Mary and Gabriel: An Advent Dance

December 21, 2016

An interpretive dance conceived by Jessie Babcock features music by Jeff Kempskie and choreography by Dustin Kimball. Performed on Sunday, December 18, 2016 by Claire Jones & Dustin Kimball, of Bowen McCauley Dance. Learn more

Ways to Care For the Homeless This Winter

December 16, 2016

St. Mark’s is involved in several outreach efforts to provide food, friendship, warmth, and comfort to those who are living on the streets or in our city’s shelters. Find out how you can help. Watch the video! Learn more

Memorial to the Lost

December 4, 2016

On Saturday, December 4th, a hardy group of volunteers gathered to install a “Memorial to the Lost.” 202 T-shirts represent 202 lives lost to gun violence in the Greater DC area in 2015. Learn more

National Vigil to End Gun Violence

December 4, 2016

St. Mark’s is hosting the National Vigil for All Victims of Gun Violence and the Newtown Foundation lobby days on December 14 and 15. Come. Spread the word. Volunteer. Learn more

Advent Lessons and Carols

November 18, 2016

Sunday, Dec. 4 at 5:00 pm. Please join us for a lovely evening of readings, hymns, and special musical offerings from the Chancel Choir and Boys & Girls Choir. A reception will follow the concert. Learn more

Advent Art Project

November 18, 2016

1) Bring the ads and circulars from your newspapers – especially the ones right before Thanksgiving – to church the next few Sundays. 2) Watch for more info on how we’ll shred then reconstruct into something that truly celebrates the Advent Season! Learn more

Post-election Pop Up This Sunday

November 11, 2016

Gather at 10:00 a.m. in Baxter Hall on Sunday, November 13 to reflect, in community, on the joys and pains of the election season. Learn more

Thank You from Halloween Party Co-chairs! And pictures…

November 5, 2016

We had a fabulous Saints and Sinners Halloween Intergenerational Party on Friday, October 28. Thanks to the 130-plus folks who made it a horrifying and wonderful celebration! Learn more

Diaper Drive Success

November 4, 2016

St. Mark’s is full of baby-helping rockstars! The final tally of diapers and wipes (and a few other essentials!) will be released this week, and all of those things you donated will go to babies and families in need. THANK YOU! Learn more

Prayer for the Nation | Election Eve Service of Prayer and Communion

November 4, 2016

Monday, November 7, 2016. Gather in the Nave from 7 to 8 p.m. in a special service of prayer and communion on the eve of an historic national election. Bring your hopes, your fears, yourself. Let’s be together. Learn more