Announcements

Advent 2018, Day by Day

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15 Women in the church are invited to the Women’s Fall Gathering from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in Jubilee Hall. Join your sisters in Christ for fellowship, hors d’oeuvres and a holiday missions market. Hear from speaker Lisa Koons, local pastor and Director of 24-7 Prayer and End Slavery Charlotte. Cost is $10….

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Israel 2019

Come with me to Israel March 31, 2019! I hope you will come with me to Israel on March 31, 2019, returning April 11.  The cost will be $4195, including flights, hotels, ground costs, and most meals.  Contact me (james@mpumc.org) to let me know you’re interested, or if you have questions.  A $300 registration fee is…

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News On Possible Building Expansion

From church member Chan Martin, chair of the Building Feasibility Committee. For questions on any aspect of this project, reach him at james.chandler.martin@gmail.com. In late February, our church filed a rezoning petition with the City of Charlotte in connection with possible building expansion. View the application: Rezoning Application-MPUMC & RezoningPlan_022618. What have we asked for? An…

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Our Lay Leaders

Myers Park United Methodist Church is deeply grateful for the members who give their time and talents to serve on various boards and committees. Here is a list of committee chairs. If you have a question about any aspect of the governance and business and financial life of the church, any committee chair will be…

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HIRING: Director of Stewardship

Myers Park United Methodist Church is seeking applications for a Part-time Director of Stewardship.  This individual will be charged with creating an ongoing culture of faith and generosity through effective and visible stewardship of all people, gifts, talents and resources.   This position supports various committees with Annual Stewardship Campaigns, Jubilee Plus! Annual Campaign, Planned Giving,…

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Francis Chapel Getting a New (Gently Used) Organ

By Ken Garfield We’re about to make more beautiful music together. The church has purchased a pipe organ for Francis Chapel, to be installed and ready for play this autumn, hopefully in time for Advent. As Director of Music Jimmy Jones shares, it will replace the organ he bought off Craigslist and practiced on in…

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Marriage at Myers Park

Marriage at Myers Park A Letter to the Congregation The following letter is signed by Dick Carter (Lay Leader); Mark Kinghorn (Administrative Board Chair 2016-17); Jim Rogers (Administrative Board Chair 2014-15); Dennis Soter (Finance Chair 2016-17); John Clarkson (Finance Chair 2013-15); Kate Maynard (Staff Parish Chair 2015-16); Fred Bright (Staff Parish Chair 2013-14); and Johanna…

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Death Announcements

BRENDA LITAKER Date of Death: November 6, 2018.MARGARET “BOOTSIE” MCWILLIAMS GOFORTH Date of Death: November 1, 2018 Committal will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, November 5, at Elmwood Cemetery. Memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary, led by Rev. Bill Roth. Visitation follows in Jubilee Hall.JOHN WILLARD DICKENS SR. Date of death:…

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