Welcome the McConnells to Brookwood!
Please help us welcome to Brookwood the McConnell family, John, Rory, Alex, Ryan, & Abby. The family has been visiting Brookwood for quite some time and have been involved in many ministries and activities. We look forward to getting to know them better.

Finance Committee, 6 pm, Library
Worship Report
May 12, 2019

Sunday School 256
Worship 338
Budgeted Goal YTD $1,482,500
Contributions YTD $1,516,110
Backpack Buddies YTD $2,510

The Only Bread
John 6:22-35
Dr. Dempsey preaching
Lord's Supper

Sunday School, 9:15 am
Worship, 10:30 am
Minor Protection Task Force, 4 pm
Handbells, 4:30 pm, Sanctuary
MPC Meeting, 5 pm, Library
Deacons' Meeting, 6 pm, C-260
Sanctuary Choir

The Sanctuary Choir will take a well-deserved rehearsal break from May 15-June 5, and resume rehearsals June 12.
Have you registered for VBS?
Brookwood on Mission
27 Brookwood members will be on mission in damascus, VA., May 16-18.
30 members of Brookwood are on mission this week and next in Groton, CT.
Brookwood prepares lunch at the Firehouse Shelter every 2nd Monday and 5th Thursday. The crew will next serve at the Firehouse on Thursday, May 30, from about 8:30 am-1 pm. If you'd like to help out, contact Angie Sanders or Nancy Martin .

T he 2020 Church-Planting Mission to Kenya, East Africa with
Jesus Harvesters is January 18-30, 2020. The cost is $3000. If you are interested, please contact Kathy or Kyle at 951-2035. The deadline to commit is August 1 and 1/2 the total fee is due y September 1 .
True Vine's is officially open for business! The Thrift Store is located in the old Fred's Xpress Pharmacy at 541 Jackson Blvd, 1/2 mile north of True Vine turnoff on 79. Business hours are Tuesday through Friday, 9 am - 4:30 pm and Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm.

U pcoming Missions

-Youth Mission in New Orleans, LA , June 2-7, 2019. Balance is due today!You may venmo fee or drop off a check.
-Youth Mission to South Africa for Juniors & Seniors, June 12-25, 2019.
-Rio Medical Mission is September 6-14, 2019. Details will follow. Please contact Lynne Owens if you're interested in more information about the mission.

A Reunion Celebration
Saturday, June 8, at 2 pm, the families of "youth" from the early years at Brookwood are invited to a celebration of our time with Dr. Strain and Mr. Brown. We're keeping it simple. Please bring a light finger food to share. Beverages will be provided. For more information, please contact Tracy Norris Thrasher, 807-8681. We hope to see you there!

May 17 is the 4&5 year old Promotion Celebration from 9:30-10:45 in the Sanctuary. This is a great opportunity to meet children and families and represent Brookwood! Of course, the bonus is these sweetly singing children will make your hearts swell!
Have you lost something?
This silver bracelet was found Sunday after worship. If it is yours, please contact Rosanna at the church office.
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