THINKING ABOUT ADOPTION? – Have you considered adoption? Have any questions about the process, cost, timeline, and/or agency support? Lifeline staff will be in the lobby TODAY. Stop by their table before or after a worship gathering to ask questions and get answers.

WHEN HELPING HURTS FREE WORKSHOP ON SEPTEMBER 29 – During this interactive workshop, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of poverty and how you can serve low-income families without hurting them. Get details and register at

SERVE INTERNATIONAL FAMILIES ON THURSDAYS – 45 international students registered for our English Classes last week! We need help providing childcare for their preschool and elementary age children on Thursday mornings (9:30am-12:00pm) and evenings (6:00-8:30pm). One paid position available. Contact Melissa at

CAMPUS DEVELOPMENT PLAN INFORMATIONAL MEETING – We want all members interested in learning more about our Campus Development Plan to come to an informational meeting Sunday, October 28, at 5:30pm, in the Student Building. We’ll provide further information and have the opportunity for Q&A. Childcare will be available by registration for children birth through five years.

BH STORIES NIGHT – Come hear BH members tell about all that God has accomplished in and through them while on mission. This event is happening October 10, at 6:30pm, in the main Worship Room (regular childcare and Wednesday night activities for children provided).

LOOKING FOR A SMALL GROUP? – We have all types of groups that meet at Brook Hills and around the city. Visit or stop by the Small Groups Kiosk in the lobby for a printed list. Also, find a list of all our new groups at

WOMEN’S POTLUCK DINNER – Enjoy a dinner with friends and connect to a Wednesday night women’s small group at our Potluck Dinner on October 3, 6:30-8:00pm, in Room 130. Bring a dish or dessert to share, or just come and enjoy the meal. For more information or to sign up to serve, visit

NEW IRONDALE/LIBERTY PARK GROUP – Jeff and Elizabeth Richey are launching a group for elementary parents and others, meeting on Sundays at 5:30pm. For more information or to get connected, visit


• Personal Disciple-Making – This four-week course will focus on Jesus’ example as we learn methods to disciple people. Jay Gordon will lead the course that meets at 4:00pm on Sunday afternoons, beginning October 14, in M-16. Visit to sign up.

• How To Study The Bible – Join us for a four-week study led by John Butterfield on how to do just that. The class will meet at 4:00pm on Sunday afternoons, beginning October 14, in M-10. Visit to sign up.

FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY – FPU is a nine-week course that features video teaching by Dave Ramsey and group discussion centered around biblical principles for spending wisely, saving, eliminating debt, and giving faithfully. This course just started and is offered on Wednesdays at 6:30pm in M-15. This week is the final week to join. Visit for cost and details.

SMALL GROUP BASICS: YOUR FIRST STEP TO LEADING A GROUP – This one-session class covers Small Group strategy and philosophy for anyone interested in leading an adult small group. The next class is Sunday, October 14, 10:45am-12:30pm, in M-17. Visit for more info, to register, or for additional upcoming dates.

BROOK HILLS TAILGATE – Get ready for one gigantic tailgate on Sunday, October 7! Each of our Adult Small Groups will host their own event in the parking lot from 5:00 to 8:00pm. Enjoy grilling and hanging out with your group and getting to know other people near you. If you aren’t plugged into a group yet, we can help. Visit for all the details. 

SINGLES 20S/30S TAILGATE – At the church tailgate we will have a tent over by the volleyball court. There will be lawn games and opportunities to fellowship, and we’ll provide the drinks and paper products. It will be potluck-style, so bring your tailgating chair and food to share.

SPECIAL NEEDS SERVING OPPORTUNITY – If you would like to serve children and students with special needs, we would love to talk with you about being a Buddy. Buddies are adults who give dedicated care and attention to children and students needing a special friend while at church. Visit for more information.

PAID CHILDCARE POSITIONS – Interested in serving preschoolers and earning some extra income? We are looking for people for Wednesday evenings, Tuesday mornings, and Sunday afternoons. Complete an application at

MEMBERSHIP CLASS – Take the next step toward joining our faith family by attending the next Membership Class on Sunday, October 21, 3:00-7:00pm. Register at Sunday, October 14 is the last day to make a childcare reservation. Contact Candice Thomley at for more information.