The St. Thomas’ Scholarship committee is pleased to announce that the application period for the 2019 First Generation Scholarship is now open.
The St. Thomas’ First Generation Scholarship was established in the Fall of 2015 to promote post-secondary education as the most promising path to a bright future for the young people of our community. The $1,000.00 award is presented annually to a graduating Bath-Haverling high school senior who will be the first in his/her family to attend college.
If you know a student who may be eligible, please encourage them to apply
It’s time to order Easter memorial and thanksgiving flowers. The deadline is April 11. You can order flowers by downloading and printing the paper form below. You can also order flowers online by clicking the green button below.
If you order flowers online:
- In the Give to
field, select Flowers.
- In the Note/memo (optional) field, type In memory of NAME or In thanksgiving for NAME.
Note: When the amount collected from memorials exceeds the actual cost of flowers, the excess is distributed to outreach in the community. (Policy adopted by the vestry.)
In January each year, the parish publishes an annual report. It is
The Community Garden at St Thomas (CGST) provides fresh, high quality, nutrient-dense vegetables to Turning Point’s food pantry in mostly raised beds behind the Church. It supports friends and neighbors experiencing food insecurity.
Volunteers are needed to participate in, planning, soil preparation, planting, growing, harvesting, and delivering fresh produce to Turning Point. CGST seeks to provide a place for anyone to grow herbs, vegetables, and friendships. Details below the photo.
What do I need to participate?
Just some drinking water and a pair of garden gloves. The church provides everything else.
What should I expect?
- To learn to be an effective gardener from the experience and training of the volunteers and Cornell Cooperative Extension and other partner agencies. We can help adapted the work to any physical limitations you have.
- To team – up with others tending the beds learning to plant, observe growth and respond to the needs of the plants.
- Most importantly to know you are contributing to the health and wellbeing of friends and neighbors who are having a hard time making ends meet.
How much of my time will be needed?
As little as one hour on some weeks over the growing season. We will generally plan and schedule volunteer time.
How can I sign up?
Call Ray at firstname.lastname@example.org e-mail him at