The Church has Left the Building. Like Jesus, we go where the People are. We don't expect them to come to us. We are here to share the really Great News that we are created and re-created by a Loving God of Grace and Mercy.

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Evening Prayer

MISSION | VISION | CALLING Through Evening Prayer, we seek to be the church to each other as we anchor ourselves to our faith mid-week. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW 10/10/22One of the nice things about an online worship group is its flexibility in working around family vacations and other travel. The group continues to meet weekly with people joining in wherever they are.…

Cuppa the Bible

MISSION | VISION | CALLING Using the Common Lectionary readings, we dive deeply into our faith by challenging ourselves to apply the Biblical teachings in our current context. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW 08/29/22We’re BAAAACK … or we will be on the Monday after Labor Day (9/12/22) studying the Common Lectionary readings. It will be good to reconnect after our summer separation. If you…

Love-Joy Fellowship

MISSION | VISION | CALLING Faith Communities are a balance between “faith” and “community.” The many activities of the Love-Joy Fellowship are those organized activities designed to provide opportunities for us to share fellowship time, welcome new members, and deepen relationships already in place. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW 10/10/22Thirty-seven people attended our Harvest Potluck and it was a love-fest punctuated by prayer and…

Matthew 25

MISSION | VISION | CALLING This Act of Faith takes its name from Matthew 25:31-46 which calls us to actively engage in our community and the world around us. We do this by embracing three areas of action: building congregational vitality, dismantling structural racism and eradicating systemic poverty.”* WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW 07/12/22With the onset of COVID, our outreach partnership with St. Joe’s…

Matthew 25 Initiative

07/12/22 In October (2019), our session voted to officially register South as part of our denomination’s Matthew 25 ministry. This nationwide initiative focuses on actively engaging our faith in the world with the goals of building congregational vitality, dismantling structural racism and eradicating systemic poverty. South has a longstanding commitment to meeting people where they are and engaging in ministry that arises…

Food for Thought

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: Round table or square, seats filled or sparse, the Spirit surrounds even the most casual conversation, as we seek to care for and learn from each other and from our book of choice. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW 10/10/22Reading and discussion for Ladder to the Light continues. Currently the group is meeting on Friday afternoons, but they are reevaluating…

Slow Sheep

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: We find fellowship with one another while appreciating the amazing world around us that God has created. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? 07/12/22This group is looking to revive its practice of monthly meditative walks and a shared meal in the spring of 2023.

Sing for Joy!

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: We gather to share our joy of music with The Meadows residents, Fellowship of Faith and each other. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? 10/10/22There’s nothing like making music together in person.Perhaps you would like to join us for the upcoming holiday season — some of the most beautiful music is written for Advent and Christmas. All are welcome at…

New Life Food Cupboard

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: New Life Emergency Food Cupboard allows us to put our faith into action by feeding our neighbors who live with hunger in the 14607 & 14620 zip codes. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? 10/10/22As the fall season gets underway, we are gearing up for the holidays. If you want to make donations (of food or money), please use the…

Mount Hope World Singers

MISSION | VISION | CALLING: Creating harmony in sound and spirit. We honor other countries by singing their songs in the language of their people, thereby encouraging intercultural understanding and community. WHAT’S HAPPENING NOW? As of January, 2020 – MHWS is no longer an Act of Faith of South Church.We have launched them.This non-audition community choir has grown to the point of…