Youth and Adult Men's Retreat

Posted by Alan on April 3, 2019

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April 26-27

Friday 6 pm - Saturday 5 pm

Youth (8th grade and older) and adult men,come out for a fun weekend camping out and spending time in God’s Word! This retreat will take place at the Davis land in Grenola.

Church vans and car pool will meet at the church at 6 p.m. on Friday, the 26th and will return at 5 p.m. on Saturday, the 27th.

Sign up on the bulletin board and mark whether you are coming Friday night or Saturday morning. 
 
This is for the youth, 8th grade up through 96 years old. Get some challenging and encouraging words from our speakers, and enjoy the spring weather in the outdoors, fishing, hiking, camping and clay shooting. 
 
Things to Bring: 
  • Friday night steak, ready to throw on the grill. 
  • Camping gear for sleeping. ( There is space and beds indoors, but bring your sleeping bags )
  • Bible 
  • Note pads. 
  • Shotgun (optional)
  • Fishing gear (optional) 
  • Lawn chairs
  • Yard games 

Schedule:

Friday
 
6pm - Load up at CBC and travel to Grenola, Kansas
 
8pm - Dinner. Bring your own steak. Sides will be provided.
 
9pm - Testimony around the fire and worship. 
 
9:30pm - Free time 
 
Saturday
 
7:00am - Personal devotions, personal prayer time. Feel free to find a quiet place.
 
8:30am - Breakfast off the grill (pancakes eggs)
 
9:30am - Testimony
 
10:00am - Clay shooting. 
 
11:30am - Free time (fishing, hiking, games, NO guns.)
 
1:30pm - Lunch (fish fry.)  
 
2:00pm - Testimony
 
4:00pm - Load up & travel back to CBC

 

 

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Nerf War!

Posted by Alan on April 3, 2019

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Friday, April 19, 5:00 - 8:30 pm. 
 

3rd - 7th graders, get ready for an awesome Nerf War!


Pizza and nerf war!
  • 9 Square and lots of other games!
  • Devotion from the Word!

Bring: your own nerf gun, eye/safety glasses, nerf ammo (you may lose some!)

If you do not have a nerf gun contact Caleb Bowman. Sign up on the bulletin board by the church office or text Caleb (316-655-3148) to sign up!


Passover Seder Service

Posted by Alan on March 12, 2019

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Sunday Evening

April 7, 2019

5 pm

Meal Provided

Free Ticket Required - Sign up at the table in the CBC foyer

Passover is the annual festival of remembrance celebrated worldwide by the Jewish people and many Christians. 

On April 7, we will conduct a special service and meal called a Seder. At Passover, we remember the deliverance of the ancient Israelites from the bondage of slavery in Egypt. The blood of the lamb was spread on the door frame so the Death Angel would pass over. 

We also remember how God made possible all mankind's ultimate deliverance from the bondage of sin by the blood of another lamb, Jesus Christ, the Messiah.

You don't want to miss this special evening. Experience a traditional Jewish Passover Seder with an emphasis on Jesus the Messiah and His Last Supper. This night will certainly be different from any other - come celebrate your deliverance with us!

This event is free - tickets are required.

Sign up at the table in the foyer to reserve your place!

Children are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Evening Events:

5:00 - 6:00 Seder

This will be an enjoyable, family-oriented time recreating a Passover meal in the dining room of a Jewish family. Each table will display the traditional elements, and we will go through the meal step-by-step explaining the significance of each part.

More than a Jewish tradition, this time together will be a joyous remembrance of our deliverance from the bondage of sin through the death of the Lamb - Jesus Christ.

6:00 - 7:00 Meal

The Seder service will be followed by a church-family dinner.

The meal will be provided by the church.

7:00 - 7:30 Seder Conclusion

We will wrap up this special evening of blessing and remembering God's goodness and provision.


Join Team Calvary in the Easter Sun Run

Posted by Alan on February 19, 2019

Sun Run 2019

Easter Sun Run 2019 - Youth Horizons

April 20, 2019

Sedgwick County Park (Behind the Zoo)

Sunflower Shelter

13th St. Between Zoo Blvd. & Ridge Rd.

Race Times:

10K starts — 8:30 a.m.
2-Mile Run — 10:00 a.m.
2-Mile Walk — 10:00 a.m.

The Easter Sun Run is one of the premier 10K and 2-mile road races in the Midwest. It’s also one of the major fundraisers for Youth Horizons – a nonprofit working to break the cycle of fatherlessness through mentoring and residential programs.

  • 10K Race begins @ 8:30am
  • Family Fun Zone, Easter Egg Hunt, & Music
  • 2-mile Race & Walk start @ 10am
  • (Walkers trail runners and are not chipped timed)
  • BBQ after the 2-mile Race (Included with your registration)
  • Awards for 10K and 2 mile run start at 10:30am
  • We plan to take some photos of Team Calvary! (around 11am)


Packet pickup (T-shirt, race bib if appropriate)

  • Race packets may be picked up on Thursday or Friday, April 18 and 19 at Youth Horizons between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.
  • For those who pick up packets at Youth Horizons, you will be get a chance to win a great door prize from a local business!
  • On race day - Saturday April 20th, you may pick up your race packet at the Sunflower Shelter at Sedgwick County Park before the race.
  • If anyone is unable to pick up their race packet because of changes to your schedule, Bill Eades will check with Youth Horizons staff at 10am to ensure those who registered with Calvary get their packets picked up to receive afterwards at Church. Please let Bill know if you are unable to attend the scheduled event.

Parking

  • Race parking is available near the 13th street entrance to Sedgwick County Park. 
  • Once you’ve entered the park, volunteers will direct you to the nearest spot. 
  • Please plan to arrive early so you will have plenty of time before your event. 
  • Overflow parking will be located near the 21st street entrance and a shuttle will be available to provide transportation to the event location.



Join Team Calvary at the Easter Sun Run, a fundraiser for the Youth Horizons organization. Run in the 10K, the 2-Mile Run, or the 2-Mile Walk. Or volunteer to help with this great event. Awards will be given to winners in all age groups. Kids will love the egg hunt. And don’t miss the BBQ dinner after the race.

Register to volunteer! (Check "Volunteering at Youth Horizons office or Events" and be sure to let them know you are from Calvary)

Register to run! Click "Join Group/Team" below. (Click here to open in a new page)

 

 

 


Social Media: An Axis Conversation

Posted by Alan on February 7, 2019

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Saturday, March 2, 2019

6:30-9:00 pm

Geared towards teens and parents, but everyone is invited!

Sign up on the bulletin board by the office or on the Facebook event.

Social media is a force in our world today and even more so in the life of a teen. From body image issues to life-changing stories, social media has its ups and downs (just like every past technology).

  • Video Series and Discussion
      • How social media platforms are designed to affect our lifestyle and habits
      • How to navigate social media use
      • How to talk with your kids about social media
  • Snacks
  • Parents are encouraged to attend with their teens!

Sign up on the bulletin board, on the Facebook event page or text Caleb to sign up!

Questions? Contact Caleb: six five five-3148 or bowman@cbcks.org



A Youth Activity for Parents!

Posted by Alan on January 18, 2019

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Saturday, February 2, 2019

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Sign up by Wednesday, January 30

Why should the teens have all the fun?! If your child is a student in Grades 6-12 then you won’t want to miss… a Youth activity FOR THE PARENTS!

  • Saturday, February 2 – 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Fun games
  • A taco bar for dinner
  • Fellowship with other parents
  • Youth ministry information for the rest of the school year and summer
  • Sign up by Wednesday, January 30

Empowered to Connect Simulcast

Posted by Alan on January 15, 2019

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April 5-6, 2019

Friday: 9 am - 5 pm

Saturday: 9 am - 5 pm

Doors open at 8:30 am

Cost: $10 (pay at the door)
  • includes a workbook
Registration deadline is March 31. 
 
Come experience this live, two-day simulcast which is designed to help parents, mentors, ministry leaders, and professionals who work with children.
 
Session topics include skills to connect with your child, techniques to empower them to make good decisions and correct bad behaviors, and understand how trauma affects children from hard places.
 
This conference is specifically geared for adoptive and foster parents, however, it can be a great benefit for anyone working with children and for parents training their own biological children.
 
Featuring Trust-Based Relational Intervention® methods developed by Dr. Karyn Purvis and Dr. David Cross from the Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development at TCU to help bring attachment and connection in families. For more information about the conference and the speakers, visit the Empowered to Connect Conference Website

Professionals interested in receiving hours and a professional certificates are required to register with Show Hope and pay a separate fee. This is handled through the Show Hope organization. Visit www.showhope.org/ceu for more information. We will have the needed paperwork on hand to track attendance. 
 
 
Simulcast at Calvary Baptist Church 
 
The simulcast begins promptly at 9 am. We'll open the doors at 8:30 am. 
Sign up below to let us know you are planning to attend and so we can get you a workbook. 
 
The simulcast is 9 am - 5 pm both Friday and Saturday (11 total hours of training). You can attend as few or as many sessions as your schedule allows. Check the schedule below to see all the sessions.
 
No childcare will be provided during the simulcast.

The simulcast will be in the Auditorium. Parking is available in front of the church in either the east or west parking lots. Enter the building through the main foyer entrance at the drive-under canopy. 

The simulcast will be in the Buffet Room, located near the Fellowship Hall.
Park in the east parking lot and enter through the Gym entrance (glass foyer). Look for the Empowered to Connect sign.  

Snacks will be provided during the morning and afternoon breaks. Lunch will be on your own. Many restaurants are located nearby, or you are welcome to bring a lunch.
 
Thank you for your interest in this important topic. We are glad to be able to offer this simulcast and we hope to see you there!


Registration has closed.

Registration deadline: March 31

Schedule

Day 1 – Friday, April 5

9:00 – Welcome and Introductions Dan and Terri Coley

9:15 – TBRI & Trauma Daren Jones

10:30 – Break

10:45 – TBRI & Trauma: A Family Perspective Mark and Tona Ottinger

11:45 – TBRI & Trauma: Wrap-Up Daren Jones

12:15 – Lunch (1 hour and 15 minutes)

1:30 – Connecting Part One Amanda Purvis

3:00 – Break

3:15 – Connecting Part Two Amanda Purvis

3:45 – Connecting Through Play Cindy Lee

4:45 – Closing Remarks Dan and Terri Coley

  

Day 2 – Saturday, April 6

9:00 – Welcome and Review of Day 1 Daren Jones

9:30 – Empowering Sarah Mercado

10:30 – Break

10:45 – Empowering: An Occupational Therapist’s Perspective Marti Smith

11:45 – Empowering: Wrap-Up Sarah Mercado and Marti Smith

12:15 – Lunch (1 hour and 15 minutes)

1:30 – Correcting Amanda Purvis

3:00 – Break

3:15 – Correcting: A Family Perspective Mark and Tona Ottinger

4:15 – Correcting: Wrap-Up Amanda Purvis

4:45 – Closing Remarks


 


Winter Reheat 2019

Posted by Alan on January 9, 2019

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January 27, 2019

5 pm -Supper

6 pm - Service

You're invited to the annual Winter Reheat! This all-church fellowship includes singing, a message from the Word, food, and fellowship.

We will start at 5:00 pm with the meal. Then at 6:00 pm, the service begins with singing followed by a message. 

For the shared meal, please bring a crockpot of soup or another main meal. Make at least double the amount of food you would fix for your family. You may also bring a dessert if you would like. 

For choir members: choir practice will start at 4 in the afternoon.

Add it to the calendar! We're looking forward to gathering together.



High School Super Bowl Party

Posted by Alan on January 8, 2019

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February 3, 2019

7:30 p.m.

9th–12th Graders! Super Bowl Sunday is a great day to get together and have a great time!

  • Hang out with friends!
  • Devotion from the Word!
  • Games and activities!
  • Watch the Big Game!

Dinner will be provided. Bring a snack, dessert or drink to share!

Sign up on the bulletin board by the office by Jan. 30

Facebook Event


The party will be at the Bowman’s (1257 N Westview, Derby). Meet us there or catch a ride on the church van after Journey.


 


The Church Is Invited! Back to School Dodge Ball-O-Rama!

Posted by Alan on December 13, 2018

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January 5, 2019

7:00 - 9:00 pm

Dodge Ball Tournament

Everyone is invited!

Sign up on the bulletin board

The youth group is inviting the whole church to the Back to School Dodge Ball-O-Rama tournament!

College and Career, 20’s & 30’s, Keenagers…and everyone in between! Join the action or just come watch the fun!

Saturday, January 5 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the gym.

Teams will be divided at arrival. We'll have a devotion from God’s word, snacks, encouragement and competition! Other games will be available for those who don’t want to compete in the tournament.

Kids are welcome but only Middle School and older will be allowed in the tournament.

Sign up on the bulletin board – please indicate whether you’ll bring a snack or drink. Sign up even if you aren’t playing in the tournament!

Facebook Event page

Invite your friends and neighbors…it will be a BALLast!