Event Calendar

IPC Daily Calendar

  • Click on the calendar picture to left for a list of all classes, programs and worship services. To learn about special events and events requiring registration, see the monthly calendar below. For more questions about this calendar or reserving a room, contact Marsha Harbin, (205) 933-3715 or

Special Events Calendar

August 2018


Deacon Roundtable: The Well-being of Our Aging Parents

Join the Deacons for dinner then a special discussion on ways to help our parents prepare for older age. All IPC members are invited to attend and encouraged to invite friends and neighbors.

Dinner: 5:30 pm
Workshop: 6- 7 pm. Childcare is available.
Cost: $5 per person. RSVP online.

Sunday, August 19, 2018
10:00 am10:50 am
Fall CE Kick Off

Enjoy breakfast. Learn about our fall Christian Education offerings. Meet class leaders at this the Fall Christian Education Kick Off. Adults will have the opportunity to visit classes on the second floor. For children, two-year-olds will gather in G-05. Three-year-olds through 6th Graders will meet in Rooms 111, 112, and 113 for inflatables, games and ice cream.

Sunday, August 19, 2018
5:30 pm7:30 pm
Children's Fresh Air Farm
Youth Fall Kickoff Pool Party

Pizza and popsicles at the Farm! Bring a bathing suit and a friend.

Cost: $5 per person. RSVP by Thursday, August 16.

Saturday, August 25, 2018
9:00 am11:00 am
Southminster Presbyterian Church
Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley PW Fall Gathering

All Presbyterian women are invited to Southminster Presbyterian Church for the Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley’s Birmingham Fall Gathering. Registration and brunch begins in Grace Hall at 9 am. The meeting is at 10 am in the Sanctuary. A lesson overview will be given by IPC's own Rev. Debbie Feagin. Make plans to join other Presbyterian women!

Southminster Presbyterian Church
1122 Montgomery Hwy, Vestavia Hills, AL

Sunday, August 26, 2018
9:00 am10:00 am
Room 113
Children's Choir (Grades 4- 6)

Children in Grades 4- 6 are invited to join us each Sunday morning starting August 26 for Children’s Choir!

Donuts: 8:45 am
Rehearsal: 9 am

NEW...Curb-side drop-off and Worship Care for younger siblings is available each Sunday during Children’s Choir upon request!

Sunday, August 26, 2018
4:00 pm5:00 pm

All are welcome to this 30 minute service featuring the IPC Camerata and the choral music of Craig Phillips, Peter Aston and Philip Wilby. This liturgy has been offered for nearly a thousand years. Here you will experience beauty, and welcome the voice of God into your heart through art, music and liturgy.

An organ recital with IPC music director Dr. Jeff McLelland will follow. Childcare is available.

Sunday, August 26, 2018
5:00 pm6:00 pm
Choir Suite
Westminster Youth Choir

Join us each Sunday night beginning August 26 for the youth's Westminster Choir! No previous choir experience is required. All are welcome! The choir will sing in several worship services, including the Service of Nine Lessons and Carols, as well as the participate in the December nursing home tour.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018
5:15 pm6:45 pm
Great Hall
IPC Town Hall

Join us for fellowship around the dinner table in the Great Hall beginning at 5:15 pm then a video presentation about new ministries in Highland Hall at the annual Independent Presbyterian Church townhall meeting. Hear and see the highlights of the past year and get a glimpse of what the future holds for IPC members and our guests. There is always room at the table. Look for more information about this event in upcoming eUpdates.

Saturday, September 15, 2018
9:00 am2:00 pm
Rooms 305 and 306
Centering Prayer Workshop

Think you’re not good at praying? Think again, or better yet, don’t think at all! In this Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop, you will learn this way of prayer by means of presentations, discussions and practicing centering prayer. The day has a beautiful atmosphere of silent listening from the heart. To read more about centering prayer, click on the link below.

There will also be an opportunity to attend follow-up sessions on the six Wednesday evenings following the workshop. In these classes, we will practice centering prayer, view a video series, and have discussion time.

Cost: $30. Lunch will be provided.

Saturday, December 8, 2018Sunday, December 9, 2018
Holiday House Tour

Save the date! Make plans to join us for this beloved IPC Christmas tradition. The church and homes decorated for Christmas will be open Saturday, December 8 and Sunday, December 9 for the 69th Annual Holiday House Tour. Guests will also enjoy tea in IPC's Great Hall. All proceeds from this event benefit several IPC ministries providing educational opportunities for women and children.