• Will Spink
    Senior Pastor
  • Rita Clardy
    Executive Assistant
  • Ron Clegg
    Assistant Pastor, Discipleship
  • Peter Render
    Assistant Pastor, Youth/Families
  • Winnie Winford
    High-Life Assistant Director
  • Kim Delchamps
    Administrative Assistant
    High-Life/Children
  • Niña Banta Cash
    Director of Children's Ministry
  • Sarah Niemitz
    Director of Community Development/Assimilation
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  • Express Grace Conference Day 1Sat, Jan 27
    When: Saturday, January 27 at 5:30pm
    Where: 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive Huntsville, AL 35802

    Our 2017 Express Grace Conference will be January 27-28. This year’s theme will be “Expressing Grace Around the World,” focusing on how the gospel drives us to global mission. Dr. Dan Doriani from Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, will be our keynote speaker, and we will also hear from three of our foreign mission partners.
  • Express Grace Conference Day 2Sun, Jan 28
    When: Sunday, January 28 at 9:00am
    Where: 1000 Carl T. Jones Drive Huntsville, AL 35802

    Our 2017 Express Grace Conference will be January 27-28. This year’s theme will be “Expressing Grace Around the World,” focusing on how the gospel drives us to global mission. Dr. Dan Doriani from Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis, will be our keynote speaker, and we will also hear from three of our foreign mission partners.
  • Southwood’s Annual Congregational MeetingSun, Feb 4
    When: Sunday, February 4 at 11:45am
    Where: Southwood Sanctuary

    Southwood's Annual Congregational Meeting.

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Luke: Good News of Great Joy for All People (47 of 100), Luke 13:10-21
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ARTICLES AND UPDATES

Pastor’s Note: Eye-Opening Experiences
Pastor’s Note: Eye-Opening Experiences

When I traveled to India this fall to work with our mission partners there, the trip opened my eyes in ways that greatly challenged and encouraged my heart. As you might expect, it opened my eyes to the beauty and uniqueness of a different culture as well as the dire need for the gospel… [more]

Introducing: Robert Blevins
Introducing: Robert Blevins

Originally from Winchester, Tennessee, Robert Blevins was a history teacher and coach for 13 years in the inner city of Chattanooga. When he felt the call to vocational ministry, he left the school system and became the program director at Hope for the Inner City, a mercy ministry started… [more]

Express Grace Conference 2018
 

We are finishing up the holiday season where we celebrate the coming of the Son of God in human flesh.  What a glorious thing our God accomplished for us in the birth of Jesus.  Why did He come?  There are multiple reasons we could list, but the Gospel of John tells us… [more]

Session Update
 

Since we shared with you last year some significant financial needs we were facing, we wanted to begin by praising God for his gracious provision once again. While the numbers aren’t final as of this mailing, it appears clear that income will exceed expenses for 2017 by a meaningful… [more]

Small Groups
Small Groups

Community is important.  It’s vital to the existence and flourishing of human beings.  It’s been said that we can only truly understand ourselves in the context of community with one another.

God IS community.  The Westminster Shorter Catechism teaches us that,… [more]

Pastor’s Note: A Christmas Confession
Pastor’s Note: A Christmas Confession

I’m on the record for loving everything Christmas – listening to holiday music in November, reading multiple Advent devotionals at the same time, and even watching Claymation Christmas specials on TV. So it took me several trips up and down the garage stairs with bins of decorations,… [more]

Session Update
 

The Session is looking forward to an exciting month of anticipating and celebrating the birth of our Savior with some very special events. The opportunity to host the Behold the Lamb concert again (December 14) will bring 1,000 people – Southwood members, friends, and neighbors –… [more]

Reflections
Reflections

I have half a page to share some reflections on the last six and half years of working at Southwood. Let me say right here that I cannot possibly condense all that I have learned, or all that I am thankful for, into this space. However, as I reflected on the many things God has taught… [more]

Impact of India
Impact of India

Thank you so much for praying for us as we had the privilege of representing Christ and Southwood in India for a couple of weeks. We can’t imagine the trip going any more smoothly and are grateful for God’s care and your prayers. Our mission partners at Reaching Indians Ministries… [more]