Worship Schedules

Please join us for worship with our community of faith! Sunday services are at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. (see below for live streaming and radio broadcast info), and Sunday school is at 9:40. The More Than A Meal worship service is Thursdays at 5:00, followed by a free dinner for anyone and everyone.  

Sunday Morning Worship Services

8:30 a.m.  Trippeer Chapel 
11:00 a.m.  Sanctuary
9:40-10:40 a.m.  Sunday School 

If you aren't familiar with the service, click here to learn about Sunday mornings and our order of worship.

Children are always welcome in worship. Childcare for infants and two-year-olds is available during both services and Sunday school. During the 11:00 service there is a special Time with the Younger Church, after which children through kindergarten may go to Children's Church Continued. For information on Sunday morning childcare, see our Children’s Ministry page. 

If you can't be here for worship, please join us live at 11:00 on the radio or Internet. 

Watch on Livestream or use the Livestream phone or Roku app (search for “Idlewild”). Listen on WREC-AM 600 radio or www.wrecradio.com (click “Listen Live”), or use the iHeartRadio app. Bulletins are on the Newsletters & Bulletins page.

More Than A Meal

Worship Service     Dinner
Thursday at 5:00 p.m.     Thursday at 5:30 p.m.
Trippeer Chapel     T.K. Young Fellowship Hall

More Than A Meal (MTAM) is a free sit-down-and-be-served dinner for anyone who needs it, each and every Thursday at 5:30. Before dinner, a half-hour worship service is held in the Trippeer Chapel. Please come—and bring your family! You can make a real difference in the lives of God’s people in Midtown Memphis. Learn more about More Than A Meal.

More Than A Meal is held every Thursday -- regardless of weather conditions.




Lent is a time of preparation and reflection for Christians as we await the Resurrection of the Lord. Lent includes the 40 days (Sundays not included) before Easter. It includes Passion/Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, and Good Friday. 

Ash Wednesday Service - 6:30 p.m.

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, the 40 days (Sundays not included) before Easter. This is a traditional service with imposition of ashes. Nursery care is available. For more information please call 901-726-4681.




Idlewild Presbyterian Church invites you to gather with us as we celebrate the Nativity of the Christ Child. 

With Christmas falling on a Monday this year, our Christmas Eve schedule will be somewhat different. Here’s the schedule for Sunday, December 24, 2017. All three services are held in the Sanctuary. Nursery care available for the 11:00 and 5:00 services -- but children are always welcome in worship! 

11:00 a.m. Christmas Eve Service

The 11:00 service will incorporate the children's program. Communion will be served. Nursery care will be available - but children are always welcome in worship!

5:00 p.m. Traditional Lessons and Carols

Nursery care will be available available - but children are always welcome in worship!

11:00 p.m. Candle-lighting Communion Service (led by youth)

Nursery care not available. Children are welcome in the service.


No services at 8:30 a.m. or 3:00 p.m.




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