Our vision: To be the head, heart and hands of Jesus Christ, driven by God’s love for our church and the world beyond.

Worship with us 10:00 a.m. Sundays

Daily events and room locations are on the This Week at Southminster listing.

You can also view our Monthly Calendar.

Detailed descriptions of upcoming events are shown below. Events that have ended can be seen on the Past Events page.

AED / CPR Training

FREE 2 hour combined AED/CPR training session. A certificate of completion will be given to everyone attending, and an official certification card can be purchased from the trainer following the event for $15. This training is useful for anyone, and can be used outside of Southminster. If interested, please contact Jeannette Woodworth at JLWoodworth@woh.rr.com or 937-765-0908 by August 19th.

Secrets of the Vine Book Discussion

This class is a book discussion on the 15th chapter of the Gospel of John. Dr. Bruce Wilkinson, the author, explores what it means to have abundant life in Christ and how to experience the joy of making maximum impact for God. We will look at four levels of fruit bearing and three surprising secrets that will open your eyes to your unrealized potential in…

Fall Fling & Blessing of the Backpacks

Join us as we honor and bless students and teachers at this important time of year. As students young and old start journeys in search of knowledge and wisdom, may God’s Blessings help them find new beginnings and fresh starts. The day will start with Worship and the children’s Blessings in the Sanctuary at 10:00am, followed by a Picnic Lunch in the CFC/Pavilion, Games on…

Choir and Bell Choir – First Rehearsal

THE CHOIR AND BELL CHOIR season are starting soon! First rehearsals will occur Wednesday, August 29th! Bell Choir: 8/29/19 @ 4:00 pm in Sanctuary Choir: 8/29/19 @ 7:00 pm in Sanctuary If you have interest in joining either ensemble please contact Ruth. Cannot wait to start the new music season!!

Growth Group: Who did God Create and Gift Me to Be?

It’s in Christ that we find out who we are and what we are living for.  Long before we first heard of Christ, he had his eye on us, had designs on us for glorious living. . .  –  Ephesians 1:11 Who did God create and gift you to be?  How has he molded your interests, life experiences, and gifts together? God created you…

Inquirer’s Class

Interested in membership? Interested in just learning more about Southminster? If so, please join us after worship at 11:30 a.m. for a gathering with the pastor and members of the church who would like to listen to your questions and share their perspectives on our congregation. Our meeting should last about an hour and a half, so grab some coffee and a…

Conflict in the Church: Entrusted with the Message of Reconciliation

Richard Blackburn, Executive Director of Lombard Mennonite Peace Center (LMPC) will lead a workshop to help anyone interested in improving their ability to handle conflict effectively, whether in the church, the home, the workplace, or the community. You can find more information here.

Inquirer’s Class

Interested in membership? Interested in just learning more about Southminster? If so, please join us after worship at 11:30 a.m. for a gathering with the pastor and members of the church who would like to listen to your questions and share their perspectives on our congregation. Our meeting should last about an hour and a half, so grab some coffee and a…

The Church Has Left The Building

“Don’t just GO to church, BE the church!” Southminster’s Vision Statement says that we seek “to be the head, heart and hands of Jesus Christ, driven by God’s love for our church and the world beyond.” Every Sunday, as we worship together in the Sanctuary, we pay attention to the part of that statement that engages our head and heart. Our Mission…