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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J.A.M (AKA Jesus and Me) Summer Sunday School at 9:00 am!

St. Mark’s is happy to offer a summer 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 a.m. service in the St. Mark’s sanctuary.  When JAM concludes at 9:30 a.m., the children join parents in Continue Reading …

Adult Formation Summer Series Dates and Topics

St . Mark’s Adult Formation – Summer Series What:  “What Matters Most” When: Sundays at 10 a.m. Where: The St. Mark’s Library Who: Everyone welcome Kathleen Norris is an award-winning poet, writer, and author of The New York Times bestsellers The Cloister Walk, Acedia & Me: A Marriage, Monks, and a Writer's Life, Dakota: A Spiritual Geography, Amazing Grace: A Vocabulary of Faith, Continue Reading …

Life’s Work: Paintings and Prints by Carol and Tom Gorman Art Exhibit and Reception

We celebrate the art of Carol and Tom Gorman in an exhibit running June 19th through August 28th in the sanctuary. All are invited to attend the Artist Reception on Saturday, June 25th from 6-8 p.m. where you can meet Tom Gorman and enjoy light refreshments. To learn more about the Gormans and this exhibit, please click here. For direct questions you can contact Pat Sullivan at Continue Reading …

Registration open for VBS (Vacation Bible School)! Register today!

Join the fun at Vacation Bible School July 18-22nd!  Children 4 years-5th grade are invited to learn more about God at this week-long camp held from 9:00 a.m.-noon.  Last year we filled to capacity, so do not delay. Link to registration form and online payment: VBS PDO Registration Form 2016 and click here to pay 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 Middle School Mission Camp: Urban Adventure Chicago!

Middle schoolers entering 6th through 8th grades can register to take the train to downtown Chicago 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 …