Located in South Tampa and witnessing to the love of God for over 90 years. Committed to a neighborhood presence, worldwide outreach and a deep heritage of Christian faith.

Missions

Small Shoes, Big Journey

Maggie Fuller, a PCPC member, came to the In Community Speaker Series meeting in February of this year that was led by Janet Blair from Refugee Services, a program with the Florida Department of Children and Families. Florence Ackey of the Refugee and Migrant Women Initiative (RAMWI) also presented information and needs specific to the…

A Honduras Reflection

From Bob Coates upon returning from the 2017 Honduras Mission Trip: When I left, home, my daughter charged me to “go change lives”.  And throughout the week, I watched as we did exactly that.  There’s no doubt that providing the citizens of these remote villages regular health and dental screenings, early detection of medical issues,…

Refugee Ministry, Tampa, Refugee resettlement

Refugee Ministry and Housing Relief

Tampa Bay is home to the second largest population of refugees in Florida. This population faces numerous obstacles in their resettlement process. Refugees are expected to learn English and secure housing and employment in less than 90 days, in addition to adjusting to a foreign culture. Many of these refugees are also dealing with traumatic…

2017 Haiti Mission Trip Report

During the week of March 3, 2017, Dr. Sylvia Campbell, Rev. John DeBevoise, and Bill Lewis from PCPC, together with a team of nurses and healthcare workers, traveled to one of the poorest areas in the Western Hemisphere, Mombin Crochu, Haiti, with the mission to “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and…

Pentecost Offering, Tampa Urban Young LIfe, SouthWind Young Life Camp

Help Send an Urban Young Person to Camp

Each year families in our area sit around dining room tables deciding what summer adventures to select for the summer. On the other hand, teenagers in our urban (under-served and economically-challenged) areas dread the end of school because they will be confronted by new responsibilities and challenges.   Urban area teenagers often are responsible to watch…