Coronavirus Update

Last updated: Wednesday, May 27, 2020 

Information Hub

We have created this hub for all the details related to programming changes due to the Coronavirus. We will update the content regularly, so be sure to check back often.


Church Update Video #4 from Pastor Josh

graphic depicting the 3 stages of reopening

Sunday Services

Watch online- Sunday services have moved to online-only, and we hope you will join us for church @Home.  We invite you to worship with us online at 8:30 am, 10 am, and 11:30 am

WATCH SERVICES LIVE

 

Black Rock Kids Church @ Home

Weekly teaching videos- Join us for our fun, highly engaging videos that provide an opportunity to talk about spiritual things at home, download important helpful resources, and connect online.

We are posting the weekly teaching videos for Preschool and elementary along with our popular "so-and-so's show" for your 3rd through 5th graders to watch within our Realm Parent groups. 

WATCH WEEKLY VIDEOS

Sign up for wEEKLY devotionals

BLACK ROCK KIDS YOUTUBE CHANNEL

Not receiving weekly communication? Email:  to be added to our parent groups.

Parent resources- Take advantage of the parent resources, take-home devotionals, and also be connected with what the kids are learning by downloading the Parent Cue app. You can also access weekly content.

Download parent cue app


Student Ministries

Virtual Meetings-Student Ministry is going to be meeting virtually on both Tuesday nights (FUSION) and Wednesday nights (THRIVE). This online experience is going to both include programming (teaching, games, announcements) and small group time.

FUSION (High School Ministry)

• Programming starts on YouTube Live @ 7 pm on Tuesday nights 
• Following our programming on YouTube, students can engage in their normal small groups through Zoom (For the protection of our students, Zoom meeting links will be posted on Realm in the HSM: FUSION Midweek Parents Group*)

THRIVE (Middle School Ministry)

• Programming starts on YouTube Live @ 7 pm on Wednesday Nights
• Following our programming on YouTube, students can engage in their normal small groups through Zoom (For the protection of our students, Zoom meeting links will be posted on Realm in the THRIVE Midweek Parents Group*)

*If you are not on Realm and need these links, please email  .  Leaders will be texting these links to students as well.  

Student Ministry YouTube channel

Sanctuary (Young Adult Ministry)

Tune in online- Sanctuary will have organized groups on Zoom that you can join on Sunday nights. Make sure you continue to check Instagram to stay connected through the week and subscribe to our YouTube channel to watch live content on Sundays at 6 PM.

Quarantine Convos- We launched this as a creative YouTube series that is keeping people connected and growing in faith conversations during social distancing. Join us!

If you need help getting connected to us online, email us at:

Sanctuary YouTube Channel

Community Life

Community Groups- Our groups are staying in community with one another online via Zoom. Contact your group leader for how to get connected to your group's online meeting room. If you don't have a group, contact Caleb at .

Living Free groups- Living Free groups are meeting online. Click here to find out more and join a group.

The Care Leadership Team (deacons/deaconesses)- This team is meeting via conference calls. 

Prayer Meetings: Join us for weekly prayer meetings. These are recurring gatherings, so please use the links and meeting ID's listed below each week until we are back in the church building.

  • Sunday Prayer Meeting, 8:30 - 9:30 am
    • Prayer for our state, region, country, and the world during the COVID-19 outbreak.
    • Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/220286785,
    • Meeting ID: 220 286 785, One tap mobile or call-in (no video) (929) 436-2866, 220286785
  • Tuesday Prayer Meeting, 6 - 7:00 pm
    • Prayer for Black Rock Church ministries with an emphasis on our students and children.
    • Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/377279497
    • Meeting ID: 377 279 497, One tap mobile or call-in (no video) (929) 436-2866, 377279497
  • Wednesday Prayer Meeting 7-8:00 pm

SEEK: Women's Weekend - A 2-night event from home! We will be bringing you worship, a message, testimonies, and small groups. Mary Mace is our speaker and will be sharing about seeking comfort in times of trouble, and finding hope and certainty in Jesus' prayer.

  • When: Friday, June 12 & Saturday, June 13 | 7:30-9:30 pm
  • Where: Online 
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration deadline: Wednesday, June 10
  • Register now: Click here
  • Learn more: Visit BRC.church

Devotionals

Power Passages: Follow along as staff and individuals post a short video about the way the Lord uses scripture in their life. These begin Monday, May 4, posted Monday-Saturday.

  • New devotional video in your inbox each day: Click here to sign up. (You do not need to sign up again if you were already signed up to receive the Psalms devotionals daily.)
  • View webpage of video postings: Click here

A Daily Devotional in Psalms: In March we began daily devotionals in Psalms. Our church staff posted a video devotional highlighting a Psalm each day, and we encouraged you to dive into Scripture with us. These are posted on our website, here. 

Serving Our Community During This Crisis

As followers of Christ, we believe that in times of crisis we can serve those around us.

Drive-Thru: Get Free Hot Meals: For those in need, you can pick up hot meals through the whole month of June! Come to our Drive-Thru at the church Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays in June between 5-5:30 pm.

Need prayer? We have many people available to pray with and for you. Email  or call 203-255-3401 ext. 100 and leave a message. Someone from our prayer team will call you over the phone and pray with you.

Have a request? If you know of a need that the church might be able to help with, please email us at: 

Want to serve? If you are interested in serving by delivering food or calling someone who wants prayer, please email: