Blessing of the Backpacks

Come celebrate the start of a new academic year with the St. Mark’s family! Bring your backpacks, your lunchboxes, your briefcases, your purses, whatever you will carry with you as you start the new academic year, and we’ll bless them! 8am AND 10am services

Sermon 7-30-17

The Rev. Hannah Hooker’s sermon for Year A, Proper 12   I love pop culture references to the Christian story of salvation. And I don’t just mean when blockbuster movies quote the Bible. I mean when our culture’s search for meaning lands right on top of the Christian story. Obviously this means that I love…


Sermon 7-23-17

The Rev. Hannah Hooker’s sermon, Year A Proper 11   I had a wonderful meeting with a younger member of our congregation this week. We covered the whole gamut of theological issues. We talked about what, precisely, the Holy Spirit is. We talked about what it means to “hear” or “see” God, and how it…