Witness of Democracy in Kenya

December 9, 2017

St. Mark’s Capitol Hill parishioner, Gwen Dillard, was part of an 80-member delegation that traveled to Kenya in August 2017 as international observers of the Presidential and general election. This is her story. Learn more

Advent Gifts from Bethlehem and the West Bank

December 8, 2017

Once again, olivewood crèches, ornaments, and Canaan Fair Trade olive oil will be on sale in Baxter Hall through December 24, following all services. 20% of proceeds will be contributed to the Diocese of Jerusalem schools and clinics. Learn more

Christmas Festival Fund Donations

December 8, 2017

Learn what the Festival Fund is, what it supports, and how to make a donation. Contributions must be received in the Parish Office by Monday, December 17. Learn more

A Big St. Mark’s Welcome to Our Newest Clergy Members!

November 22, 2017

Meet the three newest members of the St. Mark’s clergy family! Like all of us, they have interesting and varied backgrounds and we will be all the richer for their gifts of ministry. Seek them out and say hello! Learn more

Canvass 2018 – Pledges Still Welcome!

November 22, 2017

The 2018 Canvass winds up on Sunday, December 3 with Celebration Eucharists at all three services. Plan to come and join in the celebration. Find out how you can still make your pledge, too! Learn more

Nationwide Vigil and Remembrance Event to #EndGunViolence

November 22, 2017

St. Mark’s will once again fill the Nave from 7 – 9 pm on Dec 6, 2017 in partnership with the Newtown Foundation, Newtown Action Alliance, Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, Everytown Survivor Network, and seven other groups. Come! Learn more

Help Welcome Worshipers on Sunday!

November 6, 2017

Ushers are the first friendly face that visitors, newcomers, and members see when coming to worship at St. Mark’s. That makes it a very important job and one we hope you will consider taking on from time to time! Learn more

Thanksgiving Basket Drive to Share Dinners

November 6, 2017

Here’s your shopping list! You can provide a full Thanksgiving dinner to feed a Capitol Hill Group Ministry family in need when you shop for and bring these items to church in a reusable shopping bag on Sunday, Nov 19! Learn more

Volunteer Commitments Needed Now | For 5th Annual Vigil to End Gun Violence

November 6, 2017

The 5th Annual Vigil to End Gun Violence is a few weeks away, but volunteer commitments are needed RIGHT AWAY to ensure that we will have plenty of hands and hearts on deck when hundreds of visitors return to St. Mark’s on December 6 and 7th. Learn more

Green Lions Event: How is DC Preparing for Climate Change?

October 12, 2017

…and How Can We Help? On Monday evening, October 23, Tommy Wells, Director of the District Dept of Energy and Environment, will speak on this important topic at a special event hosted by the St. Mark’s Green Lions. Everyone is welcome! Learn more