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Visit our ministries to see where you fit in and to see the areas in which you can serve.
See what’s going on this week and in the near future.
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Read more about SMIC on the blog.
Latest from the blog
Shades Mountain Independent Church celebrated its 45th birthday in a big way! On June 28, 2015, the new front door was opened to the community and we had a wonderful day filled with activities, food from local vendors, and so much more. The two main buildings on the SMIC campus were joined with a three story lobby, stairwell, and elevator. The children's area was redesigned
Welcome to our new website, our virtual front door. Please take a look around and find out about our church, our ministries, and what's coming up. If you have a prayer request or a question, use the form on our Contact Us page. Many parts of the web site will change, so check back often or follow us on social media via
Shades Mountain Independent Church is a non-denominational, elder-led church located in the Bluff Park neighborhood of Hoover, Alabama. We are a multi-generational congregation committed to loving God with all we are, loving our neighbors with gospel intentionality, and growing together in love through Christ-centered community. We value God-exalting worship, verse-by-verse exposition of the Bible, Scripture-based prayer, life-on-life discipleship, global missions, every member a minister, and every member a missionary in our community.