Nominations for the offices of deacon and ruling elder are open and will continue through July 31. Forms may be picked up in the narthex or the Guest Center. Leadership training will begin in late August and will be open to all church members.
COMING EVENTSAll Events →
- LodgeapaloozaWed, Jul 27When: Wednesday, July 27 at 1:00pm
Where: The Lodge
Summer event for completed 6-8 graders.
- Fall Sunday school Kick-offSun, Aug 7When: Sunday, August 7 at 10:00am
Where: Sanctuary, Southwood Presbyterian
Sunday school classes for 7th grade through Adults will meet in the sanctuary for a fun, engaging look at the over arching theme beginning in Children's Ministry to Adult Ministry. Please drop off Infant-6th grade children in their summer Sunday school class rooms.
- Children’s Ministry Leadership LunchSun, Aug 7When: Sunday, August 7 at 1:00pm
Where: Lodge, Southwood Presbyterian
- Move Up SundaySun, Aug 14When: Sunday, August 14 at 10:00am
Where: Nursery, Preschool and Children's Halls, Southwood Presbyterian
New fall curriculum will begin September 14 alongside new room assignments.
ARTICLES AND UPDATES
The Work-Rest Rhythm
My childhood summers were spent largely at the baseball field; in fact, I may have done my summer reading with a ball in my hand and occasionally in the dugout! Most of those summer Saturdays consisted of three tournament games to… [more]
Would Daniel boycott Target? In light of current social media buzz about bathrooms and boycotts nearly every day lately, it’s an intriguing question, even if there’s no clear answer. As we’ve been studying through the book of Daniel on Sunday mornings, we’ve seen on the one… [more]
Jobs for Life is many things. It is a biblically based jobs preparedness program. It offers participants hope and dignity through a renewed understanding of work, and it offers the local church the opportunity to advocate for the jobless and underemployed in our community. However,… [more]
Not My Agenda
Summer Sunday School, Our Cultural Landscape, and Life in Two Kingdoms
“Did you see our neighbor’s yard sign?”
The Ministry of Presence
Youth Summer Focus
High-Life as the youth ministry of Southwood, has a focus of students in Huntsville experiencing and expressing the grace of God. One of the core values in the constant drive to that end is contact… [more]
As we head into the summer months, the Session is excited for some of the unique opportunities we have coming up to connect with each other and with our neighbors. Every member of the church family can be praying for and participating in events like the Church Family Lunch (Sunday,… [more]
Jon Foreman is the lead singer for the band Switchfoot. The members of the band are all Christians, but the band is not a ‘Christian’ band. They thrive in the secular marketplace by means of conventional distribution channels. I think this is a very good… [more]
Being a Family ... Together
This past weekend my family took advantage of a day off from school to drive up to Chattanooga for 36 hours. We walked around downtown together, enjoyed the hotel pool together, and even made a couple of tourist stops together.… [more]
Every year when seniors graduate from Southwood and High-Life ministries, the High-Life staff and volunteers ask themselves, “Have we done enough?” It is easy to imagine parents asking themselves the same question as they send their students out of the home. “Did I tell them the… [more]