Our Church Council:
Don Bickel, Dottie Bobbitt, Raul “Bubba” Calzadilla, Jim Hirschman,
Tom Johnson, Bob Kramer, Maria Martin, Luis Quevedo
The Congregational Council meets every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in Weant Hall.
Next metting is Febuary 7.
All Council members are asked to attend, if you can not attend please let the church office know ASAP.
All members of St. Mark's are welcome to attend council meetings.
CONGREGATIONAL ANNUAL MEETING will be held on Sunday, February 19th
after the service.
Christian Education committee is responsible for the organization, promotion and supervision of the educational activities within the church, including Sunday school, Vacation Bible School. Oversee the nursery.
Communication committee establishes and maintains communication among the congregation. In emergency situations, be the lifeline by which members stay in contact with each other and staff. Calls and assists members who are in need of comfort and assistance.
Evangelism committee seeks to stimulate and direct the congregation in a continuous program of personal witness & outreach activities. Involves the congregation to revitalize indifference and disseminate the gospel message to the un-churched. Chairperson:
Fellowship committee plans and coordinates the weekly fellowship hour after service. Coordinate, plan and execute special events of the congregation, related to both worship and service projects. Chairperson:
Finance committee sees that the financial affairs of the congregation are conducted efficiently and appropriately. Assures that bills are paid promptly and reserved funds invested wisely.
German Ministries committee oversees the promotion of this new ministry to insure its vitality in the life of our congregation. Chairperson:
Global Ministry committee promotes the missionary work of the church outside the borders of this country. Informs the congregation of missionaries and encourages congregational support.
Music & Worship committee oversees that all Sunday and non-Sunday worship services are scheduled and conducted in accordance with liturgies of the Lutheran Church. Organizes and coordinates the schedules for all auxiliary worship related entities; choir, cantors, readers, crucifer/acolytes, ushers and altar guild.
Property committee oversees the maintenance and protection of all church property. Makes recommendations for repairs and improvements when necessary.
Social Ministry committee is responsible for promoting the congregation's ministry to our community. Involves the congregation in community programs to foster social justice and combats poverty. Seek immediate assistance for the needy in our congregation.
Stewardship committee promotes our sense of giving as we become aware of our needs and those of others.
Youth committee promotes activities among young people of the congregation, primarily of a fellowship nature.