Announcements

Beauty Series

Behold the Beauty of the Lord “He is beautiful in heaven, beautiful on earth; beautiful in the womb, beautiful in his parents’ arms, beautiful in his miracles, beautiful in inviting to life, beautiful in not worrying about death, beautiful in giving his life and beautiful in the tomb, beautiful in heaven.  Listen to the song…

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Advent at Myers Park United Methodist Church

Throughout Advent: Why Christmas Still Matters: Remembering and Preparing for Advent,Mondays, December 2, December 9, December 16, and December 23, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., room 106: Join Rev. Uiyeon Kim as we prayerfully examine the most amazing moment in history! We will follow the footsteps of Mary, Joseph, and others. And we will share life journeys…

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A Special Announcement from James Howell

Friends, I was sad but not surprised when Lauren Stines came off maternity leave and shared with me that she really feels called to be at home now with her two children, Ronan and Levi. So, she will be completing her marvelous nine years of faithfulness and love as our Director of Youth Ministries on…

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An Important Update From Dr. Howell

October 4, 2019Friends, The past few weeks at church have been profoundly inspirational to me. Record numbers of 3rd graders receiving Bibles, and Confirmands beginning their adventure toward membership, small groups starting up and mission folks out in the community. I love who we are and all we do. But a lot of that is…

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A Way Forward

An Update from our Lay Leaders, March 21, 2019 With uncertainty surrounding the outcome of the Special Session of the General Conference, many questions have arisen about same gender marriage for us at Myers Park Methodist, including whether our church will host same gender weddings and whether our clergy will perform such weddings. To see…

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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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Labyrinth Coming to Francis Chapel

You Can Support The Project! With the installation of a permanent labyrinth in the floor of newly restored Francis Chapel, we join in a rich tradition of churches and cathedrals providing this tool for prayer and meditation. Our Francis Chapel labyrinth will be the only indoor labyrinth in the area. Francis Chapel is set to…

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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 Anderson…

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Death Announcements

John Robert Crawford Date of Death: January 12, 2020 At John’s request, there will be no formal service but a celebration will be announced at a later date. Jeanne Parsons Lupo Date of Death: January 11, 2020 There will be a Committal service at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 18 at Sharon Memorial. A memorial service…

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