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Rise Up - Rise Strong

"We can't be brave in the big world without at least one small safe place to work through our fears and falls." This quote is from a book I am reading and hoping to have a group of us read and discuss this fall, Rising Strong, by Brene Brown.

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St Mark’s Got Talent - Dinner and Show

Saturday, October 17, 2015

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St. Mark's Seeking Singers

Why does summer always seem to fly by so fast?  Didn't it just start?  It's soon to be that time again - when choirs will be starting up.  We always have room - and a need - for more singers (Hint...Hint!)   Please consider joining us.  Tentative (but pretty firm) starting dates and times for choirs are:

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God's Work. Our Hands. September 13, 2015

St. Mark’s will be participating in God’s Work. Our Hands. again this year.  Please reserve a space on your calendar for Sunday, September 13.  For more information, please contact John Lewis or Tom Perry.

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Making a Difference Through Micah's Backpack

The young man said to Him, “All these commands I have kept; what am I still lacking?”  Jesus said to him, “If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you shall have treasure in heaven.  Come, follow Me.”   ~Matthew 19:20  

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Small Group for High School Youth

Our group has been very busy this year meeting twice monthly for the past several months. We meet 2 Sundays a month directly after church to have lunch and share in fellowship while encouraging growing in our faith. Topics covered thus far have been God's plans for you now and in the future, fears, challenges, your faith journey and having a personal relationship with God. High School Youth are creating lessons and guiding each other.

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It’s vacation time ... or is it?

While it’s the big decisions that can change the course of our lives, it’s the small choices that can define a life. We often make these choices without thinking much about them.

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Updates for August

Office Hours The Parish Administrator will be in the office Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00 am until 2:00 pm.  You can leave a message for any of the staff on the other days.  Pastor Stan will be in the office on Wednesday as well.

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Pastoral Reflections: Member, Consumer, Disciple

I have been reflecting lately on the changing descriptions being used to describe our relationship to the Church.  For many years, we referred to those within the church as ‘members’ implying that as a member there was certain built in understandings of what we were to expect.  Similar to joining other organizations we were expected to pay our dues (offering in the church), attend meetings or events (worship), volunteer for events, and the like.  As a m

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Compassionate Friends - August 5

Our next Compassionate Friends group meeting will be on Wednesday, August 5 at 7:00 pm. This group provides friendship and support for those who have lost a child. From the national Compassionate Friends website: The Compassionate Friends was established based upon seven principles. The principles are reviewed and minor wording changes have been made from time to time, but they continue to stand the test of time.

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