Category Archives: Weekly Update

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings, I wish that all of you could have been with us yesterday at South Woods. The Lord very kindly met us in His presence and grace as we worshiped together with Word, songs, and exposition. The congregation had a prayer time for my family … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! We had an unusually well attended service for Memorial Weekend. No one was disappointed, either. The worship service gave us clear focus in glorying in Christ. Pastor Matt Sliger’s message from Luke 7:18–35 that considers the struggle of John the Baptist to believe that … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings in the name of Christ our Lord! We look forward to recognizing some high school and college graduates at South Woods on Sunday. That’s always an enjoyable time to honor these young people for their diligent work and to hear what their plans are … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! What a great time the Lord gave us on Sunday! We celebrated our 31st anniversary (a couple weeks late thanks to the monsoon) with a joyous worship service, superb message from Luke 7, an insightful testimony of God’s grace in mission work, and a … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! We were thankful for a beautiful day to worship the Lord last Sunday. We had wonderful singing and attentiveness to the very serious and sobering words of Christ in our text. It calls for some good heart searching as we think about obedience as … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! Well, the best laid plans of mice and men, or so it is said, don’t always go as expected. That was the case this past Sunday when we planned to have our BBQ dinner anniversary celebration under a big tent. But thankfully, the weather … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! On this lovely spring day, I greet you in the wonderful name of our Lord Jesus Christ! What an amazing time our group had at T4G! Ten of us from South Woods joined up with former members serving Christ in other cities for fellowship, … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! What an incredible weekend we had as a church family! The Good Friday service was one of the most glorious worship services that I’ve been part of. Every song, reading of the Word, and Pastor Matt’s sermon from Leviticus 16 brought our hearts into … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! We’re into the midst of “Holy Week,” as we anticipate our Good Friday service (6:30–7:30 p.m.) and Easter Sunday worship (10:15 a.m.). While we join with millions of believers to celebration the death and resurrection of Christ, we also recognize that we’re to live … Continue reading

Weekly Update from Pastor Phil

Greetings! How thankful I am for the day of worship that we had this past Sunday! We were encouraged to think upon Jesus’ intense pursuit of sinners to claim for Himself, in the morning gathering, and upon the gift of the Holy Spirit sent as … Continue reading