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Youth Help to Build Habitat House

Youth Help to Build Habitat House

During Lent and Easter our youth have been raising funds to support the Habitat for Humanity House due to break ground this summer in Bridgeport. We are asking that funds be brought to the church on May 20th (Pentecost Sunday) as we wrap up the season of new life in Lent and Easter. Funds that…

Special Collection Envelope: Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network (PIHN)

Special Collection Envelope: Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network (PIHN)

Since our founding in 1991, Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network (PIHN) has moved 325 families—910 individuals— from homelessness to stability. We have grown our network further with the expansion of our network into Northeast Philadelphia in 2012. The PIHN program provides assessment and referrals, emergency housing, supportive service and transitional housing. Equipped with new skills and…

Lutheran Night at the Phillies

“Take me out to the ball game…” our now annual trip to Citizen’s Bank Park is scheduled for Friday June 8th as we gather for Lutheran Night at the Phillies. Game time is 7:05pm against our mid-west Lutheran rivals the Milwaukee Brewers. A sign up to order tickets in in “sign up” hallway and tickets…

Vicar Lenny’s Ordination

On Friday Pastor Bryan will travel to the New York Metro Synod assembly to participate in the ordination of our seminarian Vicar Lenny Duncan as he is ordained as a pastor in the ELCA. Please continue to hold Lenny and Bre in your prayers as they begin this new call and adjust to life in…

St. Mark’s seeks to hire new part time administrator

  Position: Administrative Assistant Status: Part-time Effective: April 2018   Purpose: Support the mission of St. Mark’s through effective and efficient management of administrative activities and communication responsibilities. As St. Mark’s continues to grow and evolve, all of these responsibilities should be approached with a focus on dynamic leadership and flexibility. Taking initiative and driving…

Easter Egg Banquet Anniversary Celebration

Join us on Friday April 20th @ 6pm for a very special anniversary Easter Egg Banquet celebration. This year we are inviting EVERYONE to join us—tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for kids. Catering provided by T’Dori and volunteers in this years industry are invited free of charge.   In addition to the dinner…

Farewell and Godspeed Vicar Lenny—April 22nd

Where have two years gone? But Vicar Lenny’s time with St. Mark’s is drawing to a close. On Sunday April 22nd in worship we will wish him farewell and God speed as we celebrate his time and ministry among us. Vicar Lenny will be finishing his seminary studies this spring and has been assigned to…

Worship Assistant Training – April 28th

Ready to brush up a few worship leading skills? We are inviting all those who volunteer as a worship assistant to a Worship Assistant “Reboot” Day. During the training we will again go over duties and responsibilities of various worship assistant roles and provide a larger framework for how all these roles function together to…

Special Collection Envelope: Augusta Victoria Hospital

Augusta Victoria Hospital is a program of the Lutheran World Federated Department of World Services in Jerusalem. Started in partnership with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency as a major medical facility in Jerusalem after the 1948 war to care for Palestinian refugees. To this day it is still one of the only Hospital…

Help Habitat Build a house in Bridgeport

Help Habitat Build a house in Bridgeport

Over the next year, Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery and Delaware County will be engaging in another Habitat build as they help a new family build and buy their own home. Habitat for Humanity works with qualified families to purchase affordable housing as they solicit a community wide partnership to help low-income folks become homeowners….