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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...

Stewardship: God's Provision is Sufficient

Posted by Ron Hickman on Nov 04, 2011

I wish we all could capture the same content, meaning and substance in our lives in community that Paul does in his words in the passage of this stewardship season! Indeed, that is exactly what his inspired words promise us, as they did the Corinthians to whom he was writing — it’s a very...

Stewardship: God's Inexpressible Gift

Posted by John Alexander on Oct 28, 2011

by John Alexander My kids have a book about a little dinosaur called a Minosaur. He is a sad little fellow who does not share and goes around saying everything is Mine! Mine! Mine! Only when he discovers the gift of sharing does he find happiness.Sometimes I feel like a little Minosaur. I am...

Christ is Made the Sure Foundation

Posted by Lenora Morrow on Oct 21, 2011

Christ is made the sure foundation, Christ the head and cornerstone, Chosen of the Lord and precious, Binding all the church in one; Holy Zion’s help forever, and her confidence alone.

"God Himself is with us: let us now adore Him, And with awe appear before Him." Doesn’t this text from 1729 still express the sentiment we should embrace each time we come into the presence of the Lord? Our Chancel Choir will sing all of the verses to this hymn as part of our...

Do you wonder what our worship will be like in Heaven? The center of our faith is believing in Jesus Christ, with the assurance that we will live with Him and the Father for eternity.

CityServe 2011

Sep 30, 2011

All are invited to CityServe weekend, which begins tonight at our Celebration Dinner with speaker Brian Fikkert. Tickets for tonight's dinner are now sold out. We hope to see everyone at our Saturday Day of Service and on Sunday for worship!

Praying for Memphis

Sep 16, 2011

One of the goals of CityServe 2011 is to encourage our members to be committed to praying for the well-being of our city. Pastor Ronnie Stevens says, “Prayer is not just preparation for great work, it is the great work.” Praying for our city is not only a privilege, but it is also a response to...

At our annual Vision Banquet on Wednesday night, Sandy talked about what it means to be on mission as God's Church as described in Luke 10. He gave many examples of people within our own church who are living life mission ally. For those of you who missed the Vision Banquet or if you'd like to...

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