TMI teachers renew vows in chapel

Kate and Rick Faulk, both teachers at TMI Episcopal, renewed their marriage vows Feb. 14 in the school’s All Saints Chapel. Officiated by the Rev. Nate Bostian, TMI chaplain, the ceremony was the focal point of a combined Ash Wednesday/Valentine’s Day service.more...

TMI field wins national award

TMI Episcopal’s Howell field is the winner of a Fields of Excellence Award from Pioneer Athletics, a Cleveland, Ohio-based manufacturer of field equipment. The nationwide program recognizes schools and communities for outstandingly well-maintained sports fields.more...

TMI Latin students win honors at Baylor

Latin students from TMI Episcopal brought home a win from Baylor Latin Day, an annual event for high-school students held Feb. 9 at Baylor University in Waco, sponsored by the university’s admissions and classics departments.more...

Altar Guild Gathering quite a success

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Appropriateness of Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day

[From the Rev. Nancy Springer, St. Alban's, Harlingen] On the appropriateness of Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day being the same: This year, because of the way Easter and the beginning of Lent are set on the annual church calendar, Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day are on the same day. Although not common, it isn't the first time, and it won't be the last. It has occurred in the years 1652, 1657, 1714, 1720, 1725, 1866, 1872, 1877, 1923, 1934, and 1945, in 2018, and will occur again in 2024, 2029, 2170, 2181, 2238, 2244, 2312, and 2396.more...

St. Luke's School determined to expand access

[Alamo Heights, TX - February 7, 2018] - St. Luke’s Episcopal School (SLES), San Antonio, has launched a Variable Tuition Program aimed at making the school more affordable for local families for the 2018-19 school year. The PK3-8th grade independent school, located in Alamo Heights, is the first school in Bexar County to adopt this new approach.more...

SLES winner in First Lego League competition

As part of a well-designed curriculum, students are often given opportunities to compete in varying fields of study.  On January 20th, the First Lego League Competition was held at Central Catholic High School. The St. Luke’s Episcopal School, San Antonio, robotics team (The Enginerds) participated in the competition and brought home the Judge’s Award.more...

Presiding Bishop Curry to visit Harvey affected areas

[Diocese of West Texas, January 30, 2018] It is with gratitude that we share the news of an upcoming visit from Presiding Bishop Michael Curry to tour the areas of our diocese affected by Hurricane Harvey. Bishop Curry will arrive in San Antonio on Tuesday, February 27, and he will spend the entire day on Wednesday, February 28, traveling around the Coastal Bend and the Eastern Convocation with Bishop Reed, Bishop Brooke-Davidson, Jennifer Wickham (Bishop’s Deputy for Disaster Recovery), and others to see the churches and sites of the devastation. He returns home on Thursday, March 1.more...

Lenten resources

As  you plan your Lenten program, be aware of these three Episcopal resources. All look like they are suitable for individuals, small groups, and congregations.more...

Spencer Reece interviews Duane Miller on his new book

Spencer Reece interviews Duane Miller on his new book, Two Stories of Everything: The Competing Metanarratives of Islam and Christianity (Credo House, 2018)more...