Posts from July 2016

Posts from July 2016

July Community Lunch

“Making Caring Connections In Our Community” is the St. Mark vision. This month the Womens League connected with Brats and Beans during our monthly free community lunch. special thanks to Donna Robinson for the wonderful pictures

Kevin Bacon at St. Mark Vacation Bible School!

It was a busy first day at St. Mark Chesterland’s Barnyard Round-up Vacation Bible School! It started off with a guest appearance by none other than Kevin Bacon Take a look at the video below to see Kevin’s intro: Here is a gallery featuring some  first day activities.

Pastor Matzke on Twitter

I'm happy to announce my return to "His Time" with @KFUOAndy on August 26, 9:00 am EST. Listen live at — Mark Matzke (@ReverendMatzke) July 21, 2016

CRUISE IN To St. Mark Chesterland

On July, 16, 2016, a gorgeous summer evening, St. Mark,  Chesterland Ohio, opened its parking lot to  car and truck enthusiasts   displaying  their vintage , Corvettes,  GTO’s , Semi’s,  and pick up trucks . Conversations revolved around carburetors and fellowship as St. Mark’s members put some action into their vision statement “Making Caring Connections in Our Community,” by connecting with  the car and truck loving community in Chesterland and beyond. Special Thanks to Donna Toth and Donna Robinson for the wonderful pictures

Kirsten Zimmerman- Missionary to El Salvador

On Sunday, July 10th, Kirsten Zimmerman addressed the congregation of St. Mark Lutheran Church in Chesterland about her work at Love & Hope Children’s Home in Santa Tecla, El Salvador. She told of the challenges and victories of the last 4 1/2 years, and updated St. Mark on the status of the children under her care. Following Kirsten is easy: On Instagram: @kirstenzimm Her blog: These ways always contain great photos! Or, look for monthly updates in the St.…

July, 2016 Men’s Fellowship Breakfast

The first Saturday of every month (this month, moved to the second Saturday, due to the Independence Day holiday), the men of St. Mark informally gather at the Rise and Dine Restaurant in Chesterland at 9 am to have breakfast and hear a short message by various speakers. A great opportunity to “shoot the breeze” and get to know each other. For further information leave a message for Ron Cudnik at 440-729-1668 On Saturday, Tom Meyer spoke on “How Christians…

Proclaiming the Gospel at the Chesterland Independence Day Parade

St. Mark proclaimed the Gospel in song as our Praise team participated in the Chesterland Independence Day Parade. Our Pastors and members passed out Frisbees featuring the contact information for St. Mark to those viewing the parade along route 306.  Seeing the smiling faces, watching many clap to our songs  made this a fun experience  for all those that participated. Here is a Video from the St. Mark YouTube Site A photo gallery of the event

June Free Lunch

Special Thanks to Bada Bing Pizza and Catering for providing Pizza for the St. Mark July Community Lunch. In addition to the pizza, the St. Mark Womans League provided salads, fruit and home made desserts. Here is a picture gallery of the event thanks to Donna Robinson for the pictures