Easter Lunch

Easter Lunch
Date: Sunday, April 20th
Time: 12:45 pm
Location: The Pattillo's
If you are in town, we would love for you to join us for Easter Lunch at the Pattillo's Home.
Please RSVP with Julie by Saturday, April 19th.

Work Weekend at Camp Marannook

Work Weekend at Camp Marannook
Date: May 2-4, 2014
Location: Camp Marannook - Lafayette, AL

Come join a team from Briarwood's G&C class as we serve Camp Marannook by helping them get ready for a great summer camp. The trip will be free, except for the cost of gas and food on the road, plus a little bit of sweat! We will leave from Briarwood on Friday and return on Sunday afternoon. We will work all day Saturday while enjoying a time of teaching from their director "Mr. Charles" in the evening. We will work hard, yet certainly be refreshed spiritually! After attending church with the Marannook staff, we will return to Birmingham. Make plans to join us! You'll be glad you did!

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For more information, please contact Jason Ellerbee.

G&C Beach Retreat

G&C Beach Retreat
Dates: May 23-26, 2014
Location: Sandestin Resort - Destin, FL
Speaker: Bruce Stallings
Music: Jeremy Moore
Cost: $220   ($245 after April 20th)

The 2014 Graduates & Career Beach Retreat will be May 23-26 (Memorial Day Weekend) at Sandestin Resort in Destin, Florida.

WHERE: Sandestin is located in Northwest Florida, between Pensacola and Panama City, eight miles east of Destin. It is the only resort situated on both the Intercoastal Waterway and the Gulf of Mexico.

WHAT: Join us for three days and three nights of fellowship, worship and teaching from Godís Word. The five sessions are designed to facilitate growth in our personal relationship with our Lord, resulting in deeper relationships with others.

COST: $220 ($245 after April 20th)
Includes three nightsí lodging, speakers, on-property transportation, (2) 4-hour bicycle rentals daily per unit, 1-hour daily usage of canoe/kayak/boogie board, 1-hour free tennis court time daily, fitness center, and resort pools.
Please make checks payable to Briarwood Presbyterian Church.
SPEAKER: Bruce Stallings

Bruce Stallings is the Executive Pastor at Briarwood Presbyterian Church in Birmingham, Alabama. He and his wife, Sonya, have four children; Jake, Kit, Ben and Mary. Bruce was raised in Birmingham where he attended Vestavia Hills High School before playing football at nearby Samford University. He was the Campus Director for Campus Outreach at the University of Montevallo for four years. After leaving Campus Outreach, Bruce worked in a church in Florida and then moved back to Birmingham to serve as the Director of Adult Ministries at Covenant Presbyterian Church for the next eight years. In 2001, he joined the staff of Briarwood Presbyterian

Men's Prayer Breakfast

Men's Prayer Breakfast
When: Saturday Mornings
Time: 7:00-9:00 am
Location: The Barker's

Gather for prayer and full breakfast every Saturday morning.

"And they devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers" – Acts 2:42

G&C Lunches: Thursday & Sunday

Thursday Lunches
When: Thursdays
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: various (see calendar)
Sunday Lunches
When: Sundays
Time: 12:30 pm
Location: various (see calendar)

A great time of fellowship! Locations may vary, so check the calendar for upcoming lunches.

Thursdays at 12:00 pm (times may vary)

Sundays at 12:30 pm (following the church service)

Have a restaurant suggestion? Contact Julie with requests.

G&C Sunday Night Dinners

Sunday Night Dinners
A great time of fellowship - Sunday nights at 7:30 pm, following the evening church service. The cost is $5 (first-time visitors eat free). Location may vary.

Interested in hosting or cooking for our Sunday Night Dinner? If you would like to help, please contact Julie Cole.

Sunday School

Sunday School Information
Dates: Sundays
Time: 9:30-10:30 am
Location: Briarwood, A-204
The Graduates & Career Sunday School class meets in room A-204 (second floor administration building - "A") every Sunday morning. We will officially start at 9:30 am and have fellowship until 9:45 am. We will end every Sunday at 10:30 am and give more time for fellowship and to get to church services at 10:45 am.
Spring 2014
Speaker: Ray Tucker
Topic: Temptation

Temptation is an equal opportunity struggle, effecting everyone in some form or fashion. This study is designed to take us on a journey through the scriptures that will hopefully help us understand the goal of temptation, and identify the keys to being obedient in the midst of the enticement.

Winter 2013/2014
Speaker: Jason Ellerbee
Topic: I Peter

When we as Christians grow in our understanding of the privileges of our salvation, the blessings of our election, and the theology of suffering, we then strive to live in holiness and humility, waiting for the great future hope of sharing Christís glory.

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Fall 2013
Speaker: Jason Williams
Topic: Unique Passages in Luke

"And Jesus began to speak to them in parables." We will take a look at the parables taught by Jesus that are unique to this Gospel. We will attempt to gain a better understanding of the cultural context and how the people of Jesus' time would have received the stories, and then practically apply them to our modern day issues.

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Summer 2013
Speaker: Jason Ellerbee
Topic: I Thessalonians

Paul exhorting the Thessalonians to excel in their faith & challenges them to stay on target as they labor for the Lord and look towards His return. Come join us as we learn from this epistle about Jesus Christ, the Coming One.

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