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From the Council President

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AND THE GOOD NEWS IS........ Maryland will end most of its coronavirus emergency restrictions on July 1, closing an intense 15-month chapter in our state’s history in which nearly 9,500 people died. Gov. Larry Hogan recently announced the lifting in just over two weeks of most statewide restrictions and orders related to the pandemic. The state’s mask order — which requires face coverings indoors at schools, day care centers, medical settings and on mass transit — will expire the same day. A...

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WHY CELEBRATE PENTECOST

Many Christians around the world will celebrate Pentecost Sunday. Some, however, may not understand the meaning of this traditional Christian celebration. Whether you have been observing Pentecost for years, or whether it is a completely new concept to you, here are a few reasons why celebrating Pentecost this year might be a good idea. 1. Pentecost Reminds Us of The Holy Spirit.

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From the Pastor

“A problem not worth praying about is a problem not worth worrying about.” How many times have you lost sleep over some matter or another? Maybe it was something that, at the time, seemed huge or profound. Maybe it was something that, at the time, just seemed nettling or bothersome. Either way, how many times has your peace and rest been sacrificed in the face of some sort of trouble?

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From the Council President

Dear St. Mark’s family, I hope this newsletter finds you well and ready to begin a new chapter at St. Mark’s. While we find ourselves in a time of transition, having said farewell to Pastor Stan, we are also in a time of discernment.

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A Letter from Pastor Stan

Greetings in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ!

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CHRIISTMAS DAY SERVICE

CHRISTMAS MORNING AT 10 AM, JOIN US FOR A FESTIVE SERVICE OF LESSONS AND CAROLS AS WE CELEBRATE THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOR.

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CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES

JOIN US AS WE CELEBRATE THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD JESUS ON CHRISTMAS EVE. THERE WILL BE 2 SERVICES: 4:00 PM Festive Worship with Holy Communon 9:00 PM Candlelight Service with Special Music beginning at 8:40 PM SAFETY OF EVERYONE IS OUR PRIMARY CONCERN. ALL COVID 19 PROTOCOLS WILL BE FOLLOWED...WEARING OF MASKS, SOCIAL DISTANCING AND WEARING GLOVES IF NEEDED. For your information, many of the people contributing to the service will be without masks for all or part of the service , but they are well...

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Annual Congregational Meeting Postponed due to Covid-19

In consultation with public health officials, the Council voted to postpone the Congregational Meeting in November. At this time, no date has been set. We will be closely monitoring and collecting data, as well as meeting as needed to make that decision. We continue to care about your safety. The current council voted to remain in place until our meeting can be held. Additionally, the council voted to keep the same budget in place.

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PASTORAL THOUGHTS

To the Disciples of Christ at St. Mark.

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NEW MASKING ORDER

EXPANDED MASKING ORDER. With the unanimous support of the Maryland Coronavirus Recovery Team, Governor Hogan is expanding the statewide masking order that has been in effect since April 18. Under this order, which takes effect Friday, July 31 at 5:00 p.m., all Marylanders over the age of five are required to wear face coverings in the public spaces of all businesses across the state.

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