City Church Worship

5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Sundays

Our new location is LOFT 215 @ 215 19th St. N.! Next to Fleetio and across from McWane Science Center

Explore Church in the City with us as we journey through PROMISE TO ABRAHAM Sept 8-Oct 20!

Childcare available for children up to 7 years old.



Gary Purdy

Gary loves being a part of the city! After many years as a campus minister and local church pastor, he longs to cross spiritual, social, and cultural bridges in our city and
universities. Gary’s educational background includes a Bachelors degree in History, a Masters in Theology and a Doctorate in Communications. He is ordained in the Presbyterian Church in America. Gary and his wife, Marilyn, a Birmingham native, have two college-aged children -- Davis & Clara Lane.


Outreach Coordinator: Keiah Shauku

Keiah is a coder, educator, Outreach Director (for Urban Avenues) who recently
received a Vulcan Award for Public Service. Her educational background includes languages, international studies, education and programming. Keiah coordinates weekly worship and outreach for City Church. Keiah and her husband, AK, a UA professor, have four middle school to high school aged children -- Zo, Akili, Sabiha, Amena.


Worship Arts Coordinator: Josh Vigneulle

Josh is a masterful musician dedicated to developing other artists in their craft! He
teaches multiple instruments, plays in local bands as a guitarist, and helps us craft cross-cultural worship. Josh desires to cross-cultural bridges to love, serve, and inspire artists in Birmingham.



Nancy Carroll (Spiritual Formation), Lee Meadows (Ruling Elder), Gary Purdy (Teaching Elder), Seth Richardson (Teaching Elder), Josh Rhodes (Ruling Elder), Keiah Shauku (Outreach Formation)