• 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
  • 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
  • Daniel Brown
    Print & Digital Media Specialist
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  • Youth Summer Kick-OffWed, May 29
    When: Wednesday, May 29 at 1:00pm
    Where: The Lodge

    A fun event for all students that have completed 6-12 grade. Wear a swimsuit and sunscreen and bring a towel. Event is from 1-4pm.
  • Sr. High Six Flags TripThu, Jun 13
    When: Thursday, June 13 at 6:15am
    Where: Six Flags in Georgia

    This is a trip for completed 9-12 graders. Contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for more information.
  • CLIMBMon, Jun 17
    When: Monday, June 17 at 9:00am
    Where: Southwood Lodge

    Climb is for completed 6th & 7th graders and their friends! We will serve in the community at a couple different places during the week. Join us!
  • Jr. High trip to Birmingham ZooWed, Jul 10
    When: Wednesday, July 10 at 11:17am
    Where: Birmingham, AL

    This is a trip for completed 6-8th graders. More details to come!
  • Sr. High Mystery EventWed, Jul 17
    When: Wednesday, July 17 at 1:00pm
    Where: The Lodge

    This is event is for completed 8th-12th graders. Time TBD. More information to come!
  • Jr. High Mystery MeetingWed, Jul 24
    When: Wednesday, July 24 at 1:00pm
    Where: The Lodge

    This event is for completed 6th-8th graders.
  • Sr. High cookoutSun, Jul 28
    When: Sunday, July 28 at 6:00pm
    Where: TBD

    Time and place TBD. This event is for completed 8-12 graders.
  • Jr. High Pool PartyWed, Jul 31
    When: Wednesday, July 31 at 1:00pm
    Where: TBD

    Time and place TBD. This event is for completed 6-8 graders.
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Welcome to Southwood's High-Life

Ken teaching High-Life High-Life is the Junior High and Senior High student ministry of Southwood. From large group events like Sr. High-Life (Sunday nights) and Jr. High-Life (Wednesday Nights), to smaller more intimate settings like small groups, our desire is to help students in Huntsville grow in their relationship to Christ. The staff and leaders of High-Life come alongside parents to model transparency, community and service to our students.

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High-Life News and Updates

Youth Mission Trip to Peru 2018

High-Life Ministries is excited to return to the foreign missions field again in 2018!  The Peru Mission trip will take place June 1-11, 2018 and is open to all students who have completed their sophomore year of high school. Common question are answered in the FAQ sheet… [more]

The Story of Being Known: Sharing Our Hope with Our Youth

It is a daunting thing to consider another school year, which to me means endless opportunities for the High-Life team to bring the light of the Gospel of the grace of Jesus Christ into what seem to be increasingly dark places.  Students from all over North Alabama descend on our homes, on school campuses, and The Lodge.  Brokenness abounds,… [more]

Love Your Neighbor As Yourself

“Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?”
Jesus replied: “’Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ 
This is the first and greatest commandment. 
And the second is like it:
Love Your Neighbor As Yourself
Matthew… [more]