Announcements




Announcements

 
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All announcements for the Sunday bulletin must be submitted by close of business Tuesday. For more details contact the church office at 919.489.4184 or fill out this form! 
 
 

From Pastor Davis:  Join us as we Celebrate Communion and Holy Week at our Annual Maundy Thursday service this week at 7:00 P.M.
 
DON’T MISS THE EXCITEMENT Join us in Wednesday Night Bible Study! We need and value your input. Your Biblical growth will be furthered by this time of study and fellowship! See you there!!
 
Church Directory: ATTENTION! The FCBC Church Directory is in the Works! Get prepared….and get your smile ready!! Family and membership pictures will be taken June 16th-17th, June 19th-21stand June 26th-28th.  Sign up for a picture time TODAY!! (Sign up will be officially available after 10:45 a.m. Worship)
 
 
Worship Through Movement MIME/Dance Ministry
Join us as we partner with Union Baptist, North East, and White Rock Music and Arts Ministries to present "A Musical Journey to The Cross Easter Program” on April 18th (Good Friday), 7:00 p.m. at Union Baptist Church. If you are interesting in joining us in Mime or Dance, please contact Sister Zandra Turner at (919)282-6264, zandrahopkins@yahoo.com or Sister Demisha Grimsley at (919)724-1307, dgrimsley@aol.com, for details regarding scheduled rehearsals. All youths/teens, and adults are welcome to participate.
 
Clothing Giveaway
The Daughters of Calvary will host a Clothing Giveaway on Saturday, April 19th from 7:00 a.m.-12:00 noon at Ma Bessie’s house (Cornell Street).  The Ministry is collecting clothing on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon and will do so every Saturday until April 5th, at Ma Bessie’s house.  They accept gently used women, men and children’s clothing.  Please bring items DIRECTLY TO THE SMITH HOUSE during the appropriate time, not to the Church Office during the week.

The Spring Festival
Will take place at FCBC on April 19th, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. All are invited to share in this Pre-Resurrection celebration of our Savior. There will be food, amusements, games and more!

Mobile Market Distribution 
Volunteers Needed- If you have had the training and have signed up to volunteer we NEED YOU Saturday, April 19th at 9:30 a.m. There is also a GREAT need for drivers to deliver food. Contact Sister Rebecca A. Oats at 919-536-4201 to lend a hand.

Resurrection Sunday Recitation Program 
Is on April 20that 9:30 a.m. in the sanctuary. There will be a joint Sunday School discussion immediately after the presentation by our youth. Parents, please assist your child in preparations and memorizing their part.

The Acknowledge of Call to Christan Service for Sister Amorita Pickering will take place on April 27th at 4:00 p.m. All are invited to come out and show your support.

Coming Soon-The FCBC Fellowship CAFÉ
This will be a place to study the Bible, meet people, and more! Donations are now being accepted for new and gently used bistro sets, card tables for 4 with padded chairs, coffee makers, a microwave, and upright upholstery chairs. Bring donations to the atrium Monday-Friday, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. For a Saturday or Sunday time contact Sister Moncree at (919)225-7909. Donations accepted thru April 30th or until the café is completed.

Lupus Walk 
Volunteer to walk on a team for the Annual Lupus Walk on April 27th at NC State. Contact Sister Shiquita Allison  at (919) 824-0971 or syallison@gmail.com for details and to join the team!

Women Of FCBC
The next Peals of Praise Women's Ministry meeting will be on Saturday, May 10th at 9:30 a.m. Continue reading Kingdom Woman

Kingdom Man
Are you a Kingdom Man? Do you know what is required of a Kingdom Man? Join the Male Summit on Tuesday, May 13th at 7:00 p.m. as we continue studying Tony Evans' book, Kingdom Man.
 
TOTS for Change
 Our Tots, ages 5-8, are ready to kick off their Community Service Project for our Social Justice Challenge! Help them collect "change" so that they can help to be a "Change Agent” for those less fortunate. Change bins are outside the vestibule, in the church office and outside the fellowship hall for your donations.  
 
Pencil Madness
 YOUTH and PARENTS the Youth Ministry needs your help...... Donate "PENCILS" (and any other school supplies as well) to send with one of our members (Ashley Cox) who is teaching in Ghana. Look for the specialty marked bins that will be placed outside the vestibule and by the fellowship hall to collect items! Please contact us at youthministry@firstcalvary..org for more information 
 
Vacation Bible School
is June 9th-13th. Any adults interested in volunteering for the week should contact Sister Mary Gilmer at gilmer@firstcalvary.org
 
 
Family FUN Day
 Save the date for our Family Fun Day Celebration, Saturday, June 14th, at the New Hope Camp and Conference Center, 4805 NC HWY 86, Chapel Hill, NC 27514. Your help is needed in planning this event. Join us at 6:30 p.m. on our planning dates: 4/24, 5/8, 5/22, 6/5, and 6/12. For more information, contact Minister Micara L. Sessoms at micaralewis@yahoo.com or (919)697-7305. 
 
The Financial Ministry
Has begun a small group study on “The Root of Riches”. Interested parties should contact Sister Kim Doggett at kdoggett@nc.rr.com or Minister Darlene Deberry at (919)419-0763 for more   

Revamped Sunday School
Young Adults, ages 18-38, is now meeting on the third floor vestibule. Come join this interactive spiritually uplifting, empowering and informative Bible Study.

Business Directory
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. 
 
Attention Youth (ages 11-18)
You may be invited to attend an all expense paid CENTRIFUGE YOUTH CAMP at Ridgecrest in the gorgeous mountains of Asheville North Carolina, July 21st through July 25th. Invitations will be extended to youth with the highest cumulative Sunday School/Bible Study attendance between April 6 and July 6, 2014. Details are forthcoming.

Scout Leaders Needed!
Please contact Sister Mary Gilmer at gilmer@firstcalvary.orgto join this growing ministry…we especially need COMMITTED MEN to help with the Boy Scouts!

Youth Basketball 
Ages 9-12 will begin practice on Thursdays from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the Community Family Life and Recreation Center at Lyon Park. All other ages please complete sign-up sheet located in Recreation Ministry mailbox. Practice dates and times are TBD. Please contact Trustee David Deberry at (919) 697-3821 with any questions.
 
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 trudiehatcher@aol.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.org.
 
Let's Save Some Money
Join the coupon swap each 2nd Sunday after 2nd service in Classroom III. Please contact Sister Melissa Newsome at mcrawley08@gmailcom or (919)219-4021 for details.
 
Corporate Prayer

Takes place on Wednesday mornings at 7:00 a.m. Call (712)432-1001, access code "494132935#".

United Way Campaign
If you participate in a United Way Campaign, please consider giving to Calvary Ministries of the Westend Community, Inc. Our code is 4060. Thank you.
 
From The Community
Scholarship - FOCUS Org Inc. awards scholarships to qualifying graduating seniors.  Please visit the website focusincnc.org or see Sister Dwanna Wiggins for an application. Applications must be postmarked by April 30th.
 
Youth Lifeguards
Durham Parks and Recreation is recruiting teens to work as lifeguards this summer at the city pools, for $8.40 per hour. DPR offers free training for teens over Spring Break in a program called "Durham Aquatics School". Participants will gain the skills necessary for hire as a lifeguard. For more information, visit: DPRPlayMore.org or call Sister Audrey Gill, DPR Aquatics Manager, at (919)560-4355. 
 
Duke Energy “Share the Warmth” Program
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.  

“A People to Believe In” is a project on the history of the Lyon Park Elementary School and this community. Share your story! Please sign up for an appointment to talk about this history. For more information please contact Sister Lexy Lattimore at Alexandria.lattimore@gmail.com or (978)866-8701 or Sister Rebecca Oats at r_oats@msn.com or (919)536-4201.  
 
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-clinicor email sndacaares@gmail.com.  
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