Faith in Action
March 20, 2019
Did You Know?
Our next "Meet Me at Muldoon's" is Saturday,
April 6, 2019

Our Spring Blood Drive is April 7, 2019
"Help fight cancer! Give blood!"
Contact Gary Johnston at 714-267-7152

Click here for our 2019 Lenten Brochure

Sunday's scripture readings are available for you to listen to on our website home page: www.stmarkpresbyterian.org

Announcements
CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICE: Join us as we celebrate the life of Debra Daly on Sunday, March 31 at 2:00pm . (light reception to follow service)

THIS SUNDAY AT 11:00AM:    
Jennifer McCullough, will lead us in our discussion as part of our EarthCare Presentation on  Living Joyfully with Enough: The Journey Towards an Ethical and Sustainable Wardrobe.  Come learn about how to do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly in the clothes you wear out into the world. You are encouraged to wear your best ethical outfit to the event. If you’re not sure what that means, please attend the presentation to learn more!  Childcare is provided for this series .

JOIN US: Next Wednesday, March 27, we host Sara Burback, Director of Outreach for Churches for Middle East Peace (CMEP) to hear about their work. CMEP encourages Christians in the US to embrace a holistic perspective on the Middle East, advocating for human rights, security, and justice for Israelis, Palestinians, and all of the people of the region. Bring your questions and join us at 1:00 in the Conference Room in the Administration Building to hear about CMEP's work. 
HOLY WEEK
Maundy Thursday Worship, April 18, 7:00pm Join us for a service of contemplation and holy communion as we embrace the story of Jesus’ last supper. 
Good Friday Worship, April 19, noon, at First Presbyterian Church in Orange St. Mark joins First, New Hope, and Canyon Hills Presbyterian Churches in a combined service remembering Jesus’ rejection, suffering, and death. 
Annual Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt, Saturday, April 20, 10:00–12:00pm  St. Mark will host a multigenerational brunch and egg hunt. All are welcome!
Easter Saturday Worship, April 20, 5:00pm Join us for a celebration of the Resurrection with lively arts! 
Easter Sunday Worship, April 21, 9:00am and 10:30am 
9:00 a.m.  Worship, Childcare & Sunday School  (3yr-6 th grade)
10:30 a.m.  Worship, Childcare & Sunday School  (3yr - K only)
Join us for a celebration of the Resurrection, including an open invitation to join the choir in singing the Hallelujah Chorus. 

JOIN US ON SATURDAY, MARCH 30TH (from 2 to 4pm) at the St. Mark Ladies Spring Tea. Enjoy traditional and herbal teas, homemade finger sandwiches, scones, and sweets as we relax and celebrate the season. Bring your favorite teacup and wear your favorite hat (but we’ll have a tea cup on hand if you don’t have one) and share your “tea” stories. You are welcome to invite friends and neighbors. Cost is $5 per person and is payable when you sign up. Stop by our table  on the patio Sunday after worship.

NEW MEMBERS WORKSHOP:   If you are interested in exploring membership at St. Mark, our next New Member Inquirers Workshop will be  Saturday, March 23rd , from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM, with lunch provided. If you are interested or have questions, contact Sue-Ann Wichman at 949.644.1341 or

SAVE THE DATES:
Sunday, April 7, 2019
St. Mark Blood Drive. Sign-up on the patio after worship Sunday.
Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 6-8pm.  Shall We Dance? The St. Mark "King & Thai" Social.
Sunday, April 28 - Sunday, May 12  St. Mark is hosting Family Promise in Fellowship Hall from April 28 through May 12 and from Sunday June 16 through June 29. And we need lots of volunteers to help. Keep an eye out for sign-up opportunities soon.


Still to Come

THURSDAY
7:30 AM Women's Book Group

3:00 PM Meditation Group

7:00 PM Choir Rehearsal


SATURDAY
9:00 AM New Members Class

5:00 PM Saturdays @ 5 Worship Service

SUNDAY
9:30 AM Worship

10:45 AM FCAT

11:00 AM EarthCare Presentation

11:00 AM Handbells

5:30 PM Youth Group

Upcoming Events

3/21 Meditation Group

3/23 New Members Class

3/30 St. Mark Spring Tea

3/31 Blood Pressure Screening

3/31 Debra Daly Celebration of Life 2:00 PM followed by reception

4/6 Volleyball Event @ 9AM

4/6 "Meet Me at Muldoon's"

4/7 Red Cross Blood Drive

4/18 Maundy Thursday Worship @ 7PM

4/19 Good Friday Worship @ Noon in Orange

4/20 All Church Easter Brunch and Egg Hunt @10 AM

4/20 Saturday Easter Worship @5 PM

4/21 Easter Sunday worship
9:00 AM &
10:30 AM




Office Hours
 Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  
Phone: 949.644.1341
Fax: 949.644.6558
 Email: stmark@stmarkpresbyterian.org
See our website for more info:
www.stmarkpresbyterian.org