Mindfulnes Drop-In

Mindfulnes Drop-In

Mindfulness is an intentional way to handle stress and live more fully. Each of us possess the resources within ourselves to be present in each moment, whatever it brings. With mindfulness, we are able to set aside judgement and bring to that moment an attitude of...
Urban Ministry Center

Urban Ministry Center

Urban Ministry Center (UMC) opened its doors in 1994 as a result of uptown congregations and businesses partnering to address the needs of the city’s poor and homeless with compassion. From the soup kitchen, counseling and support groups, to Room In the Inn (RITI) and...
Friendship Trays

Friendship Trays

For over 40 years, Friendship Trays has served individuals throughout Charlotte who are unable to obtain or prepare their meals because of age or infirmity. It began in 1976 when a handful of volunteers delivered six meals to elderly residents in the Elizabeth...
The Learning Collaborative

The Learning Collaborative

The Learning Collaborative, (TLC), a five-star nationally certified preschool started by MPPC, helps at-risk preschoolers develop their school readiness skills, bringing them closer to the level of more advantaged children. The TLC vision is that children and parents...
Ministry Spotlight: Congo Partnership

Ministry Spotlight: Congo Partnership

In addition to our global partnerships in Hungary, Uganda, Cuba, and El Salvador, one may ask why Myers Park Presbyterian is in partnership in Congo as well. After decades of civil war and political turmoil, the country has been left with a volatile environment. All...
Ministry Spotlight: Marina Luckhoo

Ministry Spotlight: Marina Luckhoo

In the field of medicine, healing of the body is the most important focus, yet rarely is spiritual care given the same consideration for effective cure. Faith Community Nursing (formerly Parish Nursing) is a nationally endorsed nursing practice and an extension of the...
Spotlight: Jubilee Store

Spotlight: Jubilee Store

The Jubilee Store is a ministry of Charlotte Family Housing (CFH) that aims to provide a dignified way for families to purchase holiday gifts for their children while enjoying a festive and social atmosphere. All CFH families are on the path from homelessness to...

Spotlight: Room in the Inn

Established in 1996 as an extension of the Urban Ministry Center, Room in the Inn is a unique program that partners with local universities and churches to open their facilities to provide shelter and food for the homeless during the winter months. Room in the Inn...
Spotlight: El Salvador Mission Team

Spotlight: El Salvador Mission Team

The partnership between MPPC and Habitat El Salvador is about more than just building homes, but instead forming and maintaining relationships with our neighbors all over the world and discovering common ground through our Christian faith. Since 2010, MPPC disciples...