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Block Party for All

St. Mark’s Fall Block Party

Save the date for Sunday, October 20th for our first St. Mark’s Fall Block party.  Worship outside at 9:30 am followed Faith Formation classes at 10:30. The Block Party will begin after Faith Formation around 11am.  Join us and invite others for food, fellowship, pumpkin painting; kids can come in costume as we spend some time together as a faith community. Party will end around 1pm.

Dr. Krueger to Teach diakonia in November

diakonia™ is a two-year adult theological education and discipleship program covering a range of topics from the Bible, Practical Ministries, Church History and Christian Teachings.  Participants can sign on for the entire year or take the courses individually as their schedules allow! For information about this program, endorsed by the both the SEPA Synod and the…Continue Reading

All Saints Sunday

Sunday November 3rd we celebrate the Feast of All Saints remembering loved ones who now rest with God. As a way to celebrate this day, we are inviting folks decorate our sanctuary for worship that day by bringing in pictures of loved ones who have died to decorate our sanctuary for worship that day. Pictures…Continue Reading

Reformation Sunday

We hope you plan to join us as we celebrate the anniversary of the Reformation on Sunday October 27th. We will be rededicating our Pipe Organ back into service as well as featuring special musical guest Agibola Rivers (from the Montco Youth Orchestra) who will be with us and who is writing special music for…Continue Reading

Intergenerational Holy Communion Class

Intergenerational Holy Communion Class – October 13th On Sunday, October 13th from 4:30 – 6:30 pm, Pastor Bryan will be hosting an intergenerational Holy Communion class for children, their parents and others who are interested in learning or refreshing their understanding of this sacrament.  Chicken nuggets and mac & cheese will be provided. Participants are…Continue Reading

Open Theological Conversation

Join us September 29th for our first “Open Theological Conversation” it’s an open time for discussion, discernment, and asking “how is God in this?” as we explore throughout the year various topics of conversation that might seem like difficult topics that we as a community wrestle with in our world. Each month we will explore…Continue Reading

diakonia™ Classes Starting this Fall

diakonia™ is a two-year adult faith formation and discipleship program covering a range of topics from the Bible, Practical Ministries, Church History and Christian Teachings.  It emphasizes the vocation of all Christians to serve as Christ has served us.  The group will meet here at St. Mark’son Mondays 6:30-9:00 pm. Participants can sign on for the entire year…Continue Reading

Dedication of New Hymnals

Dedication of New Hymnals:   Our new hymnals will be dedicated during worship on September 8th.  Because of the generous giving of our congregation members and friends, we were able to purchase 40 new Evangelical Worship (ELW) hymnals to use as we glorify and worship God through liturgy and song on Sundays and other occasions.…Continue Reading

St. Mark’s Community Garden

Now that the warmer weather is starting to roll in, it is time to start thinking about our St. Mark’s community garden plot.  As in years past, we are again tending a 10’x10′ plot in the Conshohocken community garden located near Edwards Freeman Nut Company.  We donate all of the produce that we grow to…Continue Reading

Special Collection Envelope: SPCA

This month’s special collection envelope supports the Montgomery County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is a nonprofit organization dedicated to caring for unwanted, lost and abused domestic animals. Established in 1909 and chartered in 1916, the Montgomery County SPCA (in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania), has three locations. The Conshohocken facility houses the administrative…Continue Reading

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