St. Mark's Episcopal Church

Connecting Spirits. Engaging Minds. Welcoming All. Grand Rapids, MI
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church
St. Mark's Episcopal Church

Who We Are

St. Mark's is a vibrant, growing community of faith, celebrating diversity and reaching out to those in need. All are welcome!
Enjoy our uplifting worship services, join us for free Christian formation programs for all ages, and become involved in our community ministries.
Child care available. Free parking.
For more information, visit our website at and Facebook page at, or call us at 616-456-1684.

About Us

Progressive, Gay affirming, Inclusive, Multigenerational, Friendly, Young families, Downtown, Historic, Young families, Lots of kids

Community Service, Social Justice, Faith and Work, Addiction/Recovery, Children's Ministry, Youth Group, Choir, Nursery, Adult Education, Food Pantry, Faith and Work

Chanting, Organ, Traditional Hymns, Psalms a capella





Plan Your Visit



134 Division Avenue, North
Grand Rapids, MI 49503



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Our Services

What are services like?
Episcopalians are a Protestant denomination influenced by the Reformation, yet our worship and doctrine derive from the original “catholic and apostolic” church. St. Mark's 10:30 AM Sunday service draws on the ancient Episcopal tradition, and, at the same time, is current and relevant to what is happening in our world. Our amazing choir, led by the multi-talented Dr. Gregory Crowell, sings a broad repertoire of choral music, always keeping sight of its Anglican heritage. Our 8 AM Sunday service is quieter and more relaxed. Our Tuesday Communion/Healing service and our Daily Prayer services are also more casual.

What is the community like?
The people who make up St. Mark's are friendly and welcoming. Whether you wish to remain at the community's edge to "test the waters," or want to dive in and join one of our ministries right away, we respect who you are. To serve young families, our nursery is available for infants - 2 year olds, from 9:30 AM on Sundays. Children's Christian Formation begins at 10:25 AM Sundays for 3 year olds and up. Also, the church and parish hall are wheelchair accessible.

What if I'm not a Christian?
All are welcome! No pressure to join. Feel free to test the waters and explore.

Leadership View all

Christian Brocato

Christian shares a commitment to social, economic, climate and racial justice and a commitment to people of all ages with diverse backgrounds, orientations and beliefs. Christian has served as a parish priest, in campus ministry, and in academia. Excited about serving at St. Mark's, Christian looks forward to many years of ministry in collaboration with parishioners at St. Mark's, the Diocese and those in the broader community of Grand Rapids.

What Members Say Add your voice

  • The building is historic, the music is amazing, but it's the people that makes St. Mark's such a wonderful place to worship.
  • I love the worship. The music transports me. But the best thing about St. Mark's is the people. They care not only for one another, but also for the wider community.
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