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

Past Events

Youth Outing – Pool Party

Celebrate the end of summer with a splash! Youth and your friends are invited to a pool party at the Parker’s House. Grades 4-12. Friends are welcome! RSVP to Kim by Friday, August 19.

Summer Gardening and Music Program

There will be a mid-worship opportunity for children and youth ages 4-12 beginning May 27. Ruth Mappes and Kim Catchpole will alternate leading “Music with Ruth” and “Gardening with Kim.” Older youth who are interested in assisting with these programs should talk to Kim or Ruth. Parents should consider dressing their child in appropriate clothing on gardening days. May 27           Gardening with Kim…

Church Family Fun Night

“pARTy” Fun Night – Southminster’s third Summer Fun Night.  The night will begin with a delicious Pasta Dinner followed with an exciting evening of art and craft activities. Everyone has a hidden artist hidden inside. Come and discover your creative self and help put ART in the “pARTy”. FOOD, FUN, FELLOWSHIP and SUPPLIES are all provided.  Don’t miss the night.  SIGN-UP in Narthex…

Book discussion – No One Ever Asked

Join us for a one time discussion of the novel No One Ever Asked by Katie Ganshert led by Pat Elliott. This is part of our effort to become more aware of the racism which persists, still, as a cultural norm and how that impacts our own actions. Bring suggestions for fiction or non-fiction for future sessions and/or volunteer to facilitate. Please contact the office if…

Grief Group (Soup Group)

The doors will be unlocked for your convenience. Bring your own lunch and hot drinks will be provided. All are welcome!

Elder / Deacon / Staff Retreat

Our currently serving Deacons, Elders and Staff will have a retreat on Saturday, August 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Fairmont Presbyterian Church has graciously agreed to let us meet in their building at no cost to us. The primary purpose of the retreat is to: consider our sense of being called and led by the Spirit of the Living God in all…

Family Fishing Group

Kids, it’s time to go fishin’ again!  Bring your mom, dad, grandma, grandpa, and/or other adult for a light cookout and then some fishin’ fun. Poles and bait will be provided (but bring your own pole if you have one). To make a reservation, contact George Lawson at 434.8614 or lawsongm@aol.com.

Church Tour

Hospitality Host Marj Lawson will offer a tour of Southminster Church today following worship. Marj will meet people near the Welcome Center. The tour will take approximately 45 minutes.

Farewell to Erin Dickerson

To honor and thank Erin Dickerson for her service as Interim Director of Children’s Ministries, a reception will be held on Sunday, August 5, following worship, in the Coffee Corner. Also, for the next two Sundays, blank cards and a basket will be available in the Narthex, for placement of your remembrances, gifts and good wishes for her future ministry.

Elderberries – Name that Tune and Sing-a-Log of Old Favorites

Calling all Elderberries! Come and enjoy a “cookout” lunch. Following the meal, our very own talented Gay Amos will lead us in a “Name that Tune” segment and a “Golden Oldies” sing-along. The menu will be hamburgers, coleslaw, potato chips and ice cream sandwiches. Please RSVP on the sign-up sheet on the mission table in the Narthex or outside of the office.…