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- Senior SundaySun, May 7When: Sunday, May 7 at 10:30am
Where: 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive Huntsville, AL 35802
Join us on Sunday, May 7, as we welcome Reid Jones, Campus Minister for Reformed University Fellowship (RUF), to the Southwood pulpit. Reid will be speaking in our 10:30am service as we honor our graduating high school seniors.
- VBS 2017: Adventures In NarniaMon, Jun 5When: Monday, June 5 at 9:00am
Where: Southwood Presbyterian Church, 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive, Huntsville
Save the Date for VBS 2017: Adventures In Narnia, June 5-8, from 9:00am to Noon! Ages: Kindergarten - 5th grade; CLIMB - 6th grade only (Ascent). More details to follow!
- Peru Mission 2017Fri, Jun 2When: Friday, June 2 at 9:00am
Where: Lima, Peru
A team of 16 adults and students will travel to Kusi, a boys’ home run by Scripture Union Peru. They will be assisting with construction projects and developing relationships with the abandoned boys who live in this particular home.
- Jr. High Edge 2017Sat, Jun 24When: Saturday, June 24 at 12:00pm
Where: Covenant College in Lookout Mountain, GA
5 day camp for our Jr. High students (completed 6, 7, 8 grades) at Covenant College in Lookout Mountain, GA. To register: http://www.southwood.org/edge
ARTICLES AND UPDATES
Living In the Past vs. Living Out of the Past
My story begins long before 34-plus years ago when I was born. As a child of God inextricably connected to Jesus, my story began before the foundation of the world when my Heavenly Father set his love upon me. It… [more]
Perhaps the most famous passage in the book of Ezekiel (high praise, right?!) comes in chapter 37 when God takes his prophet into a valley full of dry bones. After 30-plus chapters of prophesying judgment on idolatrous, exiled Israel, God uses the lifeless bones as a picture of the… [more]
The Session has been wrestling over the last 12-18 months with our hearts before God in light of the season of conflict Southwood experienced several years ago. As we have prayed, talked, and at times fasted together, God has shown us more of our sinful attitudes and actions as a Session… [more]
Much like Christmas, Easter comes filled with many wonderful and exciting things—Easter baskets, chocolate bunnies, egg hunts, baskets, new clothes, a delicious family brunch… but we know that Easter is SO much more than that. More than visits from the Easter Bunny, more than… [more]
One of my favorite things about Southwood is our dedication to the teaching and preaching of the Word of God as contained in the Old and New Testaments. We affirm the Westminster Shorter Catechism by saying that “the Scriptures principally teach what man is to believe concerning… [more]
During the weekend of March 24-26, 60 Southwood ladies attended our annual retreat at Doublehead in Town Creek, AL. We were able to spend time with old friends and meet new friends. This was done by having meals with ladies that you didn’t necessarily know all that well, fishing… [more]
Why in the world would you attend a 2 ½-hour training in order to volunteer by pulling weeds or serving a pot-luck dinner? These are things you do every day in your normal life; what kind of training could possibly be necessary?
These are the thoughts that might be running… [more]
Why in the world would God ever choose to tell the story this way? Have you ever asked yourself that question? Why did he make this world, and the universe that holds it, if keeping it all going “according to his good pleasure” were going to be so difficult?… [more]