Special Events

Here are upcoming church-wide events:


December 3, 6:00 p.m., Briarwood’s covenant children present their Christmas gift to us with an evening of song and music from our Preschool and Graded Choirs. What a beautiful way to begin the season of Advent! Come and hear these sweet voices welcoming the coming King. The evening concludes with Diaconal gifts to all children present.

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December 6–8, 6:45–8:45 p.m. each evening, come and experience Briarwood’s gift to the community, where over 900 church members come together to stage 14 live scenes depicting the birth, life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. A wonderful way to introduce your children or friends to the Christmas story!

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“Glory to the Newborn King”

December 10, 6:00 p.m., Worship Center. For centuries forerunners have been sent to herald the coming of a great event, but only once since the dawn of time has a host of heavenly angels burst forth to herald the coming of a King. Come join us as we celebrate this King of Glory! Admission is free.

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December 17 • 7:00 p.m.
Worship Center

The Briarwood Chancel (Adult) Choir, Festival Orchestra and Briarwood Ballet present, “Break Forth Into Singing!” This program of sacred choral and instrumental music will include classics by Bach, Handel, and John Rutter; and newer arrangements by Mack Wilberg, Michael W. Smith, and others. Whether your favorite is the “Hallelujah Chorus” or “All Is Well,” there’s wonderful music of the season here for everyone! No admission fee. Click here for more details.

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December 24 • 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.
December 24 • 11:00 p.m.
Worship Center

Join us at Briarwood December 24 for one of our candlelight services. At 5:00 and again at 7:00 p.m. we’ll celebrate the coming King in song and scripture, ending with the entire Worship Center lit only by candlelight. At 11:00 p.m. we’ll have our more intimate Communion Candlelight Service. Come and worship the newborn King with us this Christmas Eve!

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