Synod of South Atlantic


WELCOME!  The Synod of South Atlantic serves Presbyteries throughout Florida, Georgia and South Carolina.  We are committed to resourcing presbyteries, as well as supporting the local church through our grant program.


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We’ve moved!   Please note our new address:

1937 University Boulevard West 

Jacksonville, Florida 32217


Our Mission

The mission of the Synod of South Atlantic is to faithfully serve Jesus Christ and the Presbyterian Church (USA) by supporting the ministries of our member presbyteries, and by encouraging cooperation among sessions, presbyteries, and the General Assembly.

Fulfilling Our Mission

In community, through connections and relationships, the purpose of the Synod of South Atlantic through 2021 is to:

  • Ensure full integration of diversity in all of its life and work;

  • Equip and empower transformational leadership;

  • Provide for mutual enrichment among the leadership of our 16 presbyteries; and

  • Use innovative technology to accomplish its purpose, model effective communication strategies, and share best practices.

Presbytery Map


Rev. Dr. Joel Alvis, Mission Coordinator/Stated Clerk
183 West Main Street, Suite A (PO Box 1839)
Cartersville, GA 30120