For those who have not yet made their pledge to the church, here is the format. We will receive pledges for 2016 through the month of December. The forms are available in the narthex.
Thank you for your support!
I acknowledge that I am a God gifted person of the Christian faith. I pledge that I will apply my God given faith and abilities toward the common good of the communities in which I work, live and play. In addition, I pledge my God given faith and abilities to further the ministry of St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in making everyone see what is the plan of the mystery hidden for ages in God who created all things; so that through the church the wisdom of God in its rich variety may be now made known to the rulers and authorities. (Eph. 3:10)
Time. I will worship on a regular basis. I will pray on a regular basis. I will spend time in the Word of God on a regular basis.
Talent: I will share my God given abilities by serving in these ways:
Adult/Youth Choir ____ Altar Guild ____ Assisting Minister____ Church Decorating ___Communion Ass’t____COOL____Drama ____ Hospitality____
Instrumentalist____ Investments_____ Lector____Offering Teller ____ PADS____Prayer Team____Property & Grounds____Social Justice____
Stephen Ministry____Technology Team ____ Testify_____Usher _____
Women of St. Mark’s_____Yarns of Compassion_____Youth & Family _____
I pledge $______weekly to Budget (operating expenses)
I pledge $ ________ to Debt Reduction (Vision Fund)
7Each of you must give as you have made up your mind, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. 8And God is able to provide you with every blessing in abundance, so that by always having enough of everything, you may share abundantly in every good work. 2 Cor. 9:7-8