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THIS WEEK- Sunday, Jan. 13
9am Children's Chapel

10am Sunday School 

New to Sunday School in 2019? All are welcome! Fill out the Sunday School Registration Form and bring it with you. 



Coming Up
Jan. 20- Sunday Suppers




Youth and families are taking over  Sunday Suppers
 outreach in 2018-19! Pizza will be served before we leave for Franklin Square. Gather at 5:45pm, leave for Franklin Square at 6pm, return to St. Mark's by 7pm. There are lots of ways to get involved. 


Annual Family Ski Trip- Last Chance To Register!

Our annual St. Mark's Ski Trip will be Feb. 15-18 in Canaan Valley, WV. We will be staying at  Blackwater Falls Lodge . There is something for all ages-- sledding, a restaurant/pub, cross country skiing, game room, and indoor pool all onsite! Timberline and Canaan Ski Resorts are both nearby for skiing during the day, and we will all enjoy quality time together with games/movies/arts and crafts in the evenings back at the lodge. 

You must reserve your room(s) by January 10th. Rooms are available on a first come first serve basis, so the sooner you book the better! 

TO RESERVE YOUR ROOM: 
Call 304-259-5216 and make your reservation. Ask for a room in the St. Mark's block. Rooms in our block have a group rate of $104.40 per night plus 12% tax. Be prepared to make payment at the time of your call. Note: outside of our room block there are suites and cabins available at a group rate. The lodge manager can give you more information about those options at the number above.

ONCE YOU RESERVE YOUR ROOM:
Email me to let me know so that I can add you to the list. Ski reservations and other plans will all be solidified shortly after the new year.

SKI RESERVATIONS:
We offer group rate lift ticket and rental options at  Canaan Valley Resort  (about a 20min drive for the lodge).   CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.




Save the Date: Summer Service Trips
January 20- High School Service Trip Interest Meeting 

This summer, June 16-22, rising 9th through 12th graders will travel to Philadelphia to spend a week of service with The Episcopal Mission Center. Join us at 11am in the Adams Room after Sunday School to learn more about this amazing opportunity for our high school youth.
February 24- Middle School Service Trip Interest Meeting

Our rising 6th-8th grade will spend 4 days/3 nights together service in DC this summer. We will serve with many important organizations in our neighborhood and community as well as spend some bonding time together as a group. Join us at 11am on Feb. 24 for an interest meeting to learn more. 
Caroline McReynolds-Adams | Youth and Family Ministries | 202.543.0053, ext. 320 | caroline.mcreynoldsadams@stmarks.net | www.stmarks.net