The Prophet’s Chamber

Winter Park Presbyterian Church has an apartment which we use as a space for ministry and mission.  This ministry of our Deacons seeks to give a family in transition a place to land and spend a year in a safe, very affordable location. The goal of the ministry is to help enable medium term residents …

Photos from Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard Collection – 4/21/18

On Saturday, April 21st, about 16 members of Winter Park Presbyterian spent the day collecting food for Mother Hubbard’s Cupboard at the Harris Teeter in Ogden.  Many thanks to the store, the members of our community who donated food, and the volunteers from WPPC! We regularly support Mother Hubbard’s and other hunger ministries in Wilmington.  …

First 2000 Days Community Summit – February 19th at 1pm

Dear Friends, Did you know that the first 2,000 days (roughly the first five years) of a child’s life are critical for their healthy development in countless ways? Did you know that investments in the well-being of children can pay huge dividends for a stronger, more successful community in which we all live? Did you …

Photos from Rise Against Hunger

Many thanks to the 90+ volunteers, members of WPPC, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, and UNCW students who gathered in Chadbourn Hall on Saturday, September 9th to “Rise Against Hunger.”  We packed over 13,000 meals which will go to feed the hungry in disaster areas and will also be used to feed children in schools in …

Night

This blog post was originally written following our July 2012 Mission / Learning Trip to Nicaragua.  We were hosted by the Jubilee House Community / Center For Development in Central America.  This post recounts the night we spent away from the JHC in the Community of El Porvenir.   Read more about the work of the …