Here at Southern Hills, we believe that the fellowship and study of a small group is essential to our Christian faith. We encourage you, if you are interested in joining a small group, to call any of these leaders and find a group where you can experience the love of God's Spirit.


Bible Apps: Foundations Of Our Faith: 9:30 a.m. Sundays, Bonus Room

A class focuses on applying biblical concepts, principles, and instructions to daily life. Bring your favorite study Bible and your questions. Leaders are Drs. Bob Durborw and Elaine Ozment.


Bible Diggers: 9:30 a.m. Sundays, Prayer Chapel

An in-depth study of the Bible. Contact Rick Shaw (224.7816) for more information.


Bible Study for Men: 8:15 a.m., first and fourth Sundays, Bonus Room

A time of fellowship for men who have a desire to draw closer to Christ. Contact Stu Johnson (stacey228@msn.com) for more information.


Fireside Chats: 9:30 a.m. Sundays, Fireside Room

An informal, discussion-based class for adults. This class uses a variety of formats to discuss the many different facets of the Christian lifestyle. Discussions can include contemporary issues, the nature of God, Biblical and non-Bibical history, Bible study and more. Contact Cliff Tibbitts (224.0790) for more information.


Ladies' Monday Night Bible Study Group: 7:00 p.m. Mondays

A women's group whose purpose is to love, honor, obey, and serve our Lord through studying a wide variety of material that helps us apply our faith to everyday life. Women can join us for just one study series or continue on with us as we begin another. Contact Teresa Eikenbary (492.9198, twb4261@yahoo.com) for location information.


Rowland's Small Group: 5:00 p.m. once a month

Contact Paul and Linda Rowland (219.1339) for more information.


Seeker's Class: 11:00 a.m. Sundays, Fireside Room

The goal of the class is to undertake an objective, scholarly examination of Jewish and Christian religious literature, beliefs and traditions to better understand their historical evolution. The class appeals to believers who want to engage in an intellectually critical, non-traditional study of their religion and its historical roots. Contact Jack Foster (227.9778) for more information.


Take Your Best Shot: 7:00 p.m. second Thursdays, Prayer Room

This small group studies a variety of topics along with sharing ideas, photographs and photography information. Contact Rev. Clyde David Burberry (276.4322) for more information.


Thompson Small Group: second and fourth Wednesday evenings, Activities Kitchen

This group reads and discusses biblically-based books. Contact John or Carole Thompson (253.1790) for more information.


The ABOUT Group (A Bunch Of Us Together): first Sunday evenings.

Meetings consist of various study topics followed by dinner. Contact Larry Rhodes (619.4884, email larryrhodesgeo@yahoo.com) for more information.


Porter's Pals: Meets on an intermittent basis. Contact Ellie Porter (223.4086) for more information.


High School Small Group: We gather at Maggie’s house from 6:30-7:30pm, during the school year, for some food & a chance to do a deep dive into our faith. Contact Brian Shumard for more info (684.5626 or bshumard@southernhillsumc.org)


Middle School Small Group: Wednesdays throughout the school year 6:30 p.m- 7:30 in the Great Room.


Middle School Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. Sundays in the activities room. Contact Samantha Poore (414.4858, samanthapoore@gmail.com) for more information.