Sunday School
Join us Sundays at 9:30 a.m.!
BYG meets in room C-200, which is on the 2nd floor above the Children’s Auditorium.
Raiders meets in room E-313, which is on the third floor in the school wing.


Youth Choir
All 7th–12th grade young people are invited to our Youth Choir at 4:30-5:30 in the choir room.
Can’t make it this week? That’s okay! Come when you can.
Questions? Please contact Pastor Haines at or call or text at 205-612-5199.


Sunday Night D-Groups
It is our desire for every single student to be in a small group. We believe these groups are a crucial part of each student’s growth in the Lord!
To register your child for D-Groups, click here.


Wednesday Nights at The Barn
Calling all Rising 7th-12th graders!! Join us on Wednesday Nights at The Barn for an opportunity to be renewed and refreshed through a time of community, worship and teaching of God’s Word. We encourage the students to invite their non-Christian friends to these meetings.

Click here for Raiders Details
Click here for BYG Details.


About Us

Briarwood’s student ministries exist to equip students to worship God, to reach their schools, to reach Birmingham, to reach the world for Christ—all for God’s glory. 

Raiders is our Jr. High ministry for 7th and 8th graders. Visit the Raiders’ page for more information and events for our Jr. High students.

Briarwood Youth Group (BYG) is our Sr. High ministry for 9th-12th graders. Visit the BYG page for more information and events for our Sr. High students.

Contact our Staff or call 205.776.5269 for more information or questions!



Jay Shaw, Youth Pastor:

Hannah Brennan, Jr. High Ministry Staff:

Connor Curtis, Sr. High Ministry Staff:

Amy Barrett Downs, Sr. High Ministry Staff:

Reid Hodges, Sr. High Ministry Staff:

Joseph Mungenast, Sr. High Ministry Staff:

Kristin Smith, Administrative Assistant:

Ben Stallings, Jr. High Ministry Director:

Abbie Stubblefield, Sr. High Ministry Staff:

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