Category Archives: Cluster Follow-Up

2023 Meetings

Please mark your calendar with the following 2023 Cluster Follow-Up Meetings! (Updated 3/6/23)

January   no meeting

February 14- Hueytown First UMC

March 14 – Trinity UMC 

April 11 – at Pleasant Grove / w Sylvan Springs

May 9 – Vestavia Hills

June 13 – Pleasant Hill

July – No Meeting

August 10 – 13 – Mens’ Walk and Emmaus Annual Training

September 12 – Hueytown First UMC

October 10 – Riverchase UMC

November 28 – Vestavia Hills UMC

December – No Meeting

All of these dates, plus addresses in a Spreadsheet format here.

Fall 2021 Cluster Meetings

We are getting back to cluster meetings again! Please note that we will meet at 6:30, but until further notice the meal will NOT be pot luck, but bring your own meal.

Aug. 10 – Hueytown First UMC

Sept. 14 – Trinity UMC Main Campus (Oxmoor Rd)

Oct. 12 – Cancelled. No Meeting

Nov. 9 – Riverchase UMC

Dec. 14 – Vestavia Hills UMC

Cluster Zoom Meetings!

We all miss seeing each other! While we cannot meet in person quite yet, we can get together and see and hear some friendly faces and voices via Zoom!

Zoom Cluster Meetings are planned for:

Tuesday March 9 @ 7:00 PM

Tuesday May 11 @ 7:00 PM

The link to join will be sent out to the cluster e-mail list one week and one day before each meeting. If you have questions, e-mail Cluster Lay Director Vicki Herring or Rhonda Rush

2016 Calendar of Events

January 28-31 451 Women’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
February 18-21 452 Women’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
March 1st B’ham South Cluster mtg Vestavia Hills UMC
3—6 453  Men’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
29th B’ham South Cluster mtg Hueytown UMC
30 – Apr. 3 454 Women’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
April 14 -17 455  Men’s Walk Sumatanga
19th B’ham South Cluster mtg Trinity West Homewood UMC
May 12—15 456  Men’s Walk Sumatanga
31st B’ham South Cluster mtg Hueytown UMC
August 11—14 457 Women’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
25 – 28 458 Men’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
30th B’ham South Cluster mtg Vestavia Hills UMC
September 15—18 459 Women’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
27th B’ham South Cluster mtg Hueytown UMC
October 6 —9 460 Women’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
25th B’ham South Cluster mtg Vestavia Hills UMC
November 3—6 461 Women’s Walk Camp Sumatanga
December 6th B’ham South Cluster mtg Hueytown UMC

Cluster Meetings 2016

The Birmingham South Cluster gatherings have been scheduled for 2016, on the dates listed below.

Notice that we are trying two things different this year.  Gatherings will be held on Tuesdays in 2016, generally on the last Tuesday of each month.  We will also rotate between only two locations, Vestavia UMC and Hueytown UMC.  Meetings will start with a covered dish at 6:30 PM, and childcare will be available.

March 1st at Vestavia UMC
March 29th at Hueytown UMC
April 19th at Trinity West Homewood UMC
May 31st at Hueytown UMC
August 30th at Vestavia UMC
September 27th at Hueytown UMC
October 25th at Vestavia UMC
December 6th at Hueytown UMC

**Due to a schedule conflict, the April 19 followup will be held at Trinity West Homewood UMC (Formerly Oakmont UMC)

2015 Follow Up Dates & Locations

The 2015 Follow Up Meeting Dates & Locations have been set, so add them to your calendar!

February 26th – 1st UMC Hueytown
March 19th – Christ Church UMC
April 16th – Pleasant Hill UMC
May 21st – Riverchase UMC
June 25th – Trinity UMC
August 27th – Vestavia Hills UMC
September 17th – 1st UMC Sylvan Springs
October 29th – Canterbury UMC
November 19th – Mountain Chapel UMC
December 10th – Pleasant Grove UMC

We plan to continue the same schedule of Covered Dish starting at 6:30 PM, with Childcare available at EVERY cluster meeting with 48 hour advance notice to Monica Gallups.

Follow Up’s for the rest of 2014

We have three remaining follow-up meetings for 2014.  Make sure and come to one!

October 30, 2014
Canterbury UMC
350 Overbrook Rd, Mountain Brook 35213

November 20, 2014
1st UMC Sylvan Springs
5520 Birmingport Rd, Sylvan Springs 35118

December 11, 2014
Pleasant Grove UMC
452 9th Ave, Pleasant Grove 35127

Childcare will be available at all of these meetings beginning at 6:15 p.m., with advance reservations.  Childcare reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance by contacting: Monica Gallups,, 205-516-4563.

Remind 101

Have you ever missed a cluster gathering, and wished you had gotten a reminder on your phone by text message?

Remind101 is a service that will send you an automated text message reminding you of upcoming gatherings.

To sign up, send a text message to: 205-614-5505 that says:  @bhamsouth

You will then get a reply asking you to enter your name, and once you reply to that, you will receive a text message before the next gathering!

February Follow Up

The Birmingham South Cluster will meet Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 1st UMC Hueytown.

1st UMC Hueytown is located at 110 Sunset Dr, Hueytown, AL 35023.

There will be a covered dish dinner at 6:30 pm. The gathering will begin around 7:00 p.m.

Childcare will be available beginning at 6:15 p.m., with advance reservations.  Childcare reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance by contacting: Monica Gallups,, 205-516-4563.