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People gaze up at one of the large Tiffany stained glass windows in Brown's sanctuary during a windows tour.

Visit Brown Memorial During Artscape

With the Artscape Festival happening just a few blocks away, July 21-23, we will open the doors at Brown Memorial for our own free events as part of Artscape’s “In the Neighborhood” program. Take a break from the heat and come to the cool, beautiful serenity of our sanctuary in Bolton Hill for a silent film and organ concert July 21, and Tiffany windows tours July 22-23.

An artist's rendering of the renovated Assembly Room at Brown Memorial.

South Tower and Fellowship Hall Renovation Update

On Sunday, June 4, Brown Memorial’s construction team gave an update on the South Tower and Fellowship Hall renovation project during a congregational meeting. View the PowerPoint presentation given during the meeting. The purpose of Brown’s Capital renovation project is to improve the accessibility, safety and usability of Brown’s facilities.

The book jacket cover for "Jesus and the Disinherited"

Paperback + Pastor

Do you like to read? Do you like our pastor? If you answered yes to one or both questions, then join Andrew Foster Connors this summer for three different book discussions. The first is on June 28 and we will be reading “Jesus and the Disinherited,” by Howard Thurman.


Summer Music on the Stoop

Brown Memorial is taking advantage of the longer days and warm weather to move the music ministry outside this summer on the church front steps. Hymn sings will take place June 7, July 5 and Aug. 2 at 6 p.m. Friday night concerts are July 7 and 4 at 7:30 p.m.

Andrew Foster Connors preaches from the pulpit.

Sermon Series: Faith and The 12 Steps

Andrew Foster Connors and Tim Hughes Williams are beginning a new sermon series on Pentecost Sunday, running Sunday June 4 through Sunday July 9, based on “Faith and The 12 Steps.”   Andrew and Tim will preach that one needn’t be addicted to drugs or alcohol to know that each of us struggles to free ourselves … Continue reading Sermon Series: Faith and The 12 Steps