Entries by Lindy Moore

St. Thomas’ Summer Sunday School

So many people are planting gardens lately, maybe you have been, too. The lesson for Sunday, July 12th is a parable that Jesus shared with his disciples using a farmer who was planting seeds. Remember a parable is a simple story that teaches a moral lesson. What kind of soil do you want to be? […]

St. Thomas’ Summer Sunday School!

Welcome to Summer Sunday School! We are providing booklets to send to our Sunday School children for summertime reading.  This week, we are reading the story about Abraham and Isaac and learning to trust in God.  Think about what you put your trust in. Things like, the sun rising every morning or rain in the […]

On Eagle’s Wings – A Message from our Rector, Ann Gaillard

I pray for you every day, praying for your health and well being and safety. I miss seeing you all.    We are beginning to have conversations about what reopening the church might look like. Bishop Hanley, in much consultation with medical professionals, the governor, clergy, other bishops, and so forth, has issued guidelines. They […]

Deacon’s Corner

St. Stephen by Your Deacon and Postulant; Mike and Jackee I thought I’d better mention that last Sunday our first reading concerned the stoning of St. Stephen. He was born in c. 4 AD and was stoned to death in c. 34 AD (the reported dates vary by several years). That means he was about […]

The St. Thomas Church Family in Pictures

Pictures throughout the year.  Everything from Blessing the Animals, Christmas decorations, bingo, working in the garden. making palm crosses, preparing for Easter and Rector Ann Gaillard’s installation. Friends, family, fun and fellowship!          

A Message from our Rector, Ann Gaillard – Sweet Hour of Prayer 

Dear Parishioners and St. Thomas’ Church Community – I hope you are safe and well!  As you are aware, the Governor Brown is starting gradually to lift restrictions later this week for retail stores, gatherings, restaurants, etc… We’re not sure yet what that will look like for Lane County. Bishop Hanley has been in close conversation with the […]

Participate in St. Thomas’ worship services on Facebook every Sunday morning.  Either click on the small Facebook logo in the upper right hand corner of the page or go to this site: https://www.facebook.com/st.thomas.eugene/ Once you have reached St. Thomas’ Facebook page, you will see the posting for Sunday Worship.  Click on the blue (https://uso2webzoom) link […]

St. Thomas’ Outreach Ministry Helping the Community

The St. Thomas Outreach Ministry offered a $500 matching fundraiser in order to purchase gift cards from Fred Meyer to give to families who are food-insecure.  The contributions vastly exceeded $500; the Ministry raised $2,000!  Gift cards have been purchased and will be distributed to provide food and other household necessities for in-crisis families. As […]

Be Encouraged! God is Present and You are Loved

Bishop Michael Hanley offered words of encouragement to all those continuing to work to build the community of churches in the Episcopal Diocese of Oregon and encouragement as we move forward in working in God’s way of love for the good of all. “You are to be praised and commended for all you are doing. […]