Communications Committee We are responsible for communicating information about St. Mark’s, including maintaining the website, preparing the monthly newsletter, sending press releases to local news outlets advertising our events, and creating bulletin board displays. You can also follow us on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook. Contact Mary Lou Burgess at firstname.lastname@example.org or Kathy Cheatham at Kathy_Cheatham@hotmail.com.
Cursillo The purpose of Cursillo is to help us understand our individual calling to be Christian leaders and help us to renew and deepen our Christian commitment and ministry. Active members of Cursillo attend a Three-Day Cursillo Weekend in order to focus on what is fundamental for being a Christian and to learn the Cursillo method. Sept 5-8, 2019 at the Franciscan Renewal Center in Scottsdale. A Cursillo group meets at Monica Larsen’s home at 10am every Monday. Anyone who is interested in learning more about Cursillo is invited to join us. Contact Monica Larsen at email@example.com for more information.
Daughters of the King The Daughters of the King is an international Order for women of the Episcopal Church. The Chapter at St. Mark’s is the Hilda of Whitby Chapter. Daughters dedicate themselves to a life of prayer, service, and personal evangelism. Our chapter meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from September to May at 11:00 AM in the Conference Room. All women of the parish are welcome to join us. Contact Marge Fountain at 480-540-5807 for more information.
Devine Diners Devine Diners is a social activity offered by and for the members and winter visitors of St Marks Episcopal Church.We meet approximately once a month to have dinner and visit. The groups consist of about 8 individuals (both couples and singles) and can meet at someone's home, a restaurant, anyplace desired. You can also order in pizza, have a dessert or ice cream event. Limits depend on your imagination.We are always open for new members but new groups will assigned about October 1st. Devine Diners islead by Bobbie Degnon and Theresa Gordon. Anyone interested in joining these social outings can contact one of these ladies. Episcopal Church Women & Men (ECWM) We encourage all women and men to join us as we use our God-given gifts to enrich our parish as we worship God. The Episcopal Church Women is an organization which is part of the National Church, and we welcome our St. Mark's Men as well. We meet on the second Sunday of the month at 12:15 in Knight Hall. Anyone interested in joining ECWM should contact Jeanette Rogers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Office Angels We provide clerical assistance and a presence in the front office for visitors to our church. Angels answer telephones, greet visitors, make copies, file, assemble service bulletins/booklets, and various other projects under the direction of the Vicar and Ministry leader, Gloria McManus. Angels usually work one morning shift. For more information on how to help, contact Gloria McManus at 480-964-5820 or email email@example.com
Pastoral Care Serve God by being present and available for the community of St. Mark’s and local areas during time of physical or spiritual need. Our Lay Eucharistic Visitors bring the sacrament of Holy Eucharist to those who are unable to come to church. A part of this ministry is meeting the needs and concerns of the dying or the bereaved, and supporting persons in circumstances surrounding end-of-life issues. Our group operates year round. Please contact Elaine Austin at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Property Maintenance Led by our Junior Warden, Randy Rogers, the Property Committee is responsible for the maintenance issues and upkeep of our property. During the spring, summer, and fall, we look for a group of volunteers to help twice a month on Saturday with moving, raking, sweeping, and generally cleaning up the place.
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