Outreach

Jesus said to Simon Peter, ‘Simon son of John, do you love me more than these?’ ‘

Yes, Lord,’ he said, ‘you know that I love you.’

Jesus said, ‘Feed my lambs.’


Jesus command to feed His sheep was a command to reach out and love those Jesus would love in His name.

This is reflected by the St. Thomas’ Parish Family by reaching out through:

 

Reaching out with our work in our community of St. Catharines:

(Financially supported by the successful Harvest Bazaar)

  •         Community Care
  •         Bethlehem Place
  •         Women’s Place
  •         RAFT
  •         Breakfast Program at St. George’s
  •         Habitat for Humanity
  •         Salvation Army meal tickets
  •         Out of the Cold
  •         Hospice Niagara
  •         Brock Chaplaincy


St. Thomas' provides a community meal one Sunday evening a month (November to March) at the Out of the Cold programme.

Two teams of parishioners are responsible for the breakfast at St. George's Church on the third and fourth Wednesdays of the month.

 

Reaching out with our work in the wider world:

  • Primate’s World Relief & Development Fund
  • Wycliffe College
  • Used eye glasses for Medical Missions
  • Used stamps for the Leprosy Mission


Our members give countless hours of volunteer work at Out of the Cold, Breakfast Programme, Community Care, Children’s Centre, Bethlehem Place, Women’s Place, Habitat for Humanity, and the United Way.