Executive Director Announcement

The Serve The City Board is excited to announce our candidate for Executive Director: Carl Gonder. There still remain a few steps before the STC Board will make its final decision, and we desire your input along the way. Next up: Please join us on December 10th at Noon for a formal presentation of Carl by the Board and Search Team.  This

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November 2020 STC Leader Lunch – Online Only Event

Date: Thursday, November 12, 2020 Speaker: What can we do to find biblical unity within the church? Come and hear the lessons that Pastors Daniel Winn and Rod Dooley of New City Church learned when they combined their congregations into a more racially diverse church.  Location: Due to COVID-19, this month our Leader Lunch will

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October 2020 STC Leader Lunch

Date: Thursday, October 8, 2020 Speaker: Greg Baker, VP of Church Engagement at The Family Leader, will speak to us about maintaining unity during this “new normal” we are facing in these challenging times. Location: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church (8300 C Avenue, Marion) Time: 11:30 AM in person at St. Mark’s Lutheran, or online at

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2020 Derecho Response

As you all know, the impact of last Monday’s derecho is most likely the largest disaster to hit our community. For the first few days, many were just focused on stabilizing their own lives and those in their neighborhood — and rightly so! We need to care for those near us first. Others who were

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Health and Safety

Your STC Board met in March to assess what our next steps are to help our city and schools during this pandemic. Immediate next steps are: We are asking all of our members to pray fervently for our community, state, and nation. We are in contact with community officials to ask how our collation can help.  We

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