to place your order)
We at Brecksville
United Methodist Church have a great
opportunity to beautify
our garden, celebrate loved ones and raise funds for the
church’s operating budget when we install The Celebration Garden
this fall. The Celebration Garden will consist of a beautiful
brick patio located on the northeast side of the church in the
open grassy area outside of the main entrance, across from
Brecksville’s town square. The 14‘ x 14’ octagon patio will be
constructed from 8” x 8” and 4” x 8” engraved brick pavers with
a sandstone border. The color of the brick pavers was
specifically selected to match the exterior façade of the
The shape of the patio will compliment the gazebo and patio
across the street
in town square.
Park benches will surround the patio making the
Celebration Garden a peaceful place of contemplation and special
and personal time to be with God.
Let’s build the patio
for everyone to enjoy! The installation of the Celebration
Garden will take place this fall with a dedication planned on
All Saint’s Day, November 2, 2008.
To accomplish this
beautiful project, through September 21, 2008 we will make
available for purchase 350 8” x 8” equivalent engraved bricks to
members and friends of the Brecksville United Methodist
Church. You can personalize the brick by selecting the
message and symbol to be engraved. You can commemorate and
celebrate the memory of a loved one, special person, your family
name, memorialize a special event or record a scripture message.
The engraved words will be painted black for easy reading.
The bricks will be
available as follows:
||8” x 8” brick
for $150 – up to six engraved lines, up to 18 characters per
4” x 8” brick
for $80 – up to three engraved lines, up to 18 characters per
A symbol can be added to the brick for an additional $15. If
added, a symbol will utilize 1 line of engraved space.
Should you be on a fixed income, or have special circumstances,
please contact the church office. We want to make the
commemorative bricks available to everyone.
HOW TO ORDER
The initial order
period will commence now through the September 21, 2008. There
are several ways to purchase your brick(s):
|Order online at
church’s website (www.brecksvilleumc.com)
and follow the link to order online;
|Visit our table
after worship service; or
and complete an order form from the church. A
brochure and order form will be mailed to members as
Payment can be made
via check payable to the Brecksville United Methodist Church,
marked “Celebration Garden” and mailed to the church (65 Public
Square, Brecksville OH 44141, Attn. Celebration Garden),
included in the Sunday offering or hand delivered to the church
LOCATION OF BRICKS WITHIN THE PATIO
Please let us know if
you would like to have several family members or friends bricks
placed together and we will try and accommodate.
If you have any
questions, please contact the church office:
“Living in Christ, Serving in Love”
Below are symbols that you
can add on your brick. If you wish to use one of these
symbols, please put the name of the symbol in the comments
section on the next page.