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Posted 6 years 2 weeks ago | Announcements

Habitat for Humanity Dorchester Ecumenical Build and Dorchester Episcopal Churches will sponsor a Spaghetti Dinner at Christ Episcopal Church in Whatley Parish Hall at 607 Church Street, Cambridge, Maryland on Thursday, November 7th, 2013 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm.

Dinner includes Spaghetti, Salad, and Garlic Bread. Deserts and Wine are extra.

Posted 6 years 2 weeks ago | Announcements

We are now collecting pantry items to distribute in our Thanksgiving Baskets.  We need:  Canned Cranberry Sauce, Canned Gravy, Boxed Instant Potatoes, Boxed Stuffing, Canned Sweet Potatoes, and Canned Peas. 

We will be purchasing turkeys, rolls and frozen pies.  If you would like to donate towards the purchase of these items, please make your check payable to First Baptist Church and note for Food Pantry.  Thank you for helping those in need. 

Posted 6 years 1 month ago | Announcements

We will be providing weekly bag lunches and a monthly dinner for the Cold Weather Shelter. If you would like to help with the cost, please take a "Loaf of Love" box located outside the sanctuary doors. When your "Loaf of Love" box is full, place it in the "Loaf of Love offering basket also located outside the sanctuary doors. The Cold Weather Shelter will be open December 1, 2013 through March 31, 2014. Thank you for sharing a "loaf of love" with others in our community.

Posted 6 years 1 month ago | Church Chuckles

A Sunday School teacher was discussing the Ten Commandments with her five and six year olds.

After explaining the commandment to "honor thy father and thy mother," she asked "Is there a commandment that teaches us how to treat our brothers and sisters?"

Posted 6 years 1 month ago | Did You Hear?

If you're reading this in Maryland, there's a good chance that you are a Baltimore Orioles fan.

Below is a link to an interesting Baptist Press story about Orioles player Chris Davis. Share it with the baseball and sports fans in your life!

Posted 6 years 1 month ago | Announcements

Our emphasis for Maryland/Delaware Missions continues...

Gather 2 Scatter is the 2013 State Missions Offering of the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware.

Funds given to the State Missions Offering will be used to help churches throughout the multi-state region develop and participate in the represented ministries and beyond.

Posted 6 years 2 months ago | Church Chuckles

When a small boy came home from Sunday School, his father asked him what he had learned that day.

"The teacher told us about the Children of Israel escaping from Egypt," the boy replied. "When they came to the Red Sea they pumped up their inflatable boats so they could get away from the Pharaoh's soldiers."

Posted 6 years 2 months ago | Announcements

Operation Christmas ChildCan you believe it!? It's almost time to start packing shoeboxes! Last year Samaritan's Purse reached over 1 million children worldwide. This year, our church goal is 200 boxes.

Posted 6 years 3 months ago | Announcements

THANK YOU for your donations to the Back To School Store held August 10, 2013. Thanks also to all the volunteers who helped in the store. Because of your generosity we were able to give away backpacks and school supplies to 89 children in our community!

Posted 6 years 3 months ago | Church Chuckles

At Sunday School they were teaching how God created everything, including human beings. Little Johnny appeared especially attentive when he was told how Eve was created out of one of Adam's ribs.