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south fork baptist association

MISSION CENTER

                Our South Fork family of Baptist churches (South Fork Baptist Association
 - S. F. B. A. or SFBA Missions Center) are partnering together to reach this area with the gospel of Jesus Christ, disciple new believers and minister to people in need. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.
      By the way, if you call us on the phone and we answer "SFBA Mission Center" you've still reached the correct phone number and location! We are adding this identifier to our business's office name so that others can see we are also involved with missions.

**** OFFICE HOURS****
Monday through Thursday we will
be open from 7:45 am to 2:00 pm.
We will be closed each Friday.
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  • august events


    AUG 10  

     

    1. *Howards Creek Baptist Church will have a BBQ Benefit Sale on Friday, August 10th from 11 AM – 5 PM at the church at 3118 Hwy 27 West, Lincolnton.  The plates are $8 which includes: BBQ, Chips, Baked Beans, Slaw, Drink and Dessert or $7 without the drink.  BBQ sandwiches are $2.50 each.  You can pre-order plates by August 9th by calling (704)675-2915.  They will deliver any quantity—delivery begins at 10:30 AM.    They will have a BBQ, Hot Dog and Yard Sale Benefit on Saturday, August 11th from 7 AM – 4 PM.  Hot Dog plates will be $6 for 2 Hot Dogs, chips, dessert and drink or $5 without a drink.  Single hot dogs will be $2.00.  Plates can be pre-ordered by August 9th by calling (704)675-2915.  Delivery is also available on Saturday for any quantity.  They will have baked goods, clothing, household goods, toys, tools, etc at the yard sale.  Come out and support our sister church if you can.  Thanks!  

     

    AUG 13


    NCBM Regional Mission Rally – Region 8, Monday, August 13th at Westport Baptist Church (2372 Lakeshore Rd, Denver, NC 28037).  Come join us for a night of mission inspiration as we experience what God is doing through NC Baptist around the world.  There will be worship, testimonies, videos, and information on mission opportunities.  Supper will be at 5:45 pm and the Program will begin at 6:50 and go to 8:30 pm.  Men, Women and Youth invited!  No charge for the meal, but we must have your reservation no later than Monday, August 6th.  To register, contact the NCBM office at 1.800.395.5102 ext. 5596 or register online at http://baptistsonmission.org/events/region-rallies


    AUG 14


    1. 11 am Minister's Conference
    2. 7pm Executive Team Meeting  



    AUG 18

     

    1. FREE MILITARY WIVES RETREAT SPONSORED BY THE WOMAN'S MISSIONARY UNION OF NORTH CAROLINA -  WHO:  MILITARY WIVES -WHEN:  AUG 18-19 - WHERE:  CAMP MUNDA VISTA (Near Asheboro Zoo) - CONTACT:  MARGARET HARDING at mharding@wmunc.org or visit website at www.wmunc.org

    AUG 19


    1. Denver Baptist Church is hosting a Church Safety Workshop on Active Shooter Survival on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 4:30pm. The presenter is Deputy Brett Watson of the Mecklenburg Sheriff's Office and a member of Denver Baptist Church. He is a co-leader of our Safety & Security Team at DBC. The safety workshop is shared along with an informative PowerPoint presentation of about 1 hour followed by an interactive question and answer session. Registration is open to the public. (click on this link to register)  For more information contact Jeff Meyer, Administrative Pastor of Denver Baptist Church 704-483-3030 x 350. 
    AUG 21 - 22

    NCBM Regional Mission Rally – Region 8, Monday, August 13th at Westport Baptist Church (2372 Lakeshore Rd, Denver, NC 28037).  Come join us for a night of mission inspiration as we experience what God is doing through NC Baptist around the world.  There will be worship, testimonies, videos, and information on mission opportunities.  Supper will be at 5:45 pm and the Program will begin at 6:50 and go to 8:30 pm.  Men, Women and Youth invited!  No charge for the meal, but we must have your reservation no later than Monday, August 6th.  To register, contact the NCBM office at 1.800.395.5102 ext. 5596 or register online at http://baptistsonmission.org/events/region-rallies 

     

    AUG 26


    1. Beginning of a Week of Prayer for NC Missions Offering (Oct 26 - Sept 2nd)
  • september


    SEPT 3

    1. LABOR DAY - 
      SBFA MISSION OFFICE CLOSED



     

    SEPT 6


    1. 3rd Quarter Church Plant/ Development @ Missions Center

    SEPT 8


    Men’s Ministry Leadership Event, Saturday, September 8th at Trinity Baptist Church in Mooresville, NC.  Friends, this is an exciting time to be involved in Men’s Ministry.  We are seeing God at work in the lives of men all over North Carolina!  Men are growing closer in their walk with Christ, families are strengthened, pastors are being encouraged, and churches are being changed!  This one-day leadership training event is designed for Baptist Men’s Directors, Men’s Ministry Leaders, Pastors or anyone who has a heart for discipling men.  The program will include an overview, followed by sessions on men’s discipleship, missions involvement, outreach, and more.  Come enjoy the fellowship and network with local church men’s leaders from across the state while you sharpen your leadership skills!  There will also be separate training tracks for those who work with Royal Ambassadors and Challengers.  These leaders will receive updates on curriculum as well as tips on beginning or enhancing the program for the boys and young men in your church.  The cost is $10 per person and will include lunch.  Registration is required.  For more information or to register visit our website at:  https://baptistonmission.org/born/men-s-sministry/men’s-ministry-training---mooresville/3485, or contact Kailyn Eskridge, NC Baptist Men at 919-459-5596 or mabernathy@ncbaptist.org. 



    SEPT 11

     

    1. *2018 One Day Workshops:  A day long on-site session at the Summit Church in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, led by Danny Franks, Pastor of Guest Services.  A seminar format that will cover one of the following topics:   Volunteer Culture (September 11): finding, training, and keeping those who serve on the weekend.  Workshops are held on a weekday from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm. Who is  it for?  It’s for anyone who considers connections ministry part of their job description. One-Day Workshops are open to full-time or part-time staff members, ministry interns, and key volunteers.  Workshops are priced affordably, because we strongly encourage you to come with at least one other person from your team (staff or volunteers). Load up the van, and amplify the impact on your church!  Anyone who wants to connect. Workshops target a mid-sized audience of 30-50 participants.   Workshops are $99 per person, and include:  *Specific training in particular areas, helping you to focus on where you are and where you need to be.  *New friendships from churches of all shapes and sizes.  *Practical tools and resources to help you get started. *Meals and snacks throughout the day. Register at https://summitrdu.brushfire.com/events
    2. 11 AM MINISTER'S CONFERENCE
    3. 6PM EXECUTIVE TEAM MEETING
    4. 7PM ASSOCIATION BOARD MEETING

     SEPT 22

    Calvary Baptist Church (493 Calvary Ch Rd, Lincolnton)  will host a Living Proof Simulcast on Saturday, September 22nd from 9 am – 4 pm (Doors open at 8:30 am).  Study with Beth Moore and worship with Travis Cottrell.  Tickets are $15 and covers the event,  lunch and a program guide. For more information, please call Kathy at 704-530-9482 and leave a message.  Also, visit Facebook: Beth Moore simulcast Calvary Lincolnton.

  • October


    OCT 6  

    1. 8AM TO NOON BAPTIST MEN'S RALLY W/ LUNCH - Ramp Panel Construction

    OCT 8 Happy Columbus Day


    OCT 9

    1. 11 am Minister's Conference
    2. 4th Quarter Executive Team Meeting 6pm
    3. 7pm Executive Team Meeting @ Missions Center

    OCT 16


    1. *2018 One Day Workshops:  A day long on-site session at the Summit Church in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, led by Danny Franks, Pastor of Guest Services.  A seminar format that will cover one of the following topics: (NEW!) After the First Visit (October 16):  taking your guests beyond the first visit with robust follow up, reproducible systems, and next steps that stick Workshops are held on a weekday from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm. Who is  it for?  It’s for anyone who considers connections ministry part of their job description. One-Day Workshops are open to full-time or part-time staff members, ministry interns, and key volunteers. Workshops are priced affordably, because we strongly encourage you to come with at least one other person from your team (staff or volunteers). Load up the van, and amplify the impact on your church! Anyone who wants to connect. Workshops target a mid-sized audience of 30-50 participants.  Workshops are $99 per person, and include:  *Specific training in particular areas, helping you to focus on where you are and where you need to be.  *New friendships from churches of all shapes and sizes.  *Practical tools and resources to help you get started. *Meals and snacks throughout the day. Register at https://summitrdu.brushfire.com/events

    OCT 18-20

    Small Church Conference:  A unique conference designed for small and rural church pastors and leaders.  October 18-20 (Thursday at Sandy Creek Baptist (4765 Sandy Creek Ch Rd, Liberty, NC) Friday and Saturday:  Sunset Avenue Church of God (900 Sunset Ave, Asheboro, NC) Conference Hosts and Keynote Speakers:  Boyd Byerly, Neal Jackson, Travis Brock, Mitchell Tolle, Mitchell Bias.  Conference organizers:  P. Douglas Small, Lester Evans and Steve Sells.  $50/person, $75/couple or $99/church.  Go to www.americapray.net or call (855)842-5483 for more information. 


    OCT 21

    1. 4PM SFBA ANNUAL MEETING @ BOGER CITY BAPTIST
  • november

    NOV 3

    All Minister’s wives---Save the date:  Fifth Annual Wives In Ministry Fellowship:  —Saturday, November 3rd at 10 am.  Meadow Ridge Baptist Church  (1173 Zeb Haynes Rd, Maiden) Speaker:  Janice Drum from Conway, SC.  Special singing by Donna Goodson.  A luncheon will follow the meeting.  No cost to you.  Just come and be blessed.  RSVP by Friday, October 26, 2018 to Kathy Roten (828)320-3699 or email jnegrandmaw@bellsouth.net


    NOV 4    


    DAYLIGHT SAVINGS ENDS ("FALL BACK")


    NOV 5


    1. BAPTIST WOMEN'S WORLD DAY OF PRAYER
    2. NC BAPTIST CONVENTION IN GREENSBORO
    NOV 6
    1. ELECTION DAY
    2. NC BAPTIST CONVENTION IN GREENSBORO
    NOV 11  - VETERANS DAY

    NOV 13 - 7PM EXECUTIVE TEAM MEETING @ MISSIONS CENTER

    NOV 21 - THANKSGIVING OBSERVANCE - OFFICE CLOSED

    NOV 22 - THANKSGIVING OBSERVANCE - OFFICE CLOSED

    NOV 23 - OFFICE CLOSED (REGULAR OFFICE HOURS RESUME)
  • december

    DEC 2ND  - WEEK OF PRAYER FOR LOTTIE MOON CHRISTMAS OFFERING (2ND THROUGH 9TH)


    DEC 3 - 

    1. 6:30PM MINISTERS & WIVES CHRISTMAS DINNER
    DEC 6
    1. 7PM STUDENT ASSISTANCE TEAM MEETING @ MISSIONS CENTER
    DEC 24 - DEC 26 CHRISTMAS OBSERVATION (OFFICE CLOSED)

    DEC 31 NEW YEARS EVE (OFFICE CLOSED)














 









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