SouthPark Christian Church works very hard to Support a variety of Social Justice Issues and non-profit Organizations .There are a variety of Social Justice issues to get involved with here at SouthPark Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Here are just a few examples of how we put “Mission First.” in 2016
Community Garden; dozens of volunteers gave 200 hours of time providing food for those in need.
Crop Walk; 9 volunteers gave 36 hours of time to raise money to feed hungry people around the world.
We collected and donated 1,000. pounds of food to Loaves and Fishes.
Our ‘Soul Kitchen’ Ministry cooked and delivered 353 meals, 10 volunteers gave 1,248 hours and drove 3,408 miles.
We continued to develop our relationship with McCreesh Place, an organization that works to end homelessness in Charlotte.
We supported the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network in their work to increase funding for Pancreatic Cancer research. and we supported ‘Week of Compassion’ ministry of our denomination the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) that works to provide disaster relief to those in need and humanitarian aid to refugees around the world.
Set Up of all areas – Sunday 3/12/17 12:15PM – 5:00PM
Accept donations – Sunday 3/12/17- Wednesday 3/15/17 9:00AM – 7:00PM
Organizing & pricing of donations – Sunday 3/12/17- Thursday 3/16/17
Community Sale – Friday 3/17/17 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Saturday 3/18/17 8:00AM – 2:00PM
Clean Up -Saturday 3/18/17 2:00PM
Monday 3/13/17- Wednesday 3/15/17 8:30AM – 8:00PM
Thursday 3/16/17 8:30AM-4:00PM
This is a project that is important to SPCC and it takes participation of every member to assure success. There will be many opportunities for participation.
SouthPark Chrsitian Church Photo Directory
On January 24th and 25th a photographer from Lifetouch will be here to take portraits for our SPCC Photo Directory. Please sign up for a photo session on the sign-up sheets, on the card table, in the Narthex or use this link. http://churchdirectories.lifetouch.com/prepare-members On That page, on the far right hand side, you will find the words, “Portrait Sign -Up” look below the picture and click on the words “CLICK HERE” and then follow the directions.
*Each family will receive a complimentary 8×10 and a free directory for participating!
At SouthPark Christian Church part of our vision for our church is to be, ” A Community Center Through Spirit-Driven Outreach….” The South Park Suzuki Violin class is one of many organizations that meets in our facility. In the picture, several of the children, that take violin lessons through Suzuki Violin are posing in their Halloween costumes.
One of the many ways that we here at SouthPark Christian Church put mission first, is by raising money and marching in the annual Crop Walk in Charlotte,to increase awareness around hunger issues around the world and to end hunger. In top picture three of our ten members that marched in the 2016 Crop Walk gather before the walk. Bottom,”We are One in the Body”- The walk begins, God’s people march to end hunger.
On Sunday, September 11 we begin our Fall schedule. Sunday school begins at 10:00 am and our Worship Service is at 11:00 am. On this Sunday we will holding our Monthly Potluck following the Worship Service. There will be plenty of good food. So come and join us! SouthPark Christian Church is an open and affirming congregation of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).