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  St. Mark's to Reopen for Regular Sunday Services - Beginning Sunday, February 21, 2021, regular Sunday services will resume at St. Mark's. For everyone's safety, pleas follow the guidelines set forth in this article.  (Read more...)

2/11/2021

  Finley Matthew Hanford Baptized - On Saturday, January 16, 2021, in the Sacrament of Holy Baptism, we welcomed into the Family of God, Finley Matthew Hanford.  (Read more...)

1/17/2021

  St. Mark's Annual Report Issued - The annual report to the congregation was issued in time for the annual meeting on December 13, 2020.  (Read more...)

12/12/2020

  St. Mark's In Person Services Suspended - Beginning on December 16, all in-person worship services, including all mid-week Advent Services and Christmas Eve Services are suspended indefinitely. St. Mark’s will continue to offer video worship services online by way of our Web page and YouTube.  (Read more...)

12/12/2020

  St. Mark's Issues Guidelines for Christmas Eve Services - St. Mark’s is taking important safety precautions for in person worship. If, however, you still are uncomfortable with these steps, please remember that online worship continues to be available through this pandemic.   (Read more...)

11/17/2020

  Operation Christmas Child 2020 - On Sunday, November 8th, the tables were filled with all sorts of goodies ready to be packed into shoeboxes to be sent to children throughout the world as part of Operation Christmas Child.  (Read more...)

11/14/2020

  Celebrating All Saints Sunday - Today, November 1, 2020, we recognize and rejoice in those who joined the Servant Church by Holy Baptism and we honor and remember those who have moved on to the Church Triumphant.  (Read more...)

11/1/2020

  Crop Walk 2020 - On Sunday October 11, 2020, walkers gathered at St. Mark's for Crop Walk 2020. Nearly $1800 was raised by our walkers.   (Read more...)

10/23/2020

  Harvest Home Sunday - On Harvest Home Sunday, our thoughts go toward feeding the hungry in our community.  (Read more...)

10/20/2020

  Sunday School Blankets - In September, our Sunday school kids worked on putting together “knot blankets”. These were on display along with the quilts our St. Mark’s ladies made for Blanket Sunday.   (Read more...)

10/15/2020

  Blessing of Pets - Pastor Vasey invited all pet owners to have their pets blessed in a brief ceremony on October 4, 2020  (Read more...)

10/4/2020

  Count Your Blessings: Blanket Sunday - Blanket Sunday occurred on October 4, 2020.  (Read more...)

10/4/2020

  St. Mark's Parish House Celebrates 80 Years - When dedicated in 1940, the Parish House of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Williamsport was called “one of best equipped and up-to-date parish and educational houses.” It has served the congregation for 80 years.  (Read more...)

9/13/2020

  Sunday School Resumes on September 13 - Sunday School will be resuming on September 13 at 9:15am!  (Read more...)

7/9/2020

  St. Mark’s Lutheran Responds to Pandemic with Online Worship - Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, professional staff and members of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Williamsport, have been working together to produce online weekly Sunday worship services for parishioners and members of the community.  (Read more...)

6/15/2020

  Meet Music Director Sam Robinson - Beginning Sunday May 24, 2020, we welcomed our new Music Director, Samuel Robinson. He has been providing music for our online services since then.  (Read more...)

6/1/2020

  Lenten Services Cancelled - Due to COVID-19 pandemic, St. Mark's is suspending all Saturday and Sunday Worship Services, Wednesday Mid-week Lenten Services, and daily Morning Prayer.  (Read more...)

3/17/2020

  Letter From the Bishop: Follow Martin Luther's Example - The presiding Bishop of the ELCA, Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton addresses concerns about COVID-19, in an open letter to pastors and members of the Church.  (Read more...)

3/16/2020

  St. Mark's Building Attains Milestone - Founded in 1852, St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Williamsport, is celebrating the 60th anniversary of the dedication of its current sanctuary located at the foot of the Market Street bridge.  (Read more...)

2/22/2020

  Farewell to Christian - Christian Humcke, Organist and Music Director of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, played his final worship service with St. Mark's on February 9, 2020.  (Read more...)

2/17/2020

  Souper Bowl Sunday - The youth of St. Mark’s are helping to tackle hunger in the Greater Williamsport community by participating in the 30th annual Souper Bowl of Caring.  (Read more...)

2/2/2020

  Welcoming Finley Stugart Through Baptism - On Sunday December 15, 2019, we welcomed Finley Brielle Stugart through the Sacrament of Holy Baptism.  (Read more...)

12/15/2019

  Pageant of Christian Symbols Celebrated - On November 24, St. Mark's held its first ever Chrismpn service. The congregation met for one service to explore the Chrismon tradition through readings and hymns.   (Read more...)

12/8/2019

  Bishop Collins Presides at Pastor Vasey's Installation - With great ceremony, Pastor Brian Vasey was formally installed as the Pastor of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, on Sunday, November 24, 2019.  (Read more...)

11/25/2019

  The Williamsport Camerata Performs to Support Organ Repairs - On Sunday November 17, 2019, in the nave of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, the Williamsport Camerata presented its second concert, under the direction of Christian Humcke and Harry Claude Baum.   (Read more...)

11/18/2019

  An All Saint's Sunday Welcome To Pastor Brian Vasey - November 3, 2019 was celebrated as All Saint's Sunday at St. Mark's. And while we remembered and recognized our Saints, we also rejoiced and welcomed our new pastor.  (Read more...)

11/11/2019

  All Saints' Day - We recognize and rejoice in those who joined the Church Militant by Holy Baptism and honor and remember those who have moved on to the Church Triumphant.  (Read more...)

11/2/2019

  St. Mark's New Pastor Brian David Vasey - Pastor Brian David Vasey of Lewisburg has accepted the call of St. Mark's congregation to serve as our new pastor.  (Read more...)

10/20/2019

  The Gift of Warmth - With cold weather approaching, our thoughts go to the warmth of blankets. St. Mark's quilters displayed their handiwork in the church on Blanket Sunday.  (Read more...)

10/10/2019

  Thank You Pastor James West - On January 29, 2017 we welcomed Pastor James West to lead us in worship. He was to be our interim pastor, to lead us through the process of calling a new pastor. Now, some 33 months later we finally say farewell.  (Read more...)

10/6/2019

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