Our MISSION: “Go out and train everyone you meet, far and near, in [my] way of life.” (Mt. 28:19 – The Message)
Our Acts of Faith Community provides community organizing around spiritual needs and interests.
Check out our WELCOME (top, left) page for more information or click on the picture below to be taken to our YouTube Channel.

Publications & Interviews


In early December of 2023, our Pastor was interviewed for the podcast New Church, New Way (found on most podcast platforms as part of the 1001 New Worshiping Communities initiative of the PC(USA)).

Part I

Part II

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Annual Reports, Newsletters, etc.

In an effort to reduce our carbon footprint, South Church relies on electronic publications whenever possible. Please contact the office if there is something you would like a copy of and we will work hard to get it to you.

Here are the links to

2023 Annual Report

October 2023 Newsletter

GALA Newsletter (October 2023)

Summer Newsletter (August 2023)

May/June 2023 Newsletter

April 2023 Newsletter

2022 Annual Report (a.k.a. the 2023 Yearbook)

2021 Annual Report (a.k.a. the 2022 Yearbook)

2020 Annual Report (a.k.a. the 2021 Yearbook)

2019 Annual Report (a.k.a. the 2020 Yearbook)

Recent Interview on WXXI/NPR radio

Connections with Evan Dawson

Gala Celebration 9/22-24/2023

Video of the Panel Discussion: What’s Next and How Do We Get There?

Celebration Letters received and read at the Recognition Reception.

Presbyterian News Service

Presbyterian News Service Articles about:

Our 175th Anniversary & second Decade of the AoF Model
Our Acts of Faith Model
Our Matthew 25 Initiatives
Acts of Faith During COVID-19

190 page, soft cover work book:
The Church Has Left The Building
You may purchase single copies of the book for $24 (includes lower 48 U.S. shipping)
by clicking the GIVE button and selecting “Book Sale” from the options.

OR buy an eBook version for $10 (from the Community Learning Lab) by CLICKING HERE and typing
Church Has Left the Building in the search box at the left.
For bulk sale discounts, please contact the church office for a custom invoice: office@southpc.org
The Clergy discounted price is $10. Please call (585) 271-5078 or email office@southpc.org to order.