Adult Faith Formation at St. Mark’s represents a breadth of educational opportunities for the nurturing and renewal of Christian faith. Adult faith formation events are open to all visitors, newcomers, and members. When adult classes are meeting in the building on Sunday mornings, nursery care is available. 

Tuesday Morning Bible Study

The Tuesday Morning Bible Study meets at 11:00 A.M. in the Parish Hall. Our current study is based on a book by Eugene Peterson titled “A Long Obedience in the Same Direction”. Lessons guide us in growing our perseverance. Study guides are provided, but you are encouraged to bring your own Bible. Please call Karen at 814-440-7282 or Terri at 814-602-6912 for more information.

Newcomers Class

Want to know more about the Episcopal Church? If you are new to the Episcopal Church this is a great time to get connected and learn more.  This is the everything-you-need-to-know guide for newcomers. We will explore worship, church structure and sacraments, giving you the framework to share your beliefs and practices, while discerning your way in the Episcopal Church. The next newcomers class is currently taking place on Zoom. Contact Carly Rowe to learn more.

The Episcopal Church for Roman Catholics

Have you ever wondered if the Episcopal Church and the Roman Catholic Church have anything in common? Maybe you wonder what is actually different? If you are a Roman Catholic who has found their way to the Episcopal Church, or if you are a Roman Catholic looking for something new, this group is for you. This 4 week course is designed to explore the differences and the similarities in a safe place where questions are expected. The next group will convene early in September of 2021. Contact Carly Rowe to learn more.