Sunday, May 13th: COW Offering

Contribute Our Wealth (COW) Offering has been moved to Sunday, May 13th this month. On COW Sunday we ask everyone to bring in non-perishable foods to put in the shopping cart. These foods are delivered to Second Harvest Food Bank. We also take up a cash collection that is split between Second Harvest and Heifer International. Remember to bring in food and extra offering for COW (Contribute Our Wealth) Sundays!

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Sunday, May 20th: Strengthen the Church UCC Offering

On Sunday May 20th, Pentecost Sunday we will take up the offering Strengthen the Church.The Strengthen the Church offering supports the expansion of ministry and growth of UCC local congregations. Your support of this offering will help the UCC fulfill on its commitment to creating a just world for all by investing in new ministries and practices that meet the emerging needs of local communities. This is one of the five UCC offerings that Brookmeade participates in every year. Look for the special offering envelopes in the bulletin.

 

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Sat. May 5th: Project CURE Volunteer Group

Project CURE Volunteer Group is scheduled for Saturday, May 5th, 9 am – 12 pm (2300 Clifton Ave, 37209). We will be sorting medical supplies to be sent to hospitals in developing countries. Everyone is welcome, including newcomers! See you there!

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Sunday, May 13th: Margaret’s Last Sunday at Brookmeade

Join us in celebrating the gifts of ministry that Margaret has brought to Brookmeade in her time as Associate Student Pastor. We look forward to congratulating her on her graduation from Vanderbilt Divinity School and blessing her on her future ministry. The regular Sunday service will be followed by a special coffee fellowship.

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Church Office Closed 4/30-5/4

Our church office will be closed Monday 4/30 – Friday 5/4. Please email us at brookmeade@comcast.net. For any urgent matters please contact our Pastoral Team or one of the Deacons.

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Brookmeaders featured on SEC Website

Several Brookmeade members participated in the March for our Lives event in Nashville, TN on March 24, 2018. The Southeast Conference website published an article featuring images of Brookmeaders at the March. Check out the link below!

https://www.secucc.org/2018/03/27/faith-over-firearms-the-southeast-conference-marches-for-our-lives/

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Sun. April 29th: Music Sunday

Music Sunday April 29th; Sowing Seeds: Music and Musings for People and the Planet
Please join us for our next Music Sunday on April 29th. If you have a reading or song that you’d like to share, please contact Keri or Mike. We’ll be honoring Martin Luther Ling Jr.’s legacy as well as honoring the earth. See you there!
Music Sunday_ April 29th Sowing Seeds_ Music and Musings for People and the Planet
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Sat. 4/21 – Indoor/Outdoor Work Day

Please join us this Saturday for an Indoor/Outdoor Work Day to spruce up out building and grounds as we move into the spring season. We will be working from 9 am – 12 pm. A light breakfast will be provided.

 

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Sun. May 6th: Nature Sunday

We invite you to join us for our annual Nature Sunday service on May 6th, 2018. Services will be held at Edwin Warner Park (50 Vaughn Rd. Nashville, 37221) at 10:30am. We will meet at picnic shelter 11 of the park, and have a short, informal service  (casual dress encouraged), followed by a potluck lunch. Please bring a covered dish or drink to share, and any outdoor sports equipment (there is a ball field by the shelter), or feel free to take a nature walk after the potluck. There will be no service held at Brookmeade on Sunday, May 6th, so we hope to see you at the park!

Click the link below to see the map to Shelter 11.

warner park map shelter 11

NATURE SUNDAY

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Sat. May 19th: Upper Room UCC Potluck

For a Spring Potluck Supper of the Upper Room UCC Fellowship, we’ll join with our other two Nashville-area UCC churches (Holy Trinity Community Church & Howard Congregational Church) on May 19th @ 5:30 PM! Event Site: Holy Trinity Community Church, 6727 Charlotte Pk. This will be a Spring potluck supper gathering of the Nashville-area UCC to grow in prayer & communion with God and to grow in fellowship with one another! Special Guest Speaker from Birmingham: Rev. J. R. Finney, Moderator of the Southeast Conference of the United Church of Christ!  Evening’s theme: “God is Working & Stillspeaking!” Bring family, friends & favorite casserole for great UCC fellowship and inspiration! Childcare Provided.

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