We are a multigenerational, social justice-oriented community of joyful, imperfect people who welcome absolutely everybody with hospitality, openness and acceptance.

Our Staff

Rev. Ben DanielRev. Ben Daniel

Our Senior Pastor
Office hours: Monday–Thursday, 10–4
email: ben at mpcfamily dot org
Read Rev. Ben’s blog ‘From the Pastor’



Talitha PhillipsRev. Talitha Aho

Our Associate Pastor

Office hours: Monday – Thursday, 10-4
email: talitha at mpcfamily dot org
Read Rev. Talitha’s blog ‘Talitha’s Take’

Kim Rankin 

Music Director
email: kim at mpcfamily dot org

Kim studied choral and orchestral conducting, piano and organ, and voice at Duke University and UC Berkeley.

She has directed choirs for UC Berkeley, the San Francisco Girls Chorus, and various churches in the Bay Area for 20 years. In addition to her work at MPC, she also teaches ToddleBop! Music and Movement for Little People. She loves making music with people of all ages and abilities, and believes that music is the life force.

Nöel Moritz

Administrative Assistant
Office hours: Monday–Friday 8-4
email: office at mpcfamily dot org

Marcia Roy



Rev. Kathy Ray 

Parish Associate