help us celebrate Southland's 40th anniversary!
Southland will be celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2018! If you would like to be a part of organizing and helping put the celebration together please contact Jill Fulghum at .
KIDS EAT FREE (JULY 10-AUGUST 11)
Southland's Kids Eat Free summer missions emphasis will be July 10 through August 11. During Kids Eat Free, we will prepare and serve meals to children every weekday from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm at our designated feeding site. Volunteers are needed to serve on food prep teams, serving teams, and activity teams. For more information, contact Shelley Blanton ( ) or Sari Martin ( ). Thank you for serving the children of our community!
ADVENTURE FOR THE CITY KIDS CAMP (JULY 24-28)
Glorieta Camp is bringing camp to our backyard this year with Adventure for the City Kids Camp! Camp will be July 24-28, from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, for students who have completed grades K-5. Cost is $135 for the week, with part and full scholarships available. You can pay an extra $5 a day for After Camp Care until 5:30 pm. Please consider donating extra to our scholarship fund. Click here for more info and to register.
PINEYWOODS SUMMER CAMP (JULY 24-28)
This summer, the student ministry is participating in Pineywoods PowerPlus Youth Camp! This will be a great week as they study Psalm 119:17-24. There will be great worship led by Dave Hassel. Our camp pastor for the week will be Greg Breazeale. Don't miss out on this amazing week of drawing closer to God, getting to know other students from around Texas, and drawing closer as a youth group. Click here to register and find all the information you need.
Brown Bag Bible Study (July 26)
Join us for our Brown Bag Bible Study every Wednesday at noon this summer! Bring your own lunch. Jill, Matt, and Tim will lead the study “The Good Book: 40 Chapters that Reveal the Bible’s Biggest Ideas” by Deron Spoo. Books are $15.00 each and are available in the church office.
HOT DOG DINNER (JULY 30)
There will be a hot dog dinner (and ice cream!) held in conjunction with the Church Conference on Sunday, July 30 at 5:00 in the MPB.
MONDAY FUNDAY: POOL PARTY (JULY 31)
Preschool & Elementary
Join us for Monday Funday on July 31 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm! We will beat the heat with a pool party at the Beaty's (6720 Stokes Road).
deep discipleship group (August 1)
The student ministry will meet for Deep Discipleship Group on Monday, July 3 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. Location TBA.
Deep Discipleship Group provides in-depth Bible study during the summer for students who want it. We will be studying The Black Letters of Jesus: A lot of studies focus on Jesus' words - the red letters of Scripture. But what would it look like if we focused on his actions - the black letters? The Black Letters of Jesus is a curriculum based on the things Jesus did while he was here on earth. Click here an overview of the study.
Dates: August 1, 8, 15
YOUTH HELP WITH SUMMER FEEDING (AUGUST 1)
The Youth Ministry will help with summer feeding on Tuesday, August 1. Students will meet at the church at 9:00 am, get the food together, and head to the apartments. They will serve food from 11:00 pm to 1:00 pm, and get back to the church around 1:30 pm.
YOUTH SPARK (AUGUST 2)
Meet at the Beaty's house (6720 Stokes Rd.) for swimming, food, and fun! From 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Click here to RSVP.
HOWDY JR. (AUGUST 2-5)
Kids who have completed 4th and 5th grade this year will be promoting into our Bridge 56 Class in the fall. We will have a kick-off retreat at Mo-Ranch, near Hunt, TX. We will leave after lunch on August 2 and return to the church at noon on August 5. Cost is $75 per student. There is a $25 deposit due upon registration. Full payment due by July 26th. We are happy for parents to join us as sponsors. For more information please email . Click here to register.
Game Night (August 3)
Senior Adult Ministry
The Senior Adult Ministry will have Game Night on August 3 at 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall.
YOUTH HELP WITH SUMMER FEEDING (AUGUST 8)
The Youth Ministry will help with summer feeding on Tuesday, August 8. Students will meet at the church at 9:00 am, get the food together, and head to the apartments. They will serve food from 11:00 pm to 1:00 pm, and get back to the church around 1:30 pm.
YOUTH SPARK (AUGUST 9)
Meet at the Kelley's house (2566 Lindenwood Dr.) for swimming, food, and fun! From 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Click here to RSVP.
BACK TO CHURCH SUNDAY (AUGUST 20)
It’s the perfect time to invite your friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers to join us on this special day. Everyone is encouraged to jump back into worship and Sunday morning Bible study as we kick off another fall semester. Southland is a place where we can belong to God and each other. You wont’ want to miss it!
WEDNESDAY NIGHTS RESUME (AUGUST 23)
Wednesday Nights will resume August 23.
you can play an important part in our stephen ministry...
. . . Because you may know of a friend, neighbor, co-worker, or relative who is going through a difficult time and who could benefit from the focused care, encouragement, and support of a Stephen Minister. If you know of someone who is hurting, talk with Associate Pastor Jill Fulghum or Associate Pastor Matt Walton at 949-9633 or Referrals Coordinator Sybil Holveck at 656-7679. They can talk with you about how we can connect the person you know with one of our Stephen Ministers. It's a great way for you to show how much you care!