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Student a Delegate to United Nations

06 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Student a Delegate to United Nations

Flagler College student Shannon Schmidt, a new MPC member, goes to the United Nations in March to discuss gender equality as a delegate on the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women. “This has been one of the greatest honors of my life thus far,” the History and English major said. “She has been a […]

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Congratulations Chelsea Gleiter!

Congratulations to MPC member Chelsea Gleiter who was married to Mr. Steven Allen Bloom on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Memorial. Dr. Hunter Camp officiated the ceremony. We wish Chelsea and Steven all the best as together they begin this new journey in life.

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St. Johns Volunteers

On Monday, September 19, an official site dedication ceremony and reception was held for the new St. Johns Volunteers!  Center.  The Center was dedicated in memory of Olen F. Levell, Jr., a WWII veteran and beloved community volunteer. Levell served in the Army Air Corps during WWII as a B-2 bomber pilot and in the reserves […]

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Congratulations Ray & Linda Matuza – Gus Craig Award Winners

The Salvation Army of St. Johns County has named M. Raymond and Linda Matuza as the 19th Annual Gus Craig Award recipients for 2016. The Gus Craig Award was introduced by the Salvation Army in 1998. The award is intended to recognize longtime residents who have contributed to the community and upheld the ideas, morals […]

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The Power of Prayer

09 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on The Power of Prayer

The grace of God broke into my life through prayer when I had a serious illness at the age of 40. God answered my prayer in remarkable ways by sending me to an excellent doctor and to a small church where I started to grow in the Lord. I continue to thank and praise Him. […]

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Our Newest Grandma! – Lynn Wilkinson

09 Jul 2016 | Comments Off on Our Newest Grandma! – Lynn Wilkinson

Congratulations to Lynn Wilkinson on the birth of her second grandson; Pearson Beckett Saunders.  Pearson was born Monday, June 27th weighing in at 8 lbs 6 oz.  Pearson joins his brother Wilkes. Lynn’s daughter, Erin grew up at Memorial; was married here and currently resides in Nashville, TN.

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Just Married!! – Nancy Phillips and Jim Kohlbeck

Congratulations to member Nancy Phillips and Jim Kohlbeck.  With happy hearts the new Mr. & Mrs. exchanged vows at Memorial on Saturday,  June 25th.

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Made With Love – Sew and Sow

MPC’s Sew and Sow recently sent items to North Carolina to be included in a freighter shipment; destination – North Korea.  The North Korean government has given permission to Christian Friends of Korea to work within North Korea for designated projects to increase health and fight the giants of Tuberculosis and Hepatitis B through various […]

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Featured Artists

Beginning in July an artist from MPC will be featured each month. Works will be displayed in the Fellowship Hall.  Each artist is to supply their own easels for displaying their work.  Viewing one another’s artwork is a wonderful way to get to get to know members of our congregation.  For more information and to apply […]

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Congratulations!! – Mrs. Judy Wollenberg

17 Apr 2016 | Comments Off on Congratulations!! – Mrs. Judy Wollenberg

Mrs. Judy Wollenberg was named the Senior Volunteer of the Year in St. Johns County for her work at Otis Mason Elementary School

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