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SUNDAY SERVICES and DISTRIBUTION of ITEMS FOR FLOOD VICTIMS

Posted by on Sep 15, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Most members of St. Timothy’s came through Harvey’s torrential downpours unscathed, but not all. We also have family members or neighbors who suffered loss. The Sunday following the end of the rains, we met for a combined service at which we shared our experiences, gave thanksgiving for mercies received and prayed for those less fortunate. We continued with the Eucharist at which Father Singh officiated. The priest scheduled to be with us this coming Sunday, September 17th., has had to cancel. So, we will again have a combined...

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Remember! August 12th. GARAGE SALE.

Posted by on Aug 6, 2017 in News | 0 comments

We have received many donated items and a number of people have spent many hours sorting, pricing and setting up ready for next Saturday’s garage sale in the church hall. Be sure to let your friends and neighbors know that the doors will open at 9 a.m. and close at 4 p.m. latest.

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End of Summer Vacation! Beginning a New School Year!

Posted by on Aug 6, 2017 in News | 0 comments

End of Summer Vacation! Beginning a New School Year!

School districts and colleges begin the academic year on different dates, but on Sunday, August 20th., there will be a combined English/Spanish language service at 10 a.m. to celebrate the new year. Educators, administrative and other service staff along with students of all ages are invited to join with us to worship and ask God’s blessing on the school year. Students, bring your back packs for a special blessing.

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Confirmation, Baptism, Bishop’s Visit.

Posted by on Jul 24, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Confirmation, Baptism, Bishop’s Visit.

If you have not yet received the Sacrament of Confirmation and feel that this is the time to do so, sign up for the Confirmation Classes that will begin on September 10th. Time: after the 11 a.m. service (12:15 p.m.) for approximately one hour Place: the Parish Hall. Length of Course: Eight (8) weeks – attendance at every class is required to be eligible for Confirmation. The Confirmation itself will take place during the Bishop’s annual visit – the date and time of this to be announced. David Taylor will lead the classes,...

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Mark You Calendar – August 12th. Garage Sale!!

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Remember, one person’s junk may be someone else’s treasure! Church members, please scour your homes and garages for those intact but unwanted items – furniture, household items, books, jewelry, yard tools and equipment, etc. Are you tired of tripping over things or are they taking up needed garage, cabinet or closet space? Now is your chance to clear ’em out! Bring them to St. Timothy’s as soon as possible, so they can be SORTED and PRICED ready for set up BEFORE the day – SATURDAY, AUGUST 12th., 9 a.m. to...

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Daughters of the King Brunch July 23rd.

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 in News | 0 comments

First, the Independence Day celebration brought eighty plus members and friends to St. Timothy’s to worship and enjoy fellowship together. As always, there was plenty of food and – for the younger and/or more energetic participants, water games brought instant and welcome cooling on a hot summer day! Now, we look forward to July 23rd. when the Daughters of the King invite everyone to join them for their annual, delicious brunch. As previously, this will be held between services so that all have the opportunity to attend. If you...

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You’re Invited to Our Independence Day Festivities!

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in News | 0 comments

You’re Invited to Our Independence Day Festivities!

Sunday, July 2nd., come and celebrate July 4th. with us.  Planning a family barbecue? Begin your day by joining the St. Timothy’s family for a combined, English/Spanish language service at 10 a.m. – regular attendees please note the time change. Then stay for a midday picnic with hot dogs, chips, drinks, desserts, and games – water slide, water balloon fight, etc. – for all willing to join in the fun. CASUAL DRESS, your favorite red, white and blue or whatever is comfortable for you! Bring your lawn chair,...

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A Property Update – St. Timothy’s Trees.

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in News | 0 comments

A Property Update – St. Timothy’s Trees.

The Episcopal Diocese of Texas, of which we at St. Timothy’s are a part, owns the entire block of land where our church is located. This is a mixed blessing for church members. While allowing plenty of space for outdoor activities, its upkeep is prohibitive in terms of dollars and volunteer time and sweat! The large undeveloped area was originally graced with many trees, but time and nature have resulted in numerous empty spaces. Hurricane Ike alone, in September 2008, destroyed or severely damaged more than sixty, necessitating their...

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The Legacy of Saint Francis – sad news/good news.

Posted by on Jun 4, 2017 in News | 0 comments

The Legacy of Saint Francis – sad news/good news.

First, the sad news. This ministry, begun last summer and included in the post for St. Francis’ Day in October, has been discontinued. Too few people willing to foster, a shortage of funds and difficulty in finding a location where potential adopters could meet the animals are the principle reasons. However, the departure of Father Fred Clarkson is also a factor as he was the prime mover in the creation of the ministry. However, good news, during its brief existence, some animals found new homes. Two such are Charlie, who was featured...

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Fundamental Changes at St. Timothy’s

Posted by on May 30, 2017 in News | 0 comments

April 30th., we said, “Goodby” to Father Fred Clarkson. He has moved on to other work within the Diocese. For the foreseeable future, there will be no full time priest at St. Timothy’s. However, Sunday services are still being held with the assistance of bilingual supply priests. Last Sunday, we were fortunate to have the Reverend Eileen O’Brian from Houston Canterbury. The latter is the ministry to students at the University of Houston and surrounding community colleges. She will again be with us next Sunday, June...

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