Changing Lives: Life at SHPC Blog

The South Highland family lives by our mission…“Serving with the passion of Christ".

We enter the mission field as we exit the doors of the Sanctuary.


In a newly created blog, you will find brief stories of how individuals are using their time, talent and funds to serve people in our church, our community and beyond…with the passion of Christ. Take some time to read these stories and you will feel Christ's love demonstrated through their actions!


Posted by suzanne on 2015-09-06 16:31:00

As cited by the organization Weld for Birmingham, “If all of the poor people in the City of Birmingham formed a city of their own, it would be the eighth largest city in Alabama.” In fact, since 2000 …

Posted by suzanne on 2015-09-06 16:32:00

South Highland proudly supports many local mission organizations with financial resources. One such organization is the Presbyterian Home for Children located in Talladega. In a letter dated May 8, 20…

Posted by suzanne on 2015-09-06 16:32:00

Some enter the door with big smiles on their faces ready to join the group. Others cling to Mom or Dad and look cautiously around. Quickly, these children let go of their parents as they are embrace…

Posted by suzanne on 2015-09-06 16:33:00

Each week we worship in the chapel and in the sanctuary beneath stain glass windows that powerfully reflect the light that God created on the first day. As the light enters the window it is brilliant…

Posted by suzanne on 2015-09-14 17:39:00

Last fall we celebrated 125 years of life together as a congregation, and 123 years of worshipping here in this building. A Heritage of Witness describes the vision that our forebears had for the san…