Beloved Community: Together We Thrive
We welcome all to full participation in the Saint Mark's parish family without regard to race, creed, gender, age, socioeconomic level, sexual orientation, level of ability, nationality, or cultural heritage.
Discover Faith, Unity, and Purpose Together
At Saint Mark's Church, you'll find a diverse, inclusive, and welcoming congregation. People of all backgrounds and walks of life come together to share their faith and build strong connections, creating a unique spiritual experience.
Experience uplifting worship services that combine traditional and contemporary elements, providing a perfect balance for spiritual nourishment. Our dynamic, engaging sermons and moving music will inspire you to grow in your relationship with God.
Embrace your calling to serve others through our numerous outreach programs. Saint Mark's Church is deeply committed to making a positive impact in the local and global community, offering many ways for you to get involved and make a difference.
A Congregation of the Episcopal Church
We are a progressive, inclusive and diverse community of faith.
We welcome people from all walks of life into our fellowship.
We have been serving the needs of the Charleston community since 1865.
You will feel at home in Saint Mark's because our congregation is diverse and inclusive
Meet Our Rector
Celebrating Our Journey with the Very Rev. Dr. Michael Shaffer
We warmly welcomed our Interim Rector, Fr. Michael, into our fold on September 10th, 2023. His familiar presence has already made a significant impact on our community, building on the foundations laid during his time at Saint Mark's Episcopal Church last year. We have shared in moments of faith, joy, and fellowship under his guidance. Let us continue to embrace the journey ahead with Fr. Michael at the helm and look forward to the unique contributions he will bring to our congregation in the coming months. Please remain engaged and join us in ongoing activities and services to enrich our spiritual experience together.
Watch from anywhere you are!
Join us every Sunday morning at 10 for St. Mark's Church Episcopal's Weekly Service, tailored for the modern believer. Whether you're at home, traveling, or on the go, you can connect with our vibrant community from anywhere. Dive into a spiritual experience that resonates with the aspirations and challenges of your busy life, offering both timeless wisdom and contemporary insights. Your journey of faith and connection awaits!
Calendar Of Events
- Mar 17, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AMCharleston, 16 Thomas St, Charleston, SC 29403, USAJoin us on March 17, 2024, at St. Mark's for a special visit from The Rt. Rev. Ruth Woodliff-Stanley, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina. This event is in support of our forward-looking vision and is open to everyone.