Sunday Worship 8:30am & 11 am Traditional 9:45am Informal
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.

God’s Work – Our Hands

The slogan of the ELCA is “God’s Work — Our Hands”.  We aim to include that passion for sharing God’s love in a physical way in all that we do.

Sunday Aug 19, 2018 was this year’s “God’s Work — Our Hands” Sunday.


On one Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 at 9am we embody this ideal fully as we worship outside in the community helping those in need. Projects this year include:

  • Visit to Kindred Village Square Skilled Nursing facility
  • Dunn Elementary school cleanup, library work, making copies for teachers, backpacks for kids in need,…..
  • Sewing pillowcases for Oaks Indian Mission in Oklahoma
  • Assembling school supplies for refugees from Syria
  • Making cards for our home-bound members & friends
  • Inter-faith Community Service lunch bags
  • Inter-faith Community Hygiene kits assembly
  • Assemble SMLC Blessing Bags
  • SMLC Preschool Gardening project
  • SMLC Landscaping Slope irrigation
  • Signs for Solidarity — making posters in support of refugees and people of different faiths & backgrounds

Look for the signup sheets between services on Sunday Morning.

2017 Highlights

2016 Highlights

2016 “God’s Work — Our Hands” Sunday August 21st.

This year’s projects included:

  • Young children will go to Kindred to sing VBS songs;
  • Teens can have their pick of anything, but the postermaking at Alvin Dunn or litter pick-up on Grand Avenue and in front of Alvin Dunn would be special suggestions;
  • Collecting school items for children in need and provided a backpack
  • Landscape and clean the local elementary school in preparation for their new school year
  • Make sack lunches for the homeless
  • Worship service at a local nursing home including the little kids and their VBS songs
  • Sewn quilts for the local women’s shelter
  • Collected food for Inter-faith Community Services
  • …..and much more!


God’s Work Our Hands 2015 Highlights

God’s Work Our Hands 2014