Author: David Both

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…

Looking from Afar

A 2018 Advent Workshop at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church Advent in the Company of Thomas Merton with Br. Daniel-Chad This Saturday, December 1, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (includes lunch; rsvp required) St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Raleigh, Community Life Center…

Digging party attacks drainage problems

The Properties team have been working on many projects around the church properties. One of the more pressing problems has been drainage around the church building. This has caused water in some of the ductwork which can lead to much…

Help needed with food truck for hungry kids

You can volunteer for one day a week or several St. Mark’s and the New Hope Road Alliance are seeking volunteers to serve lunches this summer to low-income children in our area. Folks are needed Tuesdays through Fridays from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm. You can…

Celebration of New Ministry

  St. Mark’s Episcopal Church Warmly invites you to celebrate the new ministry we share with our fourth rector The Reverend Tyrone Fowlkes Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. 1725 N. New Hope Road Raleigh, North Carolina The Rt.…