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!




NJ Family Group: Sun, Jul 31
The Lee family is hosting a potluck and bible study at their home in Cresskill, NJ this Sunday at 4 PM. Members outside of NJ are welcome to attend as well. Email Jane Cha-Lee ( if interested.

Missions Send-Off: Sat, Aug 6
Join our missions team for a night of praise and prayer at our Missions Send-Off, 7:30-9 PM in Room 207 at Union. The night will include opportunities to pray for Mexico, Hands and Feet, and individual members of the mission team. We’d love to see you there!

Praise Team Recruitment
The Morningside 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 about the commitment and application process, please contact Tom Oh ( or ask any of the current praise team members.

Looking for Youth Pastor
Our youth pastor, Eric Kim, will be stepping down in August to attend Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in Massachusetts along with his wife, Nari. We thank Eric and Nari for serving the youth ministry for the past two years and we congratulate them on their next steps. SPRC is seeking our next youth pastor. Interested candidates should visit

First Sundays
There will be no post-service reflection groups on the first Sundays of every month.

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

Meeting 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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