Weekly E-bulletin

St. Mark's This Week
Service Assistants Sunday, 
February 5 at 10:30am
Verger: Paul Shane
First Reading: Don Kyser
Second Reading: Beth Wentworth
Intercessor: Carter Strite
Chalicer: Don Kyser
Acolytes: Feild Pennington, Jackson Neal
Ushers: Tommy Clifton, Howard Pugh, Jim Contner, Jan Niederschuh
Greeters: Scott & Feild Pennington
Children's Worship: Malinda Collier and Bill Crowder
Nursery: Meredith Franklin
Altar Guild: Ivy Burnes & Mickie Jones
Coffee Hour Sponsors: Karen Hardison & Amy Strite, Jeanine & Mike Maruca, Annette Spanel
Altar Flowers: Pam Piercy
Alter Guild Zoom Host: Nora Thompson
Readings for this Sunday: 
Readers and the Intercessor must be in-person
Isaiah 58:1-9a
Psalm 112:1-9
1 Corinthians 2: 1-12
Matthew 5: 13-20
Vestry meets Saturday, February 4 from 9am - 1pm
Pastoral Care Team meets Sunday at noon.
Sacred Ground meets Sunday at 2pm.
Community Reads concludes February 7, 7pm via Zoom. We are reading Invisible Child, Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City by Andrea Elliott.
Want to know more - check it out on our website
Pledge Campaign Update!
The Stewardship Team is grateful to report that our pledge campaign goal is within reach. To date, we have received 95 pledges well on our way to the 100 pledge goal. 
Full participation by returning donors, and by a group of new donors, could put us over the top! If you have not yet made your financial commitment to the work of church, CLICK HERE to pledge online. Each of your gifts, regardless of amount, is an affirmation of our shared life in community.
Howard Pugh, Stewardship                                 
Suzanne Long, Treasurer
Outreach Ministries
Food Pantry service continues outside on 2nd and 4th Saturdays!
We need help preparing bags for the 2nd and 4th Saturday distribution! Let us know if you can help.
Contact Karen Franklin if you have a donation, can help pack bags, assist with distribution, forpop247@gmail.com
Please Remember in your Prayers this Week:
Parishioners: Robin Goodman, Isabel and Miles Tucker, Larry Dawson, Carole Shahda, Terrance Prokosh, Tamara Orr, Mike Oliver, Ryn Kennedy, Steve Row, Sam Shute, Ethel Kutteroff, Margaret Franklin, Gray Morris, Phyllis Iverson, Juette Iverson, Diane Hoover, David Christiana, Samantha Ridley, Bill Piercy, and Doris Enroughty.
Our extended family and friends: Shanae, Amy Burks, Bryson Henderson, Mary-Margaret, Joe Ruskowski, Paula, Bobby Walthall, Sandi, Hiram, Lane Hopkins, Kristy Rose, Renee Reid, Alicia Golden, Emily Tafel, Bill Dawson, Joe Earnest, Sheila Daly, Dao and Hoang Tran, Brontë Spalding, Martha, Carolyn Campbell, David Peake, Gwen Weylon, Randi Smith, Nancy Strite, Allison, Stefan, Abby Bishop, Carver Elementary Class 210, Harold Rhodes, Karl, David Dotson, Marion Broome, Stephen Brown, Jay Shatzkin and family, Hollis Daniels, and Donna Raubenstine.
Please contact the office with any changes to the prayer list.