God’s Work Our Hands Day
| |

God’s Work Our Hands Day is an opportunity for ELCA congregations nationwide to join together in a day of service in their communities. This year, it falls on September 11th. This year marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11th, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center in NY. In … Read More

Steadfast God, we pray for those…
|

in life transitions that bring anxiety. Heal those hurt by broken promises, and sustain them with your never-ending love. Hear us, O God. Your mercy is great.

Merciful God, calm the fears that produce…
| |

wars, prejudice, and injustice. Equip governments, leaders, and peacemakers to be models of cooperation and reconciliation among the nations. Hear us, O God. Your mercy is great.

The Best Cure
|

The best cure for a short temper, is a long walk.

Creating God, the abundance of your creation…
|

fills us with awe and delight. Call us daily to be vigilant and responsible stewards of all you have made. Hear us, O God. Your mercy is great.

Faithful God, encourage your church…
|

in new ventures of faith: new congregations, ministries, conversations, and partnerships. Hear us, O God. Your mercy is great.

God’s “no” is not a rejection,
|

it’s a redirection.

Don’t forget! We need your help this Sunday, Aug. 14
|

…to make sandwiches for 80 brown bag lunches for the kids’ program at HOMEFRONT. ACTIONS NEEDED: Donate $1 to help cover the cost of bread & lunchmeat for 80 sandwiches. Help make sandwiches on Sunday, August 14 after the 9:30am worship service. Volunteer to deliver brown bag lunches to HomeFront on Monday, August … Read More

Thought for the week…
|

Scratch less, purr more. PRAYER CONCERNS: Share your first name and the name of your cat in the comment box so we may pray for both of you.  

Social Ministry Backpack Program
| |

This year, St. Mark Lutheran will partner with McGalliard Elementary School, which is located on Arena Drive just down the street from our church building. We are collecting BACKPACKS and SCHOOL SUPPLIES for families that need some extra help. This drive will run through the end of August. OUR GOAL is to … Read More

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 13