menu close menu

News From the Pews

Usher Ministry

11 Oct 2017 | 0 comments

Looking for folks with warm, welcoming and friendly smiles to be a part of the 8:30 and 11:00 Usher Ministry. If you are interested in serving as an usher: For the 8:30 service Contact: Louise Dunnavan Phone: 904-460-7269 Email: For the 11:00 service Contact: Cathy Scovanner Email:

read more
Comments Off on Heartfelt Congratulations

Heartfelt Congratulations

To MPC newly-weds Mr. & Mrs. Aaron Zabriskie! Aaron and Caliegh were married at Memorial Presbyterian Church Saturday, May 6, 2017. Your MPC Family wishes you a lifetime of joy and happiness as you begin this wonderful journey and build your new lives together.

read more

Her Legacy Lives On – Mary Lou McEver

01 Apr 2017 | Comments Off on Her Legacy Lives On – Mary Lou McEver

MPC member Mary Lou McEver valued the quality of kindness. She encouraged us all to be kind to one another and to help each other out whenever and wherever possible. We give thanks to God for Mary Lou’s generous support of MPC’s Local Mission Fund! Thanks be to God for her witness and for her […]

read more

A Note of Thanks

01 Apr 2017 | Comments Off on A Note of Thanks

“Thank you Rev. Davies for the bible readings, messages and prayers you gave. All appropriate to Mary Lou McEver’s ‘Celebration of Life.’ Thank you to the members of the congregation who helped prepare for this day. The garden is so peaceful and the tea was wonderful. The many friends who spoke lovingly of Mary Lou […]

read more
Comments Off on Congratulations to MPC’s Newest Newlyweds!

Congratulations to MPC’s Newest Newlyweds!

Aubrie Simpson and Steve Gotham were married on February 22, 2017 at Disney’s Wedding Pavilion. The Rev. Kevin Knox, a Disney Wedding officiant, officiated the Christian wedding ceremony. Aubrie and Steve celebrated their marriage with family at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa. It was truly a Disney dream wedding. We are so happy to […]

read more

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 […]

read more
Comments Off on Congratulations Chelsea Gleiter!

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.

read more
Comments Off on St. Johns Volunteers

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 […]

read more
Comments Off on Congratulations Ray & Linda Matuza – Gus Craig Award Winners

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 […]

read more

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. […]

read more