The church here at Summerdale is involved in various missions, both local, within the US, and abroad. Here are just a few organizations the church supports regularly.

Childhaven is a Christian Children’s Home, serving adolescents who are in need of a safe, Christian, family-like environment that is designed to transform their lives. Faith building is at the core of our existence, and each resident will be actively involved in the life of the church. Our campus includes programs serving teen Moms and their babies, maternity clients, and girls ages fourteen and older.

Faulkner University is a private, Christian liberal arts university based in Montgomery, Alabama. With a mission to provide an education anchored by not only intellect but also character and service, the Faulkner experience aims to educate the whole person.

Nationally broadcast TV program, overseen by the Elders of the Summerdale church of Christ. Billy Lambert has been the speaker on GTKYB since 2006. Prior to that, GTKYB was a local program on the greater Gulf Coast since 1985. A free Bible course is offered each telecast. Lives have been changed, souls have been saved, & God has been glorified! Please visit the GTKYB web site.

Gulf Coast Bible Camp is a summer camp and retreat facility that is affiliated with the Churches of Christ. The camp is located outside of Lucedale, Mississippi off Highway 98 near the Mississippi-Alabama state line. The camp regularly serves congregations from Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

Since our founding in 1945, Mount Dora Children’s Home has served as a Christ-centered haven for children and families who find themselves in need. This is a place where children are loved because we believe every child is a gift from God, made in His image, and deserving of a good start in life.

Snook Christian Academy, formerly known as Alabama Gulf Coast Christian Academy, provides a first class education in a small school setting. Explore our site and learn more about how your child can grow at SCA, not only in academics and athletics, but most of all in their spirituality.



The North Alabama Christian Children’s Home is a 501 ©3 Group Residential  Home that is licensed by the state of Alabama to provide 24/7 care for up to 33 children. We seek to provide a “safe haven” for children who have come from an environment  where they have been abused, abandoned, and/or neglected.