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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St. Mark’s Photo Directory – Sign up now

Sign up to have your photo taken for the St. Mark's Directory on August 11, or September 9-13, 2014.  Appointment times are between 3 p.m. and  9 p.m. weekdays and between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday.   Sign up online for your appointment time here. Continue Reading …

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Kick-Off Sunday and Sunday School Resumes Sept. 7

St. Mark's welcomes children preschool through fifth grade, and youth sixth grade through Senior High to come to Sunday School, beginning September 7th,  from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m.  They will reunite with their family in the sanctuary for the remainder of the service from 11:15 – 11:30.  No registration necessary.  The nursery is available for infants and toddlers. After the 10:30 service on Continue Reading …

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New Beginnings Retreat, Oct. 17-19

New Beginnings Diocesan Retreat for Middle Schoolers is October 17-19 at St. Augustine's in Wilmette. Registration is now open at http://www.episcopalchicago.org/at-work-in-the-church/youth-ministry/new-beginnings/. For more information, contact Kim Reed at kimreed178@gmail.com.   Continue Reading …

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Hispanic Youth Event, Sept. 6

HISPANIC YOUTH EVENT: The 24th annual Hispanic Youth Event of the Diocese of Chicago will be held on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Sagrada Familia/Holy Family, Lake Villa. The theme will be “A Positive Call: Created in God’s Image” and will examine issues such as images in the media and bullying and their effect on youths’ self-esteem. The event includes icebreakers, Continue Reading …

St. Mark’s Youth Groups Start Sept. 2, Wednesdays

Wednesday Night Youth Groups start up again in September! 2ndWed@StMarks: Middle Schoolers can join us in the library on the second Wednesday of every month, starting September 10, from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. AND 1st&3rdWed@StMarks: High Schoolers meet the first and third Wednesday of the month, starting September 3, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Snacks provided. Bring friends! Continue Reading …

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School Supply Drive

Backpacks and School Supplies are Needed:  St. Mark’s is having a backpack and school supply drive to support children in need in our parish and at the Holy Family School in Chicago.  For this service to our community, we are asking families to purchase and donate school supplies such as backpacks, scissors, glue sticks, crayons, markers, or simply a monetary donation.  The collection bin is in Continue Reading …

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St. Mark’s signs contract to complete our pipe organ!

On June 11, 2014, some 23 years and four months after the installation of our Walker pipe organ, St. Mark’s has signed a contract for the completion of this wonderful instrument. When the organ was installed in February of 1991 we were not able to afford all of the stops called for in the original design. Therefore, as is often the practice with organ contracts, we installed a majority of the Continue Reading …

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Conoce sobre la Parroquia Episcopal de San Marcos en Glen Ellyn

Misas Domingos: Ingles: 8 a.m. 9:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Español: 1:00 PM. Durante la Continue Reading …

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Parents Day Out (PDO) Registration for 2014-15

PDO Registration for 2014-15!  Parents Day Out (“PDO”) offers daycare from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Continue Reading …