Pastor: Alex Shipman
Church Administrator: Cynthia Mann
The Village Church is a cross-cultural, multiethnic, church located in northwest Huntsville, AL. The vision of the Village Church is broken people coming together to embrace and extend Christ’s love. It’s mission is to KNOW Jesus, to ENJOY Jesus, and to GLORIFY Jesus in ALL things.
The Village Church is a plant from Southwood Presbyterian Church and remains an active partner in outreach. When the church was planted many members from Southwood transferred their membership. The church has members from several parts of Huntsville and from the larger Madison County. Membership numbers are under 100 but many members are actively involved in partnering ministries.
The Village Church is active with local community throughout the year:
Contact: Community relations team:
Annual chili cook off
For several years, Trunk or Treat opened to community
Support and participate Alabama A&M College with RUF
Participates in MLK parade
Bible clubs over summer with local youth
Financial Peace University Classes
Using Dave Ramsey’s material to teach people about finances offered to community; Deacons have taught this class twice so far, on average with 10 attendees
The Village Church also partners with the following agencies:
Mobile Medical Unit for Huntsville
The Village Church is one of the locations for the Mobile Medical Unit where people in the community without medical insurance can have their medical needs met
The Huntsville Inner City Learning Center https://www.hiclc.org
The Huntsville Inner City Learning Center is a 501(c)3 organization committed to providing at-risk children in the Huntsville area with the extracurricular support they need to succeed in school, build meaningful lives and careers for themselves, and become socially responsible members of society who are productive and competent lifelong learners.
The Inner City Learning Center provides children grades K – 8th with a highly structured, disciplined program from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.
Christian Summer Camp
a summer camp for 3rd through 5th grade boys and girls where the campers are introduced to Jesus Christ. We strive to model His love through meeting their physical, emotional, spiritual needs.
Summer Reading Program
The HICLC offers a Summer Reading Program for students in grades K – 2 to keep up reading skills and engage in summer fun. The program employs Huntsville City Schools teachers. The camp consists of reading time, Bible lessons, lunch and enrichment activities including math, music and crafts.
Huntsville Assistance Program http://www.huntsvilleassistanceprogram.org/
The Village Church contributes funds and holds food drives for the Huntsville Assistance Program.