• 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
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    Director, Facilities/Finance
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COMING EVENTS

  • No K1Worship/No Kids Connect ClassesSun, May 26
    When: Sunday, May 26 at 9:00am
    Where: K1Worship Room

    There is no K1Worship or Kids Connect Hour, Sunday, May 26 in honor of Memorial Day. Please consider particpating in the Prayer Walk instead!
  • Prayer WalkSun, May 26
    When: Sunday, May 26 at 10:45am
    Where: Meet in the Connect Community rooms.

    The Community Development team is organizing a Prayer Walk for Sunday, May 26, following the worship service. Participants will be divided into groups to go and pray at the ministry sites of several of our local mission partners. All ages are welcome, and you should be finished by noon. No registration is required. Contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) with any questions.
  • Summer Break from K1WorshipSun, Jun 2
    When: Sunday, June 2 at 9:30am
    Where: Children's Hallway

    We will not have K1Worship during the summer break, June 2nd - July 28. K1Worship resumes August 11.
  • Rising 7th Graders join Jr.High-LifeSun, Jun 2
    When: Sunday, June 2 at 10:59am
    Where: The Lodge

    6th Graders, completed will join the Youth Connect Communities at the Lodge this Summer!
  • Kids Connect Summer Semester BeginsSun, Jun 2
    When: Sunday, June 2 at 11:00am
    Where: Children's Hallway

    Join us in Southwood Kids this summer during the Kids Connect hour!

    K-2nd Grade, completed, will meet in Room 2314 for the "Armor of God" series.

    3rd-5th Grade, completed will meet in Room 2320 for a Bible Study on "Knowing God and Living Our Faith."
  • Teach Me To WorshipSun, Jun 9
    When: Sunday, June 9 at 9:30am
    Where: Children's Hallway, Room 2303

    A special "mock" service for families with younger children - only available two Sundays this summer for Children K-2nd grade-completed and Parents. The purpose of this mock service is to ease those younger children into Corporate Worship and equip Parents seeking better ways to engage their children during the service.

    What can you expect?

    Attend Corporate Worship as usual. There, after the offertory, Families will be dismissed for "Teach Me To Worship" and you may join us upstairs for a guided worship service where we walk with parents to help children work through their worship-time wiggles. This is a great opportunity for our children to gain a better understanding of what it looks like to worship with our larger church family yet in an environment are . Once the guided sermon concludes, Families will be released just prior to Communion so you can participate in the Lord’s Supper in the sanctuary.

 *At least one parent should plan to attend with their child(ren).
  • CLIMBThu, Jun 20
    When: Thursday, June 20 at 12:00pm
    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!
  • VBS 2019Thu, Jun 20
    When: Thursday, June 20 at 12:00pm
    Where: Southwood Presbyterian Church

    VBS at Southwood Presbyterian Church exists to give K-5th grade students an opportunity to meet Jesus and grow in their understanding of a relationship with Him through fun activities that focus on Scripture, Community and Leadership Development.

    With that in mind, we hope your child will join us this week for a fun-filled, gospel-packed Super Heroes Week - where we will discover the heart of a Super Hero! Register at southwood.org/vbs
  • Teach Me To WorshipSun, Jul 14
    When: Sunday, July 14 at 9:30am
    Where: Children's Hallway, Room 2303

    A special "mock" service for families with younger children - only available two Sundays this summer for Children K-2nd grade-completed and Parents. The purpose of this mock service is to ease those younger children into Corporate Worship and equip Parents seeking better ways to engage their children during the service.

    What can you expect?

    Attend Corporate Worship as usual. There, after the offertory, Families will be dismissed for "Teach Me To Worship" and you may join us upstairs for a guided worship service where we walk with parents to help children work through their worship-time wiggles. This is a great opportunity for our children to gain a better understanding of what it looks like to worship with our larger church family yet in an environment are . Once the guided sermon concludes, Families will be released just prior to Communion so you can participate in the Lord’s Supper in the sanctuary.

 *At least one parent should plan to attend with their child(ren).
  • Water WarsWed, Jul 17
    When: Wednesday, July 17 at 2:30pm
    Where: Southwood Lawn

    Join us for water fun on Wednesday, July 17!!! Water guns, water balloons, giant slip n slide and a water slide!

    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


  • “Solong Summer” Kids Connect PartiesSun, Jul 28
    When: Sunday, July 28 at 11:00am
    Where: Children's Hallway

    End of the Summer Celebrations for all Kids Connect Classes!
  • Parent PreviewSun, Aug 4
    When: Sunday, August 4 at 11:00am
    Where: Children's Hallway

    Parents, please make plans to join us and learn about all that is coming your child's way this Fall - meet the Teachers, Leaders, and Volunteers in your child's room and discover what we're planning to cover in the 2019-2020 year. More details to come!
  • K1Worship & Kids Connect ResumesSun, Aug 11
    When: Sunday, August 11 at 11:00am
    Where: Children's Hallway

    Join us for the Fall Kickoff of K1Worship and Kids Connect Communities!
  • 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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  • VBS Donations

    Our Superheroes VBS is almost here and we are still in need of a few donated supplies:

    Things To Borrow:
    Ladders, Box Fans, Superhero-themed decorations/props, Cutting Boards, Pizza Cutters

    Things to Donate:
    Ziploc Bags, Crayons, Stickers, Hot Glue Sticks, Glue Sticks, Sponge Paint Brushes, White Cardstock Paper, Avery 5160 Labels, PlayDoh, Sidewalk Chalk, White Paper Plates, Small Packs of Tissue, Hand Wipes, Green Frog Tape, Scotch Tape, Blue Sticy Tack, Brads, Ribbon, Yarn, 8oz. Water Bottles, Goldfish, Hand Sanitizer, Bubble Solution, Bandaids, Sharpie Markers, AA Batteries.

    Any of these items can be dropped off at the Church Office Monday - Thursday 9:00am-5:00pm or Friday 9:00am to Noon.

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Kids Ministry Updates

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 people crying for one.”

Wow. Superman had no clue how… [more]

Teaching Children to Pray Without Ceasing

How can we teach children to pray without ceasing?

“Once Jesus was in a certain place praying. As he finished, one of his disciples came to him and said, ‘Lord, teach us to pray, just as John taught his disciples’ “ (Luke 11:1). “Teach us to pray.” Even the grown men who followed Jesus needed instruction in prayer. How much more… [more]

What’s New at Southwood Kids?

Exciting New Environments!!!

Here at Southwood Kids, we’ve had very fun and busy summer planning some exciting things ahead for the children in our ministry. Take a look at our new Vision statement and our new Environments:

Our Vision: Southwood kids exists to advance the kingdom of God as we partner with families to… [more]