Combined 9 AM Sunday services will continue through September.
Summer Sunday School starts at 8:55 AM.
The Tuesday 5:30 PM services and Thursday 10 AM services will continue as usual.
The members of St. Mark's Vestry have taken responsibility for various areas of parish life in order to be sure that it continues to be a vibrant, loving, and involved congregation. They are using the acronym SWEEPS to delineate the areas of ministry. The ministries listed are examples as there may be more areas that may be addressed.
S: Service - outreach, community service, Academy, etc.
W: Worship - church services, altar guild, LEMs, acolytes, choir, etc.
E: Education - Sunday School, Adult Education, Confirmation Class, Youth, etc.
E: Evangelism - Ushers, Wednesdays at St. Mark's, greeters, PR, etc.
P: Pastoral Care - Coffee hour, visiting the sick, funerals, receptions, etc.
S: Stewardship - finances, building and grounds, etc.
The Chairs of the Commissions are:
Service: Ray Knodel and Nancy Loiselle
Worship: Susan Blakeslee
Education: Vicki Baughan and Melinda Meers
Evangelism: Marla Glover
Pastoral Care: Sandy Baldwin
Stewardship: Jane Perdue, Steve Ridder, Rich Wagner (Building and Grounds) Vicki Baughan (Finance)
If anyone is interested in serving on one of these commissions, please contact the chair.
PLEASE MARK THESE IMPORTANT DATES IN YOUR CALENDAR:
FOURTH OF JULY AT ST. MARK'S
Join the celebration at St. Mark's on July 4. Festivities will begin at 5 PM.
Plan on lots of food, fireworks and family fun for only $10 per person ($5 for under 12).
This will be the last major "Raise the Roof" fundraiser before work begins on the Thursby Hall roof, so bring your friends and family. The more the merrier!
REMINDER: If you have pledged to help "Raise the Roof" or would like to help, all funds are appreciated.
Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 9 AM
"Spirit of '45 - The Greatest Generation"
Guest Speaker: Col. Bob Hughes of the Tuskeegee Airmen