On Sunday, October 2, we will continue our all-church study of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount (see Pastor’s Notes). In addition to the sermon series, many of our “Life Groups” (small groups) are participating in an in-depth study. Download the full Study Guide >. Audio podcasts are available online so you can catch up on previous sermons in the series.
Join us for Sunday morning worship at 9:30 a.m.!
Interested in membership?
You can discover more about what it means to be a member at Brookfield CRC at our next Discovery Classes held Sunday afternoons, October 2, 9 and November 6 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. All three classes are required for membership. Free childcare is provided. Please contact the church office if you plan to attend.
New women’s evening Bible study
“Open Your Bible” is a 7-week study that begins Tuesday, September 27. There will be a light supper at 6:00 p.m. followed by the study from 6:30-7:45 p.m. Childcare will be provided, if needed. This is a study for women of all ages! See the information flyer at the Welcome Center contact Paula Coldagelli for more details.
Adult Education Hour begins October 2
Islam dominants our news and is rapidly growing in North America. Yet few of us have a good understanding of the core beliefs and practices of the world’s second largest religion. Please join us in Adult Education Hour (Sundays 10:50-11:45 a.m, North Hall B) this fall as we begin a several week discussion on the origins, beliefs and practices of Islam and seek to better understand the Islamic faith.
Partners report from Haiti
Partners Worldwide is a faith-based international ministry dedicated to eliminating poverty and building God’s Kingdom. Businesses and professionals partner with business owners in impoverished countries to help them grow their businesses and create jobs. Brookfield CRC is blessed to have a number of business people actively involved in this ministry, including Jack Van der Ploeg and Ed Treick in Haiti. Read the trip report from September >
Sermon series on sexuality
Chris Ganske, pastor of our sister church—City Reformed Church—is presenting a year-long sermon series entitled “Something Beautiful for God: A Christian Vision for Sexuality.” You can find the audio recordings on the City Reformed Church website.
Blood drive on October 8
Brookfield CRC and Brookfield Christian School will host a blood drive at the school on Saturday, October 8, from 9 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in honor of Emma. Visit the Blood Center of Wisconsin website to login/create an account and schedule an appointment. You will also have the opportunity that day to place yourself on the bone marrow donor registry. If you have any questions, contact Mary Jo Baas. A second blood drive will be held on December 10. Register now for both events!
Youth ministries are a powerful way to connect young people with the body of believers and with Jesus Christ. Schedules and permission slips are now available for 2016-2017. For a brief description of our youth ministries, visit our Connect – Children & Youth Ministries page.