Welcome to Morningside UMC

Grace and peace to you, and welcome to Morningside United Methodist Church! We are a predominantly Korean / Asian American church based in New York City (Manhattan) near Columbia University. We seek to impact our larger community with the love of Jesus Christ. If you’re looking for a place of worship, for friends, for a deeper relationship with God, and for a place to call home away from home, come on down and visit us. We’d love to get to know you!




Praise and Prayer Night
Join us for a night of praise and prayer this Friday, Sept. 30 at 7:30pm in our usual worship space, room 207. We will be worshipping and praying for the church and for one another. All are welcome. Submit prayer requests you’d like for us to pray over to our prayer chair Anna (

Fall Retreat: Nov 4-6 (Fri – Sun)
Register for the fall retreat at There is a $20 discount if you register by October 14. The retreat will be held at Camp Shiloh in NJ (1 hour from NYC). Rides available. We will have a guest speaker, Rev. Steve Khang.

Membership Classes
If you are interested in becoming a member of Morningside, please contact Chloe ( or Pastor Shin ( There will be two one-hour classes in October (dates TBD). New members will be inducted at service on October 16.

Golf Outing
There are two spots open for Morningside’s annual golf outing on October 8th, 12pm at the Royce Brook Country Club. The cost is $95 (includes greens fees, cart, range balls, and dinner). The format is Ryder Cup-style team match play. RSVP by October 2 to Rich (


Reflection Groups
We have reflection groups after service every Sunday (except on the first Sunday of the month), so please stay for food and post-service discussion.

Praise Team Recruitment
The praise team is looking for new members. Whether you play an instrument, sing, or want to help out with audio and equipment, consider serving in this ministry. To find out more, please contact Tom ( or ask any of the current praise team members.

You have the option to tithe electronically and make Amazon Smile contributions to our church. For more details, go to

Meet with Pastor Shin
If you’d like to meet up with Pastor Shin, please email ( or call (212-870-2288) to set up time.

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