"For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them." -- Matthew 18:20
Community is such an important part of life at St. Mark's. We encourage you to get connected with a group or activity that inspires you. We are constantly forming new groups, so check regularly for upcoming classes and activities. We strive to provide dynamic and meaningful opportunities for small group worship and fellowship. Please let us know if there are groups or activities that you would like to see formed at St. Mark's.
“For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.” — Matthew 18:20
Community is such an important part of life at St. Mark’s. We encourage you to get connected with a group or activity that inspires you. We are constantly forming new groups, so check regularly for upcoming classes and activities. We strive to provide dynamic and meaningful opportunities for small group worship and fellowship. Please let us know if there are groups or activities that you would like to see formed at St. Mark’s.
Children and families are such an important part of life at St. Mark’s UMC. We offer a full program of Sunday School classes and various family events throughout the year including our annual Halloween Festival, Christmas ADVENTure a make and take holiday craft extravaganza, Walk with Jesus and Jerusalem Market in the spring and Vacation Bible School during the summer.
Children ages 3 through 6th grade, are invited to join us Sunday mornings at 9:30am and 11:00am to learn stories of Jesus and about God’s love. Dedicated teachers provide lessons including bible stories, singing, playing, cooking, acting, music, crafts and prayer. The goal is to help children build a life long relationship with God in the context of a loving classroom community.
Nursery care is offered for children under 3 years of age and provides a safe and joyful environment during both the 9:30am and 11:00am worship services.
Check out the Youth pages to see what is happening for youth in grades 7-12.
The St. Mark’s United Methodist Church Action Team empowers individuals in the community to live out the Christian faith through good works. The objective is to help eliminate homelessness, hunger, lack of medical care, chronic unemployment, lack of education, environmental harm, war and all forms of discrimination and injustices.
Providing opportunities to explore and dig deep into faith is an important part the Christian walk. To promote continual learning St. Mark’s offers a variety of classes and programs for spiritual and personal development. These learning opportunities are offered at various times and places to accommodate busy schedules and a myriad of interests.
St. Mark’s Reconciling Ministries emphasize growth in faith and love of God to the gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex community. As part of the United Methodist Reconciling Ministries Network (www.rmnetwork.org), St. Mark’s is active in welcoming and challenging the GLBTI community to seek God, share their spiritual journey with others, grow in faith and celebrate the gifts that are the sexual orientation and gender identity that God bestows on each individual.
The organized unit of United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.
All women are invited to attend
Groups of women who want to know God through a creative, supportive fellowship
St. Mark’s has a dynamic youth and young adults program for individuals who are in the 7th grade through young adults. Activities take place in Grace Cafe, a special place on the St. Mark’s church campus that is designed for the young at heart to explore faith and community through a myriad of programs and activities.
Youth and Young Adult Ministries (also known as YOU Ministries) is driven by the love, talents and motivation of the youth and young adult. The vision of YOU Ministries is: