A Beginner’s Guide to Biblical Hebrew, Sundays, April 23- July 30 4:00–5:30PM

In this 14-session class, at, St. Mark’s Community Center, we will cover the basics of Biblical Hebrew: the alphabet, how to sound out words, some grammar, and some cultural tidbits about Biblical Hebrew. We will also have fun! This class is open to all denominations and religions. We will be focusing solely on reading Biblical … [Read more…]

Easter Lecture Series: Christian Spiritual Practices, Wednesday evenings, 7:00-8:30PM

April 19: Ignatian Spirituality: The Rev. Jim Blaetner of Santa Clara University. Come learn about the spirituality of our neighborhood Jesuits. April 26: Franciscan Spirituality: Sr. Sarah Kohles, OSF, from the Sisters of St. Francis of Dubuque, Iowa.Sister will discuss the life and spirituality of St. Francis and his followers. May 3: Anglican Spirituality: The Rt. … [Read more…]

Health and Wellness Classes

St. Mark’s offers monthly programs in cooperation  with Bay Area Older Adults (BAOA) that are focused on helping our community maintain physical and emotional well-being. Upcoming dates: Tuesdays at 11am: April 11: Health Care Planning May 9: Stress Reduction Please enroll in BAOA classes at bayareaolderadults.org

Chair Yoga: Mondays, 4-5pm

We have a wonderful chair yoga teacher who leads us through gentle stretching exercises and simple meditations each week. This is a class focused on folks 50+, but anyone is welcome. We ask for a $10/session donation (or $32 for a series of four classes), but no one is turned away.

Interfaith Lecture Series: The Three Children of Abraham: Getting to know our Muslim, Jewish, and Christian Neighbors March 14, 21 & 28 at 7pm-8:30pm

March 14: The Basics of Christian, Muslim and Jewish Faith March 21: Extremism in Christianity, Islam and Judaism March 28: What we hold in common as the Three Children of Abraham St, Mark’s is partnering with Islamic Networks Group (ING), a non-profit organization that promotes interfaith understanding and education for the public.  ING and St. … [Read more…]