THIS WEEKEND: July 25 & 26, 2015 - Clean Out Your Closets and Help the Poor by Donating to St. Vincent de Paul at St. Mark Parish!
Donating to St. Vincent de Paul is easy and convenient - right here at St. Mark Parish. Bring gently used clothing and household items (nothing ripped, torn or stained - no furniture) to the St. Mark Parish Parking lot on July 25 & 26, 2015 and look for the large St. Vincent Truck. To have furniture picked up, call 206-767-3835. Help us Stuff the Truck to help the poor. We sell the donated items at St. Vinnie’s thrift stores.
Times: Saturday, July 25th: 4 pm – 6:30 pm Sunday, July 26th: 8:30 am – 2 pm
St. Vincent de Paul and St. Mark Parish thank you for your generous support!
Join us for the Family Rosary tonight in the Church at 6:30 pm! The family rosary is prayed every Monday night and all are welcome for this special time of prayer. Bring your family from home, a couple of friends, or come by yourself to join in prayer with your parish family!
Daily Mass has been cancelled at St. Mark this week - July 7 - 11, 2015. Mass will resume Saturday, July 11 at 5 PM for the Vigil liturgy. The St. Joseph Carmelite Monastery has daily Mass at 7:30 AM every day and their address is 2215 NE 147th St, Shoreline, WA 98155. For the annual Novena to Our Lady of Mount Carmel, there will also be Mass at 7:45 PM every evening until July 16th at the Monastery.
Carmelite Christmas in July Starting on July 4, it's time for Christmas in July! St. Mark Parish is committed to reaching out to the Carmelite Sisters here in our Shoreline community! The Carmelites have an amazing ministry of prayer and we are honored to help them fulfill this ministry by providing them with food, household, and personal items twice a year. Please be generous in your support by taking stars from the Giving Tree, which will be in the vestibule of the Church, and returning the items to Sullivan Hall, unwrapped, by July 26th. Thank you very much for your generosity!
Today is the last day for early registration and the discounted registration fee of $150 per person for the "Healing the Whole Person" Conference on August 21-23 at St. Mark! General registration begins tomorrow at the increased fee of $170 per person. Registration closes on August 5. Please click the attached link to register and for complete information on the retreat. Hotel lodging information can be found on our parish website.
There will be NO DAILY MASS this week (Tuesday - Saturday) due to the annual Archdiocesan Priest Days retreat in Ocean Shores. The regular schedule of masses resume Saturday evening at the 5 PM Vigil Mass. Please keep all the priests from our Archdiocese in your prayers as they reflect, renew, and plan for the coming months ahead. Thank you for understanding!
FATHER'S DAY NOVENA MASS CARDS Father's Day is this Sunday, June 21st. Novena Mass cards and offering envelopes are available in the vestibule of the Church in the pamphlet rack to the left of the doors to Sullivan Hall. Offering envelopes and donations are due back to the parish office no later than this Friday (6/19) at 1:00 pm.
It is a wonderful gift to give to your father this Sunday and is also a beautiful way to honor him in prayer if your father has passed. His name will be included in the Father's Day novena of Masses and please feel free to include the names of any other fathers you would like to pray for on the envelope you turn in. If you have any questions, you can call the office at 206-364-7900. Bring in your offering envelope with names listed to the office today!