Calvary Connections

During the Lenten Season, Calvary will host a series of Lenten Luncheon Services in our Fellowship Hall.  Food will be served beginning at 11:45am and the program will begin at 12:20.  Each service will focus on the one of the Seven Last Words of Christ. 
 
Featured Speaker - March 12
Rev. Mark Davis
First Presbyterian Church
The Agonizing Word
(Matthew 27:33-50)



Global Missions Emphasis
Sunday, March 10


This will be a special day when we will pray for and collect an offering that will help Cooperative Baptist Fellowship missionaries share God’s saving love with people around the world. 
 
Mission/Ministry Fair

9:30-9:50am, Noon-12:15pm,
5:30-6:0 0pm, 7:00-7:30pm

 
Come and check out what is happening at Calvary. See how you can be involved in God’s mission through Calvary Baptist Church.




Songs for the Journey

Sunday, March 10
  6:00PM  

  Please join us as we gather in our Sanctuary for a special time of worship with our Calvary family.  The service will be lead by our Sanctuary Choir,  Children’s Choirs, Handbells, instrumentalist and others. We hope that you will come and participate in song as well.
 
 
Upcoming Events

Daylight Savings Time
begins THIS SUNDAY
 

Don’t forget to

 

one hour before you go to bed 
on March 9th!


College Mission Team

The College Mission Team will be traveling to Camden, NJ, March 9-17, to work with Urban Promise.  Please pray for the team, the work they will be doing, the people they will be working with, their  health and their safety.


Andrew Austin, Lindsey Booth,
Jennifer Carter, Phillip Cooper,
Ryan Curry, Rebekah Dale,
Emma Davis, Lexie DeCamp,
Cassie Engle, Arielle Evans,
Madison Evans, John Evers,
Cliff Freeman, Kelly Henderson,
Molly Hilton, Hayden Hughes,
Truston Humphries, Maria Kerr,
Chelsea Knott, Luke Lewis,
Kelsey Meece, Heath Phillips,
Robin Prichard, Abigail Sims,
Olivia Slusher, Kenneth Snodgrass,
Louie Stotz, Trevor Turner,
Tyanna White, Shane Williamson


   Easter Lilies  
 
If you would like to place an Easter Lily in the Sanctuary on Easter Sunday in honor or in memory of someone, please fill out an envelop (found in the windows of the Sanctuary or at the welcome desks) and place it in the offering plate.  The cost for each lily is $8.00. 
The last day to order
       March 17.      

 

RA Racer Night
Wednesday, March 20th
6:30pm
Fellowship Hall


GA Lock-in
Friday & Saturday, March 22-23
6:30pm-8:30am

Come for a fun time to work on our GA Journeys, play games, eat, pray, and learn about going on mission experiences with some of our students!  See you there!
RSVP by Wednesday, March 20 to carriebeth@calvarybaptistchurch.com


Metro Columbus

Church-wide
Mission Trip

Calvary will be traveling to Columbus, OH July 7-July 12 to work with Metro Columbus Missions.  There will be multiple opportunities for all age levels. The cost of the trip is $500.  If you are interested in being a part of this church-wide mission trip, please contact Brian Varble for more information.
 
There will be an mission trip interest meeting on March 17th meeting @ 9:30am in the Gym.


Save the Dates!

The Calvary Prayer Ministry invites you to a Wednesday Night Live Bible Study:
Learning and Loving to Pray
April 10, 17, 24, May 1

National Day of Prayer Luncheon
Thursday, May 2nd at 11:45am
Featured Speaker: Paul Prather

Newsworthy

Men’s
Softball Team
Sign-up

 
Softball season is around the corner.  We will begin the process of developing Calvary teams very soon.  The games will be Thursday nights and the cost is $35 per person.  It is worth the price - just ask Seth Hix.  Please contact
John Robert at 232-8955 to sign up.



Girls Night and Guys Night
Friday, March 8

(Grades 7-12)
Spots are filling up fast for Guys and Girls Night!  Contact Jason ASAP to attend. 
Girls Night, 6-11pm Meet at Saul Good-Hamburg
Guys Night, 6pm-12am Meet at Buffalo Wild Wings-South Broadway. 
Each event is $25/youth and includes your meal, transportation and activities. 
See you then!
 
Songs for the Journey
Sunday, March 10  at 6:00pm

We will join the rest of the church for this special time of fellowship and music in the Sanctuary.  Support and encourage your friends in the Youth Choir as their sing!
 
Renovations
Wednesday, March 13 at 6-7:15pm

(Grades 6-12)
Join us in the Youth Lounge for Highs and Lows and a new topical study looking at important ideas of our Christian faith.

 
30 Hour Famine Lock-in
(Grade 7-12)
March 22-23     
 It’s time to start collecting donations for the Famine!  Contact Jason to get information and your fundraising packet.  Every dollar you raise will help feed hungry children in Haiti,  so work hard to collect donations!  And don't forget about the lock-in later this month.  Watch for more details soon.
 
UPCOMING EVENTS
 
Volunteering at God’s Pantry
Thursday, March 21
5:45-7:30pm

(Grades 9-12)
Help feed the Hungry at God’s Pantry! 
We will meet at St. Luke’s UMC on Alumni Dr.
Text Jason to help!
 

Last Chance to sign-up for the Spring Break Retreat
Garden City Beach, SC
March 31-April 5      Cost:  $150

(Grades 7-12) 
We have 5 spots left for our Retreat.  Sign up Jason ASAP to go.  We will leave on Sunday, March 31 at 6pm and return on Friday, April 5 at about 9pm. Hope to see you there.
 
KBF Youth Mission Weekend in Georgetown
April 12-14  
(Grades 7-12)
Cost: $75    Sign up by March 13!

 
Passport Choices Camp in Wingate, NC
June 23-28   

(Grades 7-12)
Cost:  $350   Sign up by March 3!
 
Giving Totals
March 3, 2013

 
$40,381
 
Weekly Requirements
$44,449
 
Year to Date Totals

Receipts
$231,954
Budget Requirement
$301,448
 
Welcome New Members



Our Calendar

Service Teams

Public Service 
Lisse Lawson
Greg Parsons
Mike Ligon
Chris Skidmore
 
Offertory Team
John King
Nate Kennedy
Tom Kelly
Tom Hopkins
Roy Holsclaw
Eddie Hightower
Karen Henderson
Amanda Hale
Janna Fults
Charlie Ellis
Julie Dill
Dick Cummings
Christian Sympathy To:

Les Hill & Family in the death of his brother, Leonard Hill
Wednesday Dinner
March 13


Country Chicken
Mashed Potatoes
Green Beans
 Salad
Dessert

 


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