First Sunday of Advent

Advent starts this Sunday! Please plan to join us after worship for tree decorating and snacks! Please bring a snack or heavy appetizer to share as we trim the tree. Parents, please note that a special guest will join us – St Nicholas! Also remember that St. Mark’s Wednesday evening Advent soup...

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Giving Tuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday. With all the hustle and bustle of the Christmas season, we can easily lose sight of why we give: to share grace and love with others in Christ’s name. Today is an opportunity to give and see your gift multiplied. Take a breather, reflect, give and it’s...

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WEEKEND SCHEDULE UPDATE

We will have our regular Sunday worship, Sunday School, adult discussion group, and Campus Ministry study as scheduled. We expect some rain, so please be cautious on the roads. Be careful and don’t take any risks. We pray for all those who are in the way of the storm – for...

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CROP Hunger Walk

Materials for the Charlottesville CROP Hunger Walk will be distributed on September 16 at 4pm in the Office Building at Westminster Presbyterian. Are you interested in serving as the coordinator for St. Mark this year? Send us a message and let us know! The 47th Annual CROP Hunger Walk will...

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God’s Work, Our Hands

Sunday, September 9th is God’s Work, Our Hands Sunday, where we actively help the Charlottesville community in social ministry. The newly formed Social Ministry Committee has four activities you can sign up to participate in during that week: Buying and assembling birthday party kits for Lutheran Family Services. See sign...

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Campus Ministry kick off BBQ

All members of the congregation are invited to join our UVA students at the Campus Ministry kickoff BBQ at 5:30pm on Friday, August 31. It’s a great opportunity to reconnect with each other and with returning students and to welcome incoming students. Vegetarian options will be available. Bring any favorite...

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Beer & Hymns

Please join us from 7-8pm at Trinity Irish Pub on the Corner for Beer & Hymns! We will meet on the second Monday of each month for singing and fellowship with members of our church, members of other area churches, and of course, the UVA community. No preaching, no pushing,...

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A Prayer for Charlottesville

We pray for peace and gentleness, courage and wisdom, for all who live, visit and are gathered in Charlottesville. We pray especially this weekend as we remember the anniversary of last year’s violence and the loss of Heather Heyer. Let us pray for those experiencing racism and discrimination each day...

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ELCA votes

Can’t Wait for Election Day? Be a part of ELCAvotes this Summer! Election Day is only four months away, and faith leaders are getting involved in civic engagement across the country. ELCAvotes provides support and resources for congregations serving their communities through nonpartisan election activities, voter registration and access to...

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