Brookwood Church - Love God, Love People

Christmas Outreach

The Christmas Season offers many ways to support Brookwood partners and encourage the people they serve.

Opportunities to GIVE and SERVE others this season range from providing for children and families to serving Thanksgiving dinners and preparing the church for Christmas. Thank you for listening to God and opening your hearts as we continue to pursue our mission of Loving God and Loving People.


Featured This Week

Set Free

Provide safety, food, shelter and the life-changing message of the Gospel to thousands of children freed from slavery and critical conditions in India with your one-time or recurring financial gift.

Visit setfreealliance.org to donate.

Give

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 5 (Ministry Spotlight)

Brookwood Families

Help others in the Brookwood Family who are struggling financially this Christmas season. To sponsor a family, please stop by Ministry Spotlight on Sunday, December 5. If you’re a Brookwood Family and would like to be sponsored this season, please contact Care Ministries at 864.688.8355.

Gift collection ends Sunday, December 12.


Generations Group (GG)

Give hope to a boy at GG. Select one or more Christmas wishes, place your unwrapped gift in a gift bag, and return it to the GG collection box.

For more information, visit generationsgroup.com.

Gift collection ends Sunday, December 5.

Triune Mercy Center

Triune Mercy Center is a church where Greenville's homeless are invited to worship, minister and serve alongside other Christians. Please stop by Ministry Spotlight on Sunday, November 14 to pick up a list of items needed to assist people served through Triune.

For more information, visit triunemercy.org.

Gift collection ends Sunday, December 5.

Greenville County Foster Parent Association

Approximately 585 children are in foster care in Greenville County. The Greenville County Foster Parent Association (GCFPA) puts together gift bags for all the children in care and hosts a Christmas party for them and their siblings – each child in attendance receives a gift. Bless a foster child this Christmas by providing a gift card from Amazon, Walmart, Target or Visa.

For more information about GCFPA, visit greenvillefosterparent.com.

Gift collection ends Sunday, December 5.

NOVEMBER 7–21 (In the Concourse)

Operation Christmas Child (OCC)

Fill shoe boxes with gifts that will be delivered to children across the globe.

For more information about OCC, visit samaritanspurse.org.

Gift collection ends Sunday, November 21.

Serve

BEGINS NOVEMBER 17

Brookwood Church Days of Serving

Prepare the church for the Christmas season by decorating the Concourse,  preparing Communion elements, or assembling candles for Christmas Eve Services. After the Christmas season join others in disassembling and  packing Christmas decorations for next year. These are family-friendly activities. Children ages 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult .

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NOVEMBER 15–22

Operation Christmas Child

Brookwood Church is a Central Drop-off location for Operation Christmas Child collecting shoebox gifts from the community and preparing the boxes for shipping. Children ages 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 23

Turkey Fry for Miracle Hill Ministries

Join more than 250 volunteers on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving to prepare a feast for hundreds of homeless and hungry people in Miracle Hill's shelters and throughout the Upstate community. Over 500 turkeys will be fried and smoked at South Carolina's largest one-day turkey fry event. There are many opportunities to help.  

Multiple locations. Times vary.

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THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 25

#ProjectFeed5000

Partner with #ProjectFeed5000 to share a hot meal with those in need and those who work to serve others on Thanksgiving Day. Opportunities are available to volunteer time or donate food items for this exceptional feast.

  • 8 am–Noon.
  • Pleasant Valley Connection, 510 Old August Road, Greenville SC.

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