Sunday, April 24th & May 8th: Brookmeade/HTCC Congregation Swap

Brookmeade and Holy Trinity Community Church have a long history together. In light of this history and in the spirit of exploring future possibilities, we will be looking for chances for our congregations to get to know one another better. The first of these will be a congregation swap in which we invite all BrookmeadersContinue reading “Sunday, April 24th & May 8th: Brookmeade/HTCC Congregation Swap”

Get Ready for Zoom Church!

Dear Friends, Happy New Year! I hope the holiday season was joyous and filled with ease for each and everyone of us! Ahhhhhh COVID………we find ourselves in the midst of another wave of the pandemic. The pastoral team has decided to not have in-person church for the next several weeks. We feel that this is paramount forContinue reading “Get Ready for Zoom Church!”

Sunday, October 31st: Music Sunday – All Saints Day Eve

Our next Music Sunday will be Oct 31st when we will celebrate All Saints Day. Please suggest or request a hymn, song, poem or other reading that is special to you personally or to your family history and we invite you to share the story of why the song has special meaning. We especially want toContinue reading “Sunday, October 31st: Music Sunday – All Saints Day Eve”

Hybrid Worship Changes

After live streaming services from our sanctuary for the month of June, we have determined that to have the best quality possible for our online services, the best practice for now is to upload our Worship videos to our Youtube channel (and the front page of our website) on Mondays, rather than live streaming onContinue reading “Hybrid Worship Changes”

April 4th: Easter Sunday Outdoor Service

We are having an Outdoor Easter Service on April 4th at 10:30am at Brookmeade! It’s been such a long time since we got to worship together in person! Luckily, many of us have had the COVID-19 vaccine and more of us will have it by the time Easter comes around. So, while we are not yet toContinue reading “April 4th: Easter Sunday Outdoor Service”

Sunday, May 5th – Sunday, August 11th: “Time with Family” Poetry Series

In this post-Easter season, we’re celebrating with poetry. Therefore, during Time with Family in worship on Sundays, We will have poetry readings! Please let us know if you would like to share a poem. It could be written by you. It could be a piece from your favorite poet. We will start this series on Sunday,Continue reading “Sunday, May 5th – Sunday, August 11th: “Time with Family” Poetry Series”

Sun. Apr. 28th: Guest Speaker Rev. Elizabeth Caldwell

Brookmeade welcomes Guest Speaker Rev. Elizabeth Caldwell on Sunday, April 28th. Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Caldwell is an author, teacher and quilter. She retired from thirty years of teaching at McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago in 2014. Having failed retirement, she enjoys teaching courses in religious education at VDS as an adjunct professor and writing children’sContinue reading “Sun. Apr. 28th: Guest Speaker Rev. Elizabeth Caldwell”