• Will Spink
    Senior Pastor
  • Rita Clardy
    Executive Assistant
  • Ron Clegg
    Assistant Pastor, Discipleship
  • Shannon Clark
    Administrative Assistant
  • James Parker
    Chief Musician
  • Peter Render
    Assistant Pastor, Youth/Families
  • Christine Betts
    Assistant Director, Youth/Families
  • Ty Commons
    Youth & Families Intern
  • Kim Delchamps
    Administrative Assistant
    Youth/Children
  • Derrick Harris
    Assistant Pastor, Shepherding & Young Families
  • Niña Banta Cash
    Director, Children's Ministry
  • Angela Sierk
    Assistant Director, Children's Ministry
  • Robert Blevins
    Director, Community Development
  • Janice Crowson
    Director, Facilities/Finance
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    Print & Digital Media Specialist
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ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Fa La Lodge Tickets on Sale!

    Join us for an evening of Christmas music and celebration at the Lodge on Saturday December 22 at 6:30pm and Sunday, December 23 at 5:30 & 7:30pm. No nursery provided. Tickets are $10 per person with a $30 Family Max. Children under 8 are free! Click here to reserve your seat.

  • Sunday Schedule

    Prayer Gathering in the Prayer Room at 8:45am, Worship Service at 9:30am followed by the Connect Hour at 11:00am.

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  • Fa La Lodge at 6:30pmSat, Dec 22
    When: Saturday, December 22 at 6:30pm
    Where: The Lodge 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive Huntsville, AL 35802

    Join us for an evening of Christmas music and celebration at the Lodge on Saturday December 22 at 6:30pm and Sunday, December 23 at 5:30 & 7:30pm. No nursery provided. Tickets are $10 per person with a $30 Family Max. Children under 8 are free! Go to southwood.org/falalodge to purchase tickets.
  • Fa La Lodge at 5:30pmSun, Dec 23
    When: Sunday, December 23 at 5:30pm
    Where: The Lodge 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive Huntsville, AL 35802

    Join us for an evening of Christmas music and celebration at the Lodge on Sunday, December 23 at 5:30 & 7:30pm. No nursery provided. Tickets are $10 per person with a $30 Family Max. Children under 8 are free! Go to southwood.org/falalodge to purchase tickets.
  • Fa La Lodge at 7:30pmSun, Dec 23
    When: Sunday, December 23 at 7:30pm
    Where: The Lodge 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive Huntsville, AL 35802

    Join us for an evening of Christmas music and celebration at the Lodge on Sunday, December 23 at 5:30 & 7:30pm. No nursery provided. Tickets are $10 per person with a $30 Family Max. Children under 8 are free! Go to southwood.org/falalodge to purchase tickets.
  • Christmas Eve Service at 5:30pmMon, Dec 24
    When: Monday, December 24 at 5:30pm
    Where: Southwood Presbyterian Church Sanctuary 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive, Huntsville, AL 35802

    Come join us for our traditional candlelight communion service at 5:30pm and 7:00pm. Nursery will be provided for the 5:30pm service (pre-K 3 and below), but no nursery provided for the 7:00pm service. We look forward to celebrating these special services together.
  • Christmas Eve Service at 7:00pmMon, Dec 24
    When: Monday, December 24 at 7:00pm
    Where: Southwood Presbyterian Church Sanctuary 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive, Huntsville, AL 35802

    Come join us for our traditional candlelight communion service at 5:30pm and 7:00pm. No nursery for the 7:00pm service, nursery will be provided for the 5:30pm service (pre-K 3 and below).We look forward to celebrating these special services together.
  • Southwood Kids Volunteer Appreciation LunchSun, Jan 13
    When: Sunday, January 13 at 12:30pm
    Where: The Lodge

  • Express Grace 2019: Moving Toward ShalomSat, Jan 26
    When: Saturday, January 26 at 11:57am
    Where: Southwood

    Southwood’s annual missions conference will take place January 26 & 27, 2019. The guest speaker will be Brian Fikkert, author of When Helping Hurts. Make plans to attend and learn more about transforming lives and restoring community.
  • Parent CafeTue, Jan 29
    When: Tuesday, January 29 at 6:00pm
    Where: The Lodge

    Dinner a guest speaker in the Lodge...childcare in the main facility. More details to come!

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ARTICLES AND UPDATES

Pastor’s Note: Unfiltered Truth
Pastor’s Note: Unfiltered Truth

Today the television and movie industries seem to be obsessed with rewriting stories. It’s as if writers have run out of ideas so they’ve settled for rewriting what’s already been done. Currently in television production are the reboots of Magnum PI, Miami Vice, Murphy Brown,… [more]

Watching and Waiting for the Light
Watching and Waiting for the Light

The Promise of Defense

“Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.” Isaiah 7:14

Ahaz was an evil king of Judah, one of the worst. He was being threatened by two neighboring… [more]

Fa La Lodge: Filling the Lodge with Fa La Las Since 2012
Fa La Lodge: Filling the Lodge with Fa La Las Since 2012

Well… we took a year off. So, many of you may not have experienced the Christmas miracle that is, Fa La Lodge. It’s a miracle because we literally came up with it out of necessity and were certain that it wouldn’t last past the first year. This year will be the SIXTH… [more]

Pastor’s Note: Growing up as a Church
Pastor’s Note: Growing up as a Church

One of the joys of the past few weeks for me has been the chance to hear stories and memories from many of Southwood’s early members. Time and again I’ve heard of a group marked by a humble dependence upon God, a passion to reach their neighbors for Christ, a personal belief in… [more]

5 Questions with Southwood’s Founding Members
5 Questions with Southwood’s Founding Members

What was the prayer for Southwood before she was planted?

Ashley McGaha: The initial families attended Westminster Presbyterian Church in the early 1980s. The vision of planting a reformed church in southeast Huntsville was laid on the hearts of Kirby and Karen Parks,… [more]

How has God used Southwood to impact you?: Perspectives on 30 Years
How has God used Southwood to impact you?: Perspectives on 30 Years

Jim Hess

When presented the question, “How has God used Southwood to impact you?” my mind went immediately to 2009 – a year of great difficulty and sorrow, and yet a time when my family and I experienced God’s amazing grace and love through the Southwood… [more]

Essential Remembering
Essential Remembering

Be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. 2 Tim. 2:1, ESV

Anniversaries are wonderful things.  Wedding anniversaries provide opportunities for nostalgic walks back through the years to see how love has grown through great fun times as well as the periods of… [more]

June 24, 2018 Congregational Letter and FAQs
June 24, 2018 Congregational Letter and FAQs

The following is a letter from Pastor Will as well as a list of questions and answers regarding plans for this fall that were announced following the worship service Sunday, June 24.

Dear Southwood Family and Friends,

I’ve had the privilege over the… [more]

Pastor’s Note: Change in Community
Pastor’s Note: Change in Community

In case you haven’t heard yet, there are a few changes at Southwood this fall. While much of why we are here and what we do is staying the same, we are making a couple of adjustments to our structure and schedule in an effort to foster biblical community on mission together. New adult… [more]