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A Reconciling in Christ Congregation

Saint Mark Lutheran Church

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The Marker

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This Week's Service Bulletin

8:30am Bulletin (pdf)

11:00am Bulletin (pdf)

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Reconciling in Christ

Saint Mark is a Reconciling in Christ congregation. Our welcoming statement reads:

“At Saint Mark Lutheran Church, we celebrate that Christ has made us one body with many members, all sharing in God’s grace and unconditional love. As a Reconciling in Christ congregation, we embrace all of God’s people, regardless of age, ethnicity, physical and mental abilities, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or economic circumstance. We believe we are all unique and worthy individuals created by God. We joyfully welcome you to join us in worship, prayer, study, service and fellowship.”

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This Week At Saint Mark

Reformation Sunday, October 26 – Blessing of LWR Quilts

8:30 a.m. Worship – Celebration

9:45 a.m. Education, Forum

11:00 a.m. Worship – Liturgical

2:00-3:00 p.m. Kairos Community Lunch

Tuesday, October 28

6:45 a.m. Bible Study & Breakfast

Wednesday, October 29

6:00 p.m. Chimes Rehearsal

7:00 p.m. Choir Rehearsal

All Saints’ Sunday, November 2

8:30 a.m. Worship – Celebration

9:45 a.m. Education, Forum

9:45 a.m. Come & See

11:00 a.m. Worship – Liturgical

2:00-3:00 p.m. Kairos Community Lunch

News from Saint Mark

03 Sep 2014

Rally Day Festivities

kick_off_sunday_2011Rally Day is coming Sunday, September 7. On that day, we will have one service outside at 9:30 a.m. This will be followed by coffee and fellowship, games and service opportunities, and burgers and hot dogs.

Also, Rally Day is a day we bless the animals so you are invited to bring your pets, or pictures of your pets, or even your favorite stuffed animal. An “Animal Show” will be part of the festivities as well.

Bishop Elizabeth Eaton of the ELCA has declared this day as “God’s work. Our hands” Sunday where we are encouraged to participate in helping our community. Saint Mark will serve Kairos Community Lunch on that day possibly outdoors. You are welcome to help following all the Rally Day activities.

You can be involved in a number of ways: set up for worship at 8:00 a.m., helping with Kairos Community Lunch or taking down following the meal. Sign up is in the narthex. Saint Mark returns to two services at 8:30am and 11:00am beginning September 14.

29 Jul 2014

Wine, Wisdom & Song

witness_treeTickets for Wine, Wisdom & Song are now available. Tickets are $25 each and available to pick up on Sundays after worship in the narthex or in the church office during the week. Plan to attend on Sunday, August 10th, at the Witness Tree Vineyard. Contact Deb Mantey with possible auction items that you might wish to donate. We especially need a few more of those oral auction items which are the larger items: game tickets, dinners, etc.

Thanks for helping us build the excitement around this special event!

New offering: Babysitting at Saint Mark. Our youth will watch your children from 4:30- 8:30 p.m. Cost is included—proceeds go toward the New Orleans 2015 trip!

03 Jun 2014

June 8th is Pentecost, and We are All Fired Up!

flameAfter the 9:30 service on Pentecost, plan to stick around for the fun! We will have our own : see renovations to the Library, find out where the Youth Room and Child Development Center classrooms are, check out where LWR quilt and Backpack Buddies ministries happen!

Meanwhile, there will be a supervised play group for the children, a Ping Pong tourney, knitting and various other groups gathering (watch for more details). At 11:30 a.m., we’ll gather in the fellowship hall, for a chili cook-off. Taste, and vote for, best, hottest, most flavorful, etc.! If you have a recipe you’ve been waiting to try, Pentecost is the time to get “All Fired Up!” (You can add to the fun by wearing RED!)

10 Mar 2014

Lenten Worship at Saint Mark

ashesDuring Lent Saint Mark will worship on Wednesdays (March 12th, 19th, 26th, April 2nd, 9th) with Worship at 12:05pm (Service of the Word). An evening service will start at 6:30 p.m. (Holden Evening Prayer).

The Labyrinth will be available from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm on Wednesdays during Lent for meditation.

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