Even during a global pandemic, BPC offers many varied ways to connect and give back. Below we list a few: Write firstname.lastname@example.org to get connected with any of these groups, which continue to meet virtually. In addition, we have a general way for you to offer to volunteer at BPC: Just click here.
- Grief Group. Meets Sunday nights every 2 weeks at 7:30 pm
- Tuesday Morning Bible Study. 10:00 am weekly, open to men and women. This year we are studying the Book of Exodus.
- Monday Night Women’s Bible Study. This group meets once a month.
- Nightingale’s Women’s Bible Study. This group meets one Thursday at month at 11:30 am.
- Leaves of Grace Book Group. This group meets one Sunday afternoon a month.
- Men of Burke. This group is open to men of all ages.
- Mom’s Group. This group is open to all moms.
BPC offers a variety of small groups, each with its own personality and various elements of Bible study, prayer, sharing and fellowship, and mission service. Each group values inclusiveness and a desire to welcome new members. To learn more about any of the groups highlighted below, please call the church office at 703-764-0456 or shoot us an email, at email@example.com. We can’t wait to include you.
Bible and Bagels
Meets weekly on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. in the Library. The B&B group is comprised of multi-generational members who meet weekly for prayer, fellowship, and Bible study using stand-alone lessons.
“Drop-In” Grief Group
Grief affects all of us at some point in our lives. It can help to have support and a safe place to share. This program design is for anyone to attend as many or as few sessions as they would like depending on their needs. Participants have the opportunity to share their grief journey, discuss coping strategies, share questions and concerns, and support one and other. We gather at 7:30 pm on the second and fourth Sundays of every month at the church.
Leaves of Grace Book Study Group
Meets one Sunday afternoon a month at BPC (1:15 pm) to discuss a selected book.
MOB (Men of Burke)
The Men’s group meets on the first Saturday of the month from 7:30 – 9 a.m. at BPC for breakfast, fellowship, a program and mission.
Mothering is a big job. It can be wondrous, exhausting, terrifying, awe-inspiring, frustrating and fulfilling, sometimes all on the same day. It helps to have a village. The BPC Moms’ group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, from 7-9 pm, in homes. Most of the moms in the group have new babies through elementary school-aged kids, but all are welcome.
Monday Night Women’s Bible Study
This intergenerational small group meets one Monday evening a month in homes. We study scripture, share prayer concerns, and develop/deepen friendships. We are always welcoming new members.
Nightingales Women’s Circle
Meets one Thursday morning every month in homes for fellowship and great desserts!
For adults, men and women ~ a time to meet other parents and share in conversation on topics of life and faith. Oasis is held on Wednesday evenings from 7-7:30 following the Rainbow schedule.
A gathering of retirees who meet one Monday a month for lunch in the church library to share the joys and challenges of retirement.