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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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Snow Advisory – No Wednesday Services

Snow Advisory – No Wednesday Services


Posted By on Jan 3, 2018

  Due to inclement weather, all evening services have been canceled for Wednesday, January 3, 2018.   Please stay warm and safe.   Join us after the storm this Sunday for Breakfast at 8:30 AM. We will meet at 8:30 for Breakfast to have time for a message from Shane Lancaster as part of our kick-off for Baptist Men’s Focus Month.  

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Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve


Posted By on Dec 14, 2017

Please Note: Worship Service Time . On Christmas Eve, December 24, 2017, join us at 10 A.M. for worship in the sanctuary. The Gathering and Sunday School will not take place on that day. We moved our worship service up one hour so that you can get an early start on spending time with your family on Christmas Eve. We hope that this time change will be a blessing to you and your family. May you all have a Merry...

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Polar Express Family Movie Night

Polar Express Family Movie Night


Posted By on Dec 12, 2017

Join us December 22nd at 6:30 for a family movie night featuring “The Polar Express”. Wear your pajamas and join us for hot chocolate, cookies, and popcorn as we watch this classic family favorite movie. Everyone is welcome! This evening is for the young and the young at heart! Let us know you are coming and help us spread the word by signing up and sharing our Facebook Event Page for this even.   *Also, we are now...

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BBQ Plate Fundraiser Nov. 3, 2017

BBQ Plate Fundraiser Nov. 3, 2017


Posted By on Oct 11, 2017

Eat in or Take Out. Join us November 3rd from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM for our Pork BBQ Fundraiser. 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 up your order.  See below for...

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Campfire & Movie Night

Campfire & Movie Night


Posted By on Oct 5, 2017

Remember the good ol’ days when life was full of campfires and smores?   Do you wish your children could have that kind of experience? Now they can! Enjoy good clean fun as we gather around the campfire for hot dogs and smores on October 27, 2017 at 6:30 PM. Then, stick around for another fall classic as we watch “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!” Families are invited to enjoy a public showing of this...

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Fall Festival 2017

Fall Festival 2017


Posted By on Sep 26, 2017

Join us for our Fall Festival on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM!   Help us get the word out by signing up through our Facebook Event listing.     Mark your calendars for this event. It will be fun for the entire family!  The kids will love the games and prizes. Enjoy dinner on us with our free food. Adults and kids alike are invited to play bingo for prizes. This event is open to the community, so invite your...

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What is the Ultimate Backyard Warrior? Ultimate Backyard Warrior (UBW) is a ninja warrior gym with obstacle course racing obstacles and a cross-training space. UBW began in the backyard of Mike Cook’s home.  He built the largest outdoor ninja course in the world, which led him to bring his passion for building obstacles into a full-time gym in Rocky Mount, NC. Not only does Mike promote physical well-being through his gym, it has...

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Youth BBQ Party

Youth BBQ Party


Posted By on Sep 13, 2017

All youth and their parents are invited to join us October 1, 2017, at 5:30 in the Family Life Center at Dortches Baptist Church for a BBQ Party.  This will be a great time for our new youth to hangout with and get acquainted with the rest of the Youth Group.  Please visit our Facebook Page “Dortches Baptist Youth” for an Event Reminder and more...

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Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund


Posted By on Aug 30, 2017

Our area is no stranger to the devastating aftermath left behind by the wake of a hurricane. The citizens of Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey need our Christian outreach. I encourage you to get involved two ways. 1. Pray: Pray for the residents who have experienced loss. Pray for the first-responders who are endagering their lives to save others. Pray for the organizations who are helping people begin the long and arduous journey of...

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