Youth Formation
Sunday School for middle and high school youth is held at 10:30am in the Custis House across the street from the church. 
Youth Cantores Choir rehearse at 11am each Sunday unless there is no Sunday School (then they meet at 10:30am).
Please see the monthly schedule(s) below for what youth programming is being held at this time.  If you have any questions regarding formation for youth, please contact either The Rev'd Josh Stephens, Associate Rector for Youth Ministry, at or Meghan Brewer, Coordinator of Children & Youth Formation, at
Sunday, April 30
Sunday School will be held in the Custis House at 10:30am, and Choir Rehearsal at 11am.

Saturday, May 6
All 8th graders are invited to join Meghan Brewer and Father Josh at GoKarts Plus on Richmond Road to celebrate their final days before becoming high schoolers! Meet us at the Parish House at 4:45pm, and we’ll return by 8:30pm.  If you are an 8th grader, please let us know by Monday, May 1, if you are able to join us.   

Sunday, May 7
Sunday School and Choir Rehearsal will be held this day (this is the final choir rehearsal for the year).

Sunday, May 14
Don’t forget it’s Mothers Day!  Our children and youth choirs will sing at the “big” church during the 9:15am service.  Sunday School will be held.

Sunday, May 21: Appreciation Day
Children’s Church will not be held as we will be in the “big” church to celebrate our Sunday School Teachers, Nursery staff, Choir Teachers and Acolyte Coordinators. We will also take this time to honor our senior acolytes. Plan to attend!

Re-Creation at Freedom Park with Go Ape
The afternoon of Sunday, May 21, all children and youth are invited to encounter God in creation. Middle and high schoolers meet at 12:45 at Freedom Park (Longhill Road) for an awesome ropes course (cost per youth is $20 with Bruton covering another $35). Cook out will follow at 2:30pm. Parents and children 5th grade and younger are invited for the cook out at 2:30pm, and all children at least 3'3" tall are invited for a junior tree top adventure starting at 3:45. Cost is $10 per child, with Bruton covering $15 each. RSVPs and payment are required by May 14th for participation in Go Ape Tree Top Adventures. To sign up, please email Meghan at to sign up.

Youth Mission Trip to Georgia
This summer our youth are off to the Appalachian Mountains of Georgia from June 18-26. We will be headed to the Craddock Center to spend time with children in local areas who are in need of  recreation, stories, games and fun.  All middle and high schoolers are invited, but sign ups are due May 1. Get your money in right away! For more information, visit
    We are in need of thirty copies of each book listed (please place the books in the Parish House box marked Youth Mission Trip): The Day the Crayons Quit (Drew Daywalt); Dragons Love Tacos (Adam Rubin); Diary of a Worm (Doreen Cronin); Manana, Iguana (Ann Whitford Paul); Just Like my Papa (Toni Buzzeo).
    You can also visit for a Camp Craddock Wishlist of other supplies needed for their summer curriculum. You can have the items delivered to yourself or you could also have them mailed directly to the Bruton Parish House to Meghan’s Brewer’s attention.
    To participate, please call 757-229-2891 or  email Father Josh or Meghan Brewer. For more info and to sign up, please visit our website.
Vacation Bible School: Glow With Jesus - Let Your Light Shine
Save the dates for Vacation Bible School which will be held here at Bruton Parish this year from August 7-11 from 9am to 12pm.  Registration will open soon, so keep your eyes peeled! We’ll need lots of hands to help out, so if you can volunteer during this week of important info for your child(ren), contact Meghan Brewer at 757-345-6489.