Coming Events


Join Pastor Hester as he speaks on world issues and our response to them. Series begins August 17 in our 10:30 a.m. Worship Service

The Carry Me Tour

with Josh Wilson, Citizen Way, Dan Bremnes

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 6:30 pm

At Southern Hills Baptist Church, 5590 South Lewis Avenue, Tulsa, OK, 74105

Tickets: $10 in advance ($15 at the door)
VIP Tickets: $30, includes Q & A before the concert & early entrance

Get tickets online here or in the main lobby of the church on Sundays after worship.

More about Josh Wilson
More about Citizen Way
More about Dan Bremnes

MidWeek CommUnity

Wednesday nights at 6:30 p.m.

Our SHBC family invites you to take part in our Wednesday night MidWeek opportunities. Check out these options:

Pastorís Bible Study

Join Pastor Hester for this on-going weekly time of prayer, song and Bible study. Led by Sr. Pastor Hess Hester, Room 211

Women's Study - “The Family of Jesus”

Author: Karen Kingsbury explores the life of Jesus through examining the stories of those closest to Him. Through a combination of storytelling and the study of Scripture, this incredible truth comes to life in a way participants may not have experienced before. Fall in love with Scripture like never before, and see yourself in the lives of those who lived in flesh with our King.
Small study guide cost. 6 weeks. No sign up necessary. Facilitated by Kathy Curry.

Menís Study - Will resume in the Fall

Choir Rehearsal - Will resume in the Fall

ESL (English as a Second Language) Classes

Several levels offered. Not sure which level you need? No problem, we have an evaluation meeting to help you determine the level best for you. Meets every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m.

Celebrate Recovery 12 Step Studies

New groups begin every six to eight weeks. Get info on new groups at CR on Friday nights or 918.743.8897.

Men — Common Ground

Common Ground meets Thursday mornings from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. in The Meeting Room near the Gym. Come be a part of this exciting new fellowship and use this weekly opportunity to foster personal relationships with other Christian men.

Contemplative Communion Service

Every 2nd Sunday at 8:00 a.m. in the Student Chapel

Join us for a time of
Reflection… Meditation… Scripture… Prayer
Experiential… Interactive… Song… Communion


Hello and welcome to Southern Hills Baptist Church in Tulsa, OK. We are honored that you would take the time to visit SHBC on-line. We invite you to look around the rest of our site to learn about our church, various ministries and mission activities and more! Here’s our weekly schedule of main events.

Find Life


9:15 am – LifeGroups for all ages
10:30 am – Worship Service


5:15 pm – CommUnity Café (weekly dinner)
6:30 pm – MidWeek Community (for all ages)


7:00 pm – Celebrate Recovery for adults
7:00 pm – Celebration Place for kids
7:00 pm – theLanding for teens

In our Sunday LifeGroups we focus on Growing in Christ and knowing others. Please visit us anytime, guests can come to the Welcome Center in the main lobby to choose a LifeGroup to attend and be escorted to the classroom.

Folks have described our Sunday Worship as . . . Inspiring, Encouraging, Motivating, Relevant, Casual Atmosphere, A Safe Place, A Place to Belong. But don’t take our word for it, come and experience the healing power of God for yourself. Our worship kicks off with upbeat and exciting music lead by our worship praise team, choir, band and orchestra, followed by a few brief announcements and a welcome. We continue to worship through song as we center our hearts on God. Then our pastor shares a message from the Bible that is not only easy to understand, but also practical.

Our MidWeek CommUnity time begins each Wednesdsay with CommUnity Café serving from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. (small meal cost) Come fellowship around the tables at dinner time, then participate in a weekly Bible Study or class. Children and Youth have activates as well during this time. Take this journey with others toward spiritual maturity through study, worship, and service to others.

Our Children’s and Student Ministry are a great place for children to meet friends and grow spiritually.

Greenhouse Preschool Ministry seeks to serve children ages birth through Pre-K.

Orchard Children’s Ministry seeks to help children K - 6th grade discover Christ thought the FRUITS of our labor: Fun, Relationships, Unconditional Love, Integrity, Theology, and Service

Revolution Student Ministry - Compelling students to know and serve God. Our mission is to equip this generation to know and serve God. You can see our complete "core values" here.

Celebrate Recovery Ministry - We can all benefit from God’s healing power and grace! On Friday Nights come spend time together and Celebrate God’s healing power in our lives through studying the Eight Recovery Principles based on the Beatitudes from the Bible. Everyone can enjoy a fellowship meal at 6:00 then there’s a place for all ages, kids through adults, at 7:00 p.m.

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