Pastor On Call
If you are experiencing a pastoral emergency, please call ministry offices 813.253.5388.
If the office is closed, listen to the recording for information on reaching the pastor on call, night or day.
Serious Illness or Death
Please call ministry offices 813.253.5388 and
ask to speak to a pastor.
If after office hours, for immediate response, listen to the recording for information on reaching the pastor on call, or email the Rev. Sally Campbell-Evans.
Pastors and members of our lay visitation team visit members in hospitals and nursing homes, and will deliver Love Meals to your front door in such times of need.
Submit your prayer request by submitting the form.
You may specify “pastors only” see your request, or that it be shared with church staff and intercessory prayer team members who pray over requests every week.
Our Healing Prayer Team is available the first Sunday of each month in the Chapel following all worship services. They listen to and pray with people in need of spiritual, emotional and physical healing.
For more information, contact Joan Mellen, 813.334.4262.
Food & Clothing
Hyde Park United Methodist provides fellowship and a hot breakfast every Sunday morning through our Open Arms Ministry, which is open to all in need. The Open Arms Ministry also provides haircuts and clothing distribution monthly, as well as other services for the homeless. For more information, contact Pam Carpenter.
In order to help the most people with the most urgent needs, our congregation generously supports “The Sparrow Fund.”
Church members may contact our church ministry office at 813.253.5388. Friends in the community may contact our partners at Metropolitan Ministries through their Outreach and Prevention Services at 813.209.1000, ext. 1200 – located at 2301 N. Tampa St.