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Whoever you are and wherever you are on your life’s journey,
there is a place for you here at San Marcos Lutheran.
Do you sometimes have questions about faith?
At San Marcos Lutheran we encourage questions.
This is a place where God’s inclusive love is proclaimed.
We are a community of grace where we are equipped to follow Jesus in compassionately loving our neighbors.

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Silence in the Face of Evil is Evil

“Silence in the face of evil is evil itself. God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.” — Dietrich Bonhoeffer These days I’ve been haunted by the above words of Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer. He wrote this during the time when the Institutional Churches either cooperated with their government or turned their backs to the atrocities…

All will be well…

Thoughts on the presence of God in all circumstances by Past Karla (all quotes are songs from the Taizé Community) “Within our darkest nights, you kindle the fire that never dies away.” There has been a lot of fear lately in our society. Fear of immigrants, refugees, fear for what will happen to immigrants, refugees. Fear about the future of this country from…

Looking to Jesus

“Let us lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith.” Hebrews 12 Welcome to fall! So many wonderful things are happening here at San Marcos Lutheran and in our daily lives. There are opportunities for service, growth,…

Gratitude in Action

“I thank my God every time I remember you, constantly praying with joy in every one of my prayers for all of you, because of your sharing in the gospel from the first day until now.” Philippians1:3-5 Saint Paul begins his letter to the Christians in Philippi with this wonderful note of gratitude. He is grateful for the partnership in ministry he…