Ministries of Service to the Parish and the Community
Beans & Bread Casserole Ministry
Beans and Bread is an outreach local ministry of the St. Vincent de Paul Society that serves hot meals to the poor and homeless in Baltimore. Parishioners of St. Thomas More make casseroles and deliver them to Beans & Bread.
Perring Parkway Center Nursing Home Ministry
Every other Monday afternoon, members of St.Thomas More go to the nursing home at the corner of Perring Parkway and Oakleigh Road to visit Catholic residents. A short worship service is held, and then volunteers visit and bring Holy Communion to residents who are in their rooms. This ministry brings the joy and the presence of Christ to the residents and to the parishioners who volunteer.
Baltimore Pregnancy Center
Members of St. Thomas More volunteer at the Baltimore Pregnancy Center on Harford Road, which is a pro-life, non-profit organization that helps women and children in need. Our parish has a giving tree every year that yields gifts for women and children who go to the center.
Faith based support group providing practical, emotional and spiritual assistance to women facing a crisis pregnancy in a spirit of Christian solidarity.
St. Vincent de Paul Ministry
Currently, we serve the poor of our community by offering gift cards from Shop Rite to individuals or families in need.
Hospitality & Decorating Committee
Volunteers discuss, plan and organize social events in the parish, such as the Thomas More Feast celebration, and other social events. They also organize the decorating of the Church for Christmas & Easter.
Meets periodically to brainstorm, discuss and plan ways to strengthen the faith experience of our parishioners and to reach out to fallen away Catholics and those who do not have faith. This group hosts periodic series and events in the parish to help us grow as Missionary Disciples of Christ.
IHM Parish Pantry
(info to be added)