Our Identity as Calvary Baptist Church:
At Calvary Baptist Church we are a community of God’s people,
United in love for God, that gathers to worship and glorify God,
In the welcoming tradition of our American Baptist faith:
Sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ, as guided by the Holy Spirit,
Through discipleship, Christian education and community outreach.
Our first 40, 50 + meeting was a hit! We had snacks, a devotion and get to know you questions which opened up the evening for a great time of fellowship. Thank you to Tammy Geelhaar for planning and hosting! Our next gathering is Sunday, August 16th, scroll down to the Upcoming Event section for more details!
Thanks to Diana and Don Romano for heading up and organizing our church work day on Saturday July 11th! Thank you also to their crew: Pastor Sarah, Alex, Don, Drew, Justin, Kathy, Nancy and Terry.
We are looking for volunteers to help in our nursery Sundays from 11am-12pm. If you are interested please contact Susan Edwards!
Congratulations to the parents and babies that were dedicated on Sunday, June 14th: Fenou and Chehwe McCracken, Leona Mager, and Jacob Makowski!
Welcome to our newest members- Nancy Edwards, Eneida Post, Merv and Orfelina Bridges!
If you are interested in church finances, or would like to learn more about our Stewardship Ministry, please contact Kevin Mager.
ACTC “Back to School Event” Aug. 15th 10am – noon on Saturday. ACTC will be partnering with Valley Baptist Church for a back to school event. Gently used children’s clothing (kindergarten through High School) will be available as well as school supplies. Donations can be dropped off at the ACTC center and will be accepted up to Aug. 9th. List of Supplies:
FLOPPY BINDERS (1”)
DRY ERASE. MARKERS
PENCIL BINDER PACKS
ART SKETCH BOOKS
July is our month to collect food for ACTC's food pantry. Our assigned items are Canned Pasta Meals and Canned Meats - like chili or stew. Boxes have been placed at the front and back doors for drop off.
CAKES FOR OUR DAILY BREAD:
Our Daily Bread serves between 600-700 people daily! Love to bake? Click here to learn about this Calvary Mission project and how you can get involved!
CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS & INFO FROM PAST FELLOWSHIP EVENTS AND CONGREGATIONAL NEWS!
Wednesday Evening Programs - Youth Choir and Hand Bell Choir practice will pick up again in the fall!
Adult Bible Study with Pastor Sean will be moving to 11:30AM on Wednesdays during June, July and August beginning June 3rd. Room to be determined.
Click here for details.
Summer Yoga - If you are interested in summer sessions, please contact Melissa Hillman. Fall classes resume the week of September 14th!
Saturday July 25th "Jazz in the Court Yard"
Please join us July 25th from 6:30pm-8pm in the church’s courtyard for the 2nd annual Jazz in the Courtyard. Bring your chair, favorite snacks and beverages and something additional this year; we are asking everyone to bring a canned good of pasta or chili or stew for ACTC. We will have boxes available for drop off. We will be entertained that night by the Maryland Defense Force Band.
Pictures from last year:
SAVE THE DATE!!!- Sunday August 2nd - 125th CALVARY ANNIVERSARY We are planning on displaying photos representing our Church's past history. Please share with us any photos that you may have. Bring them to the church office or give them to Susan Edwards. Be sure to attach your name so they can be returned to you.
Sunday, August 16th : 40, 50 + Group – Our new group got off to a great start. Please join us for the next event, Sunday, Aug. 16th from 6-8pm. We will gather at Jerusalem Mills, 2813 Jerusalem Rd. in Kingsville, MD for their last Summer Concert. The entertainment will be performed by “Dawgone” (Eclectic). The cost is $5 for members/seniors/12-16yrs. $8 for non-members, under 12 free! Check/cash only. Bring blanket/chairs, snacks. There is a food vendor on site. Please bring a canned good for the local Food Pantry, if possible. If the weather does not permit, it will be held in a new location. For questions or interest, please call Tammy Geelhaar at 410-668-8245.
Saturday, August 22nd: Deacons Retreat - 9am- Noon
Our first 40, 50 + meeting was a hit! We had snacks, a devotion and get to know you questions which opened up the evening for a great time of fellowship. Thank you to Tammy Geelhaar for planning and hosting! Stay tuned for details about our next gathering!
We had a night of fun and fellowship at our most recent 20/30's Night on Friday July 10th! Thank you to Drew Wright and Becca Edwards for hosting dinner and music in our beautiful courtyard. Stay tuned for details about our next gathering!
Our second annual Ladies Tea was a huge success! Click HERE to see pictures from the Tea.
Photos from our beautiful Easter service, thank you to the Towson Times, Wendy Wallace and Paul Akoalisa for taking pictures!
Hallelujah! Christ is Risen!
Click HERE to see pictures from our Easter Service!