To learn more or to volunteer for these ministries, please email the church office (

Peace Community Center

Meals: Twice a year members prepare and serve a meal.

Tutoring: Members are involved with tutoring local students each week.

Learn more about Peace Community Center.

Habitat for Humanity

Groups from St. Mark’s participate in Habitat builds in our local community and we also travel to other countries through the Habitat Global Village Program.

Learn more about Habitat For Humanity in Tacoma/Pierce County.

Lutheran World Relief

Create: health kits, school kits, baby hats, layettes and midwife kits.

Donate: Lutheran World Relief Boxcar Fund.

Learn more about Lutheran World Relief.

Bread for the World

Bread for the World is an all-ages collective of Christian voices urging our nation’s leaders to end hunger at home and abroad.

As a congregation, we participate in an annual Offering of Letters and seek to educate ourselves on issues of hunger. This will take place on Sunday, October 14, 2018.

Learn more about Bread for the World.

Empowering Life

This faith-based non-profit works to support the incarcerated woman at Washington Corrections Center in Purdy and at Mission Creek Center for Women in Belfair.

St. Mark’s members have the opportunity to worship with the women of WCCW twice each month.

Nativity House

St. Mark’s serves a mid-day meal every 4th Saturday to an average of 200 people at this drop-in day shelter in Tacoma. Families serve together and make a difference in the lives of others.

Learn more about Nativity House.

Nourish - NW Tacoma Food Bank

Join the team which volunteers every six weeks at Mason United Methodist Church.

Learn more about Nourish Pierce County food banks.

Hunger Walk & Run

Join the St. Mark’s Team to raise funds and support the work of Emergency Food Network. This annual event is held in May at Fort Steilacoom Park.

Learn more about the Emergency Food Network and this community event.

Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Services and Lutheran Community Services NW

In partnership with Lutheran Community Services Northwest, we are helping with refugee resettlement efforts, responding to needs such as transportation, housing, English language tutoring, school support, and more.

Learn more about Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS) and Lutheran Community Services Northwest.