The Ephesus church is a group of Christians serving God in Athens, Alabama.  Our purpose is to simply be Christians like those we read about in the New Testament.  Please explore our website to learn more about us, listen to free sermons, read devotional articles, and see our schedule of services.  You are invited to visit our services whenever you have the opportunity.  You will be our honored guest.  

News & Announcements

Vacation Bible School - June 26-29, 2016

Our Vacation Bible School this year will be held June 26 through June 29, 2016.  This year, we begin the first of a five year VBS series based on the life of Jesus.  The series is entitled "Tell Me the Story of Jesus," and the theme for Year 1 is "The Early Years."  There will be classes for all ages, including an adult class, so all are welcomed to come and study with us.  

VBS Schedule
Date Time Lesson

June 26    


Prophecy of His Birth/Telling Mary and Joseph of His Coming

(worship service with preaching will follow at 11:00am)

June 26   5:00pm    Jesus' Birth; The Shepherds Visit
June 27   7:00pm    Jesus Dedicated at the Temple
June 28   7:00pm    Wise Men Visit; Escape to Egypt
June 29   7:00pm    Lost at the Temple


Sermons Now Available On iTunes

Sermons are now available as a podcast on iTunes.  

Click on the iTunes link on the Sermons page to subscribe.

Ephesus Members: Please register for the new website!

Ephesus members, please register for your member account on this our new website.  Please note that each individual needs to create his/her own account in order to take full advantage of all the new features.  It is simple, and only takes a couple of minutes.  Start by clicking "MEMBERS" then "Register" on the menu above.  For detailed instructions, click here.

To our website visitors:  Thank you for visiting our new website and please feel free to explore our library of sermons and daily devotionals or send a question or comment.  Please understand that member accounts are only for current Ephesus members, and outside requests for accounts will be declined at this time.  

Upcoming Events

  1. Vacation Bible School - Sunday Morning
    Sunday, June 26th, 201610:00am
  2. Vacation Bible School - Sunday Evening
    Sunday, June 26th, 20165:00pm
  3. Sun AM Bible Study
    Sunday, June 26th, 201610:00am
  4. Sun AM Worship
    Sunday, June 26th, 201610:55am
  5. Sun PM Worship
    Sunday, June 26th, 20165:00pm