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John Lewis Quotes

On July 17, 2020 the world lost a giant in the fight for civil rights when John Lewis lost his life to cancer. What better way to memorialize this great leader than to present a compilation of just some of his compelling quotes. Here is just one such list. https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/john-lewis-quotes One of his most famous…

Martin Luther Speaks About Pandemic and Politics

7-19-2020 It may be worth your time to listen again to “Martin Luther Speaks about Pandemic and Politics”. These videos were originally published on this website about 3 months ago when the COVID-19 pandemic was in its early phases.  Our nation is now at increasing risk as both the pandemic intensity and political corruption and…

Mitik the Walrus Wears a Mask

Mitik is a clever Walrus who lives at Pt Defiance Zoo in Tacoma. Mitik says: “Do a good deed task, And wear a mask!” We say: “Don’t roll the dice, Follow Mitik’s advice!” Addendum: Why are some people so resistant to wearing masks and doing social distancing when it is clearly to protect them, their…

Holy Trinity Sunday – June 7, 2020

Our God is Three is One.  Our God is one in Three!  Today we celebrate the mystery of the Holy Trinity–of who God is for us, with us, and around us.  God loves and is present in so many ways. Today’s service includes messages by ELCA Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton. The grace of our Lord…

The Labyrinth is Open

On these gloriously sunny days, if you want to practice spiritual nurture (and promise to practice social distancing as well), the St. Mark labyrinth is open for prayerful meditation. The labyrinth is located between the sanctuary and the educational wing with an entrance from the side parking lot. (The church building unfortunately is closed due…

More Resources for Corona Virus (COVID-19) Information

Both of the below websites update their information on a daily basis. For the latest local Information see the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) website: https://www.doh.wa.gov/Emergencies/Coronavirus For the latest national information see the Centers for Disease Control website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/summary.html