Author: David Both

Racial Reconciliation Book Club resumes with a film

Sunday Oct. 20: Racial Reconciliation Book Club resumes with a film!  12:15 -1:30 p.m in CLC 7. See a half-hour episode from CBS’s sit-com “The Neighborhood,” first aired April 22. 2019.  There’s plenty to discuss about the characters’ different responses…

“Book of Life” remembers our loved ones

Each year at St. Mark’s, we remember those who died during the past year when we celebrate the All Saints Day Eucharist.  Our Book of Life is an on-going remembrance that we add to each year.  Look for our Book of Life in the Concourse in which you…

Jazz Brunch

Saturday, October 5, 11 am to 1 pm Celebrating God’s abundance Stewardship Campaign Kickoff Speaker: Maureen Cullins Music: Ben Palmer Trio PLEASE RSVP ASAP

Grant requests to be accepted through Nov. 3

St. Mark’s has funds to award in Community Outreach Grants for 2019. If you regularly volunteer for a nonprofit organization that could benefit from a donation of funds, notify the organization and invite them to submit an Outreach Grant to…

Computer upgrade, Friday, Aug 30

Outage expected to last 2 hours On Friday, August 30 I will be replacing an old and failing computer that acts as our network firewall and router. This computer has been giving indications that the hard drive is starting to…

Thanks from Fr. Tyrone

I thank you for your invitation and accept the call to be Rector of St. Mark’s, Raleigh. I also add my thank you to our Vestry and the people of St. Mark’s for your prayers and thoughtfulness throughout these past…

Fr. Tyrone Accepts call from Vestry

Accepts permanent position as our 4th Rector Two years ago, the Vestry called Fr. Tyrone into a Rector Time Certain (RTC) relationship. In the RTC agreement we committed to Tyrone being our rector for three years, including a decision point…

Lightning strike causes communications outage

Problems resolved Friday evening On Thursday afternoon a major electrical storm took place near St. Marks. An apparent lightning strike tripped a major circuit breaker in the CLC and apparently damaged one of the HVAC units as well, although three…

Spring workday for computers, too

In keeping with St. Mark’s workday today, I will be installing updates on our firewall and on our main server. Both of these computers use Linux so this should be simple, fairly fast, and I can do it from home…