This week, Briarwood Christian School Superintendent Barrett Mosbacker fills us in on current details as this school year draws to a close; you can read all about church officer nominations; details on the Memorial Day Dinner, the upcoming VBS, and so much more…it’s all here in this week’s edition of The Briarwood Weekly! Click here to read it now.
“The Holy Spirit and the Prince of Peace” is Sunday morning’s subject with Pastor Reeder, using John 14:25–32 as our text. Then we’ll examine cremation and Christian burial at 6:00 p.m. as we continue exploring What Does the Bible Say? Click here for this week’s bulletin.
MEMORIAL DAY DINNER
Come hear decorated Marine combat veteran Clebe McClary, June 2 at 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. This fifth annual banquet benefits Support Our Soldiers Alabama, and reservations should be made no later than May 30. Click here for registration details.
Briarwood Vacation Bible School is June 6–10 from 9:00 a.m. to noon each day. This year’s theme is “letting your light shine,” and if you’re a rising K5 to 6th grader, you know you don’t want to miss the most fun week of the summer at church! Click here now for more details and to register for your spot at VBS.
BTS SUMMER SEMESTER
Birmingham Theological Seminary, with its main campus right here at Briarwood, invites you to check out the class offerings for this summer’s semester, which begins May 31, with distance education also available. Click here to visit the Seminary’s page and scroll to the bottom for the coming classes link.
WOMEN’S SUMMER STUDIES
Tuesdays in June choose 9:30 a.m. or 6:15 p.m. to get together with other Women of the Covenant for four studies on the Holy Spirit. Sonja Steelman, Nancy Worthington, Sue Lewis and Elizabeth Ellerbee will each lead one lesson as we examine more closely this third member of the Holy Trinity.
Todd Geralds, son of legendary coach Tandy Geralds, will be at Briarwood at 12:15 p.m., Sunday, June 12 to give us some behind the scenes insights to the making of the book and motion picture Woodlawn. Get your $8 tickets to this interesting luncheon in the Bookstore or by clicking here for online purchases.
Have you looked at the website’s homepage lately? If so, you’re sure to have noticed the new Bookstore Feature in the rotating box. Debbie Little would like to invite you to come by and see these beautiful candles from Mountain Laurel Valley Company. Click here to see more! When you visit the store, you’ll also find many graduation cards as well as some great gift ideas for the graduates on your list.
BE STILL, MY SOUL
The Briarwood Chancel Choir and Festival Orchestra invite you to enjoy our latest CD, Be Still, My Soul—a compilation of two of our past CDs that includes 14 beloved anthems and hymns. Several selections from the May 1 concert are included. You can hear samples from each track and buy online by clicking here, or pick yours up in the Church Bookstore.
Join Pastor Reeder in Pensacola June 24–26 for this important conference on Cultivating Gospel Courage in a Declining Culture. Click here for details and to register.