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World Missions Conference with Tim Keller

Posted by Robb Roaten on Feb 13, 2012

This year we welcome keynote speaker, Tim Keller. Keller will share his vision for planting churches in the global cities of the world. Register Early! Tickets for the Friday night Keynote Banquet are going fast. Tickets are $10 when you purchase before February 19.

The Memphis Masterworks Chorale will present "The Creation" by Franz Joseph Haydn, on Friday, February 10 at 7:30pm in the Sanctuary with renowned soloists Mary Wilson, Randall Rushing and Evan Jones. This free event is the choir's inaugural concert and features one of classical music's...

"May the mind of Christ my Savior live in me from day to day, by His love and power controlling all I do and say."  The familiar words of this hymn capture the result of a Christian whose mind is developed toward the Lord. There are many ways to develop and renew our minds and to strive to...

We hope to see you this weekend for the annual Christian Life Conference with speakers Philip Ryken and Michael Ramsden. For the full conference schedule as well as links to the live video stream and conference audio visit

Recovery Groups begin January 8

Posted by Christy Paganoni on Jan 03, 2012

Beginning January 8, Second will offer recovery groups for those dealing with the painful effects of substance abuse. Groups will be available on Sunday afternoons at 4:30 p.m. before our Sunday Night Worship service for those who are recovering from alcoholism and/or drug abuse (in B Building...

Recently, Second member Earl Blankenship knew he needed to quickly organize people in his Sojourners CC to pray and help after he was told by fellow member Frank Jemison one day about a Ugandan family at Memphis's Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and then contacted the next day by one of Second's...

Readings for Advent

Posted by Sandy Willson on Nov 25, 2011

Dear Second Family, The Scriptures teach us to rejoice always, but there are some occasions when we especially rejoice and give thanks. Such an occasion is this year’s Advent Season, whose theme is “Rejoice!” Here are some suggested readings, taken largely from the Book of Common Prayer:

This month’s look at generosity in the Second Presbyterian family focuses on men who understand God’s call to reach out to boys and young men through scouting.

Second's Volunteer Ministries department has compiled its annual list of holiday service opportunities — everything from ringing a bell for the Salvation Army and preparing food for Calvary Rescue Mission's Thanksgiving Meal to greeting guests at our on-campus Advent worship services...

Stewardship: His Resources for His Purposes

Posted by Grace Simmons on Nov 11, 2011

The last several months have been a time of numerous transitions for me. First, I graduated from Samford University and moved home after living in Birmingham during my four years of college. More recently, I found myself blessed to have meaningful full time employment and the approval from my...

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