From Pastor Davis: DON’T MISS THE EXCITEMENT in in Bible Study as we learn more about God’s Word. You are invited to join in and share your spirit-filled insights or ask questions to better your Biblical understanding. We need and value your input. Your Biblical growth will certainly be furthered by this time of study and fellowship! See you there!!
Plan to join Calvary Ministries' 15th Annual George Smith Golf Tournament, Saturday, March 15th at the Hillandale Golf Course. Contact Brother George Smith at (919)316-0397 or Rebecca A. Oats at (919)536-4201 for details about playing…or volunteering.
The New Sunday School Elective
“From Luke’s Perspective” will begin this morning at 9:30 a.m. in the Conference Room. There are seats available and all are welcome to join. YOU are invited to participate in this exciting, new class. See you there!
Women Of FCBC
The next Peals of Praise Women's Ministry meeting will be on Saturday, April 12th at 9:30 a.m. Kingdom Woman. Additionally, we need your input for the 2014 Womanhood Month Planning Committee. Meetings are Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. in the library. For more information contact Sister Jill Potter, Sister Judi Davis or Minister Micara Sessoms.
The Financial Ministry
Has begun a small group study on “The Root of Riches”. Interested parties should contact Sister Kim Doggett at email@example.com
or Minister Darlene Deberry at (919)419-0763 for more
The Entrepreneur Ministry invites YOU to attend the 2014 Business Fair on March 22nd at 10:00 a.m. This fair will showcase small businesses in the community. There will be free samples and door prizes. No need to sign up… just show up! Please mark your calendars.
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.
Couples Sunday School Series- "Marriage Oneness"
Oneness doesn’t just happen. Couples make it happen and it can deepen over the lifetime of a marriage. Marriage Oneness equips couples for closeness in seven key areas: Communication, Money, Intimacy, Family and Friends, Conflict Resolution, Spiritual Beliefs and Roles and Responsibilities. Join us TODAY for this exciting new series.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
or Sister Demisha Grimsley at (919)724-1307, email@example.com
, for details regarding scheduled rehearsals. All youths/teens, and adults are welcome to participate.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
to join this growing ministry…we especially need COMMITTED MEN to help with the Boy Scouts!
Youth Bible Study Teachers
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.
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
for details and to join the team!
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.
Mobile Market Request
Please bring your plastic grocery bags to the church to be used for individuals who are receiving food at the Market. Place bags in boxes by the food pantry, in the vestibule, and across from the church office.
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
Black Women in Business
, a community for Black Women, will hold a session on “The Entrepreneurial Mindset” on March 11th
, 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. at Nasher Museum of Art. Lunch will be served. Sister Carolyn Sawyer, CEO of Tom Sawyer Company, will lead the session and discuss why entrepreneurship is important for African-American women. For details and to register go to: http://bwib-nc.com/upcoming-programs/
. Register by March 7th
and the cost is $32 for an individual and $27 each for multiple registrations.
Career and Job Fair:
Shepard Middle School will be hosting a Career and Job Fair on Friday, April 11th
from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. We are in need of community leaders and business owners to participate in this event. Those seeking employment are invited to attend as well. Please contact Sister Dolli Bradford (919)672-6984 or email@example.com
for more details.
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.firstname.lastname@example.org
or (978)866-8701 or Sister Rebecca Oats at email@example.com
The Application Period
for the AKA 2014 Debutante Cotillion Program is open to current 10th
grade girls. Application deadline is March 10th
. Contact (919)477-6466 or visit www.alphazetaomega.org
for details and to get an application.
Free Nutrition Classes with Faithful Families Eating Smart and Moving More! Sponsored by Calvary Ministries of the Westend Community, Inc., these 9 classes will help families gain tips on saving money, make healthy choices, increase physical activity and more! The classes begin on Monday, February 17th, 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. To sign up and for more information, call (919)536-4200.