Pastor’s Blog

Giving into Temptations
June 01, 2018

Giving into Temptations

Giving into Temptations Growing up in a middle class neighborhood in a Detroit suburb, I was an easy target for taunting because I was small and skinny, loved to read and do well in school,...

What Does This Mean
May 18, 2018

What Does This Mean?!

“What Does This Mean?!” “What does this mean?”  Acts 2:12 The people looked around and saw and heard things that were confusing and even a little frightening. Unknown to most of them on the street,...

Christ at Home in Our Hearts
May 11, 2018

Christ at Home in Our Hearts

“And I pray that Christ will be more and more at home in your hearts, living within you as you trust in him.” Ephesians 3:17 (The Living Bible) – Apostle Paul’s letter to the Ephesians...

Play Dough In God's Hands
May 04, 2018

Play Dough in God’s Hands

    Sixty-one years ago, on May 5, 1957, St. Mark’s first worship service was held. Fifty-eight people came that day. Many people had worked and prayed for months to get to that day. God...

Palm Sunday
March 23, 2018

Were You There?

  “Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!” “Crucify him! Crucify him!” The last week of Jesus’ life is book-ended by those two cries...

Return to God
March 16, 2018

Return to God

  The decal on the center of the basketball court floor says, “March Madness.” The college teams are playing their hearts out because now every game matters. The madness occupies entire cities, including Tucson, passionate...