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- Nancy Edwards, Eneida Post, Merv and Orfelina Bridges!
Congratulations to our newest member, Seth Burdine, who was Baptised on Sun July 26!
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.
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 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.
Youth Choir Practice - Youth Choir practice will be held on August 30 and September 6 immediately following worship service for a few minutes in the Youth Sunday School Classroom. The Youth Choir will sing in the Worship Service on August 30 and September 13. Parents and Youth Choir Members please be in the Sanctuary both days no later than 10:40am.
Sunday, August 30th: Blessing & House Warming for the Akaolisa's!
Monday, September 7th :
Calvary Church Day of Prayer – Please include Calvary Baptist Church in your prayers the Monday following Communion Sunday
Wednesday, September 9th :
Youth Choir practice begins @ 6:30pm & Hand Bell Choir practice begins @ 7pm.
Thursday, September 10th :
20/30’s Group Cruise! - Rebecca and Michael have graciously invited us onto their sailboat to cruise around the harbor for our next 20/30s group gathering! We'll plan to leave the dock at 5pm, and return around 8-9pm. We will sail around and anchor in the Inner Harbor for Pot Luck style dinner. If there is wind, hopefully we can do a little sailing also! CONTACT DREW WRIGHT for all details, seats are LIMITED!
Sunday, September 13th :
One Room Sunday School KICK OFF SUNDAY! New time 9:45AM
Teachers Brunch @ 10AM – for those that will be working with the children of CBC
Adult Choir Practice Begins! Join us immediately following worship service. If you are interested in joining please contact Muriel Hopkins our organist and choir director.
Sunday, September 20th:
Congregational Meeting following worship service
UPCOMING FOR OCT:
Sunday, October 4th : Pastor Search Committee Election- immediately following worship service
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.
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, contact Susan Edwards or the church office to purchase tickets.
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!
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!
Congratulations to the parents and babies that were dedicated on Sunday, June 14th: Fenou and Chehwe McCracken, Leona Mager, and Jacob Makowski!