Category: Social Justice

Adult Education – Sunday, September 10, 2017

Chris Mumma, Executive Director, NC Center for Actual Innocence, will speak to the St. Mark’s adult class on Sunday, September 10, 2017.  Life in prison is a nightmare for those who commit crimes. Imagine what it’s like for those who are…

Christian Education for March 19 – Organizing Against Racism

Our adult Lenten Series focusing on justice issues continues this week with: Organizing Against Racism: Racism is an ever-present and challenging force that has structured the thinking, behavior, and actions of individuals and institutions since the beginning of America’s history. Join…

A challenging Lenten series coming

St. Mark’s roars for justice This Lenten season, St. Mark’s roars for justice at its Sunday morning adult education classes. March 5: Foster care; presenter Brandy Burnett March 12: Gender Equity; presenter Brent Childers March 19: Racial Equity; presenters Derrick Byrd and…

Rally for social action is Feb. 11 in Raleigh

Join St. Markians, the NAACP, and a fusion of social action groups for a rally and walk to the State Capitol. Each year this fusion assembly comes together on the second Saturday in February to hold a mass people’s assembly to…

St. Mark’s joins the Women’s March

On this past Saturday morning, members of St. Mark’s joined what became a global phenomenon as women and men across the globe joined in the Women’s March for equal rights. Organizers estimated the Raleigh crowd at up to 20,000. For more on the Raleigh…