(Disciples of Christ)
a movement for wholeness in a fragmented world

Pre-Opening and Re-Opening Updates

At the June 15, 2020, MLT meeting, incoming Board Chair, Alan Forsythe, shared some proposed pandemic principles and values that we adopt as we move ahead with our mission and ministry. A common set of values will help us stay focused during our pre-opening and re-opening phases.  Values during the Pandemic Motivated by love, our…

A Message from the Search Committee

The Search Committee continues to make progress as we work and discern the next Senior Pastor of Beargrass Christian Church. We are happy to report receiving a number of excellent resumes. The committee carefully considered each submission and prayerfully considered which applicants might be a good fit for our Senior Pastor. We are now extending…

Message from Dr. Leigh Bond

Dear Beargrass Family, The hearts of many people in our church family and I were broken as we awakened to the images of an evening of violence in our beloved city. And yet, we also recognize that generations of systemic racism have led us to this point. What has happened can be viewed as a…

Pentecost Perspectives

The theme for the upcoming services is “Pentecost Perspectives.” What comes to your mind when you hear the word “Pentecost?” Although Pentecost is the longest “season” of the Church by far, stretching from May until December, some of us aren’t sure “what it’s all about” or “what to do with it.” Some of us might…

Reopening Plan of Beargrass Christian Church

Many of you may have questions about how long Beargrass will continue to gather and worship online, as well as when we will be back to “normal” in the days ahead. While there are still many things that remain unknown, the COVID Rapid Response Team (CRRT) has started working on details of a three-stage process…

Pastor Search Committee Update

Dear Beargrass Family, The Search Committee continues to work tirelessly on its mission to find a new senior pastor. The Committee has met a total of 10 times, gathering every two weeks, and is working judiciously through the search and call process as outlined by the Regional Office. We want to bring you up to…

2020-2021 College Scholarships Available

College students and those entering college in the fall are invited to apply for scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year. There are three different scholarships available: John Keith Knopf Scholarship Award, R.W. Van Nostrand Memorial Scholarship, and the Gladys Wilson Gibson memorial Scholarship. The application deadline is May 29, 2020. You can find additional information…

No Parents’ Day Out This June

Unfortunately, Beargrass is unable to have the Parents Day Out program this June due to the guidelines for reopening in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are hopeful we will be at a phase in the reopening plan that will allow us to open in July. We will keep you updated as the weeks unfold.…

Beargrass to Remain Closed

Beargrass continues to follow the recommendation and guidelines set forth by our local, state, and federal officials. The Commonwealth of Kentucky has not yet reached the benchmarks to move to the first stage of reopening. In addition, the Kentucky Department of Education announced this afternoon schools will remain closed to in-person instruction for the remainder…