Pastor’s Weekly Message


18
Aug 2023
At Home With God

By Rev. Kevin Lester Over the last 10 years, home renovation shows have become a phenomenon on television. Remember chanting “MOVE THAT BUS!” at the end of “Extreme Home Makeover” episodes? Since then, there have been cable networks whose entire programming is teams of folks working together to renovate homes, flip houses, and redecorate on a budget. I have been thinking about these shows quite a bit over the last month, as teams of church members have come into our space at the Sanctuary Campus to repair, restore, and redecorate the rooms......

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God and Fire

God and Fire

What did the fireman say when the church caught on fire? Holy smoke! (Is it too early to joke?) As you know, we had a fire at the Wesley House early Wednesday morning. The...


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Our Pastors and Their Roles

Our Pastors and Their Roles

At Annual Conference this year, I took photos with several former Associate Pastors from here at St. Mark’s. You’ll see in the photo above Jonathan Arnpriester (1992-1996), Jennifer Hageman (2006-2011), Tom Jelinek (2005-2006) and...


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Audacity

Audacity

Audacious! So many of you mentioned my shoes on Sunday. Mine are in the photo above, the pair on the bottom left. They are high, impractical, a little too big (the danger of online...


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