Spiritual Development Pillar

The Spiritual Development Pillar supports the religious growth at JMPC. Some of their responsibilities include: preparing the sanctuary for services every week; preparing for communion; providing bibles to our third graders; sponsoring the confirmands; initiating Sunday School classes for all; and arranging prayer groups.


This ministry team organizes and decorates our sanctuary for all types of services. They coordinate communion, installation of offices, special services, and the reception of New Members.
Sunday Services are at 9:30 and 11:00, Church School is at 9:30 for all ages with coffee and cookies at 10:30.

Adult Spiritual Development

  • Adult Sunday School – There are two different adult  class, the ABC’s of the Bible Class pursues an in depth study of the  Bible. The Discovery Class discusses God’s presence in our current day. 
    • Nov 5 the topic is “Taking Stock”
    • Nov 12 the topic is “Facing Adversary”
  • Bible Study Groups – Pastor Jeff has a Bible study on the 3 Wednesday of each month at 12:00.
  • “Laying on Hands” – After the 11:00 service in the Parlor, we have a prayers for healing for those who are in need

Youth Spiritual Development

  • Creation Station – We love kids in church. Creation Station, for busy little people is provided during Sermon time. 
  • Kids Club – is open to all students in grades 3 – 7.  We explore assorted topics and how God is guiding us today. They meet on Wednesdays from 5:00 – 7:00 and includes dinner.  We ask a $3.00 donation to help defer the cost of dinner and supplies.
  • Youth Group – Is for young people grades 7 – 12.They work to help our community and show God’s love though outreach and reflection.
    • This year we will be going to Houston, Texas to help in the flood relief.  There will have more details coming soon but the trip is the first week of July and for students in 7- 12 grades.  Pastor Matt will be leading the trip, you can contact him at 412-498-6761.
    • To support the Mission trip, there will be a Pancake breakfast on November 12th to raise money for the trip to Houston, Texas.  Please come and support our youth ministry and enjoy pancakes, sausage, applesauce, juice, and coffee!