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.
During March/April St. Mark's collected $1,249.00 for ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING. 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.
In June the church collected $529.00 for STRENGTHEN THE CHURCH.
In addition, monies collected for GOD IS STILL SPEAKING and NEIGHBORS IN NEED totaled $111.00.
All total $1,889.00 was expended by St. Mark's to support benevolent ministries for wider church outreach in for the first seven months of 2019.