Association News & Events

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Senior Adult Lunch & Learn
July 12, 11:00 AM, Mayflower Seafood Restaurant

The next Senior Adult Lunch & Learn will be held on Tuesday, July 12 at 11:00 AM at the Mayflower Seafood Restaurant in Lenoir. The cost is Dutch-treat. The Bible Study Leader will be Dr. Steve Parker, Interim Pastor of Miller Hill Baptist Church. Please register by Thursday, July 7 by calling 758-4081. 


Summer Gathering of Messengers
July 28, 7:00 PM, Lower Creek Baptist Church

The Summer Gathering of the Messengers will take place on Thursday, July 28 at 7:00 PM at Lower Creek Baptist Church. The program speaker will be Rev. Stephen Owen, Pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church. There will be a membership recommendation, a report from the Executive Director Search Team and a Community Services Fair. Ice Cream will be provided by Myra's Catering.

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Ministers Conference
August 3, 10:00 AM, Caldwell Baptist Center

The next Ministers Conference will be held on August 3 at 10:00 AM at the Caldwell Baptist Center.  The program will be an inspirational message by Rev. Jim Phillips, Pastor at Buffalo Cove Baptist Church. A Dutch-treat lunch will be enjoyed by all interested persons at a nearby restaurant following the conference.


Pastoral Leadership Conference
October 24-26, 2022

The Caldwell Baptist Pastoral Leadership Conference will be October 24-26, 2022 at Ridgecrest Conference Center. Conference leaders will be Dr. Steve Parker, Rev. Roger Parker, and Rev. Jim Hamby. The book being studied at this conference is "Living Out of the Overflow: Serving Out of Your Intimacy with God" by Dr. Richard Blackaby. Reservation and deposit is due no later than July 22, 2022. Click on the links below for more information and registration form.


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WMU Red Box Item
Due October 28, 2022

The item for Caldwell Baptists to collect for the WMU Red Box Ministry this year is soap. Each bar of soap must be the 4 to 5 ounce size. This is the only size we can send so please do not bring any other size to the Baptist Center. Soap must be kept in the original packaging materials with price tags removed. Do not separate the bars of soap if packaged together.  Must deliver to the Baptist Center by October 28, 2022 in cardboard boxes with lids and  the name of the church and number of bars of soap must be written on the box lid. Do not bring the soap to the Baptist Center in plastic bags, shopping bags, or plastic containers.


WMU Retreat
November 18-19, 2022, Ridgecrest Conference Center

The WMU Retreat will be held November 18-19 at Ridgecrest Conference Center. Cost per person is $146 for single, $92 for double, $77 for triple, and $69 for quad. Campus usage fee for commuters is $12 plus meals. Reservations and full payment must be mailed to the Caldwell Baptist Association, PO Box 1555, Lenoir, NC 28645 no later than Tuesday, November 1. Reservations must include number of rooms needed and names of guests in each room. The age of the guest, if under 18 years, is also needed. Please provide mailing or email address for each guest.

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Harvest Seeds Ministry

If you have literature for Harvest Seeds Ministry please bring it to the Baptist Center Monday through Friday during the hours of 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:30-4:30pm. Please bring the boxes to the back of the Baptist Center and press the button beside the glass door to alert the staff that you have arrived. If your books are dusty please wipe them off. Do not send any materials that have mold or mildew on them because they have to be thrown away. 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.