A New Church Comes To Bluff Park

When Chapel in the Pines Presbyterian Church merged with Oakmont Presbyterian Church, it allowed for the growing congregation of Birmingham Community Church to find a new home and carryon a legacy that began when Chapel in the Pines had built their first church building in 1950 at 2269 Chapel Road.   About Birmingham Community Church … Continue reading A New Church Comes To Bluff Park

Fall/Halloween RoundUp 2019

  Ghosts and Goblins, you are invited to Halloween in Bluff Park. Several Bluff Park Churches are hosting Fall/Halloween events and on Halloween night we have some of the best trick-or-treating spots. Did we miss an event or a cool house to trick-or-treat? Comment and we will add it.   Bluff Park Community Church Fall … Continue reading Fall/Halloween RoundUp 2019

Summer Roundup

You don't have to look far to find great activities for you and the kids this Summer. We have assembled a list of Vacation Bible Schools hosted by Buff Park churches and a list of classes, camps, and other great opportunities to fill your Summer with fun. Vacation Bible School 2019     Shades Crest Baptist … Continue reading Summer Roundup

Easter In Bluff Park 2019

Each year BluffParkAl provides a roundup of Holy Week events and service times from our Bluff Park churches. Celebrate the Easter season in Bluff Park. Church on the Bluff 2211 McGwier Dr, Hoover, Alabama Palm Sunday standard times. Easter Cantata at 11 am worship. Maundy Thursday Communion serve at 6:30pm Easter Sunday Sunrise Service - 6:30 … Continue reading Easter In Bluff Park 2019

Historic Church Celebrates With New Outlook and New Name

A conversation with Tony Barber, pastor Church On The Bluff.   Atop the hill overlooking Tyler Road,  Bluff Park Baptist Church has stood for many years. Pastor Tony Barber says the growth of the church has diminished over the years, especially with younger families, and that was an issue that needed to be addressed. “Lack … Continue reading Historic Church Celebrates With New Outlook and New Name

Modern and Majestic

Driving through Bluff Park, you may have seen signs announcing new worship times and a new service at one of our neighborhood churches.  “People engage in worship in different ways.  We sensed the importance of creating opportunities for worship that respects these differences,” Senior Pastor Brian Lee says. Beginning this Sunday, August 19 Shades Crest Baptist … Continue reading Modern and Majestic

Where Will We Gather?

When John Hastings arrived in Bluff Park, he says he had conversations with community members and usually started with the question, “Where do people gather?”  “Almost universally, the answer was in their homes and the homes of friends,” Pastor Hastings says. Since Bluff Park-proper doesn’t have tons of coffee shops, bars, breweries, or other business establishments to hang out on a weekly basis (well not yet anyway), Hastings found that most people experienced community by gathering around tables with friends.  This was the origin of the name “The Gathering.”

Easter In Bluff Park

Annual Children’s Community Easter Egg Hunt and Breakfast When: Saturday, March 24 Time: 9:00am Calling all kids 4th grade and under.  Bluff Park United Methodist Church is hosting their annual Community Easter Egg Hunt and Breakfast on March 24. Breakfast and registration for the egg hunt begins at 9:00am and closes promptly at 9:45am. The … Continue reading Easter In Bluff Park

Back To School In Bluff Park

We hope everyone had a great #FirstDay of school! Here are a few photos from the BP family. Feel free to post your own photos in the comments.         Shades Crest Baptist Church hosted a Back to School Breakfast for parents in the community to come by for coffee and treats. Nice! … Continue reading Back To School In Bluff Park