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.

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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