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Season of Prayer for North American Missions
and the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering
March 7 - 14, 2021

 

 

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Savannah River Baptist Association
218th
Annual Mtg 1

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MARCH 2021

SPRING MEETING

Our spring meeting will be 9:30-12:30, Saturday, April 17, at St. Helena Baptist Church.  Guests will be retired missionaries, David and Dorothy Miller, who served in Tanzania and Kenya and Laurie Register, Executive Director SC WMU.

Leaders for 2021-22 will be elected.  Several current leaders are unable to serve next year.  Please consider serving on the leadership team which meets quarterly for planning.  Meetings for all women are held in the fall for leadership development and in the spring meeting for inspiration and elections.

Leadership Positions
Director
Assistant Director
Missions
Adults                     Women on Mission, Adults on Mission, myMISSION
Youth                     Acteens, Youth on Mission, Challengers
Children                  GAs, RAs, Children in Action
Preschool               Mission Friends

Host churches are needed for the September 2021 meeting or the April 2022 meeting.  Please let us know if your church can help.   

The leadership team is always available to help you.

Joyce Bunton Director
buntonj2@hargray.com
843-812-0638

March 7-14 - Week of Prayer for North American Missions and Annie Armstrong Easter Offering. 
Go to SCWMU.org to order materials.

WMU Leadership Team  -  6:00 p.m., March 8, Port Royal Baptist Fellowship Hall
Meetings are held quarterly.  Join us for our next meeting.

March 12 - SC WMU Annual Meeting, First Baptist, Simpsonville
This year's meeting will be a one-day event. there is no charge for the meeting. You are asked to print and complete your registration form in advance to expedite the registration process and for social distancing. For information go to scwmu.org.

“Shake It Up”    10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  -  April 10  -  Camp La Vida
For children in grades 1-6, their leaders, and chaperones.  10:00-3:00 (registration begins at 9:30 a.m.).   $15 per person includes lunch, a snack, and a craft.  Register by April 5 at www.scwmu.org/shakeitup

  • Meet a missionary from Brazil.
  • Make new friends
  • Learn a new skill to use for God’s glory
  • Learn how to share Christ and His love
  • Enjoy skits
  • Meet camp staffers 

April 25: Cooperative Program
May 9: Mother's Day Offering (materials from SCBC Ministries for the Aging)
May 23 - 30: Associational Missions Emphasis and the Clarence & Christine Hanshew Offering
May 27:Migrant Ministry Health Kits due at SRBA Office

 

 

 

 

 
 
Thank You, Churches!
A special thank you to our churches for providing
208 Christmas Backpacks for Appalachia
and
550 Christmas Prisoner Packets
 
Christmas Backpacks for Appalachia
Maye River Baptist Church - 42
North Island Baptist Church - 43
Port Royal Baptist Church - 27
Riverview Baptist Church - 25
St. Helena Baptist Church - 71
 
Christmas Prisoner Packets
Coosawhatchie Baptist Church - 84
Grays Hill Baptist Church - 50
Hardeeville First Baptist Church - 29
Maye River Baptist Church - 73
Okatee Baptist Church - 142
Port Royal Baptist Church - 44
Ridgeland Baptist Church - 11
Riverview Baptist Church - 27
Shell Point Baptist Church - 14
St. Helena Baptist Church - 76

 

 


Regathering Church
Resources from the SC Baptist Convention

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues on, much of the conversation amongst church leaders has shifted from how do we move everything to a virtual environment to how do we begin taking steps to regather as a church. Click here to find resources to assist your congregation in making the transition to in-person gatherings. 


How To Start Online Giving For Your Church
The Baptist Foundation of South Carolina is offering a quick, easy, and cost-effective way for churches and ministries to offer online giving to their donors, so they have the chance to give faithfully in all circumstances.

Click here to learn more.

 

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