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“Summer in the Psalms”

“Summer in the Psalms”

Every summer has a soundtrack. Whether we are talking the Beach Boys in the 60’s, John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John in the 70’s, Bryan Adams or The Fat Boys in the 80’s, Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff in the…

Night of Worship

Night of Worship

WHAT: A Night of Worship and Community WHEN: This Sunday, May 29 @ 5pm WHERE: 2269 Chapel Road in Hoover DETAILS: Worship from 5:00 – 6:00, followed by a meal of Hamburgers, hotdogs and Steel City Pops WHY: [1] Oh…

Alice and the Glory of God

Alice and the Glory of God

“Would you tell me, please,” Alice asks the cat, “which way I ought to go from here?” “Well”, responds the Cheshire Cat, “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to.” “Oh, I don’t much care where…

We Are Turning Two!!

We Are Turning Two!!

WHAT:  Bluff Park Community Church is turning 2!! WHEN:  Sunday, January 31st 5:00pm – Worship Celebration 6:00pm – Fellowship Meal WHERE: 2269 Chapel Road  Hoover, AL 35226 DETAILS: Two years ago, a small group of 39 men, women and children…

2015 By the (budget) Numbers

2015 By the (budget) Numbers

  In 2015 the elders of Bluff Park Community Church, through much prayer and seeking of wise counsel set our church’s budget at $135,000. For a church plant in it’s second full year of ministry with very little outside funding,…

Supporting Foster Care Families

Supporting Foster Care Families

During the Holiday Season, many of us often end up searching for ways to serve others who are either marginalized or less fortunate than ourselves. There are few in our society who fit this description more than the children in our…

The Gospel Primer 1.1

The Gospel Primer 1.1

At Bluff Park Community Church, our newest Community Group is starting up this week by looking together at The Gospel Primer, a great resource put together by the guys over at The GCM Collective. By the way, did you hear…

What’s On the Pastor’s Nightstand?

What’s On the Pastor’s Nightstand?

(Series introduction:) I read an article recently which highlighted one of the lesser known aspects of a (good) pastor’s job description. Reading. Yes, reading is work. Yes, it is work that I really enjoy. And yes, it is a very necessary…

A Book Review: Women of the Word

A Book Review: Women of the Word

(Series Introduction)  One question I often get as a pastor relates to books. What should I read on subject A? Do you have a good resource on topic B? What do you think about author C’s new release? And honestly, I…

FORGE: A Men’s Discipleship Collective

FORGE: A Men’s Discipleship Collective

On Saturday, September 19th (8:30am – 11:30am) Bluff Park Community Church will join together at 2269 Chapel Road in Hoover with men from Iron City Church, Immanuel Church, and Chelsea Village Baptist Church for FORGE. FORGE is a men’s discipleship collective designed to help men LOVE Jesus, LEAD others…