude: Fanfare — Kenneth Leighton

Bread and Wine: Gene and Gayle Laughman

Flowers: Sonja Dorr-Binder

New Member Class meets at 9:45 a.m. in the Conference Room.

IU Student Recital at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary

 

Psalm 93
1 Chronicles 12: 16-22
Revelation 21: 5-14

Philip and James, Apostles

Athanasius, Bishop of Alexandria, 373

Monday May 2, 2016

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

Living the Questions 2.0

 

Psalm 93
2 Chronicles 15: 1-15
Revelation 21: 1-22

Tuesday May 3, 2016

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

Wednesday May 4, 2016

Mission Committee meets at 6:45 p.m.

 

Acts 1: 1-11
Psalm 93
Ephesians 1: 15-23
Luke 24: 44-53

Ascension of Our Lord

Thursday May 5, 2016

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

 

Psalm 97
Exodus 33: 12-17
Revelation 22: 6-9

Friday May 6, 2016

Finding Grace at the Table

 

Psalm 97
Exodus 33: 18-23
John 1: 14-18

Saturday May 7, 2016

Property Committee meets at 10:00 a.m.

 

Julian of Norwich, renewer of the church, c.1416

May 8, 2016

Seventh Sunday of Easter (Liturgical Color: White)

Rejoice in the LORD, you righteous. (Psalm 97: 12)
Worship at 8:30 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Acts 16: 16-34
Responsive Reading: Psalm 97
Holy Gospel: John 17: 20-26

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. Romans

Confirmation Class meets in Room 14.

Worship at 11:00 a.m.
Liturgy of the Word
First Lesson: Acts 16: 16-34
Responsive Reading: Psalm 97
Holy Gospel: John 17: 20-26

ECHO Plant Sale


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