Month: February 2020

A child in the congregation eats a pancake meal on Fat Tuesday at Brown Memorial.

This Year’s Lenten Theme is “Wilderness”

Lent begins in the wilderness. The Spirit guides Jesus into the wilderness where he comes face-to-face with temptation and struggle. Yet, in his 40 days of fasting, resisting and wandering, Jesus is shaped and formed for ministry. Similarly, through the wilderness of Lent, we are invited to surrender to the wild leadings of the Spirit. … Continue reading This Year’s Lenten Theme is “Wilderness”

An aerial view of Brown Memorial.

Celebrating 150 Years

The year 2020 marks Brown Memorial’s 150th year anniversary. As a community, we are looking back to December 4, 1870, when our building was dedicated, and reimagining our future for years to come. We hope to craft a narrative that represents all of our rich, collective stories and a vision to guide our renewed call … Continue reading Celebrating 150 Years