From Pastor Davis DON’T MISS THE EXCITEMENT
If you would like to be considered for Leadership in First Calvary Baptist Church, mark your calendars for January 23 and 24, 2015. This is our Annual Leadership Conference and we will train new leaders and empower present leaders during this two day event.
GET OUT OF YOUR HOUSE AND DO SOMETHING FOR GOD’S HOUSE…..VOLUNTEER!
Please plan to attend one or all or our Church Wide Prayer Times: the Prayer Conference Call on Wednesdays at 7:00 a.m., Noon Day Prayer on Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m.
Please plan to attend one or all of our Church Wide Prayer Times: the Prayer Conference Call on Wednesdays at 7:00 a.m. ((712)432-1001, access code "494132935#"), Noon Day Prayer on Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m., and Intercessory Prayer on the 4th Sundays at 7:00 a.m.
Congratulation to the Davis Family on the birth of their first grandchild!! Fredrick A. Davis III
Parents, Parents, Parents
We need your help! The Sunday School and Youth Bible Study ministries are currently planning for the Annual Christian Education/Music Christmas Presentation on December 21st at 5:00 p.m. Please complete a student participation form (may be picked up at the Christian Education office or from your child’s teacher). Please, please, please help us to help your child (ren) to do his or her best in the role they are assigned. Thank you in advance.
MLK Lock-In Help
Chaperones are needed for the annual MLK Lock-In on January 18-19, 2015. For details and to join the Chaperone Team, please contact Sister Loretta Bradford at Lobrad1@gmail.com
The Power In Change
The Youth are implementing a change collection drive to help the less fortunate in our community. Please donate your loose change to this cause. Collection containers will be available throughout the church.
The Deaconess Ministry is inviting you to donate flashlights, batteries, battery operated candles, inexpensive battery operated touch lamps, LED glow sticks and hand sanitizer for Emergency Preparedness Kits. Collection bins are located outside the vestibule and by the fellowship hall for your donations.
Mature Adult Talent
Mature adults, age 60 and above, are invited to show their talent at the Honoring Our Elders event on February 7th
at 2:00 p.m. To sign up and for details, please contact Deaconess Janet Squires at (919)606-4801 or firstname.lastname@example.org
or Deaconess Addye Townsend at (919)682-7430. Sign up by January 4th
Celebration Of Life
The Deaconess Ministry's annual "Celebration of Life" baby shower will be held on January 11, 2015 after service for First Calvary babies born in 2014. Contact Deaconess Stephanie Gibbs at (919) 425-4934 to register and RSVP.
Tutoring for grades K-12 is held on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Lyon Park Center. Parents are encouraged to enroll their children in the program now and not to wait until problems arise. Help is also available for adult learners. Volunteer tutors are needed, especially in the area of math. If you have questions or wish to volunteer, please contact Sister Elnora Shields at (919)688-7833.
All youth ages 9 thru 18 interested in playing basketball please contact Trustee David Deberry at (919) 697-3821 or Deacon Jason Redmond at (919) 699-1788 for information on practice times and locations.
Youth Bible Study Teachers
The Christian Education Ministry is recruiting interested persons to assist in teaching youth ages 3-11 at Wednesday Night Bible Study. If you are interested ,please contact Deaconess Trudie Hatcher at email@example.com or Sister Brenda Carter at Brenda_6470404@yahoo.com. We would love to have you JOIN THE TEAM!
FCBC Nursery Ministry
Is in need of committed adult and teen volunteers to work in the nursery on all Sundays. For details, please contact Sister Tia Squires at (919)423-2298 or Sister Mary Garrett at (919) 452-6705 or at nursery@firstcalvary
The Entrepreneur Ministry is looking to update the Church Business Directory. If you have a business and would like to be included, please contact Brother John Hogan at (919)425-1809.
United Way Campaign
Please give to the West End Community Foundation, Inc. (Calvary Ministries) through the United Way Campaign, Code 4060. If you are a Duke Employee give to DGIN (Doing Good in the Neighborhood), these funds are used to support the West End Community Foundation, Inc. (Calvary Ministries) After-School Program.
Mature Adult Program (Age 55 & up):
Mature Adults are invited to come to the CFL&RC at Lyon Park, 1309 Halley Street, Durham, NC 27707, Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. for programs and activities just for YOU. This program is sponsored by The West End Community Foundation, Inc. partnering with Durham Parks and Recreation & First Calvary Baptist Church.
The Black Nativity
See The Black Nativity this year on Friday-Sunday, December 19th-21st. Group rates are available for at least 20 tickets. You will not have to attend on the same day but tickets must be purchased as a group. The tickets are regularly $20.00 each but are available to groups for $10.00. Also, parts are available in the production. Contact Deaconess Janet Squires at (919) 606-4801 for details and for tickets.
Duke Energy “Share the Warmth” Program
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Durham Alumnae Chapter
Invites young ladies who are rising Juniors and Seniors to participate in Jabberwock Debutante Pageant 2015. We would like to ask you to please help promote this wonderful scholarship opportunity by posting this flyer and/or making an announcement in your church bulletin. If you have any questions or would like to host a information session please contact Deborah Howard at 919-824-4387 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org .
is a once a year energy assistance program available to adults that qualify. Contact Operation Breakthrough at (919)688-8111 for details. Information is available in the Vestibule.
Community Dental Program
Free Dental Services are available at 214 Broadway Street. Services are for persons who do not have dental insurance. Services are available Tuesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. For more information, call (919)687-8675, visit www.uncsnda.com/index.php/caare-clinic
or email email@example.com