Traditional: 8:15AM & 11:00AM | The Current 9:40AM

St. Mark’s Library

Have You Tried Our Electronic Catalog?

Available anytime…anywhere, the catalog can be accessed from your phone, computer or other device. Search the Electronic Catalog by title, author, or subject. Instructions and video tutorials are available on the News and Message screen.

The library is moving!

Part of the church renovations includes moving the library to where the current parlor is located. We are excited about the move and hope that you will visit the newly renovated library often!

New Arrivals

A Layman’s Guide to Who Wrote the Books of the Bible – Jack Trickler presents a study of the people who wrote the books of the Bible and of the historical, political and social settings in which they wrote.

Two Weeks – Karen Kingsbury’s latest novel about love, faith and what it really means to be a family.

Mosaic – Amy Grant, one of America’s most popular musical artists, and the best selling Christian musical artist of all time, shares the story of her life so far.

Acts: Immersion Bible Studies – Craig Keener takes us on a refreshing plunge into the Bible, bringing Scripture to life.

The Hope Jar – Popular Christian novelist Wanda Brunstetter weaves an intriguing tale of a homeless girl who befriends an unlikely family.

Life after Suicide: The survivor’s grief experience – Author Terrence Barrett provides an in depth discussion of how survivors of suicide loss cope and adjust to the traumatic death of a loved one.

The Wish – Beverly Lewis brings us another story of life in Amish country.

The 365 Day Bible Trivia Challenge – Five questions a day to test your scripture smarts.

The Big Picture Story Bible – Takes young readers through the stories of the Bible with colorful illustrations to help them learn of God’s love for them. (Children’s shelves)

 

Online Bible

Be sure to check out the latest new feature of our online catalog. Numerous versions of the Bible are available online with search capabilities and audible features. These can also be accessed anywhere and anytime on your mobile device.

Library News

Did you know that….

  • You can search the St. Mark’s online catalog by title, author, or subject with your phone, computer or iPad.
  • Many books providing support for caregivers are available, including those involved with mental illness, aging issues, illness, and grief.
  • A great many titles will also be found to provide support for Bible study, Christian living, Methodism, missionary work, inspirational leisure reading, and Christian education.
  • A detailed database is stored offsite for insurance and backup purposes.
  • An extensive collection of adult and children’s fiction titles is available.
  • The AV collection includes close to 250 titles for children and adults.
  • The average copyright date of the collection is a relatively recent 2003.
  • Requests can be made or a hold placed on any title by leaving a note on the checkout counter or sending an email to [email protected].
  • Suggestions for additions to the collection are always welcome.
  • Gifts may be made to the library in the form of memorials or in honor of individuals. Recipients or their families are notified and commemorative book plates are placed in each donated item.

Questions and comments can be directed to the church librarians at [email protected].