Briarwood's Mission Statement
For God’s glory, Briarwood Presbyterian Church is committed to equipping Christians to worship God and reach Birmingham to reach the world for Christ.
Our Graduates & Career Ministry is dedicated to fulfilling this mission through Sunday school worship and teaching, Bible studies, prayer meetings, seasonal retreats, social activities, mercy ministry, community outreach, and overseas mission trips.
Graduates & Career Vision Statement
The G&C Community at Briarwood desires to be a Christ-Centered, Gospel-driven, and Spirit-filled community where every member is engaged in the four pillars of ministry: Prayer, The Word, In Reach, and Outreach.
Join us as we "grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ."
ministry & service opportunities
Church Picnic - April 26
Sunday, April 26th—Don’t miss this great time of food fellowship and fun beginning ... more info
Sunday, April 26th—Don’t miss this great time of food fellowship and fun beginning at 3 p.m. Check out the details at www.briarwood.org/picnic
The colossal fun starts on the soccer fields at 3:00 p.m., with bluegrass music, inflatables, volleyball and fellowship…fun for the whole family. Then come into the Fellowship Hall at 5:30 for a delicious barbeque meal. No reservations required…invite a friend…it’s a great way to introduce Briarwood and get to know your fellow church members, too!
G&C Volunteers needed:
Sign up in Sunday School to work the Dunking Booth or sign up to Be Dunked!
Pastor's Eschatology Q&A
Do you have questions on the biblical perspective of the coming end times? Has the evening ... more info
Do you have questions on the biblical perspective of the coming end times? Has the evening sermon series left you wanting to know more? Wednesday, April 29 at 6:30 p.m. is your opportunity to ask Pastor Reeder those questions and hear the questions of others, too. Join us in the Chapel right after the Fellowship Dinner and get a better grasp on what the Word of God has to say regarding the end times.
Job Opportunities (2)
Part-time admin assistant for Briarwood International Outreach - primarily serving international ... more info
Part-time admin assistant for Briarwood International Outreach - primarily serving international congregations. Send inquiries and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Foundations Early Learning and Family Center in Fairfield seeks a full-time Program Director. The position offers competitive salary and some benefits. If you are interested, please apply at email@example.com
International Friendship Partners
Friendship Partners needs 50 Briarwood families this year to reach out to all our interested ... more info
Friendship Partners needs 50 Briarwood families this year to reach out to all our interested students. Sign up to enjoy an international student as a friend to you or your family! For information and orientation meeting times, call Laura Danner at 776-5343.
English for Speakers of Other Languages
ESOL Teachers Needed Call to find out more or to sign up for this great outreach to ... more info
ESOL Teachers Needed
Call to find out more or to sign up for this great outreach to internationals in our city. We train you and teach in teams so you have backup. Contact Laura Danner at 776-5343.
VBS Volunteers Needed for June 1-5
Mark your calendars and get involved in VBS June 1-5, 2015 Are you willing to show ... more info
Mark your calendars and get involved in VBS June 1-5, 2015
Are you willing to show the love of Christ at VBS this year? Classroom shepherds are needed! Check out all the opportunities to volunteer at www.briarwood.org/vbsstaff
Grab a friend and shepherd a Nursery VBS class. See nursery needs and register at www.briarwood.org/nursery
Donate inside cardboard from paper towels for the Nursery VBS craft. You can deliver them to a box in the Mailroom.
Donate old magazines for a VBS craft. Please leave them in the VBS mailbox.
Festival of Hope
Reignite your faith and find power to live a life that radiates God’s love. Discover ... more info
Reignite your faith and find power to live a life that radiates God’s love. Discover the victory He has for His children and equip yourself to share it with others through this dynamic course. You’ll also find practical help in reaching the next generation for Christ. This course will be taught in the Worship Center by a representative of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in preparation for the Greater Birmingham Festival of Hope with Franklin Graham, coming to Birmingham August 14–16.
Briarwood Church will host training for counselors of the Festival of Hope called The Christian Life and Witness Course. The course will be held on Monday, April 13, 20, & 27 from 7-9pm in the sanctuary and everyone ages 13 and up are encouraged to come.
The website for the Festival is www.greaterbirminghamfestival.org