January 10, 2018
This eNewsletter replaces "This Week at St. Mark's" and is published on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.

Publication Deadlines:
Sunday Bulletin Announcements: Tuesday
Wednesday Lion:  5 days prior (Friday)

Submissions should be emailed to  office@stmarksevanston.org

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Inside this Edition of The eLion:

2018 Annual Campaign: A People Called. . . To Become the Story We Tell:  
S t. Mark's Annual Pledge Campaign launched on Sunday, January 7!  
By now you should have received a letter from the Stewardship Team (Debra Bullock, Aina Gutierrez, Ted Richardson).  
If you have not, please let us know by sending an email to stewardship@stmarksevanston.org
As of today, we hav e reached 31% of our $276,000 goal with pledges received from 18 households. We are confident we can reach our goal with everyone's help!  
You can even make your pledge contributions online by going to our website, www.stmarksevanston.org and clicking on the DONATE button.  

If you weren't in church on January 7th to hear the "kick-off sermon" you can read it here: http://turtledeb.blogspot.com and, to see the bulletin insert, click here.
. . . For more information about the Annual Campaign, about social justice and outreach, and about Tai Chi, square dancing, coffee with the rector and much much more. Click here.
The Texts for the Weeks Ahead

Sunday, January 14
Second Sunday after the Epiphany
1 Samuel 3:1-10
Psalm 139:1-5, 12-17
1 Corinthians 6:12-20
John 1:43-51
Sunday, January 21
1 Corinthians 7:29-31
Here I am, for you called me." 
1 Samuel 3:4