As a member church of the United Church of Christ, St. Mark's supports the work of the national church and its special and emergency offerings to help those in need. Also, the local church provides financial support to a variety of nondenominational assistance efforts.
Through the end of July 2021, St. Mark's has contributed over $2,500.00
The ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING Offering is received during the Lenten season. OGHS supports partners in countries with ministries that fund health, education and agricultural development, emergency relief and refugee ministries, both as a domestic and as an international response.
At Pentecost, St. Mark's participates in the STRENGTHEN THE CHURCH Offering.
On World Communion Sunday in October, the church receives the NEIGHBORS IN NEED Offering.
In December, St. Mark's also participates in THE CHRISTMAS FUND, providing financial support to retired clergy. A percentage of the church's Advent/Christmas Offerings is designated for THE CHRISTMAS FUND.
In addition, monies are received for GOD IS STILL SPEAKING as well as other special offerings of the wider church outreach.
Through Church World Service, the church has participated in the Blanket Program and the Emergency Bucket Program.
Through the end of July 2021, St. Mark's has contributed over $2,700.00 to these special offerings and programs.