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Pray For The Lausanne Congress In South Africa

By Sandy Willson, Sandy Willson

Next week, October 17-24, in Cape Town, South Africa, 4,000 leaders from over 200 countries will come together for the third meeting of the Lausanne International Congress. Our senior pastor, Sandy Willson, has been invited as a representative to participate in ten days of invested discussion... More »


Ministry Partner Youth Visions Produces "Doing It Together" Video

By Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten

Mission Memphis ministry partner, Youth Visions, has produced a music video in cooperation with the senior high youth of Second Presbyterian for CityServe 2010. The song is titled Doing it Together, and speaks to the unique challenges and opportunities for racial reconciliation... More »


Vision Banquet Recap

By Sandy Willson, Sandy Willson

Each year, Second takes a look back and a look forward at the annual Vision Banquet. This year Sandy Willson unpacks the phrase in our mission statement, "to make them His disciples," and explores the importance of growing toward maturity in Christ, while leading others to do the same. More »


Book Review, Part II: Raising Girls

By Kim Heathcott, Kim Heathcott

All You Need to Know About…Raising Girls by Melissa Trevathan and Sissy Goff Book review by Kim Heathcott The authors of this book give insightful details into the hearts and minds of girls, at the same time educating and enlightening those who are raising these girls about who these... More »


Book Review, Part I: Wild Things, the Art of Nurturing Boys

By Kim Heathcott, Kim Heathcott

Wild Things: The Art of Nurturing Boys – by Stephen James and David Thomas Book review by Kim Heathcott The authors of Wild Things give incredible insights into the hearts and minds of boys, as well as practical helps to those who are caregivers to boys.  As Stephen and David... More »


Small Group Leader Training on Saturday, August 21

If you are currently leading or are interested in leading Small Groups at Second, group leader training will take place on Saturday, August 21 from 8:30 to 11:30 am. The training session will focus on small group dynamics and use of the Christian Basics curriculum for the 2010-11 program year... More »


Join the Summer Family Choir

By Robb Roaten, Robb Roaten

The Music Department invites all to join a special family choir that is open to all ages and all who love to sing for four Sundays through August 15. The Summer Family Choir will sing the introit for the Sunday morning late service (11am) and will then join the rest of the congregation during... More »


Introducing RTS Memphis

Beginning this fall, Second is partnering with Reformed Theological Seminary (RTS) to launch RTS Memphis.  RTS Memphis is an exciting new extension campus that will offer courses to those interested in pursuing a seminary degree or simply developing their theological foundation. Second... More »


Christ in the Psalms (Part III)

By Jason Hood, Jason Hood

In posts one and two, we saw just a few of the more important ways in which the Psalms point to Christ. I noted Bruce Waltke’s observation that if a text points to Jesus, that makes it more relevant for us, not less. Here are some ways the NT shows us that the Psalms apply not just to... More »


Christ in the Psalms (Part II)

By Jason Hood, Jason Hood

Continuing on from the previous post on discovering Christ in the Psalms and as the one singing the Psalms... More »


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