Sunday, May 21st – Sunday, June 4th

NEW CHURCH WEB ADDRESS: www.calvarybaptistrc.com
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NEW SCHOOL WEB ADDRESS:  www.calvarychristianrc.com
Thanks to Kris Ellingson with Total Kayoss, we have a new web-based website, new design & mobile friendly site!  Our church site includes sermon audio, weekly announcements & upcoming events, as well as providing online giving options.  Be sure to check it out!  Also, we created a NEW church Facebook page: Calvary Baptist Church – Rapid City.  Find us on Facebook and “Like” our page!

You’re invited to a Time of Celebration for graduates Nathan Dobbs, Charlie Voigt & Andrew White on Sunday, May 21st from 5 – 7 pm, here at the church.  Your support over the years is greatly appreciated!

Calvary Christian’s last day of school will be Wed, May 24th.  Please keep our students & teachers in your prayers as they finish out the year.  Also pray for the hiring of a few new teachers for next year.

We want to say, ‘THANK YOU’ to all of our Awana Volunteers with an Appreciation Dinner on Wed, May 24th – 6:30 pm at Pizza Ranch (405 E Stumer Rd).  We had a great year and couldn’t have done it without each and every one of you!

The church office will be closed on Monday, May 29th for Memorial day, remembering the men and women who have sacrificed so much for our nation.

 Men & Women’s Softball games are in full swing!  The Women’s team plays Monday nights and the Men’s team plays Tuesday nights at Whitehead Softball fields (3101 Canyon Lake Drive).  Come out and support our teams!

The Leppert’s are having a Rummage Sale on Sat, June 3rd, here at the church, to help raise money for Caleb Leppert’s mission trip.  Donations are welcome, please no clothes.  Any items you want to donate can be brought to the church garage.

Our next monthly Cornerstone Rescue Mission Meal will be served Sunday, June 4th.  There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board outside the church office of items needed. Items can be placed in the church kitchen.  Please mark “Cornerstone” on the items.

Join our Picnics in the Park this Summer!  We will be doing community outreach events throughout the summer.  Our first one will be on Sunday, June 4th at Canyon Lake – Shelter #1 (4111 Jackson Blvd).  We have the shelter from 4:30 – 10:00, dinner will be served around 6:00 pm – bring a dessert, yard games & lawn chairs to share!  Invite family, friends, neighbors, etc… to join the fun.

 Care Net’s Baby Bottle Boomerang!  Care Net is a Christian based Pregnancy Resource Center that offers pregnancy tests, education on options, ultrasounds, parenting classes, abortion recovery assistance and more free of charge because of your donations.   Donation bottles for your spare change are available in the foyer, please return on Father’s Day, June 18th.

It’s Vacation Bible School at Calvary like you’ve never experienced before! Children age 5 through 6th grade are invited to join us June 19 – 23, 9:00 am to Noon.   Call 605-342-3384 or visit our website: www.calvarybaptistrc.com for more information.  Galactic Starveyors will be an event to remember! Come join us!

Volunteers needed for VBS this summer, June 19 – 23.  There is a signup sheet on the bulletin board outside the church office with our areas of need or talk with Pastor Mike.  Over the years we have had the opportunity to witness to hundreds of children.  Help us continue the outreach.  There will be a Planning Meeting on Wed, May 31st at 9:00 am, here at the church.

Love Inc is helping parents make their dollars stretch through their annual Clothe-A-Kid  event.  Each year parents who qualify are given the opportunity to sign up for Clothe-A-Kid.  Love Inc and Kohl’s have partnered to offer a great deal on school clothes for these children.  Churches all over Rapid City are collecting donations as well as volunteering to help children shop for their clothes. If you would like to help, find more details in the bulletin insert or visit with Ruth Dotson today!