Good and Faithful Leader Training
August 19th - August 21st, 2018
This three-session training will prepare home group leaders and other key leaders for the Good and Faithful study this fall.
Dan Zehnder is leading the Sunday morning sessions. Here is what you can expect:
Session 1 -How Stewardship Aligns with Life in Jesus (Aug. 5 or 7)
Stewardship tracks closely with our congregation's mission and vision. You will hear how faithful stewardship connects us to life in Jesus.
Session 2 - God's Word on Financial Management (Aug. 12 or 14)
Covers what God has to say about stewardship in the Old Testament, the Gospels, and practices of the early church in the New Testament. Plus a focus on God's view of earning income from work.
Session 3 - Core Practices of Faithful Stewards (Aug. 19 or 21)
Topics include understanding saving, and storing up treasures in heaven. budgeting, borrowing, and living generously in our family relationships.
LIJ KIDS Fall Kick Off Planting Picnic
September 8th, 2018
All of us at BLC are excited to begin a new year of LIJ Kids this fall. Join us for a picnic where we will plant spring bulbs, meet our teachers, spend time with friends, make new friends, learn about the uncoming year, eat hot dogs and enjoy some dirt cake!
4 - 6 PM at in the fellowship hall and outside
Please register one person from your family and let us know how many children and adults will be attending. Deadline is Sept. 2!
Invite your neighbors and friends too!
September 9th, 2018
is an eleven-session membership class that takes place Sunday evenings from 6:30-8:00. It starts on September 9 and concludes on November 18.
The class content
covers what it means to be a member of the Body of Christ, Lutheran history and theology and what it means to be a disciple of Jesus at Brookfield Lutheran.
Includes an introdution to home groups
During the last four sessions of this class, you will experience the support that comes from being in a home group. As a result, this home group will continue on in the future.
The reception of new disciples
will take place during a Sunday morning worship service soon after the Connections class finishes. You will be received into the membership of Brookfield Lutheran Church at that time.