God has blessed all of us with wonderful abilities and talents. We hope you will consider putting your talents and interests to good use to help those around you. Whether it is helping to keep our church beautiful and strong to serve our members in celebration of God, or helping our community and those less fortunate, we encourage you to get involved and give back.
We are always looking to add new faces to our worship services. Here are just a few of the roles we could use your help with. If you are interested, please contact us. Greeter - Give a warm smile and a helping hand to those arriving for service on Sunday mornings. We need Greeters for just before and just after service. Ushers - Help pass out the daily bulletin and assist with collecting offering and leading people to Communion Communion Assistant - Aid the Pastor and Assistant Minister with providing Communion Assistant Minister - Assist the Pastor with prayers and the order of service. Lector - Read the Scripture from the pulpit during service. Acolyte - Usually a member of our Confirmands, this role helps to light the candles and other order of service items
Training is available for all positions. We especially like to encourage questions.
Help in our Office
The office at St. Mark's has a very dedicated staff, but there is always so much to do. If you are available to help, even for an hour, we would appreciate your presence during business hours. This could include answering the phone, assisting with projects around the office, or helping when people come to the door. Contact Emily or Connie in our office for more information.
Habitat for God
We have a beautiful church, but it must be nurtured and tended to thrive. We welcome your help in keeping the inside and outside of our church beautiful. If you are interested in helping with our property management or gardening maintenance, please contact the office. We will gladly find a project that fits your interest and abilities.
Ministries & Volunteer Opportunities
St. Mark's is a busy congregation. Whether your interests lie in the outdoors and gardens, in music ministry, or helping the less fortunate in our community (and beyond), we have something for you. Please don't hesitate to contact us to find out more about the many local ministries we support.
What are your gifts for ministry? What has God uniquely called you to use in service to others? (It might help to take a spiritual gifts inventory such as this one. Perhaps you "just know" what your passions are and what God can do through you. Whatever the route, a vital part of our mission at St. Mark's is to use ourselves in SERVICE.