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 IN BIBLE STUDY as we study the Book of Romans on Wednesdays at 6:45 p.m.

 
 
Have You Gotten A Church Directory Yet?  The book is a great tool and church resource for EVERYONE.  Get one of the hard bound, commemorative books for $10.  Help spread the word!!
  
 
Spring Revival is Coming!
Plan to join us on May 4th-6th, 7:00 p.m. nightly.  Our Guest Revivalist will be Dr. Benjamin Hinton, Pastor of Tabernacle Baptist Church, Gastonia, NC. 

 
Womanhood THANKS 
Thank you to everyone for an awesome Womanhood Month Celebration. We invite you to continue showing "Random Acts of Kindness" and pray God will bless us as we spend time "At the Master's Feet and Building His Kingdom"

 
The Children's Church Planning Committee
will meet on Monday, April 27th, at 6:30 p.m.  Join us as we plan this up and coming ministry for our children.  Come join us!
 

Children's Church Sign Up
  “Children… come one-come all”!  Parents, please register your children (K-5th Grade) for Children’s Church by filling out the form located on the Youth Board.
 
 
Listen UP, Speak UP! 
Young ladies, ages 11-13 are invited to a special workshop on Saturdays (April 25th, and May 2nd), 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the Durham Main Library Register by calling (919)560-0210.  The workshop will help improve relationships with others and teach negotiating skills.
 
 
Mature Tech 101 is back!!!
Adults age 40 and over are invited to bring your
cell phone, tablet and/or laptop for some one on one - small group lessons on how to properly use your gadgets or just have fun with it. Join us Saturday, May 2nd from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
 
 
Teens, your help is needed for this event. 
Sign-up to assist and receive Community Service hours.  Stick around and spend the day  with the Council
for Pizza and jumping fun at SkyZone Durham.  Your cost for the afternoon will be $15.00.  For more details contact Sister Dolli Bradford at <mailto:alexmcb@msn.comalexmcb@msn.com or Sister Conya Thorpe at
<mailto:conyafaye@gmail.comconyafaye@gmail.com or sign-up on the Youth Board. 
 

Graduation Sunday 2015
  On June 14th, all graduates (kindergarten, high school, college, and post graduates) will be recognized during the 10:45 a.m. Worship Service.  Graduates should wear their caps and gowns for this celebration! Please submit graduate information forms to scholarship@firstcalvary.org or by completing a form from the Scholarship Ministry mailbox by Sunday, May 10th.
 
  
Vacation Bible School
Is June 15th-19th.  If you would like to volunteer in some way for the week-long event, please contact Sister Mary Gilmer atgilmer@firstcalvary.org.  VBS Training for ALL volunteers will be held on Thursday, May 28th, at 6:00 p.m.
 
 
Family Fun Day
 June will be here soon. The Church Celebrations committee invites you to join us as we plan our annual Family Fun Day on the following Tuesdays:  5/12, 5/19, 6/2, 6/16. All meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m. We hope to see you there.
 
 
Photography Needs
 If you are having a First Calvary event/activity and would like pictures taken, please submit your request 7-10 days before the event to Brother Alvin Newsome at amnewsome0612@yahoo.com or by calling/texting (919)219-1315.  We will do our best to accommodate your request.
 
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.
 
Emergency Preparedness
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.

Youth Basketball
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.
 
 
Diabetes Support Group
If you have diabetes, or have family members that have the disease (young or old), join the Diabetes Support Group on the 4th Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m.  Our next meeting will be on April 23rd and the topic is "Meal Planning". Contact Sister Betty Borden at borden@firstcalvary.org for details.  COME JOIN US!
 
 
Pray with us: the Prayer Conference Call on Wednesdays at 7:00 a.m. (712)432-1001, code "494132935#"), Noon Day Prayer (Wednesdays), and Intercessory Prayer (4th Sundays, 7:00 a.m.) 
 
 
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From the Community

Camp Calvary Summer Camp Registration
Camp slots are still available for children. Call (919) 536-0083 for details. Camp is June 22nd – August 14th.

Camp Calvary Summer Camp Jobs: If you have an interest and love working with children,  please apply.  Application and positions available will be in The West End Community Foundation, Inc. mailbox  downstairs by the Church's Office ON March 29th.
 
 A FOCUS Organization Inc. has scholarship opportunities available for African American Females.  Applications can be found at www.focusincnc.org or by contacting Sister Trica Oakley at (919)724-0039.
 
Concerned About Falls? Join a special 8-week session at Lyon Park, Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. to learn about preventative measures and more.  Call (919)560-7760 to register. 









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