Canterbury United Methodist Church

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Photo by Neal Embry.

During the event, volunteers pack and send meals to children in food-insecure areas. This year’s meals will be sent to South Africa or the Dominican Republic. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Louise Fall.

Jordan Tate Hall and Wesley Franklin Fall were married June 29 at Canterbury United Methodist Church. Read more



Photos by Sam Chandler.

Dr. Kevin Alexander, a lifelong Mountain Brook resident, has practiced dentistry in Crestline Village for the past 30 years. Read more

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Neal Embry

The event brought together volunteers to pack meals for people in third-world countries. Read more


Local churches, human services providers, cities and business groups are concerned about the usury associated with the payday loan industry and its impact in Alabama. Read more



Photo by Lexi Coon.

This is the ninth year that the church is holding the event, and every year it receives a donation from Glen Iris Elementary. Read more


Drew Dickerson recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Read more



Photo illustration by Lexi Coon.

As school ends for the summer, many children spend some of their free time at Vacation Bible School at local churches. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Kate Hudson.

Troop 63 at Canterbury United Methodist Church held a Court of Honor Ceremony for three new Eagle scouts on Jan. 7. Read more



Photo by Lexi Coon.

For the seventh year, Canterbury United Methodist Church will welcome volunteers of all ages to pack meal bags for families in need of food as part of the church’s Rise Against Hunger Now event. Read more


Making the case

Photo by Jesse Chambers.

Hilton appeared at Canterbury United Methodist Church Nov. 30 to explain how brain chemistry affects drug and alcohol use. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Ken Berg.

Berg said all boys who are in Birmingham Boys Choir represent more than 40 different schools in the Birmingham area from third through 12th grade and beyond. Read more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Canterbury United Methodist Church celebrates 150 years. Read more


City Lights will host the first annual Women’s City Prayer Breakfast on Sept. 29, from 7-8:30 a.m. The event is at Canterbury United Methodist Church, with tickets $10 each. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Jane Evans.

Henry Evans and Hamp Sisson, both scouts with Canterbury United Methodist’s Troop 63, have earned the rank of Eagle Scout and were recognized at an Eagle Court of Honor ceremony on April 30  at Canterbury Chapel. Read more


Blair Alexander (Alex) Seton, a member of Boy Scout Troop 63 at Canterbury United Methodist Church, earned the rank of Eagle Scout from Vulcan District Eagle Board on April 20. Read more


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Jesse Chambers

Trinity UMC in Homewood and Canterbury UMC in Mountain Brook combined to present the annual fundraiser. Read more



Photo courtesy of United Methodist Children’s Home.

April 22’s Steeple to Steeple supports United Methodist Children’s Home (UMCH), a nonprofit that provides homes, healing and hope to Alabama’s neglected and abused youth. Read more


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Photos by Lexi Coon.

Over three days, 1,500 volunteers from all over the community will help Canterbury UMC pack 300,000 meals for Stop Hunger Now. Visit Village Living's Facebook page to view a live video of the event. Read more



Photo courtesy of Canterbury UMC/Kim Gagnon.

Beginning Feb. 12, semitrucks filled with various food items such as rice, dehydrated vegetables and vitamin packs will crowd the Canterbury United Methodist Church parking lot. Read more


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