News & Announcements

Choristers to Begin Rehearsal Wednesday, September 2

The Choristers is a choral program for children in the second grade (older first graders, too)  and above. Rehearsals will take place on Wednesday afternoons from 4pm – 5pm and will be held in the Craig Chotard Music Hall at St Mark’s. The Choristers…  Continue Reading »

Catechumenate: Tuesday Evenings Beginning September 8

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Journey in Faith: The Catechumenate  Want to deepen your faith? Meet new people? Come and experience great teaching, about everything from history to prayer to your own gifts for ministry. Great snacks, too. Childcare. The class meets Tuesday  evenings, and there…  Continue Reading »

Interfaith Service and Food Festival Thursday, September 10


Arkansas House of Prayer and the Interfaith Center will present Love Thy Neighbor: Meeting at the Well, featuring musical performances and speakers from several of the world’s religions. This event will be held at St. Mark’s on Thursday, September 10, beginning at…  Continue Reading »

Musings on Mary & Martha and Finger Sandwiches


“…I worried that working for the church—going backstage and seeing all the wires and pulleys—would diminish the mystery and beauty of my experience here. “Backstage” at St. Marks is very often the kitchen, and it was there a few weeks ago, while helping with a funeral reception that I realized it’s had the exact opposite impact. I was awestruck, watching the reception team go to work, spreading linens, arranging flowers, setting out tray after tray of comfort food.… Only it doesn’t just happen. People make it happen. Committee members make it happen. Volunteer cooks and servers and clean-up crews make it happen. It all unfolds so graciously…Because of the Marthas.” Continue reading

Shrimp Boil October 3, 5-9


Plan to attend Saint Mark’s  annual Shrimp Boil to benefit St. Francis House. There’s always Cajun shrimp with all the fixins, music from the Greasy Greens, food served at your table, and fun for the whole family! Tickets only $25…  Continue Reading »

August 30: Rally Day Picnic and Ministry Expo

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Saint Mark’s annual Rally Day Picnic takes place August 30, with Sunday school sign-ups, bouncy house mayhem, delicious BBQ, live music, and a Ministry Expo that’s ALL fun, NO pressure. We promise! Need more incentive? St. Francis House will receive a $5 donation for…  Continue Reading »