The Congregation of Mark the Evangelist values worship and preaching, good music, hospitality and service.
Weekly worship is on Sundays at 10am, including a children's program during school term.
The congregation operates UnitingCare Hotham Mission, in co-operation with other church and community groups in the area, reflecting our concern to address poverty and marginalisation.
We run regular study groups and faith education series exploring faith for the contemporary world.
You are very welcome to join us in any of our activities!
The following links are to the Revised Common Lectionary commentary pages of Howard Wallace and Bill Loader, and are suggested as preparation for hearing the readings in worship for the Sunday indicated above. Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11 Psalm 126 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 John 1:6-8,19-28Read more »
During Advent each year, the Christian year teaches us to once again become Israel, recognizing our sin and need, thus waiting, longing, hoping, calling, praying for the coming of the Messiah, the advent of justice, and the in-breaking of shalom. We go through the ritual of desiring the kingdom—a kindRead more »
View or print as a PDF Advent 2 10/12/2017 Isaiah 40:1-11 Psalm 85 Mark 1:1-8 To those looking for peace comes the cry, Comfort, O comfort my people, says your God. “Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and cry to her that she has served her term, that her penalty is paid.”Read more »