As we desire for our family to be a real family, it would be good to know what exactly our Church family is giving itself to. Please take the time to become knowledgeable about what Briarwood’s ministries are and what they are doing.
The B.I.O. (Briarwood International Outreach) is a ministry of Briarwood Presbyterian Church. For over 25 years, Briarwood has been involved in outreach to international students and scholars in the Birmingham area. We are a Christian ministry and provide a broad range of programs and services for international students/scholars at local universities.
“The Barn” is the new youth facility for Briarwood Student Ministries at Briarwood Presbyterian Church in Birmingham, AL. Our Mission is to Equip and Reach Jr. and Sr. High Students in the Birmingham Area for Christ.
As one communion in the worldwide church, the Presbyterian Church in America exists to glorify God by extending the kingdom of Jesus Christ over all individual lives through all areas of society and in all nations and cultures. To accomplish this end the PCA aims to fill the world with churches that are continually growing in vital worship, in theological depth, in true fellowship, in assertive evangelism and in deeds of compassion.
Mission to the World is the mission-sending agency of the Presbyterian Church in America, helping to fulfill the Great Commission by advancing Reformed and covenantal church-planting movements through word and deed in strategic areas worldwide.
This is the web magazine for the PCA denomination that Briarwood founded. It will give you a better understanding of the PCA and its distinctives as you seek to understand the local church of Briarwood.