Great Things Celebration. Sept 8 is our special 11am-only service, with special lunch and church vote immediately after. RSVP for lunch & pay here. Midnight this Sunday is the latest we can receive RSVPs for the BBQ lunch, please help us plan!

Meals for the Hackworth family. Bless the family after the recent birth of baby Lucas! Click here to sign up to bring them a meal.

Fall ministries launch on Sept 15! Go to for ALL the details, including start dates and contact info, and check out highlights below, like the link to RSVP for the “Crazy-Impossible Family” adult Sunday School class.

Great Things celebration – September 8
This Sunday is the deadline to RSVP for the catered BBQ lunch following next week’s special service. We don’t want you to miss out! Be sure to visit the table after services this Sunday, or RSVP for lunch and pay online nowDetails for Sept 8: Everyone is welcome at the 11:00am service (no 9:30am service), come celebrate what God’s done! Children will participate in the special children’s program; parents, watch for drop-off and pick-up instructions when you arrive that Sunday.

Ladies Bible study & Moms’ Connection – September 10 & 12
Ladies, be sure take a look and sign up for these great things, starting soon! Ladies Bible study will use the book “Becoming A Woman of Prayer” (Cynthia Heald). Moms’ Connection will focus this month on “Joyfully Serving with Your Kids.” Click here to sign up online for either option. Or plan visit the table at the back of the sanctuary this Sunday.

Crazy-Impossible Family class – September 15
This fall’s “Crazy-Impossible Family” class is for everyone! Married or not. Led by Bill Parker, with his wife, Linda. Come dive into God’s crazy-impossible redemption, overruling power and amazing grace for marriage and family. Please help us out and RSVP at

Life Groups – Week of September 15
What is a Life Group? A Life Group is a place where you can Be Known.Christian growth is a team sport, not a solitaire game. It begins by getting out of isolation.Sunday afternoon, weeknight, and Young Adult options available, with or without childcare. Check out Life Groups and times, locations, and details.

Revive 2019 livestream – September 27 & 28
This is a unique opportunity for all BRBC women to participate in this national event, from the comfort of our sanctuary! Save the date and visit for more info. Contact Megan Rafalski with questions or to help,

Clothing Exchange 
With your help, we are hoping to have the clothing exchange this year in October. The event will depend on gaining support from the BRBC church body. First, we are asking for Floor Manager Volunteers to take on a 4-hour shift. If these initial slots are not filled, then the event will be
cancelled. Please consider signing up before Sept 8.

The Shining Light from a Child
Continuing in a summer series on “The Holiness of God” from the book of Isaiah, Pastor Jack taught from Isaiah 9:1-7. We see that this passage is pointing directly to Jesus! Listen to “The Shining Light from a Child..”

Giving Report “They gave themselves first to the Lord and then to [His work] …” 2 Cor 8:5
Weekly giving needed for FY2019 budget – $18,815.17
Total giving for General Offering of 8/25/19 – $13,704.23
YTD giving needed for budget – $884,312.99
Actual YTD giving to budget – $940,721.48
Giving over budget – $56,408.49

This Week
September 3 –  Congregational prayer w/ the elders
September 4  – No Youth Group (on break until 9/11)
September 7, 7:00am – Men’s breakfast & study, kitchen

This Month
September 8, 11:00am-1:30pm – Great Things Celebration RSVP for lunch by midnight this Sunday!
September 10, 9:30-11:30am – Ladies fall Bible study
September 11, 7:00-9:00pm – Youth Group fall kick-off
September 12, 9:30-11:30am – Moms’ Connection
September 15, 9:30am – Crazy-Impossible Family adult SS class – RSVP here!
September 15, 9:30am – Youth/Kids Sunday School restarts
Week of September 15 – Fall ministries & Life Groups launch, see details at
September 27-28 – Revive 2019 livestream @ BRBC

Looking Ahead   
October 1-5 – Tentative: Clothing Exchange (dependent on volunteers, sign up here by 9/8)
October 24, 7:00-9:00pm – Q Commons (Kingdom Calling event)