Rooted in baptism. Growing in faith. Branching out into the world.

St. Mark’s is a vibrant, growing, inclusive community rooted in our shared baptismal covenant and secure in the promise that baptism marks us as Christ’s own forever. We invite you to browse our website to discover a little bit about who we are.

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Mardi Gras Shrove Tuesday, February 28th

Burning of the palms, pancake supper with Dixieland Jazz band, and Bible Bingo! Mardi Gras inspired fun for the whole family! 6:00 pm: Burning of the palms from last year's Palm Sunday; gather on the front steps of the church 6:15 pm: Pancake Supper in Mahon Hall served by the St. Mark's men's group 6:15 pm: Dixieland Jazz band 6:45 pm: Bible Bingo for everyone. There will be "sweet" Continue Reading …

Ash Wednesday – March 1st

We have many different opportunities to receive ashes on Ash Wednesday. We are offering ashes at the train, in the library, and in the St. Mark's parking lot as a reminder that the need for humility and healing are not confined to a specific location or time of day. Ashes-to-Go: Glen Ellyn Metra Station 6:30 am - 8:00 am St. Mark's Library 6:00 am - 8:00 pm Drive-thru ashes in the St. Continue Reading …

A Night of Italian Opera

Enjoy a magical evening of opera, Italian food, a silent auction, string quartet, and dancing. March 18th, 2017  from 6:00-10:00 pm in Mahon Hall. $50 per person. All proceeds benefit St. Mark's music department. Tickets are on sale at the front office and between Sunday Services. You can also purchase them online here. If you have further questions please contact David Dornblaser at 630-215-7999 Continue Reading …

Music and Movement for Moms and Tots

Our Music and Movement for Moms and Tots is back! Moms, grandparents, and nannies are invited to bring their toddlers to the 8 week winter session of music and movement. This free class meets Tuesdays at 9:15-10:00 am in room 204 and continues through March 21st. The renowned choral director and arranger Alice Parker states that all children are born singing. Our job is to continue to nurture that Continue Reading …

Sermon and report at the 120th annual meeting

  “This is your year! Live fully!” is the compelling message on a blue background above a photo of savory shish kebabs on a plate next to a bowl of mixed fruit and veggie salsa. On the surface, Weight Watchers and Christianity have a lot in common. Weight Watchers has weekly meetings where members gather for thirty to forty minutes to listen to an inspirational talk, weigh in and recommit Continue Reading …

2017 Giving Campaign

The St. Mark's Giving Campaign for 2017 asks you to prayerfully consider your support for the coming year. Materials will be in the mail soon. Your generosity makes it possible for St. Mark's to serve you and our community with the message of Christ's love for all people through worship, faith formation, prayer, education, outreach, and always a warm welcome. Click here to pledge online. Continue Reading …

J.A.M (AKA Jesus and Me) Sunday School at 9:15 am!

St. Mark’s is happy to offer Sunday School for children ages 4 to 8 years old. Our program, called “JAM” aka Jesus and Me, introduces young children to Jesus and the Bible through story telling with wooden figures and props. While children are in JAM, parents are able to attend the 9:15 am service in the St. Mark’s sanctuary. When JAM concludes the children join parents in worship for communion. Continue Reading …

¿Quiénes somos? ¿Qué ofrecemos a la comunidad Hispana/Latina en San Marcos?

Nos alegra que nos visites en nuestro sitio web. ¿Qué te ofrecemos? Una familia parroquial que te da la bienvenida tal y como eres. Queremos saber de tí y nos alegraría que nos des la oportunidad de conocerte y conocer a tu familia. Es San Marcos encontraras personas de muchas partes de Illinois y de otros paises que, como tú, hablan español y quieren celebrar la Santa Eucaristia en español. Somos Continue Reading …

St. Mark’s 11th Mission Trip to Nigromante, Mexico!

Thirteen youth and adults from St. Mark's leave on June 12 for a mission trip to our companion Continue Reading …