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Community

Our Community

Memorial Park Church is a diverse community of Jesus-followers that has varied opportunities that are designed to engage each person’s interests and passions. We offer multiple ministry areas where you can get involved. Each ministry area hosts activities such as classes, bible studies, fellowship opportunities, and much more. Find out more about what our ministry areas offer for you!

For the Community

Our community is full of thought leaders, visionaries, movers and shakers that are working on big things to make this world a better place. Through our community engagement opportunities, we hope to give everyone an opportunity to hear the powerful messages and share the impactful tools our community experts have to offer. These opportunities are also here to create a space to get to know your community better, get inspired by the wisdom we each carry, and build bridges of connections. 

First Wednesdays Speaker Series

Join us for First Wednesdays, a new speaker series at Memorial Park Church. The first Wednesday of each month, we open our doors to the community to hear engaging speakers on topics such as mental health, race reconciliation, trauma, sexuality, and equality. No registration is required to attend; however, if you require childcare, we ask that you register your child by February 27. This month, we welcome Dr. Duffy Robbins, Professor of Youth Ministry at Grove City College, for his presentation called “Getting Inside Their Heads: Understanding the Teenage Mind and the Effects of Social Media.” Dr. Robbins will touch on topics such as how teens think, insights into the reasons behind their actions, how growing up today is different, what is shaping their lives today, and the role of social media.  For a full list of dates and topics, click here.

Date: March 6, 2019
Topic: "Getting Inside Their Heads: Understanding the Teenage Mind and the Effects of Social Media"
Speaker: Dr. Duffy Robbins
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Sanctuary
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About Dr. Duffy Robbins:
Dr. Robbins is a professor of Youth Ministry at Grove City College and is a respected youth ministry veteran with over forty years of experience in the field. He speaks around the world to teenagers and people who care about teenagers. His warm conversational style, coupled with a quick sense of humor and unique ability to make Scripture come alive, have also made him a popular speaker for Congregations. He will be presenting a talk titled, "Getting Inside Their Heads: Understanding the Teenage Mind and its effects on Social Media," which will touch on topics such as how teens think, insights into the reasons behind their actions, how growing up today is different, what is shaping their lives today, and the role of social media.




 

EPIC Workshop

Join us for a new monthly workshop that will give you the tools to manage your finances better so that you can live an EPIC life filled with peace, security, and generosity. Each month we bring in outside experts to discuss a wide range of financial concepts that we encounter throughout our lives. Our classes meet the second Saturday of every month. There is no charge, but please register so that we can have materials ready for you. Childcare is available, but you MUST register no later than the Monday before the class so that we can schedule adequate staff. For questions, contact Cathy Pavlock at cpavlock@mpcepc.org.
Upcoming dates and topics include:

March 9: College Planning
April 13: Insurance
May 11: Budgeting for Vacation


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Visit & Join

Looking for a church home? We’d love to welcome you into our fellowship! While you don’t need to be a member of Memorial Park to participate in our many ministry, volunteer, and growth opportunities, or to receive pastoral care, we’d love to have you as a member of our community!
 

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