Association News & Events

Caldwell Baptist Association

Events that have been Cancelled

  • All Thursday devotions at Brookdale Lenoir have been cancelled for April.

  • Ministers Conference scheduled for April 1 has been cancelled.

  • Senior Adult Lunch and Learn scheduled for April 7 has been cancelled.

  • WMU Annual Meeting and Banquet scheduled for April 21 has been cancelled.

  • Spring Associational Gathering scheduled for April 23 has been cancelled.

  • Baptist Children's Homes Food Roundup has been postponed but you may still bring gift cards and checks payable to the Baptist Children's Homes of NC to the Caldwell Baptist Association no later than Friday, April 24.

  • Retired Ministers and Wives trip to Billy Graham Library scheduled for April 27   has been cancelled.

  • Secretaries Luncheon scheduled for April 28 has been cancelled.

  • Mother/Daughter Overnight scheduled for May 29-30 has been cancelled.

Ruth Keller Craig Scholarship Fund

Each year at the WMU Annual Meeting and Banquet in April, an offering is received for the Ruth Keller Craig Scholarship Fund. This meeting had to be cancelled this year due to the Coronavirus. If you would like to make a donation to this scholarship fund please make a check payable to the Caldwell Baptist Association and mail to PO Box 1555, Lenoir, NC no later than April 30, 2020. Please memo the check for the RKC Scholarship Fund.

Women Taking Time to Breathe

MaY 16, 5:00 PM, Mount Zion Baptist Church


This event for women, teens and tweens will be held at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Hudson on Saturday, May 16 from 5:00-7:00 PM. The meal will be grilled chicken, salad bar, pasta salad, roll, dessert, and beverage. The cost is $7.00 per person. Please register with your name, the name of your church, and your payment to the Caldwell Baptist Association, PO Box 1555, Lenoir, NC 28645 by Tuesday, May 12 at 4:00pm.


The guest speaker and musician/soloist will be Cindy Johnson from Clemmons, NC. She has been traveling the country as a worship leader and speaker for over 20 years and is founder of "Stage 2 Ministries." When not touring, she serves as the Contemporary Worship Leader and Director of Women's Ministries at Old Town Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, NC.

Media Library Book Fair

June 1, 6:00 PM, Leap of Faith Book Store


Church Librarians are invited to Leap of Faith Christian Book Store in Lenoir for a Book Fair on Monday, June 1 at 6pm. Each librarian will receive a $15.00 gift card toward the purchase of books ($5.00 compliments of Leap of Faith and $10.00 compliments of the Caldwell Baptist Association). Leap of Faith will also provide refreshments. Please call the Baptist Center at 758-4081 by Wednesday, May 27 if you are attending so the book store will know how many to plan for.

69th Annual National Day of Prayer

Thursday, May 7, 2020

12:00-12:30 PM



Please join with us in prayer at one of the following four locations.


Lenoir Downtown Plaza

Rain Location: FBC Lenoir - Sanctuary

Prayer Leader: Dr. Terry Hunt


Gamewell Town Hall

Rain Location: Same

Prayer Leader: Rev. Brian Smith


FBC Hudson - Picnic Shelter

Rain Location: FBC Hudson - Sanctuary

Prayer Leader: Rev. Mack Jarvis


Granite Falls Town Office - Square in front of office

Rain Location: FBC Granite Falls - Fellowship Building

Prayer Leader: Rev. Jay Worsley

WMU Red Box Item

Due October 15, 2020

The item the Caldwell Baptist Association will be collecting this year for the Red Box Ministry is soap. This is a ministry of the NC WMU and the boxes are distributed to women inmates in NC prisons. Please notice the specific guidelines for the soap. Must be a 4-5 ounce size (family size bar) individually wrapped and price stickers must be removed from each bar. They must be brought to the Baptist Center by Thursday, October 15, 2020. After this date, information concerning delivery by the individual church will be supplied. 

WMU Retreat

November 20-21

Start making plans now to attend the annual associational WMU Retreat to be held on November 20-21 at Ridgecrest Conference Center. You do not have to be a member of WMU to attend. The speaker will be Dee-Dee Moody, past State President of NC WMU. Worship leaders will be Chris & Hannah Johnson, members of Dudley Shoals Baptist Church. The cost per person is below.

Single - $135.00     Double - $86.00     Triple - $72.00     Quad - $66.00

Campus usage fee for commuters is $12.00 plus meals. Reservations and full payment must be mailed to the Caldwell Baptist Association, PO Box 1555, Lenoir, NC no later than Monday, November 2, 2020.

Harvest Seeds Ministry

The Caldwell Baptist Center continues to collect used literature for Harvest Seeds Ministry.  Please bring your new or gently used literature to the Baptist Center during the hours of 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:30-4:30pm. Literature must be delivered in boxes with lids for easy packing. If the box has flaps please make sure the flaps are not folded into the box. The boxes must be brought ready for shipment with no exposed literature.

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P.O. Box 1555

Lenoir, NC 28645


T: 828-758-4081

F: 828-754-2884





208 Nuway Circle, NW

Lenoir, NC 28645


Monday - Friday


Closed for Lunch



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