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This Sunday at Brentwood

We invite you to worship with us in person or online this week as we gather for Lawn Chair Church at 10:00 a.m.

Children’s Ministry Activities with Pastor Sarah

Children’s Christmas Program
This year we will be having a series of questions and answers: as many youth (6th grade and up) as possible will ask questions about Christmas they would like our children to answer. Once the sanctuary is decorated for Advent, children and youth (by appointment only) will be asked to meet at the church (at different times) for a short recording. 

In addition, any children (or youth) who would like to sing, will also be invited to schedule a recording at the sanctuary. Then, through the magic of Phil and Emily, all the pieces will be spliced together to form our program.

I will be scheduling these appointments and recording the videos. If you have a 6-12 grader, please consider asking them to think of a question (about God, Jesus, Christmas, etc.) they would like a child to answer.

If you have a child or youth who would like to offer a song (vocal or instrumental), please let me know. I can’t wait to hear what they all have to say or sing or play. This should be fun!

Wednesday Night Zoom Meetings for Kids
Zoom meetings for kids will begin in January. On the first Wednesdays of the month, Sarah will host children 4 yrs-3rd grade (Kids’ Club) and on the third Wednesdays the Middlers (4th-6th grade) will be invited for a zoom meeting. Meetings will last 30 minutes.

Cold Weather Shelter Meal Train

Calling anyone who is interested in providing meals this winter... we have LOTS of gaps coming up in our meal train to provide dinner at Veterans Coming Home Center at 5 PM throughout the winter months.

Please take a look and see if you can connect and help meet this need.

*** This is a great opportunity for churches, small groups, friends, families, neighbors, businesses, and individuals to get involved!***

You can sign up to provide a meal at the link below:
https://www.mealtrain.com/trains/g48k9m

Help support our unsheltered friends and neighbors as cold weather months near

Take a turn volunteering for the men’s or women’s cold weather shelters
  • Let us know if you're able to help us work with Community Partnership of the Ozarks by volunteering to help with this winter's socially-distanced crisis cold weather shelters by filling out this form.

Shop for the following supplies and drop them off at the church:
  • hot hands
  • gloves
  • blankets
  • backpacks
  • socks
  • pre-packaged snacks
  • pop-top canned goods
  • bottled water
  • laundry detergent

Our Pastoral Team is Here For You

If you are going through a difficult time in life or have questions/concerns and would like to visit with one of our pastors, you may contact them by phone or email in order to set up a time (if it’s an emergency, using the phone to contact a pastor is best).
  • Rev. Snider: 417-881-0144; philiptsnider@gmail.com
  • Rev. Bowen-Marler: 417-881-0144; rev.emily.bowen@gmail.com
  • Rev. Bahn: 417-881-0144; bahn.charles@sbcglobal.net
Stewardship Update
2020 Budget Goal thru September — $258,558
General Offering thru September — $259,884
Brentwood makes a profound difference locally and globally through a variety of programs, ministries and justice initiatives that are only possible because of your generous acts of giving. Indeed, it is only through your partnership that we are able to change the world together. Click here (or on the "Donate" button) to make a safe and secure online donation. Thank you in advance for your generosity.
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