Special Events

Here are upcoming church-wide events:

couples_retreat_2015MARRIED COUPLES RETREAT


Come join us for a weekend getaway to charming Chattanooga on Valentine’s weekend! Enjoy the amazing restaurants just a few steps from the hotel, the Bluff View Art District, historic parks, Rock City, Ruby Falls, and more…all the things that make the area such an enjoyable destination. Bobby and Jan Parks will join us as speakers as we enjoy a weekend embracing God’s Word and you grow closer to your spouse. Click for more details and registration.



All men are invited to the Men of the Covenant’s annual Sportsman’s Blast, with speaker Chad Schearer, host of Shoot Straight with Chad Schearer. In addition to Chad’s message, there will be all sorts of interactive displays and demonstrations from area outdoor suppliers and enthusiasts and a great barbeque dinner, too! $12 tickets are on sale online and in the Bookstore. Click here for more information.

2015 GLOBAL MINISTRY CONFERENCEThy Word for the World_web


Join us for Briarwood’s 50th annual Global Ministry Conference, featuring guest speaker Doug Birdsall, Executive Chairman of the Lausanne Movement and over 20 ministry partners from around the globe. See more details and the complete schedule for this week-long event by clicking here.


Holy Week, or the Week of Passion, is a special time at Briarwood. We have special services during the week in preparation for our Lord’s coming crucifixion, then services of celebration and a special concert on Easter Sunday as we worship the risen King. You are invited to join us during this very special time of the year. Click here to see the full schedule for Holy Week, and plan now to make this a special time in your life, too.

Larnell_2015_webEASTER SUNDAY, APRIL 5

Internationally-known, Christian recording artist Larnelle Harris returns to Briarwood this Easter Sunday. Mr. Harris will sing in both the 8:00 and 10:55 morning services, then join with the Briarwood Chancel Choir and Festival Orchestra in a presentation of the modern oratorio, Saviour, at 6:00 p.m. All are invited to this free concert, a wonderful way to finish your Easter Sunday celebration! Click here for more on Mr. Harris and the concert.