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Find your Calling--Share your Gifts

St. Mark's has many different ministries where your Gifts and Talents can be shared and appreciated! 

Do you like to cook? Are you a night owl? Do you want to learn flower arranging? Do you want to make a difference in a child’s life? There is a volunteer opportunity waiting for you at St. Mark’s. New volunteers are invited to join established groups for short term commitments. Some of the opportunities that are available are below, and more information may be found under the specific ministries or by calling the church office:

Our Nurturing Ministry includes the following (Click on the links to these ministries for more information and see the Events Calendar for scheduled events.)

  • Worship activities (Altar Guild, Flower Guild, Ushers, Lay Eucharistic Ministers (LEMs), Lectors, Lay Readers, Intercessors, Music Program/Choir, Acolytes)

  • Fellowship

  • Pastoral Care, and

  • Newcomers/Evangelism  (greeters, name tags, church directory, etc.). 

Our Knowing Ministry involves getting to know Christ better through study, education, and training.  See Children and Youth Programs and Adult Formation and Education for information on some of the Knowing Ministry activities. 

The Serving Ministry involves service to the congregation and outreach ministries.  This includes activities involved with communication within our congregation and service to the world. See Outreach Ministries for our programs to reach out to the needs of others.