Activities and Events

August 12, 2018

August 2018 Calendar


New Church Capital Campaign:  Kevin James, minister and fundraiser, will talk to us about what he thinks we can achieve in our Capital Campaign.  ALL members are invited to attend Wednesday evening, August 15th, beginning at 6:30pm. 


Nominations for Volunteers 2018/2019:  The Nominating Committee will soon be completing the slate of nominees for the 2018/2019 church year that starts October 1st (except Sunday School positions begin September 1st).  The meeting to approve the slate of nominees is Wednesday, September 19th.  Where would you like to serve?


Budget 2018/2019: Please let any member of the Finance Committee know your ministry's financial support requests for the 2018/2019 church year.  They are preparing their proposal for the new year's church budget that will be presented in September for approval. 


School Supplies:  It's that time of year . . . Please bring in school supplies to help New Kent Social Services provide students with a great start to the New School Year. Place your donated items in the bin in the hall.  Collections will end mid-August.


Soles 4 Souls: It's a community event that has asked for our help in getting the word out.   Shoe collection on August 19th, 12-6pm at Quinton Community Center.  Learn more at


Wednesday Night Bible Study:  Ever wonder why God/Yahweh/Jehovah, etc., is called by so many names?  Come study with us Wednesday night as we discuss the reasons behind the names.  This Wednesday, August 15th, we will be hearing from Kevin James about the best ways to complete a capital campaign. 


Choir Rehearsal:   We'll have a short rehearsal after the special presentation scheduled for Wednesday, August 15th.  Do you love to sing His words?--if so, you're always welcome to join in!


Discipleship Training:  Our study of God's word continues through devotional messages this summer.  If you are interested in receiving these devotionals, please contact the church officeor Bobby B.


Ladies Bible Study:  The next study will be on the book of Genesis.  Contact Terrie F. or the church office to let us know that you'll be participating for this series to ensure your copy of the study guide will be available on September 4th (10:15am - 12:30pm).

Afghan Raffle and Gift Baskets Fundraiser:  For signage at our new church building. Please bid on the beautiful baskets/crafts in the Sunday School wing next to the secretary's office. Ask for raffle tickets ($1 each) to win one of the four handmade afghans located in the Sunday School wing. Ends this Sunday, May 6th during fellowship meal.

Dover Baptist Association:  Rescheduled date is Wednesday, May 23rd, from 6:30pm-7:30pm in the Fellowship Hall. This meeting, requested by Rose Mary Stewart and Bob Dale, is to provide information concerning Dover Baptist Association and their shared role as intentional interim Executive Director of Missions. All members, regular attendees and leaders of our church, are encouraged to participate.  They want to discover how the Dover Association can strengthen our current church ministries and what new ministries need their support. See Bobby B. for questions.

Personalized Bricks:  For a donation of $125/brick, you can help us personalize our new building's entrance ways and aid in covering costs.


Looking Ahead -

Sun, Aug 19th              Last Sunday with Summer Youth Intern, Melody Peacock

Sun, Sep 16th              Last worship service with Interim Pastor, Howard Rhodes

Wed, Sep 19th             Business Meeting to approve nominations and budget for 2018/2019 church year (begins Oct 1st)

Sun, Oct 7th                 HOMECOMING service followed by Fellowship Meal and Singspiration with J's Jumpers

Wed, Oct 17th              Quarterly Business Meeting

Sat, Oct 27th                Fall Festival








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