Join us for Sunday worship: 9:30AM, 5:00PM.
On Sunday, September 21, Rev. Kurt Selles will be with us to lead our worship. Kurt is a former missionary to China and is now the Director of Back to God Ministries International. Kurt will also lead our Adult Education session that morning. Join us in Sunday evening worship as we study the Old Testament book of Judges. Regular Sunday worship services are at 9:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
On Sunday September 28, we will begin a new morning worship series on the Old Testament book of I Samuel.
“Life Groups” (small groups) are a great place for your spiritual growth and for finding genuine community with others in the church. You can sign up at the Welcome Center now through September 28. Would you like to find a Life Group that fits you? For more information, visit our Life Groups page, or e-mail Paula Coldagelli.
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 26 and November 9, from 1:30-4:30 p.m. Both classes are required for membership. Free childcare is provided. Please contact the church office if you plan to attend.
Bible study for working women and busy moms
Working women and busy moms: You are invited to join the Tuesday evening Women’s Bible Study beginning September 23. The group meets twice a month (2nd/4th Tuesdays) from 7:00-8:15 p.m. in West Hall. This is a great study for working women or those who can’t commit to a weekly study. This fall we are studying “The Fruit of the Spirit”. For more information, e-mail Paula Coldagelli.
2014-2015 schedules and permission slips are available for the GEMS (girls grades 2-6), Brookfield Christian Boys Club (grades 2-6), What’s Up? (7th & 8th grade) and On-the-Edge (high school) youth programs. Visit the Connect > Children & Youth Ministries page for more information, and to download the documents.
Women’s Coffee Break kickoff September 24
All women are invited to join Coffee Break, a casual women’s Bible study, beginning Wednesday, September 24, from 9:30 -11:00 a.m. in North Hall B. Coffee Break meets every Wednesday from 9:30 -11:00 a.m. from September to May. Nursery, Little Lambs & Story Hour are provided free of charge for children.
Middle school youth group kickoff September 27
7th & 8th graders: Join our “What’s Up?” youth group for a night of crazy games at our annual kickoff event on Saturday, September 27, from 4:30-7:00 p.m. Wear washable, comfortable clothes as it may get a bit messy! Don’t forget to bring a friend! Girls: bring a snack to share; boys: bring drinks to share.
Mission Advocacy Committee
The Brookfield CRC deacons are looking for volunteers to be part of a Mission Advocacy Committee. The purpose of the committee will be to increase awareness, provide more frequent contact and pray for the missions/missionaries we support. In addition, the committee can help provide direction on new mission opportunities both locally and globally. If interested, please contact Jim Malaney.
75th anniversary celebration year
2014 is the 75th anniversary year of Brookfield CRC. We will be remembering God’s faithfulness in varying ways throughout the year. Visit the 75th anniversary page for related audio recordings, and to read the complete history of Brookfield CRC!
Missionary blogs, sites
Kyle & Ann Abts serve in Jos, Nigeria with Sports Friends in West Africa: ABTStract.blogspot.com
Chris & Katie Ganski are church planters, establishing our sister church, City Reformed Church, in downtown Milwaukee: www.cityreformedchurch.org
Howard & Jannie Johnson are serving the Secwepemc First Nations Communities in British Columbia, Canada: jannie-apilgrimsjourney.blogspot.ca.
David & Mary Lynne Katsma are church planters in Horicon, WI: www.marshviewministries.org.
Ben and Sheree Katt are church planters in Seattle, WA: www.awakechurch.org.
Verlyn & Carol Schaap are church planters in Sergeant Bluff, IA: www.friendshipchurch.net.