Video: Pastor George on “True Civility”

By George Robertson

  Following our recent Church Equipping Forum, “On Civics and Civility,” Pastor George considers our culture’s lack of civility and the hope found in the Gospel for true civility among believers. We should not be surprised, nor discouraged, by the lack of civility in... More »

Welcoming Refugees in Tennessee

By George Robertson

For many years, Second has had an active ministry welcoming newly arrived refugees to our community. Our members have had the privilege of developing deep relationships with refugees through Refugee Empowerment Program, Multinational Memphis, and World Relief. More »

Save the Date: Church Equipping Forum on January 23, 6:30pm

As a church, we are seeking to better understand and love one another, particularly on issues where we may differ in opinion. Our Winter forum, “On Civics and Civility,” will aim to equip us in understanding and embracing a biblical vision for civic engagement among followers of... More »

An End-of-Year Word from George Robertson

What a marvelous year God has given us in our mission at Second! I’ve been encouraged by our enthusiasm for Retelling the Gospel, Reimagining the Church and the City, and Repairing What is Broken. And despite our budget challenge for our last fiscal year, our incredibly generous... More »

Christmas Season Service Opportunities

Our Domestic Outreach team has compiled a list of ways we can serve our neighbors during Advent, including everything from ringing a kettle bell for the Salvation Army and wrapping books for students at Berclair to helping sort toys at Neighborhood Christian Centers.  View the full list of... More »

University Choirs Visiting Second

We are excited to welcome the choir from University of Arkansas to join our Chancel Choir in leading worship during our morning services on November 3. Then, on November 5, the Arkansas Tech University Choral Artists will present a special concert at 7:00pm in the Sanctuary. The ATU singers... More »

Community Reformation Service

Each year in October, Second hosts a Community Reformation Service with 12 of our sister churches from all over the greater Memphis area. This year on October 27 at 6:00pm, choirs from these churches will join in our choir loft with a brass orchestra to commemorate this significant day in the... More »

3 B’s Concert this Friday Evening

By Robb Roaten

On Friday, October 18, at 7:00pm in the Sanctuary, all are invited to a free concert featuring Clayton Hancock (violin), Dawson Hull (piano) and Leander Star (horn). More »

CityServe Recap

Last week on CityServe Sunday, pastor George preached from Luke 10:25-37, considering what it means to Love Our Neighbor. The entire service is available in our livestream archive. On Sunday evening, Brian Lewis preached on Sharing Our Lives, charging us with how to... More »

Ten Benefits of Children’s Choirs

A note from Christy Young, 2PC Children’s Music Director I recently read "Ten Reasons Why You Should have a Children’s Choir," an article by Mark Cabaniss. He is a music publisher, producer, writer, and educator, and is the President/CEO of Jubilate Music Group, based in Nashville... More »