FROM PASTOR DAVIS: Pastor & Mrs. Davis invite ALL VOLUNTEERS to be their special guests on December 18thfor the Volunteer Holiday Event. Thank you for your service to this Ministry! (Both events start at 7:00 p.m.)
SPECIAL REMINDER FROM PASTOR: All ministries and Ministry Leaders: Please remove outdated information from your web site pages and clean out your ministry mailboxes. Thank You.
Join the Youth Ministry on Saturday, December 14th
as we visit our local convalescent homes to sing songs of holiday cheer to our sick and shut-in. Youth and adult volunteers can sign up to attend on the sign-up sheet located outside of Minister Prince's office. The bus will depart from FCBC at 8:30 a.m. and return no later than 1:00 p.m. If you are unable to join us, please help out the ministry by providing snack items for their ride. Contact Sister Dolli Bradford at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (919)-672-6984 for more details
There will be a Clothing Giveaway on December 14th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Smith House.
Pearls of Praise
Join the Pearls of Praise in fasting and praying every Wednesday through January 8th. The purpose of the fast is to build your spiritual strength for a breakthrough in some needed area of your life. For those that the Lord leads, we will fast and pray from 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (first time fasters) or 6:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m. (experienced fasters). Questions? Contact Sister Judi Davis or Sister Jill Potter.
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
Young Adult Ministry
YAM will have its general body meeting on Thursday, December 19th at 6:30 p.m. to continue planning for the 2014 conference and other upcoming ministry events. All ideas and suggestions are welcomed!!
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 Lock-In Registration
The “2014 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Youth Lock-In” is going on NOW! Please visit the FCBC website and click on the link for the Youth Council Ministry to register (www.firstcalvary.org
) For details, please contact Sister Dolli Bradford at (919)672-6984 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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.
If you have skill certification in the use of the AED, please submit your name and telephone number to Sister Betty Borden at (919) 489-4184 by December 22nd
SAVE THE DATE: 2014 Leadership Retreat
Is on January 24-25, 2014. All LEADERS should plan to attend. More information to come!!
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
Affordable Health Care Act: Open Enrollment is October 1st-December 15th. The program starts on January 1, 2014. For more information, call 1-800-318-2596 or www.healthcare.gov.