Church of the Highlands
|Church of the Highlands|
Grants Mill Campus
|Founded||February 4, 2001|
|Senior pastor(s)||Chris Hodges|
Church of the Highlands is a non-denominational, Christian multi-site megachurch headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. It is the largest congregation in Alabama and the second largest church in the country as of 2016. It averages 40,000 attendees every week.
The church was founded on February 4, 2001 by Pastor Chris Hodges and a core group of 34 people.
Church of the Highlands is affiliated with the Association of Related Churches.
Church of the Highlands simulcasts the sermon portion of the service from the Grants Mill campus to its other campuses via video feed. Each campus has its own pastor, worship experience, small group gatherings and ministry opportunities.
- Grants Mill (Birmingham)
- Grandview (Birmingham)
- Greystone (Birmingham)
- Riverchase (Pelham)
- Shoals (Florence)
- Woodlawn (Birmingham)
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- GREG GARRISON, gadsdentimes.com, Church of the Highlands is largest congregation in Alabama, USA, February 19, 2011