COVID-19 Fund

Myers Park Presbyterian Church created the COVID-19 Fund in response to the reality that many of our ministry partners are on the frontlines fighting against food insecurity, homelessness, and the various pandemic-related challenges that face our most vulnerable...
Community Quarterbacking

Community Quarterbacking

Community Quarterbacking CrossRoads, Loaves and Fishes, and MPPC members respond to the staggering surge of demand for food. “This is significant.” Tiffany Capers, the Executive Director for CrossRoads, was watching as Governor Cooper announced he had signed an...
Unsheltered in Place

Unsheltered in Place

Unsheltered in Place How the Urban Ministry Center | Men’s Shelter of Charlotte (Now Roof Above) is getting creative to meet the needs of our neighbors experiencing homelessness. We’re seeing our people and partners step up and step out in faith in a way that’s...
Outreach Community Response

Outreach Community Response

 MPPC’s Outreach office has been in touch with our ministry partners and is gathering ways in which our faith community can continue to provide support to those most vulnerable during this difficult time.  In the coming days we will learn of even more needs...
Wanyala Nabi!

Wanyala Nabi!

Eight members of the Uganda global outreach team are visiting our partners at the Bududa Learning Center in Bududa, Uganda. These posts are their updates Wanyala Nabi… that means “thank you very much” in Lugisu, the primary language in Bududa. I saw the...
We Are Resolved!

We Are Resolved!

Eight members of the Uganda global outreach team are visiting our partners at the Bududa Learning Center in Bududa, Uganda. These posts are their updates So Beth was absolutely correct in our last blog post about how we came together in our travels as a team and as...
#BududaOrBust

#BududaOrBust

Alternate titles include #BududaTeamwork and #TravelingComedyOfErrors. Read on! Eight members of the Uganda global outreach team are on their way to visit our partners at the Bududa Learning Center in Bududa, Uganda. Who knew that one storm could create endless...
Visiting Partners in Debrecen

Visiting Partners in Debrecen

The Hungary global outreach team recently returned from their trip to visit our partners at The Great Church in Debrecen. We visited the Open Door, a senior center in Debrecen. We were impressed by how extremely well organized the Open Door is. They have a staff that...