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  Prayer Pillow Milestone - On Sunday, February 25, we celebrated the Prayer Pillow milestone. The recipients this year were Asher Buckman, Max Applegate, Alverda Comerford, and John Bower.  (Read more...)


  You Can Help . . . Meal Packaging Event - Meal Packaging Event: Ending Hunger, Enriching Lives will be at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church on Saturday, April 21, from 10:00—Noon.   (Read more...)


  Souper Bowl 2018! - St. Mark’s was overjoyed to contribute 537 food items to the Lycoming County Food Bank, 4 #10 cans of vegetables to St. Anthony’s Center, and over $413.16 to Shepherd of the Streets on Souper Bowl Sunday.  (Read more...)


  Lent 2018 Activities - Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 14, and continues to Easter. Check out the many lent activities taking place at St. Mark's.  (Read more...)


  Celebrating Christmas Eve at St. Mark's - Christmas Eve was also the last Sunday of Advent, so the day started with the Advent message at regular Sunday worship and ended with the 10:00 PM candlelight service.  (Read more...)


  Remembrance Service - The annual Remembrance Service took place in the Nave on December 16. About 20 members of St. Mark's were in attendance.  (Read more...)


  Thank You for the Christmas Gifts - Thanks to all who supported St. Mark's Christmas time outreach to the community.  (Read more...)


  Williamsport Civic Chorus Concert & Kids’ Night Out - On December 9 the Williamsport Civic Chorus gave a gloriously unique performance of the Festival of Nine Lessons. This followed Kids Night Out, in Fellowship Hall.  (Read more...)


  Welcoming Advent - Our annual Advent tradition of wreath making continued this year. On Sunday, November 26, approximately 12 members built their wreaths. As usual - each was a unique piece of art.  (Read more...)


  Successful St. Mark's Blood Drive - St. Mark’s once again hosted a blood drive, on Friday, December 15th, 2017 from 11am—3pm in Fellowship Hall.  (Read more...)


  Operation Christmas Child - We have been collecting all sorts of items over the past 10 months, and on November 12, it was time to pull everything together! We were able to pack 36 shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.  (Read more...)


  All Saints Day 2017 - We recognize and rejoice in those who joined the Church Militant by Holy Baptism and honor and remember those who have moved on to the Church Triumphant.  (Read more...)


  Joint Catholic-Lutheran Commemoration of the Reformation - At the Joint Catholic-Lutheran Commemoration of the Reformation, on Oct. 25, almost 80 Lutherans and Catholics joined in prayer.  (Read more...)


  Consecration Sunday - The Consecration Sunday celebration continues to be very important in the life of St. Mark's congregation. We celebrated the day with food and fellowship.  (Read more...)


  Harvest Home Sunday - On October 15, we celebrated Harvest Home Sunday. Food items were donated and displayed during the service. After the service, the food was delivered for distribution in Williamsport.   (Read more...)


  Preparation for Consecration Sunday - As we prepare for Consecration Sunday, consider Mel Wentzel's words, in his recent Temple Talk.  (Read more...)


  Blanket Sunday 2017 - With cold weather approaching, our thoughts go to the warmth of blankets. St. Mark's quilters displayed their handiwork in the church on Blanket Sunday, October 1st.  (Read more...)


  Lycoming College Involvement Fair - Lycoming College held its annual Involvement Fair in September, and St. Mark's, as well as multiple organizations attended the fair to provide awareness of their services and offerings.  (Read more...)


  St. Mark's Celebrates the Reformation in October - The School of Religion focusing on the Declaration of the Way; a joint service of Catholics and Lutherans, culminating in the Reformation Sunday commemoration. A grand celebration!  (Read more...)


  Lunch ‘N Fellowship E-X-P-A-N-D-S! - Our Lunch ‘N Fellowship has become a free community meal open to all who come through our doors.   (Read more...)


  The Rite of Confirmation 2017 - Congratulations to: Gabriella Gregory, Elizabeth Haussmann, Amalie Robertson, Owen Gair, Ashton Ott, and Jonah Schreckengast who were confirmed on Sept 17, 2017.  (Read more...)


  Celebration 2017 - Celebrating family involvement with Sunday School and the myriad of other St. Mark's committees and activities.  (Read more...)


  Thank-you Donna Elkin - For most of 2017, Donna Elkin served as St. Mark's interim music Director. She was recognized for her work on Sunday, September 3, 2017.  (Read more...)


  Meet Christian Humcke St. Mark's New Director of Music - Please welcome our new Director of Music, Christian Humcke. He begins his work the first week of September, and will be at the organ on September 10.  (Read more...)


  Happy Birthday Pastor West! - On Sunday, August 27, his St. Mark's family did celebrate Pastor Wests birthday - with cake after the service.  (Read more...)


  Progressions Milestone - Zeigler Girls - On Sunday, August 20, the congregation celebrated the Progressions Milestone with Anna and Laura Zeigler,who will shortly be starting a new phase of life at college.  (Read more...)


  St. Mark's Blood Drive - St Mark's held its first ever blood on Friday July 21, 2017 from 11-3. We met our goal of collecting 20 pints of blood, that will serve 60 patients.  (Read more...)


  Celebrating July 4 with St. Mark's - On July 4, 2017, St. Mark's continued the annual tradition of sharing the spirit of our congregation with our friends and neighbors. From our hospitality tent, we gave away 100's of hot dogs; cases of soda and water, boxes of snacks and buckets full of popcorn. The free concert was enjoyed by over 100 guests. The night was topped off with a wonderful fireworks show.  (Read more...)


  Pastor West Celebrates 35th Anniversary of Ordination - In June, Pastor West celebrated his 35th anniversary of ordination. The milestone was recognized at the Synod Assembly at Susquehanna College, on June 16, 2017.  (Read more...)


  Pandamania VBS - Our Pandamania vacation bible school this year was held from June 18 to June 22, 2017. We had 13 campers and approximately 30 people total with teen helpers and teachers.  (Read more...)