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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Youth Coordinator Position Available

With our Baptismal Covenant as a guide, the youth program is an integral part of St. Mark’s vision: “Rooted in baptism, growing in faith and branching out into the world.” Reflecting the culture of St. Mark’s as a whole, our youth program is welcoming, learning, has a sense of humor, is willing to try new things and not afraid to take risks and make mistakes, and encourages questions. If you would Continue Reading …

New Art Exhibit “Borrowing From Japan” July 2nd – September 10th 2017

Borrowing from Japan is an exhibit of calligraphy and drawings by artist Matthew Wright. This body of work is inspired by the Japanese philosophy and aesthetic wabi sabi. “Wabi sabi is a way of living that focuses on finding beauty within the imperfections of life and accepting peacefully the natural cycle of growth and decay.”  In the West, we are influenced by the Greek ideals of beauty and Continue Reading …

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. Registration is not complete until form and payment have been received. Sign up by 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 …