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St. Jude's Metropolitan Community Church

Everyone belongs

St Jude's MCC is an inclusive & embracing community dedicated to providing a spiritual home for all people. We come from different backgrounds and traditions and share the desire to celebrate the holiness of every individual. We believe in actively promoting the sacred ideals of equality and justice, and that a single act of compassion can transform the lives of many. We believe these things for we know that the only label that matters is

"Made in the Image of God."


Get Involved

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We meet in-person

every Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.

at our Market Street location

(corner of Market & 26th Streets)

Our COVID policies (masks, distancing, etc) follow State and Local mandates and recommendations. Currently there are none.

Watch live @ 10:00 a.m.

We broadcast our services live on Facebook and YouTube 

each Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Friday, December 24 @ 6:00 p.m.

or watch live online 

Facebook or YouTube

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"When they finished eating, Jesus asked Peter, 'Do you love me?' Peter answered, 'You know I do." Jesus said, 'Then feed my lambs'" (John 21:15)

St. Jude's Feeding Ministries was started as a way to reach out to people who needed a helping hand. Over the past decade, we have taken what we have, asked for help, and then share everything we are given - for our Vision is clear: to be God's Hands Extended in our community.

Food Pantry @ St. Jude's

Tuesdays from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m.

No ID or documents required.

Lunch Bags for the Homeless.
Bagged lunches are prepared and delivered to those without shelter on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Our volunteers drive to areas where clients normally gather to deliver lunches. Lunches are not provided at the church.

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Centering Prayer Group

Wednesdays @ 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

In the Sanctuary at St. Jude's

Centering Prayer is an ancient Christian tradition that is undergoing a renewal of practice in our time. Come experience the words, "Be still and know that I am God" in a new and refreshing way. 

Traditional Scripture Readings
Wednesdays at Noon (15 mins. online)
The text of the service will be shared on-screen during Zoom session.
Click to Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 864 9460 4097  

Password: 268594   

Morning Minutes with Pastor John

Watch Pastor John's Monday Morning Devotional. See recorded videos at St. Jude's pages on Facebook and YouTube

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New Member Class

Sunday, January 23 @ 11:30 a.m. to 1:00

Interested in learning more about St. Jude's MCC in Wilmington, and Metropolitan Community Churches in the world? Come to an informational orientation class in the dining hall at St. Jude's. There is no obligation to join afterward, but we hope you will!

Dining Out with St. Jude's

Tuesday, January 25 @ 6:30 p.m.

Rooster and the Crow

225 S. Water Street, Wilmington

Join us for a meal down on the waterfront. The restaurant will be opening just for us!

Dining out with St. Jude's happens every 4th Tuesday of the month @ 6:30 p.m. RSVP please.



"Pay attention to the people God puts in your path if you want to know what God is up to in your life." ~ Henri Nouwen


Watch our weekly videos

Our worship services are broadcast live every Sunday at 10:00 a.m. on our YouTube and Facebook pages.

In-person worship service is held every

Sunday at 10:00 a.m. at our Market Street location (corner of Market & 26th Streets).

All are invited and welcome!

Sunday Worship Service

January 16, 2022

Something inside so strong

Sunday Worship Service
January 2, 2022

When the world gives you broken pieces, make a mosaic

Morning Minutes w/ Pastor John
Monday, January 24, 2022

To be or not to be

Morning Minute w/ Pastor John
Monday, January 17, 2022

Let MLK speak

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A Bit of Background

God's Hands Extended

Founded in 1992 as a home for those who felt they had no spiritual home, St. Jude's MCC is driven by a single goal: to do our part in making the world a better place for all. We believe we have been planted within this community to feed the hungry soul and body - to be conduits of God's love - and to help transform the world by transforming ourselves.


Contact St. Jude's Metropolitan Community Church

Drop us a line to learn more about our work, how you can get involved, or anything you want to talk about.

To read our current newsletter (and subscribe, if you'd like) visit our News & Events page.

19 N. 26th Street
Wilmington, NC 28405

(910) 762-5833

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