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Women's Study--Church of the Small Things 4/10/19

Church of the Small Things
The Million Little Pieces That Make Up a Life
Wednesdays at 6:15pm starting April 10th
(6 Week Study - Video & Discussion - Begins Apr. 10)
Rachel’s Room - 3rd Floor - EB1

Join us Wednesday, April 10th! No book or sign up needed.

It’s been said, “Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the number of moments that take our breath away.” The pressure of that can be staggering as we spend our days looking for that big thing that promises to take our breath away. Meanwhile, we lose sight of the small significance of fully living with every breath we take.

Melanie Shankle, New York Times bestselling author and writer at The Big Mama Blog , tackles these questions head on in her fourth book, Church of the Small Things. Easygoing and relatable, she speaks directly to the heart of women of all ages who are longing to find significance and meaning in the normal, sometimes mundane world of driving carpool to soccer practice, attending class on their college campus, cooking meals for their family, or taking care of a sick loved one.

*No need to get the book or sign up for this study. Contact Jenny Carman or Becky Wills if you have questions.

Check out video link below to learn more about this Bible study.

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Melanie Shankle via https://thebigmamablog.com/

Melanie Shankle via https://thebigmamablog.com/

Church Wide Bowling Night 3/24/19

All of Calvary is invited to bowl—and celebrate Richie Ward’s birthday— on Sunday, March 24th at Collins Bowling Center on Southland Drive. Bowling is from 5:00-7:00pm and is $15 per person. Friends are welcome! Sign up here if you want to have fun and raise funds for Richie. Email Justin Sizemore if you need more information.

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Women's Study "He Chose the Nails" 3/18/19

Hope you’ll join us starting March 18th for a Monday morning Women’s Bible Study He Chose the Nails: What God Did to Win Your Heart by Max Lucado. The five week (short video and discussion) study will be held in Rachel’s Room (EB1 3rd Floor) on Mondays from 11:00am - 12:30pm.. Sign up by emailing Julie at wjdill35@gmail.com.

Linger on the hill of Calvary.
Rub a finger on the timber and press the nail into your hand.
Taste the tinge of cheap wine and feel the scrape of a thorn on your brow.
Touch the velvet dirt, moist with the blood of God.
Allow the tools of torture to tell their story.
Listen as they tell you what God did to win your heart.
MaxLucado.com

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National Day of Prayer at Calvary 5/1/19

At Calvary Baptist Church we are planning an intergenerational prayer program on Wednesday, May 1st at 6:30pm in Fellowship Hall for the National Day of Prayer. We have scheduled our Day of Prayer a day in advance of the National Day of Prayer (on Thursday, May 2nd), so that more of our church family may participate in this event.


Our theme for the 2019 National Day of Prayer on May 2, 2019 is Love One Another. The theme comes from the words of Jesus in John 13:34, “Love one another. Just as I have loved you.”

The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. In 1988, the law was unanimously amended by both the House and the Senate and signed into law by President Ronald Reagan on Thursday, May 5, 1988, designating the first Thursday of May as a day of national prayer. Every president since 1952 has signed a National Day of Prayer proclamation.

Our hope is that individuals, churches, and spiritual leaders in America, will humble ourselves and unify in prevailing prayer for the next great move of God in America. We can come together in clear agreement that this is our greatest need. We can become a visible union, standing together in prayer. We can pray more than ever before, and practice extraordinary prayer for the next great move of God in America that will catapult the message of the gospel nationally and internationally.

"There is no great movement of God that has ever occurred that does not begin with the extraordinary prayer of God's people." Dr. Ronnie Floyd

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Arizona Trip School Supplies Collection 3/10/19

We are collecting school supplies in preparation for the Arizona mission trip (July 31—August 5). Our mission team will help with back-to-school efforts while serving at a Navajo reservation with mission partner, Greg Long of CBF West. Donations can be dropped off at the Donation Station located near the Chapel doors in EB2. Thank you for your support. Contact Brian Varble via email or phone if you need information about the trip or donations

School Supplies Needed
Children’s Belts
Children’s Socks
Pens & Pencils
Sharpeners
Colored Pencils
Crayons
Notebooks
Notebook Paper
Post-It-Notes
Backpacks
Erasers
Glue Sticks

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"You'll Get Through This" Study 3/13/19

On March 13th, we’re starting a 6 week Wednesday evening Bible study: “You’ll Get Through This” by Max Lucado. Led by Carrie Beth Tonks and Carol Davis in the Fireside Room, this study explores Joseph and the truth of Genesis 50:20 and offers “hope and help for your turbulent times.” No homework is required for this study.

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Children's Ministry Summer 2019 Events

The Children’s Ministry is gearing up for a great summer! Contact Children’s Minister, Carrie Beth Tonks, if you need more information.

Calvary Vacation Bible School June 10 - 14
Monday - Friday from 9:00am - 12:00pm for children four years old through grade 5 as of September 2018. Sign up coming soon.

Calvary Creative Arts Camp June 24 - 27
Monday - Thursday from 9:00am - 2:00pm for young people who have completed grades 1 through 5. Creative activities of all kinds! Sign up coming soon.

CentriKid Camp July 8-12
For 3rd - 6th graders on the campus of Campbellsville University . This year’s theme is “All Access” John 17:3. * Sign up now by emailing Carrie Beth.

Calvary All-Sports Camp July 15 - 18
Monday - Thursday from 9:00am - 12:00pm for young people who have completed grades 1 through 5. Sign up coming soon.

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Welcome, Dr. Robert Browning 3/10/19

We are very pleased that Dr. Robert Browning has accepted our invitation to serve as our interim pastor from March 10 - May 26. Dr. Browning, “Bob,” recently retired as Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church in Frankfort. Bob will be preaching at the 8:30 and 11:00 services starting on March 10. He will lead the church through the Lenten season, Easter and beyond. Bob is a dynamic speaker, and we are looking forward to the energy that he will bring to the pulpit. (Dr. Robert Browning’s resume/bio)

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Pickleball For All 3/25/19

Want to give pickleball a try? On Mondays (starting March 25th) we’re taking over the gym from 6:30--8:00pm for church-wide pickleball.  Rookies and veterans of all ages are welcome. Bring a friend! Contact Brian Varble via email or at (859) 232-8955 if you have questions or need more info.

What is pickleball The fast growing sport of pickleball combines tennis, table tennis and badminton and is played on a smaller version of a tennis court.  The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.   --lexingtonky.gov

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Brotherhood Breakfast & Sing 3/10/19

Like to sing? Like to have fun with a group? Men, join us on Sunday morning, March 10th.

Brotherhood Breakfast and Sing Sunday
50 voices strong. No audition needed. Involves bacon. All men are invited to participate on March 10th. Great voice and ability to read music is not necessary.

9:00am - Coffee/Practice
10:00am - Breakfast/Study
11:00 - Worship

Contact Warren Howell via email or at 254-3491 for more information.

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Hymns for the Journey--Lenten Devotions Blog 3/13/19

Click here to read this week’s devotion: “Holy, Holy, Holy” by Hank Ellington

Click here to visit the blog page where future devotions will be posted. The blog can be accessed on the home page by clicking on “News and Events.”

HYMNS FOR THE JOURNEY
AN INVITATION
 : Like a journey, the season of Lent begins and ends in vastly different places. From Ash Wednesday to Easter’s doorstep, it tracks along the rugged and narrow path of discipleship through the garden of abandonment to what would seem to be the dead end of the tomb were it not for God’s knack for surprise endings. And we are called to follow.

Pack lightly. Your possessions will only burden you and your every need will be provided. You already possess your most precious resources: Faith, Trust, God’s Word, and the Hymns You Know By Heart. This blog features a few of those hymns. Stories of meaning and reflection written by you and for you. 

Each week, we will bring you a new hymn to discover again in a unique way as it relates to a fellow pilgrim. What hymns speak to you?

Women's Study "He Chose the Nails" 3/18/19

Hope you’ll join us starting March 18th for a Monday morning Women’s Bible Study He Chose the Nails: What God Did to Win Your Heart by Max Lucado. The five week (short video and discussion) study will be held in Rachel’s Room (EB1 3rd Floor) on Mondays from 11:00am - 12:30pm.. Sign up by emailing Julie at wjdill35@gmail.com.

Linger on the hill of Calvary.
Rub a finger on the timber and press the nail into your hand.
Taste the tinge of cheap wine and feel the scrape of a thorn on your brow.
Touch the velvet dirt, moist with the blood of God.
Allow the tools of torture to tell their story.
Listen as they tell you what God did to win your heart.
MaxLucado.com

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"You'll Get Through This" Study 3/13/19

Coming up on March 13th, we’re starting a 6 week Wednesday evening study: “You’ll Get Through This” by Max Lucado. Led by Carrie Beth Tonks and Carol Davis, this study explores Joseph and the truth of Genesis 50:20 and offers “hope and help for your turbulent times.” No homework is required for this study.

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Children's Ministry Summer 2019 Events

The Children’s Ministry is gearing up for a great summer! Contact Children’s Minister, Carrie Beth Tonks, if you need more information.

Calvary Vacation Bible School June 10 - 14
Monday - Friday from 9:00am - 12:00pm for children four years old through grade 5 as of September 2018. Sign up coming soon.

Calvary Creative Arts Camp June 24 - 27
Monday - Thursday from 9:00am - 2:00pm for young people who have completed grades 1 through 5. Creative activities of all kinds! Sign up coming soon.

CentriKid Camp July 8-12
For 3rd - 6th graders on the campus of Campbellsville University . This year’s theme is “All Access” John 17:3. * Sign up now by emailing Carrie Beth.

Calvary All-Sports Camp July 15 - 18
Monday - Thursday from 9:00am - 12:00pm for young people who have completed grades 1 through 5. Sign up coming soon.

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40 Days of Prayer - Daily Devotions Begin on 3/4/19

Preparing Ourselves for God’s Calling begins on March 4th. As we enter this period of transition at Calvary, please join us in Forty Days of Prayer. You are invited to pray every day for 40 days.  We are seeking God to prepare ourselves for His calling, for His vision for our church and our new pastor. Because we fully trust in God's faithfulness, we are confident that He will lead us into discovering His perfect will. May we encounter God through our praying these 40 days. It’s not too late. You can sign up here to receive daily email devotions and prayers. A limited number of books are available for purchase ($4) or you can order the book through Amazon if you wish.

"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." —Jeremiah 29:11

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Yoga at the ROC- Spring 2019

Interested in learning gentle movement, breathing and deep relaxation techniques to reduce stress, pain or fatigue? Did you know we have yoga at the ROC? Classes are held on Mondays and Thursdays from 7:00 - 8:00pm in the Aerobics Room with instructor Rachel Floyd. No need to sign up. Just drop in and give it a try. $5 per session. For more information: call the ROC at 232-8955 or email brian@calvarybaptistchurch.com

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Church Wide Bowling Night 3/24/19

All of Calvary is invited to bowl—and celebrate Richie Ward’s birthday— on Sunday, March 24th at Collins Bowling Center on Southland Drive. Bowling is from 5:00-7:00pm and is $15 per person. Friends are welcome! Sign up here if you want to have fun and raise funds for Richie. Email Justin Sizemore if you need more information.

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