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Mission Statement

“I have come that they may have life and have it abundantly.”  John 10:10

Health Ministries Team

This team coordinates and supports the programs and offerings related to health and wellness here at MPUMC.  They meet several times a year. If you’d like to find out more about the Health Ministries Team, please contact Lauren Smith, Parish Nurse, at 704-295-4836 or LSmith@mpumc.org.

Care Teams

A team of 6 or more volunteers responding to the needs of a congregation member and/or family experiencing health issues or crisis.  For information, or to get connected, contact Lauren Smith, Parish Nurse, at 704-295-4836 or Lsmith@mpumc.org. View Care Team brochure here.

New Parent Visitation

We offer support and encouragement to families as they experience an addition to their family.  Help make a caring connection, deliver a casserole, and encourage our families.  For more information about serving in this ministry, contact Liza Zopp at zoppnc@aol.com.

Health Room Outreach

Health Ministries Equipment Closet: Wheelchairs, walkers and other gently-used medical equipment items are available to loan to those experiencing a need for the equipment.  Contact Lauren Smith, Parish Nurse, at 704-295-4836 or LSmith@mpumc.org.

Bloodmobile

Blood drives, in partnership with the Red Cross, are held at MPUMC twice a year.  Consider donating blood – the Gift of Life.  Volunteers are needed to assist with blood drive sign-ups, donor engagement, and assistance on blood drive dates.  For questions or to assist, please contact Debbie White at dwhite1451@gmail.com.

Marie G. Davis School Health Room

Twice during the school year, we provide additional supplies to the school nurse at Marie G. Davis to care for the health needs of the children at the school.  If interested in assisting, contact Jean Cannon at jwcannon444@gmail.com or Barbara Crum at bcrumm@bellsouth.net.

Exercise Classes              

Yoga and Prayer:

Yoga + Prayer:  Gentle Yoga and deep stretch sessions are offered weekly, as we join movement and faith.  All ages and abilities welcome.  A $5 donation is suggested.

Mondays – 12pm – Gentle Yoga

Thursdays – 9:30am – Gentle Yoga

Sundays – 6:30pm – Deep Stretch

Instructor: Meredith Starling (starlinm@bellsouth.net)  Questions?  Contact Rev. Taylor Pryde Barefoot at tbarefoot@mpumc.org.