News

Sunday Service: 10:30 am

After additional testing of the flood mitigation activities in our church building, our Industrial Hygiene experts have cleared the building for use. We will have one service at 10:30 am beginning Sunday, October 15. Our 8:00 am service of Holy Communion resumes Sunday, October 29. We will continue to use folding chairs, and you will…

Fall Fair, October 28

St. Thomas’ Annual Fall Fair will be held Saturday, October 28 from 11 am until 4 pm. Tickets are available now; download and return the form to our office (4900 Jackwood, Houston, TX 77096) with your payment! Fall Fair at STE is a long-standing, annual tradition that provides a full day of fun for the entire family!…

Welcome Ed Kelaher, Guest Preacher, This Sunday

Our rector, David Browder,  will be hitting the road this Sunday to raise money and awareness about our church and school, and the impact of Hurricane Harvey on us. Please join us and welcome The Rev. Edward T. Kelaher (Rector of All Saints Episcopal Church in Chevy Chase, MD) as he and David Browder swap pulpits. He will…

An Update on our Church Building

Services returned to our church building on Sunday, September 17, with a joyful celebration of Holy Communion. The building is a little bare, and shows the marks of the recent flooding, but the chancel area and the organ were undamaged. We will for the time being continue with one combined service on Sunday mornings at…

From a Recovering Flooder

from Melinda Little: I like to say I am a recovering flooder. My husband and I have flooded twice. The first time was in a freak storm that literally sat over only my neighborhood and dumped 19 inches of rain on that small area of Houston in 12 hours. The second time was in 2015…

From CCSC: A Designer Suit

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As part of our on-going series about the work of the Christian Community Service Center (CCSC), we present this story of one volunteer’s experience at CCSC. These stories, written by CCSC volunteers and those they serve, show how CCSC represents our church in serving Houston’s needy on a daily basis. Interested in helping CCSC?  Email Adam…

From CCSC: God’s Touch

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As part of our on-going series about the work of the Christian Community Service Center (CCSC), we present this story of one volunteer’s experience at CCSC. These stories, written by CCSC volunteers and those they serve, show how CCSC represents our church in serving Houston’s needy on a daily basis. Interested in helping CCSC?  Email Adam…

From CCSC: Prayer for a Third-Grader

As part of our on-going series about the work of the Christian Community Service Center (CCSC), we present this story of one volunteer’s experience at CCSC. These stories, written by CCSC volunteers and those they serve, show how CCSC represents our church in serving Houston’s needy on a daily basis. Interested in helping CCSC?  Email Adam…

From CCSC: The Wonderful Experience of Knowing CCSC

As part of our on-going series about the work of the Christian Community Service Center (CCSC), we present this letter, translated from Spanish, by an anonymous client whose family received help from CCSC. These stories, written by CCSC volunteers and those they serve, show how CCSC represents our church in serving Houston’s needy on a…

This Summer: Children’s Church

While our 9:15 am Sunday School will take a break over the summer, our popular Children’s Church program will continue through July, taking a short break in August. Children’s Church, for children from age 2 years through sixth grade, teaches our way of worship. The children experience the rhythm and structure of a traditional Sunday…