The Strengthen the Church (STC) Offering reflects the shared commitment of people across the United Church of Christ to cooperatively build up the UCC. Conferences and the national setting equally share the gifts given by members and friends through their local congregations. The funds raised support leadership development, new churches, youth ministry, and innovation inContinue reading “Sun. May 23rd: Strengthen the Church UCC Offering”
On Sunday, May 2nd we will have our reguarly scheduled “COW” (Contribute Our Wealth) Offering that collects monetary donations for Second Harvest and Heifer International. You have two ways to donate: 1) Send a check to the church office with the memo “COW Offering”; 2) When you donate online with Tithe.ly, choose COW Offering onContinue reading “Sun. May 2nd: COW Offering”
During the month of December, Brookmeade will be collecting for the UCC Christmas Fund which has been caring for active and retired clergy and lay employees of the United Church of Christ for over 100 years by providing emergency grants, supplementation of small annuities and health premiums, and Christmas “Thank You” gift checks each DecemberContinue reading “UCC Christmas Fund Offering”
For over 100 years, the Christmas Fund for the Veterans of the Cross and the Emergency Fund has been a way to ensure that a light of love and hope will always shine for faithful servants of our church who find themselves facing unforeseen financial need. The offering, one of five special offerings that BrookmeadeContinue reading “Sun. Dec. 22nd: UCC Christmas Fund Offering”
In August we delivered 67 pounds of food to Second Harvest Food bank. Remember to bring in non-perishable food items the first Sunday of every month for the COW (Contribute Our Wealth) offering. We also take monetary offerings that are split between Second Harvest and Heifer International. Brookmeade’s effort to fight hunger!
In July we delivered 53 pounds of food to Second Harvest Food Bank. This is a result of the COW Offerings for the past three months. Remember to bring in non-perishable food items in the first Sunday of every month. The COW offering also accepts cash and checks. All the money is split between SecondContinue reading “Sun. Aug. 4th: COW Offering”
The first Sunday of every month is COW Sunday (Contribute Our Wealth). Everyone is encouraged to bring non-perishable food for Second Harvest. All money donations are split between Second Harvest and Heifer International. Brookmeade doing its part to alleviate hunger!
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. As God calls ourContinue reading “Sunday, June 9th: STC Offering”
One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) a special mission offering of the United Church of Christ involves you in disaster, refugee/immigration, and development ministries throughout the world. When a disaster strikes or people are displaced or made refugees by violence or extreme poverty, you are part of the immediate response and of the long-term recovery.Continue reading “Sun. March 31st: One Great Hour of Sharing”
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 andContinue reading “Sunday, May 20th: Strengthen the Church UCC Offering”