• Will Spink
    Senior Pastor
  • Wyketa Shipman
    Executive Assistant
  • Ron Clegg
    Associate 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
  • Angela Sierk
    Director, Children's Ministry
  • Niña Banta Cash
    Director, Nursery
  • Robert Blevins
    Director, Community Development
  • Janice Crowson
    Director, Facilities/Finance
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    Print & Digital Media Specialist
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  • Water WarsWed, Jul 17
    When: Wednesday, July 17 at 10:00am
    Where: Southwood Lawn

    Join us for water fun on Wednesday, July 17!!! Water guns, water balloons, giant slip n slide and a water slide! Bring $1 for ice cream.

    Kindergarten - 2nd Grade 10:00am-11:30am
    *One parent/guardian MUST be present with child(ren).

    3rd Grade to 5th Grade 1:00pm to 2:30pm


  • Ice Cream SundaySun, Jul 21
    When: Sunday, July 21 at 6:00pm
    Where: Southwood Presbyterian Church

    Make plans to enjoy a fun evening together at Ice Cream Sunday on July 21 at 6pm. Bring a half-gallon of ice cream or toppings to share. Also, be sure to bring a lawn chair or blanket to enjoy this churchwide outdoor fellowship.
  • Southwood Kids Fall Parent PreviewSun, Aug 4
    When: Sunday, August 4 at 11:00am
    Where: Southwood Presbyterian Church

    Join us during the Connect Communities Hour. More details coming soon!
  • Slugs & Bugs Family ConcertFri, Aug 23
    When: Friday, August 23 at 6:30pm
    Where: Church Sanctuary

    Get your tickets now! More information at http://www.southwood.org/slugsandbugs

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Teach and Admonish One Another | Will Spink
One Another: Living in Gospel Community (7 of 10), Colossians 3:12-17
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Pastor’s Note: The Summer of “One Another”
Pastor’s Note: The Summer of “One Another”

I was talking recently with a young man who has a good job in a good city with a good family. But he admitted to me, “I just don’t have any really good friends. There’s no one I really connect with that’s passionate about the things I believe really matter and really gets me.”… [more]

Toward Gospel Community: The Beauty of Relationships with Others Needing Jesus, Too
Toward Gospel Community: The Beauty of Relationships with Others Needing Jesus, Too

The Root

The epidemic of loneliness has invaded our culture in a manner that is unprecedented in Western history. While we can simplify this reality and blame cell phones and other amazing innovations of technology, I would suggest that there is something much… [more]

Serve with The CornerStone Initiative
Serve with The CornerStone Initiative

Last summer, I had the opportunity to serve as an ally for the CornerStone Initiative’s first Faith & Finances class. The Cornerstone Initiative is one of Southwood’s local ministry partners, and they are focused on breaking the cycle of poverty in Huntsville’s Westside neighborhood.… [more]

Pastor’s Note: The Benefits of the Resurrection
Pastor’s Note: The Benefits of the Resurrection

“For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we shall certainly be united with him in a resurrection like his. We know that our old self was crucified with him in order that the body of sin might be brought to nothing, so that we would no longer be… [more]

VBS: Who’s the Hero of Your Story?
VBS: Who’s the Hero of Your Story?

In the movie Superman Returns, Superman is having a conversation with Lois Lane and it goes like this:

Superman: “Listen; what do you hear?” Lois Lane: “Nothing.” Superman: “I hear everything. You wrote that the world doesn’t need a savior, but every day I hear… [more]

The Unifying Savior: How Jesus helps us connect word and deed in his Church’s mission
The Unifying Savior: How Jesus helps us connect word and deed in his Church’s mission

What does the Bible mean when it talks about “justice,” and is that really a “Gospel issue”? Isn’t the Church supposed to focus on spiritual matters and not get distracted by other concerns? Is it possible we’re losing sight of the Gospel in an effort to pursue mercy ministry… [more]

Our Seniors
Our Seniors

As we prepare for our seniors to go off on their new adventures, we desperately long for them to be fishers for community. Most of your children look forward to becoming nurses, architects, or lawyers, but first they are fish and called to be fishers. High-Life exists because believers… [more]

Ask a Pastor with Derrick Harris
Ask a Pastor with Derrick Harris

How is God’s power “made perfect” in our weaknesses, sufferings, and hardships as written in 2 Corinthians 12:9?

Excellent question! First, let’s take a look at this verse in context. When we do that, I hope that… [more]

All That’s Fair: Elvis Presley Blues
All That’s Fair: Elvis Presley Blues

“You must have the humility to work out your own salvation in a darkness where you are absolutely alone … And so it takes heroic humility to be yourself and to be nobody but the man, or artist, that God intended you to be.” - Thomas Merton

When I was young, my… [more]