Sunday, December 30, 2012

Since church today was cancelled at the Dream Center due to the weather.... we still need to get fed the Word of God! Here is a message that will encourage and inspire you. Take time today for God, after all He is the One who gave you today :) Just click on the link below to watch the video on YouTube.
Due to the weather- the Berkshire Dream Center will be closed today for church! The 11:00 and 1:00 service is cancelled. Stay safe today! The weather is supposed to get bad again.

The volunteer potluck will be rescheduled to next Sunday from 2:30-4:30!!!! This is to celebrate the New Year together as a Dream Center family!!! 

Saturday, December 29, 2012

Due to the winter storm into tomorrow morning, the Berkshire Dream Center 11:00 service has been cancelled. We will be having our 1:00 service and invite you to join us! Our church lunch will be after service at 2:00! Stay safe and God bless!

Friday, December 28, 2012

Have an awesome God blessed Friday!!!

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Our staff and volunteers of the Berkshire Dream Center will be enjoying time with their families and loved ones; so we will be closed from December 24th-December 29th and again on New Years Eve. We will be open for Sunday services on December 30th @ 11:00 & 1:00.
Thank you for your understanding since they work so hard all year round! May God bless you!!!
Merry Christmas to everyone!!!!! May God richly bless you on this day that we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ!!!

Friday, December 21, 2012

Who thinks we will have a white Christmas this year?

Thursday, December 20, 2012

We will be handing out Christmas presents tonight in Pittsfield to all of the families who signed up with our "Giving Tree" program. Then this Saturday, we will be handing out the ones in North Adams! Thank you to EVERYONE who made it possible to sponsor 173 people this year!!! God bless you all!!!!
THANK YOU to everyone who came out to "Cherry Street Lights the Night," to come together as a community and celebrate the spirit of Christmas!  It was a great turn out and a heck of a party!!! Pictures will be posted soon!

Friday, December 14, 2012

We are absolutely distraught at the tragedy that unfolded today in CT. Please join us in prayer for the families who are grieving. We will have a moment of silence at our event tomorrow evening before the rest of the program, out of respect for the lives that were so tragically taken.
Getting ready for our big Christmas celebration tomorrow evening,
 "Cherry Street Lights the Night!"
Come celebrate the joy of Christmas as you walk into a winter wonderland with Christmas carols, the Christmas story, live music, cookies, and a special presentation! Also Santa will be there for all the kids!!!Let's come together as a community this holiday season to enjoy and embrace the spirit of Christmas!  Make sure to bundle up because this event will be outside as you are surrounded by white lights!

This event is completely FREE!! Hot chocolate, cookies, and coffee will be on at 5:00!
The blizzard date is December 22nd from 5:30-7:00. 
One of the light displays that will be there tomorrow evening!!!!

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Last Nights "5 for Free Movie Food Drive" was a huge success!!!! Thank you Scott Ingalls and the North Adams Movieplex for putting on this event and blessing so many people in the local community!!! We had over 135 people come out to give back and collected over 800 items of food!!!! Thank you everyone who made this possible!!!!!!

Monday, December 10, 2012

Make a Difference and See a Movie. Donate 5 non-perishable food items and see the movie of your choice for the first evening show
All proceeds go to the
Berkshire Dream Center to help those in need. Lets make this huge!
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Don't forget that tonight we are having Berkshire Health Care Systems join us for our women's group from 6-7pm! If you would love to join us, just stop by tonight!!!!

Monday, December 3, 2012

Thank you for all who tuned in today to hear about us on WNAW, station 1230am at 8:30am!! We are glad that you took the time to visit our page to find out more about us and what is happening in Berkshire County! Please feel free to email us with any questions at Have a blessed day!

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Getting ready to be on the radio live tomorrow morning (Monday morning) to let people know what the Dream Center is all about! Tune in at 8:30am to WNAW station 1230am in North Adams!!! 

Saturday, December 1, 2012

We invite you to join us for service tomorrow at the Berkshire Dream Center as we begin our Christmas series, "The Gift!" Service starts at 1:00 with a full kids program and then lunch on us at 2:00. We would love you to join us as we celebrate the true meaning of Christmas!

Thursday, November 29, 2012

We are so excited to announce that we only have 8 bulbs left out of 163 our Christmas "Giving Tree" program!! This means that if you haven't had the chance to sponsor someone this Christmas from your community- YOU STILL HAVE TIME! Trees with the last bulbs remaining are located at our Pittsfield location, Patti's Hair Port & Day Spa in Pittsfield and our North Adams location!
It is truly better to give then receive!!

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

I am so excited to announce that starting Sunday, December 9th we will be moving to 2 church services at the Berkshire Dream Center!!! This change is being made to accommodate the large numbers we have been getting every week! Our first service will be at 11:00 and then our second will stay at the same time at 1:00! Coffee and lunch will be served in between both at 12:30!!! We will have a children's program for both services!! Invite a friend because there is plenty of room!

Monday, November 26, 2012

We are looking for a children's church teacher who would love to be part of a new inner city church! We have a great group of kids who want to learn about God, and love coming to church! The opportunity would be for every Sunday with services being at 11:00 & 1:00! We are located in Pittsfield, MA at 41 Cherry Street. This is a great opportunity to get experience and learn what it is like to be part of a ground breaking ministry! If you are interested please email or call us at 413-522-3495!!!

What a great weekend at BDC! We hope that you had a great Thanksgiving with your friends and family!!! This past weekend was off the hook! We hit the streets in North Adams with our Adopt A Block program and caught up with our friends on River St. and Chase Ave. It was great checking in with them to see how their holiday was!
Service yesterday was great with people giving their lives over to the Lord. That's what it is all about: Lives being changed and transformed by the love of God! Let's make sure to keep our focus where it should be and on the basics! God is good!! So excited for what is in store. God is bringing an army of people who are coming to know and love Him. There are great things in store for Berkshire County!

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving!!! As we sit down at dinner today, lets remember to thank God! From Him all blessings flow! Happy thanksgiving from your family at the Berkshire Dream Center!

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Our "Thanksgiving Blessings" Program went great this year! We were able to sponsor 80 families in Berkshire County with a Thanksgiving meal, because the generous giving from friends of the Dream Center and local buisnesses!! Thank you!!!
Here are some pictures to share our experience with you!
Some of our Pittsfield team getting ready to hand out meals!
Our North Adams team who helped bless families in Northern Berkshire County!!
 From everyone at the Berkshire Dream Center we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving with your family! God bless you!

Saturday, November 17, 2012

We invite you to join us at the Berkshire Dream Center for church from 1-2pm!  Come join us as we share how to be thankful year round despite the tough times in life! Coffee is on us at 12:30 and we have a full children's service! 

We would love for you to join us. Happy early Thanksgiving!! 

What a great day on Adopt A Block in Pittsfield!!! Now we are heading to North Adams to bless 30 families with a Thanksgiving dinner!!!! 

Tomorrow we will be handing out meals to 50 families in Pittsfield. 

To God be all the glory! 

Thursday, November 15, 2012

A HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who sponsored a family for Thanksgiving!!!! Working together we were able to sponsor 80 families this year!!!!! Thank you for your generous giving and wanting to bless others this holiday season. You have truly made a difference in people's lives!!!

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

God is so good!!Check out how we were able to bless someone who was affected by hurricane Sandy. Thank you to our team for pouring your heart out on this trip!! 1 2 3 - DREAM TEAM!
Just click below, on "News Report"
I just want to say, thank you everyone who dedicated your day to pour your life into others who had their lives turned upside down from the recent hurricane! It was such an honor to work alongside of you all day in Long Island! What a blessing to be able to work on the firefighter's homes- to take care of our 1st responders so they can take care of others!!! Thank you BDC team you rock!!!!
We will be posting more pictures of our trip!
For those of you who want to watch the news tonight with us on there here is the info! I was told it will be on at 5:00 and we can stream it live!

Friday, November 9, 2012

Thanksgiving sign-ups in North Adams start tomorrow! Sign-ups will begin at 12:30 and go until 2:00 at the Vietnam Veterans Place at 30 River Street.
The first 30 families to sign up will recieve a turkey, vegetables, stuffing and cranberry sauce to take home and cook for their family! The pick up day and location will be given at the time of sign-up.
Don't forget that we are open tonight at the COTY Center at the 1st Congregational Church in North Adams from 5-7pm!
Relief Trip to Long Island
The Berkshire Dream Center will be doing a trip to New York with the New England Dream Center to help other churches with their relief efforts from hurricane Sandy.
We are collecting supplies for this trip!! Here is what are in great need of!!

-Shovels, water, coats, hats, gloves, candles and blankets!! If you would like to help those still recovering from the devestation you can drop off these items at any of our locations!!!!!!

If you would like to join us on this trip you can email us at or call us at 413-522-3495!!

Monday, November 5, 2012

The Berkshire Dream Center will be doing a trip to New York with the New England Dream Center to help other churches with their relief efforts from hurricane Sandy. We are collecting supplies for this trip!! Here is what are in great need of!!

-Shovels, water, coats, hats, gloves, candles and blankets!! If you would like to help those still recovering from the devestation you can drop off these items at any of our locations!!!!!!

If you would like to join us on this trip you can email us at or call us at 413-522-3495!!


Sunday, November 4, 2012

Don't forget- your clocks should be turned back by an hour!! We invite you to join us for service today from 1-2pm for a dynamic service of learning about God in the midst of devastation. We will have coffee on at 12:30 and a full kids program during service!

Friday, November 2, 2012

Don't forget that we are open tonight in North Adams at the 1st Congregational Church from 5-7pm. All are welcome! Come down and have a cup of coffee on us while you shop & grab some food :)
The New York Dream Center is on the ground in NYC meeting the needs of the community! Please keep them in prayer as they minister with relief efforts after Hurricane Sandy!
To see how you can help them in their efforts visit their website @:

Thursday, November 1, 2012

If you want to help others who are still hurting after Hurricane Sandy- here is how!!! Click HERE!
A fallen tree and power line lies over these homes on Harvard Street in Garden City, New York.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Join us in praying for those who were affected by hurricane Sandy. Make sure to look around and reach out to those who are in your neighborhood, that may need a helping hand because of the storm.
Due to hurricane Sandy we will be closed until Wednesday from 4-6. Stay safe and God bless!

Thursday, October 25, 2012

It is not too late if you would like to come with us on our mission's trip to the City of Refuge in Jamaica this February 16th-23rd!! We are purchasing tickets THIS WEEK!!! The City of Refuge is a children's home that takes kids off the streets of Jamaica and gives them hope and a future. It is a great place to go and pour your life into! If you would like more details please email us at and we can send you an application today!

Please join us in prayer for the City of Refuge, which is the children's home in Jamaica that we do mission work at every year.
An update from the City of Refuge:
Please continue to keep everyone in your prayers...the property has sustained damage, but everyone is ok!.....The caretakers house and the Blue house lost their roofs and the dining room received damage. The directors house took on a lot of water, as well as the other buildings....The dorms flooded where the children are.....Pray for them tonight as they try to go to sleep and then get up and start the process of assessing and clean-up....thanks for all your continued prayers!

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

It's not too late!!!! Join others who are giving back this year, and sponsor a family for Thanksgiving for only $20.00!
For more details, click on the tab that says "Thanksgiving" right here on our website! Some people are desperately in need of a blessing this holiday season.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Will you join us today in doing one kind act for someone, just to bless them? Let's begin to change our communities by simply starting to care for others more then ourselves....

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Sunday is not the destination spot for the church, but the launching point for what goes on during the week with reaching out to others!!!

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

A HUGE THANK YOU to the classes from Berkshire Christian School who came to the Berkshire Dream Center yesterday to help out! You guys did an awesome job and we greatly appreciate all of your help!! The students that came donated food to our pantry, packed food bags and sorted clothes. You were a blessing to us and many others who will be touched by what you did. God bless you!
Love this- "In order to make more of a difference.... we all need to work a little bit harder. Me included!"- Movie, "Won't Back Down"

Friday, October 12, 2012

Don't forget to come stop by and see us tonight at the Congo Church in North Adams from 5-7pm! All are welcome.
Tomorrow we will be open at the VFW on River street from 12:30-2:00! Then from 2-3:30 will be orientation for anyone who wants to get involved and volunteer with us!

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Thank you Scott Ingalls at the North Adams Movieplex Becky Miner @ Zumba Fitness in the Berkshires for placing one of BDC's Winter Clothing Drive bins at your business! Now let's fill it up everyone with hats, gloves, and scarves!!!! Let's bless those in your local community this winter season! 

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Berkshire Dream Center's Winter Clothing Drive. "If you don't wear it, share it!"
Items that we need are: hats, gloves, and scarves!!Starting Friday, drop off boxes will be located at the North Adams Movieplex, Zumba in the Berkshires@Union Station, and all of our locations when we are open. Come bless others in your local community!!

This Thanksgiving…
Bless a family with time together around a hot meal for
only $20.00!
With your donation, you are providing dinner for a family who would otherwise not be able to have a Thanksgiving meal. Your donation will buy a turkey, vegetables, stuffing, 
and cranberry sauce.  

Each family will be able pick up their meal at the center on November 19th, so they have time to prepare it for their own families. If you would like to bless a family this holiday season:

You can give cash, or write your check out to: Berkshire Dream Center
The number of donations that we receive is how many families we will be able to bless!

Please mail donations to the Berkshire Dream Center at P.O. Box 1987 Lanesboro, MA 01237 or bring your donation to the office by
November 3rd 2012.

Sunday, October 7, 2012

Service today at BDC from 1-2! Come join us for a refreshing time of hearing God's word, followed by hanging out with God's people. Thank God it's Sunday!!!!

Friday, October 5, 2012

Heading to bed before a day full of service in Pittsfield. Hitting the streets tomorrow (Saturday) with Adopt A Block from 10-12:30 and then orientation and training for ANYONE who wants to get involved form 1:00-3:00 right at 41 Cherry Street. If you would like to grab a trash bag and join us tomorrow in cleaning up the streets just show up at 10:00 at BDC! The more hands that help out the more of a difference we can make! 

                                           Spread love and service :)

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Cannot believe it is already this time of year! LOVE the FALL!!!