The Word Became Flesh and Moved into Our Neighborhood



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Our Mission

Parker Street Ministries is committed to Gospel-centered community development beginning in Lakeland’s Parker Street neighborhood. We seek to join God’s transformation of our neighborhood through living and working in the neighborhood, through proven programs, and through building up others to make possible desirable neighborhoods, lifetime learners, financial sustainability, and healthy communities for all. Please join us!

The Neighborhood




of Academic Enrichment offered each child per year


Healthy Snacks/Meals

served in 2020


High School Students

completed financial course and opened bank accounts



volunteering in programs

Latest News

Kiwanis Pancake Festival Tickets + Support PSM

Kiwanis Pancake Festival Tickets + Support PSM

It's all about the flip! Do good while enjoying pancakes, sausage, and the unique atmosphere of Flipping for Charities, the Annual Kiwanis Pancake Festival—a Lakeland community tradition. Citrus Center Kiwanis organizes the effort that now benefits many local...

A Word for 2022

A Word for 2022

Trust in the Lord, and do good; dwell in the land, and feed on His faithfulness. Delight yourself also in the Lord, and He shall give you the desires of your heart. - Psalm 37:3-4 In 2022, I am feeling called to focus on delight in the Lord. There are so many things...

Neighborhood Christmas Store Recap

Neighborhood Christmas Store Recap

In another year of scarcity, the Lord led many towards overwhelming generosity in support of the Christmas Store. Families from two low-income neighborhoods were blessed! PSM’s holiday ministries run a little differently. The hope is to love neighbors extravagantly...

Upcoming Events


    January 17, 2022

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  • No AEP/School - Holiday

    January 17, 2022
    Parker Street Ministries, 719 N Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA

    Call for openings/volunteer opportunities! 863.682.4544 Serves K-12th children living within the Parker Street neighborhood as defined by Memorial Boulevard to the In Town bypass and South Florida Ave to Ingraham Ave.

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