Category: Life

Support group forming for ex-prisoners

Yavneh and St. Mark’s seek to help released women St. Mark’s and Yavneh plan to form a pilot reentry support circle with Interfaith Prison Ministry for Women. Many women – particularly those for whom drugs and substance use led to their convictions – risk re-engagement with their previous lifestyles if they…

Orlando

Dear St. Mark’s Family, Tonight our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of the violence in Orlando, and to the LGBT community, the innocent targets of hate. At times like this, the church is a place of comfort…

A Prayer for Thanksgiving Day

Gracious God, we give you thanks for the fruits of the earth in their season and for the labors of those who harvest them.  Make us, we pray, faithful stewards of your great bounty, for the provision of our necessities…

Bringing the Whole of Who We Are

In the Episcopal Church we get teased about ‘Episcopal aerobics.’  That’s because in our worship services we bring the whole of who we are — embodied creatures, made in the image of God.  We stand…we sit…we kneel and, at St.…