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St. Mark’s looking for Building Maintenance Staff

St. Mark’s is currently seeking to hire a building maintenance staff person. Below is the job description for this part-time position at St. Mark’s. If you are interested in applying we invite you to fill out the application and return it to the church via email or drop in the mail.   CLICK HERE —…

Faith Formation is in it’s final weeks

Just a few more weeks of faith formation are left for the year. Our last class will be on Pentecost (May 20th) with a very special PENTECOST PARTY!! We invite all of our young people to join us as we kick off Summer with a very special party with goodies to keep us being formed…

Tweener’s Bible Study

We will meet again in a few weeks to continue our walk through the book of Acts as we discover what the disciples did in those early days to continue to witness to the resurrection and come to build and expand the church. Join us as we continue to explore the amazing acts of the…

VBS Planning Meeting

VBS Planning Meeting

On Wednesday May 16th we will gather for an initial planning meeting for our upcoming Vacation Bible School this summer. If you are interested in helping to plan and lead VBS we invite you to attend the meeting as we will be putting supplies, curriculum and details in place to get ready for our VBS…

New AA Groups to meet at St. Mark’s

New AA Groups to meet at St. Mark’s

St. Mark’s will be providing a home for three different AA groups in the coming month. The “Helping Hands” AA group was in need of a new home, as the Mary Wood House will soon begin renovations. As a ministry of hospitality, St. Mark’s is pleased to welcome these new groups to the groups we…

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…