• 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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Class Information

Southwood’s Leadership Training class is designed to benefit all interested men and women as well as officers and leaders in all aspects of life in the church. Classes begin at 6:30pm and last approximately 2 hours.

Leadership Class Schedule

Aug. 16 The Great Story of Grace
Aug. 23 Grace and Sinners Like Us
Aug. 30 Heart and History of Southwood
Sep. 6 Qualifications for Elder & Deacon
Sep. 13 Church Government/Discipline
Sep. 20 Biblical Leadership and Spiritual Gifts
Sep. 27 Caring for People
Oct. 4 Fall Break (Makeup if needed) Week
Oct. 11 Gospel Mission and Community Development
Oct. 18 Westminster Confession of Faith (1-9)
Oct. 25 Westminster Confession of Faith (10-18, 32-33)
Nov. 1 Westminster Confession of Faith (19-24)
Nov. 8 Westminster Confession of Faith (25-29, 30-31)
Nov. 15 Southwood Specifics/Summary

Leadership Training Reading List

Below are links to several books that are recommended reading for men taking the Leadership Training Class who desire to serve as Elders or Deacons and suggested, but very helpful for anyone else. Sections from selected books will be referenced and covered during the class.

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For more information please contact Wyketa Shipman, class administrative coordinator, in the church office.