Announcements

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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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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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

LESLIE ELTON WILLIS Date of Death: May 14, 2019 A private service in Richmond, Va., is planned. JOHN ROBERT NOLES Date of Death: May 11, 2019 Memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 18, in Francis Chapel. Dr. Howell will lead the service. Visitation follows in Room 103 in the Parish Life Building….

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