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.
Welcome to our newest members- Justin Proveaux & Rev. Esther Ford
ACTC Hunger Bites 30th Anniversary:
ACTC Hunger Bites 2015 Dates and Information can be found by clicking here. Contact Cathy Burgess for more information - 443-798-2824.
We are collecting items for ACTC Thanksgiving Baskets. Alta Shuster has the list of items needed; (410-252-2855) boxes are out for your donations!
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 Programs -
Bible Study has a new time! Wednesdays at 11:30AM Due to overwhelming attendance for the Wednesday DAY Bible study, we will continue to meet on a permanent basis at this time (11:30AM). If anyone is still interested in a Wednesday night Bible study please let Pastor Sarah know.
Youth Choir practice begins Sept 9th @ 6:30pm. Please contact Drew Wright if you are interested in joining!
Hand Bell Choir practice begins Sept 9th @ 7pm. Our first fall performance will be Sunday, September 20. Please contact Don Romano if you are interested in joining the Bell Choir.
Fall Yoga - We will be starting classes Monday Sept 14th at 6:15 pm and Thursday Sept.17th at 9:30 am. Classes are drop in style and donation fee. Please contact Melissa Hillman if your schedule has changed and the class times no longer work for you. Classes are located in the lower level of Calvary Baptist Church. Parking and entrance in rear of church.
Sunday, September 27th:
Teachers Brunch @ 10AM – for those that will be working with the children of CBC
UPCOMING FOR OCT:
Sunday, October 4th: Communion Sunday
Pastor Search Committee Election - immediately following worship service
Monday, October 5th: Calvary Church Day of Prayer – Please include Calvary Baptist Church in your prayers the Monday following Communion Sunday
Saturday, October 10th: Piano Concert @ 6PM - Rose Davila (from our Bell /Choir) will give a piano concert, accompanied by a violinist! Please try to attend to support Rose and to enjoy a lovely evening of music.
Sunday, October 11th: Baptism Sunday
Saturday, October 17th: Italian Night at CBC @6PM - Join us for an evening of food, wonderful music, and a beautiful slideshow of Italy provided by Diana and Don Romano! Ticket donations are $15.00 per adult and $5.00 for kids under 12. All funds will benefit CBC! We hope to see everyone there! Please sign up on the chart posted at the front and rear doors OR speak to one of the Italian Night Sponsors to purchase tickets by Oct 4th. Sponsors are Jane Baumer, Susan Edwards, Melissa Hillman, Ann Ray, Diana Romano, Wendy Wallace, and Kathy Wright.
Sunday, October 18th: Youth Parent Meeting - immediately following worship service to discuss updated permission slips, giving out calendar dates of kid's events, Christmas Play details, children's choir and youth/young adult choir details, and finding out what other ideas parents have about what they would like for their children/youth to do.
UPCOMING NOVEMBER EVENTS:
Sunday, November 1st: Mission Breakfast - 9:00am in the social hall - Speaker Dr. James Harrison, Executive Director of ABCOTS. Continental breakfast will be served. (If you can supply a baked good, fruit or juice for that morning, please contact Pastor Sarah)
Saturday, November 7th: Chili / Cornbread Cook Off - 5:30pm in the social hall - Sign ups will be at front and back doors, for more information contact Jane Baumer (443-632-5065).
Thank you to all who joined us for our 125th Anniversary Sunday on August 2nd; what a wonderful service and reception! Thank you to our visitors who came to be a part of our 125th Anniversary celebration. It was great to see you all - and get a chance to visit. Thank you also to all of those who worked so hard behind the scenes (and in front!) to make yesterday a very special day that we will all remember until our 150th!!!!
Specials Thanks To:
Stephen Mealy, Ann and Fred Ray and Wendy Wallace for all the work they did on Quilt room (which now becomes the Prayer room).
Drew Wright for the 125 Anniversary booklets and for Bruce and Susan Edwards who provided supplies in the making of the booklet
Ann and Fred Ray for the lovely crepe myrtle that now stands at the front of the church in memory of Eddie and Leonard (Ann's brother and cousin) and Rich and Jim (Fred's brothers).
Bob and Gwen Vaughan for contributions that went to repairing the front Sanctuary doors.
For all the photos (thank you Susan Edwards!), click HERE
We had a great night of fellowship with our 40, 50 + Group on Sunday Aug 16! Thank you for joining at us Jerusalem Mills for their last summer concert, we had a great time! Stay tuned for details on our next gathering.
Calvary Senior Singles had a lovely lunch and visit with Dessie Tegtmeier on Tuesday July 28. This is the beautiful view from her assisted living apartment. She loves looking out at the garden and walks there every day weather permitting. Dessie is 99 years young!