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. Nicholas Luncheon Sunday December 4th at 11:45

This traditional St. Mark's family event includes a warm meal, Christmas music, and a visit from St. Nicholas himself telling his story and providing special treats for the children. Reservations are required to ensure adequate food is prepared. This event fills up so please sign up early in the narthex or by emailing Kristin Margaglione at Kristin419@sbcglobal.net. Please pay online here or at 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 …

Please welcome our new Director of Music, Mr. Daniel Segner

The Music Planning Committee undertook in June 2016 the task of setting a long-term vision for St. Mark’s music program and beginning a search for a new Director of Music to lead our parish in that vision. After several months spent examining music programs, refining our vision, and searching for qualified applicants for our position, our search committee is thrilled to announce our new Director Continue Reading …

Read the text of George’s post-election sermon given on Sunday, November 13th

  "Historic, unprecedented, apocalyptic – these are some of the words that I have either read or heard to describe the outcome of Tuesday’s national election. St. Mark’s is not a political monolith, so some of us are stunned, fearful and depressed, while others are excited, giddy and happy. Perhaps everyone is surprised. For all of this, I turn to the words from the Compline service (a Continue Reading …

J.A.M (AKA Jesus and Me) Sunday School at 9:15 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 9:15 am service in the St. Mark’s sanctuary. When JAM concludes the children join parents in worship for 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 …