GROUPS | Find Your Tribe. Love Them Hard.
February 1st - April 15th, 2017
JOINING A GROUP
It’s a great time to build community with others at Brooklake. We have a whole new set of Groups that will begin meeting for six weeks, starting the week of March 5. These groups will study the same curriculum as we look more closely into the lessons taught during our Weekend Services. Go to brooklake.org/groups, find any Group that fits your schedule, sign up, and attend. It’s that easy!
BCS New Student Registration
February 13th - June 2nd, 2017
Beginning Mon, Feb 13, Brooklake Christian School will be accepting new Preschool - 5th Grade students for the 2017-2018 school year. For 32 years, BCS has come alongside families to educate and empower their students and grow their children’s faith. We invite you to be part of this amazing community of students, parents, and teachers. For more information or to schedule a tour, visit brooklakechristianschool.org.
Join A Team (First Serve)
March 9th - April 30th, 2017
Are you feeling like you're ready to volunteer but don't know where to start? A First Serve is a trial run to help find the right fit for you. First Serve opportunities are currently available in our Coffee Shop, Brooklake Littles/Kids, with the Creative Team, and as a Greeter or Usher. Fill out a First Serve form at brooklake.org/serve or visit the Next Steps table in the Brooklake auditorium on Sundays for more information.
Federal Way Day Center
March 9th - April 1st, 2017
With the extra cold winter weather this year, there could not have been a better time to open the Federal Way Day Center! They are seeing an average of 50 men & women per day. Center guests are able to get a snack, use computers, shower, do laundry, and stay warm in a safe and comfortable environment. The center is currently in need of the following items:
Food | eggs, milk, cup of soup, fruit cups, juice boxes, breakfast bars, and any individually packed snacks
Toiletries | razors
Clothing | mens/ladies underwear, hats, coats, t-shirts (dark color), socks
Supplies | backpacks, large heavy garbage bags
Donations can be dropped off during open hours (Mon - Fri, 10am - 3pm) directly at the center (33505 13th Pl S Suite D, Federal Way, WA 98003).
March 26th - April 9th, 2017
Beginning Mar 26, Brooklake Kids (1st-5th grades) start a new 3-part series, The Bridge. The kids will learn about how Jesus is the bridge for us to get to God, and we must bring as many people as possible to “The Bridge.” We pray that your kids learn some valuable lessons about God’s Greatest Adventure, The Great Commission, as they study The Bridge.
FWCAT Community Meeting
March 28th, 2017
The Federal Way Coalition Against Trafficking (FWCAT) will hold a Community Update Meeting on Tues, Mar 28, 7-8:30pm at the Ex3 Ron Sandwith Teen Center (31453 28th Ave S, Federal Way WA).
Representative Mike Pellicciotti, 30th Legislative District, will present an update on current legislation regarding sexual exploitation and human trafficking.
Renata Joseph, FWPS Liaison for Equity & Scholar Attendance (BECCA), will discuss the issue of truancy and its connection with sexual exploitation, as well as how attendance initiatives are part of the school district’s strategic plan.
This is a great opportunity to learn more about the efforts of FWCAT and others in our community. Keep up to date with this event and others on FWCAT's Facebook page.
Campus CleanUp -- Get Ready For Company
April 8th, 2017
We are so excited about Easter at Brooklake and are prepping and praying for a packed house during all of our services. Be a part of preparing for this big day by helping us roll out the red carpet for our entire community! Join us Sat, April 8 from 9am to 3pm, as we tackle a campus-wide prep and cleanup. There are volunteer opportunities for every skill level and for kids too (class areas open for the littlest littles), and a great home-cooked lunch for everyone. See you there!
April 23rd, 2017
Have you made the decision to put your faith in Jesus Christ? If so, your next step is to be baptized in water. Water baptism is the public profession of your inward commitment to follow Jesus. The next opportunity to do so will be Sun, April 23. Sign up today at this link or visit the Next Steps table in the auditorium on Sundays for more information.
REST Training Day 101
April 25th, 2017
Did you know our partners at REST (Real Escape from the Sex Trade) have a training day every few months? It is a class designed for community members who seek to understand the basic dynamics of commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking. The next REST Training Day 101 meeting is Tues, April 25, 6-9pm at Calvary Christian Assembly in Seattle. For further details and to register, visit iwantrest.com/events.
Run For Water
June 18th, 2017
Are you thinking of running the Seattle Rock N Roll Marathon or Half-Marathon this June? Team World Vision has an all-ages team running and walking to raise awareness and funds for clean water in Africa. They have a training program designed for 1st-timers for the full and half, and there are even Saturday group runs at Celebration Park here in Federal Way. If you’re interested in getting in shape, bonding with other believers, and helping end the water crisis in Africa, you can join the team at teamworldvision.org/seattle or email Lyndsey for more information at email@example.com.