Thrivent Choice – A Gift for Briarwood from Thrivent Financial


Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is a faith-based membership organization called to improve the quality of life of its members, their families, and their communities by providing unparalleled solutions that focus on financial security, wellness and caring for others.

One of the benefits of membership of Thrivent is directing Thrivent Choice Dollars to ministries you support and Briarwood is a ministry eligible to receive Thrivent Choice Dollars. In 2014 Briarwood received $4,425 from Thrivent Choice Dollars. Thrivent Choice Dollars are extremely helpful as we work to make camp available and affordable for all people and for everyone who directed their Thrivent Choice Dollars to Briarwood we say thank you! Thrivent Financial is making a positive difference in Briarwood’s ministry through you and your choice is deeply appreciated. Please know if you want that support to continue you must select Briarwood again as selections must be made on an on-going basis.


If you are a member of Thrivent that has not directed your Thrivent Choice Dollars, you can choose Briarwood to receive your Thrivent Choice Dollars by doing the following:



  • Visit

  • In the Direct Choice Dollars section on the right, select the “Get started now” link.

  • Log in and enter your user ID and password, and answer your security question. (If you haven’t yet registered on, click “Register for account access” to do so.)

  • Find the number of Choice Dollars available to direct on the right side of the screen.

  • Locate the organization you want to direct to:

  • To direct to a previously chosen organization, click “Find.”

  • On the Activity History page, scroll down and click Briarwood Retreat Center.


  • To direct to a new organization, enter keyword(s) like Briarwood Retreat Center, Argyle, TX, etc. in the Search for Enrolled Organization section.

  • Click “Search.”

  • Click “Direct All” or enter a specific number and click “Direct Now.” Follow the prompts on the confirmation window to direct Choice Dollars.


By phone

  • Call 800-847-4836 and when prompted, say “Thrivent Choice.”

  • Press 1 to direct Choice Dollars or 2 to hear Thrivent Choice program terms and conditions.

(If prompted, say or enter your phone number and date of birth.)

Note: Please have your nine-digit Member Identification Number or contract number available.

  • A representative will work with you to direct Choice Dollars to Briarwood Retreat Center.


Feel free to contact Briarwood if you need any help selecting Briarwood for Thrivent Choice Dollars.