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125th Anniversary Reflection Video

125th Anniversary Reflection Video


Posted By on Sep 23, 2018

  All these people died still believing what God had promised them. They did not receive what was promised, but they saw it all from a distance and welcomed it. -Hebrews 11:13 (NLT)   One hundred and twenty-five years ago, a handful of men and women, both passionate for our community as well as God, embarked on a mission. They engaged their imaginations and partnered with God to envision a church – what we now know as Dortches Baptist...

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BBQ Pork Fundraiser Oct. 19th

BBQ Pork Fundraiser Oct. 19th


Posted By on Sep 19, 2018

Eat in or Take Out. Cost: $8.00 Join us October 19, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM for our BBQ Pork Fundraiser. (Lunch Only) Delivery can be arranged for orders of 8 plates or more (See below for details).   How to Purchase:  You may purchase tickets in advance from a church member, or purchase online here via PayPal to use your PayPal balance or major credit card. Please print a copy of your receipt as proof of purchase when you pick...

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125th Anniversary Celebration

125th Anniversary Celebration


Posted By on Aug 23, 2018

HOMECOMING: SEPTEMBER 23th   All these people died still believing what God had promised them. They did not receive what was promised, but they saw it all from a distance and welcomed it. -Hebrews 11:13 (NLT)   One hundred and twenty-five years ago, a handful of men and women, both passionate for our community as well as God, embarked on a mission. They engaged their imaginations and partnered with God to envision a church – what we...

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VBS 2018 Follow-Up Video (Shipwrecked)

VBS 2018 Follow-Up Video (Shipwrecked)


Posted By on Jul 1, 2018

Our kids had a great time at Shipwrecked VBS this year. The kids ventured onto an uncharted island where they learned to survive and thrive. Anchored in the truth that Jesus carries them through life’s storms, all who attended experienced the truth of the Gospel in creative fun ways. Watch this video to see how much fun we had!  ...

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VBS 2018

VBS 2018


Posted By on Jun 4, 2018

Dortches Baptist Church invites your child to join us for an adventure!   Shipwrecked: Rescued by Jesus. Venture onto an uncharted island where kids survive and thrive. Anchor kids in the truth that Jesus carries them through life’s storms. June 24 – 28 from 6PM – 8PM Come early for our Kick Off Event at 5PM on June 24th to register your child. Free food will be served. Open to Pre-K thru Middle & High School Youth. Invite...

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Video Game Tournament on April 14th

Video Game Tournament on April 14th


Posted By on Mar 17, 2018

GAMERS NEEDED!   Dortches Baptist Church is partnering with CoolGeeks and GameStop to host a Video Game Tournament on April 14th from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Compete with fellow gamers in our Family Life Center. Top winners will win prizes (See below). All competitors will be playing NBA2K17 using Xbox One consoles. You may bring your own controller. Teams will compete against each other for high scores, so you must be paired up to...

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Celebrate Easter at DBC

Celebrate Easter at DBC


Posted By on Mar 15, 2018

Celebrate Easter at Dortches Baptist Church!   We have several opportunities for you to worship with your family this Easter Season.   Spring Fling on March 24th Join us March 24th for our Spring Fling and Easter Egg Hung. Children in Pre-K thru 5th Grade are invited for a time fun fun, games, and free food, starting at 11:00 AM. Please visit our Spring Fling Information Page for more details.   Maundy Thursday on March 29th...

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50 Mattresses Delivered

50 Mattresses Delivered


Posted By on Mar 15, 2018

The smell of plastic drop cloths and latex paint waif in the air, as I stand in the doorway, already fixing the screen door to stay open. “Hi, I’m Pastor Phil. I’m here with Rest in the Lord to deliver your mattress.” Inside, my eyes meet clean walls freshly painted in Navajo white. The brand new laminate floors are protected with brown paper strips that give the illusion that a red carpet has been rolled out...

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March 24, 2018 Spring Fling

March 24, 2018 Spring Fling


Posted By on Mar 15, 2018

Join us for our Spring Fling/Easter Egg Hunt at Dortches Baptist Church.   It’s not just an Easter egg hunt, it’s an experience! We will have games and prizes set up in our family life center, as well as free food for everyone. Then, the children will participate in an Easter egg hunt, with prizes given for the most eggs collected in their age bracket. Be sure to mark your calendars:   Saturday, March 24, 2018 From 11:00...

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Kindergarten, Pre-K & Head Start Roundup

Kindergarten, Pre-K & Head Start Roundup


Posted By on Jan 29, 2018

Do you have a child who is eligible for Pre-k and/or Head Start, or will be entering Kindergarten in 2018?   You and your family are invited to attend the Kindergarten, Pre-K & Head Start Roundup to find out more information about how to register. This event will be held in the Family Life Center at Dortches Baptist Church on February 27, 2018. Dinner will be served at 6:00 before the information session. You must RSVP before...

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Zumba Canceled Tonight

Zumba Canceled Tonight


Posted By on Jan 18, 2018

Due to the weather, Zumba class at Dortches Baptist Church has been cancelled for tonight, January 18, 2018. Join us next week!  

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Snow Advisory – No Wednesday Services

Snow Advisory – No Wednesday Services


Posted By on Jan 17, 2018

Due to inclement weather, all evening services have been canceled for Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Unfortunately, that means we will not hear from our Gideons Speaker. We will take up a collection for the Gideons during worship on Sunday, January 21st.   Please stay warm and safe.   The snow is predicted to clear up by tomorrow, so we should resume our regular scheduled events. Mark your calendars and plan to attend the following:...

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January is Baptist Men’s Focus Month. “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 We are lifting up the men in our church during the month of January. We appreciate the men who serve in our church and who set an example as a mentor and and example to others, both within their own households as well as in the community. We encourage the...

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2018 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

2018 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity


Posted By on Jan 11, 2018

All are invited to an ecumenical worship service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity January 21, 2018 at 3:00 PM at Trinity Lutheran Church. January 18-25 is the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. The official theme for 2018 released by the Graymoor Ecumenical & Interreligious Institute is “Your Right Hand, O Lord, Glorious in Power” (Exodus 15:6). Churches from Nash County, Edgecombe County, and Rocky Mount...

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Church Canceled for Sun. Jan. 7th

Church Canceled for Sun. Jan. 7th


Posted By on Jan 6, 2018

Due to icy road conditions, we have canceled all services for Sunday, January 7th.   Please stay safe and warm.   As you reflect on the beauty of our snow covered community, remember the words of Isaiah 1:18. “Come now, let us settle the matter,” says the LORD. “Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow.”    ...

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