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Place Your Order for Friars’ BBQ Today!

Pre-order delicious, slow-cooked and mouth-watering whole briskets, St. Louis ribs and pork butts from the STE Friars. Ribs, briskets and pork butts go quickly, and there is a limited supply, so order early! Deadline to order: Wednesday, October 23, 3 p.m. in the school office. To print an order form, click here: http://www.edline.net/files/_tWLtf_/83270fdcdbe7a3bc3745a49013852ec4/Brisket_Order_Form.pdf

Vestry Nominations for Class of 2014 – 2017 Now Open

Nominations for the Vestry Class of 2014 – 2017 are being accepted through Sunday, September 15. • All candidates for the Vestry must, in the judgment and to the satisfaction of the Rector: o Meet qualifications for Vestry Service in Canon 9 of the Diocese of Texas and Canon 11 of The Episcopal Church o…

And God Sent A New Rector

Our new Rector is The Rev. David O. Browder, a graduate of the University of Alabama and the Trinity School for Ministry in Ambridge, Pennsylvania. David and his wife Kari and their two sons, seven month old Edward and two and a half year old Hank will begin their ministry at St. Thomas’ on Sunday, September 15, 2013.

In the Interim: A Final Word

Just about one year ago, I became your interim rector. Now within a couple of weeks, you will have your new rector in place, and, effective September 1, I will no longer be your interim. During this interim period, you have been admirably served by your wardens, Cat Anderson and Roger Herrscher, who have tackled…

Seafarers BBQ – A Huge Success

The Saint Thomas’ Friars sponsored outreach to the Seafarers at the Port of Houston by hosting a BBQ on Saturday, July 20. Our Friars served about 60 seafarers from a total of ten ships that had come in to the Port of Houston from all over the world. A great time was had by all…

Take A Spiritual Gifts Assessment

St. Paul assures us we all have spiritual gifts. Do you want to know what yours are and how you can use them to help spread God’s Kingdom and do his work in our parish and beyond? Print out the Spiritual Gifts Assessment below and then take it.  Then match your gifts with St. Thomas’…

In the Interim: You go, Bishop Doyle!

In Victorian England, jodhpurs, a type of trousers which had originated in India which was then part of the widespread English empire, made its way to the mother country, modified by polo players and others who rode horses but still recognizable as pants of Indian origin. Among those who adopted them as their appropriate attire…