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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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Vacation Bible School Sign Up

Registration is open for this summer's Vacation Bible School, July 17-21, 2017. Imagine a world where curious kids become hands-on inventors who discover they're lovingly crafted by God. Join us for Maker Fun Factory Vacation Bible School! Register your kids today or sign up to volunteer as a leader or helper. Sign up by clicking here. Continue Reading …

“The Biggest Snake Story” Sermon by Rev. Canon Paul-Gordon Chandler

"One of my friends is someone named Robert Twigger. He is writer and novelist, though not just an ordinary writer. Twigger initiates and then goes on wild adventures and exotic explorations around the world, and then writes books about them. You can look him up on Amazon.com And one of his books is titled Big Snake. Discovering that the award of $50,000 offered way back by US President Teddy Continue Reading …

Lydia Smith’s Art Exhibit: Remember You Are Dust

During the season of Lent, St. Mark's hosts Remember You Are Dust, an exhibition of photographs by Lydia Smith. The exhibit intentionally coincides with the Stations of the Cross. Taken during a year of traveling around the world, the photographs show scenes from cemeteries in Japan, Argentina, Australia, Sweden, Germany, Finland, Denmark, and Egypt. Lydia researched these landscapes seeking Continue Reading …

Superstar’s Summer Drama Camp

  It's never too early to start planning summer activities! Gina Corrado will lead children and youth 6 years and up in a week-long drama camp. Camp runs Monday-Friday, June 12-June 16 at St. Mark's from 9:15 am-12:00 pm. The children will be involved in a variety of performance activities such as acting, singing and dancing. On the 16th there will be a performance for parents and caregivers! 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 …

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 …

¿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 …