Edisto Baptist Association
Friday, September 21, 2018
Reaching America & the World through Missions

Calendar of Events

 
To add or change an event, contact Debbie Bass.

2018 EBA Events and Observances

 January  

CALL TO PRAYER MONTH

[click here for Prayer Resources and SBC Great Commission Prayer Experience]

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

 7-14  
January Bible Study: 1st Peter: Living as Strangers in a Secular World (click here)
   
8 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Rocky Grove
21 Sun Sanctity of Human Life Sunday  
EBA Churches
 

 

February   

 “True Love Waits” Emphasis Month

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

3 Sat WMU Leadership Team and WMU Directors 10:00 a.m. Mt. Hermon
19  new Mon
Executive Committee Meeting
7 p.m Salley
12   Racial Reconciliation Sunday    
12-18 Mon-Sun Focus on WMU    
17 Sat Children's Mission Day
 10 a.m.-
1 p.m.
 Windsor First

 

March  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

4-11 Sun-Sun
Season of North American Missions (study, prayer, offering)
Annie Armstrong Easter Offering
  EBA Churches
5 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Oak Grove
11 Sun Daylight Savings Time Begins, set clocks forward one hour at 2 a.m. 2 a.m.  
18  Sun Church Planting Emphasis Sunday    EBA Churches
18  Sun Substance Abuse Prevention Sunday    EBA Churches
22 Thur WMU Executive Board Meeting   North Augusta First
23-24  Fri-Sat WMU Missions Encounter and Annual Meeting, First Church   North Augusta First
24 Sat SC Missionary Parents Fellowship   North Augusta First
24 Sat SC BNF Annual Meeting   North Augusta First

 April 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1 Sun Easter    
2 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Berlin
7 Sat Camp La Vida Workday    
8 Sun
Cooperative Program Day 
  All Churches
10 Tue  WMU Spring Meeting    Tabernacle
27-28 Fri-Sat WMU Executive Board Orientation Retreat   Camp La Vida
22 Sun
SBC Seminaries  Sunday
  EBA Churches

 

 

 May  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

3 Thur National Day of Prayer http://www.nationaldayofprayer.org/    
7 Mon Executive Committee Meeting & Music Directors 7 p.m. Pleasant Hill
5 Sat WMU Leadership Team & WMU Directors meeting, Health Kits Due 10:00 a.m. Bethcar
6   Senior Adult Sunday    
13-19   Christian Home Week    
13 Sun
WMU Mother's Day &
Mother's Day Offering
   
18-19 Fri-Sat WMU Associational Training    
20-27 Sun-Sun Baptist Association Emphasis    
27 Sun Life Commitment Sunday   EBA Churches
 
 
Check with EBA Churches for 2018 VBS Schedules
 
 
 

June    

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

4 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference  7 p.m. Salley
11-15 Mon-Fri GA/Acteens Week   Camp LaVida
10-11 Sun-Mon WMU SBC Missions Celebration & Annual Meeting   Dallas
12-13 Tue-Wed
Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting
  Dallas
14 Thurs Flag Day
   
17 Sun Fathers Day (resources: https://www.namb.net/baptist-men)    
18-22 Mon-Fri
GA/Acteens Week
   Camp LaVida
22-23 Fri-Sat Mother/Daughter Overnight   Camp LaVida
23-30 Sat-Sat
Mission Trip to Miami (YOUTH)
pre-registration required
 7 a.m.
 EBA Youth meet at Springfield First
25-27 Mon-Wed Mother Daughter Minicamp   Camp LaVida
27-29 Wed-Fri GA/Acteens Minicamp . Camp LaVida
29-30 Sat-Sat Mother/Daughter Overnight   Camp LaVida

 

 July  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1 Sun Citizenship and Religious Liberty Sunday   EBA Churches
4 Mon Independence Day    
9-13 Mon-Fri GA/Acteens week   Camp LaVida
16-18 Mon-Wed
GA/Acteens Minicamp
GA Leader Training
  Camp LaVida
18-20 Wed-Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission Minicamp   Camp LaVida
23-27 Mon-Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission   Camp LaVida
22 Sun Send Relief Sunday (Love Loud Sunday)   EBA Churches
30-Aug. 3 Mon-Fri
GA/Acteens Minicamp
GA Leader Training
  Camp LaVida
30-31 Mon-Tues SEND Conference (NAMB)   Atlanta
  

August 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

6 Mon
Executive Committee Meeting & Music Directors
(bring written committee reports for clerk records)
7 p.m. Seivern
6 Sun Social Issues Sunday    
12 Sun Student Evangelism Day    
19-25 Sun-Sat
Worship Music Week
   
25 Sat Woman2Woman
Seivern

 

September 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

2 Sun
Discipleship Rally Sunday
Single Adult Sunday
(SBC, click here)
   
3 Mon
Labor Day
 
   
10 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. New Holland
9-16 Sun-Sun Season of Prayer for State Missions - Janie Chapman Offering    
16 Sun Anti-Gambling Sunday (SBC resources)    
18 Tue Missionary Day    Camp LaVida
22 Sat CA/GA Day at Connie Maxwell   Greenwood

 

October 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference  7 p.m. Mt. Ebal
6 Sat SC Missionary Parents Fellowship   Columbia
7 Sun Personal Evangelism Commitment Day    
13 Sat WMU Executive Board meeting   SCBC
14 Sun    
19-20 Fri-Sun
Lawndale Baptist Church
  Greensboro, NC
20 Sat YOUTH RALLY   Mt. Hermon
28 Sun EBA Annual Meeting 3 p.m. Tabernacle
31 Tue
Light the Night,
Churches Together for Kids 
6 pm-
8 pm
Wagener

 

November  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

4 Sun Daylight Savings Time Ends, set clocks back one hour at 2 a.m.  2 a.m.  
4 Sun Disaster Relief Appreciation Day    
5 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Mt. Hermon
5 Mon Baptist Women's World Day of Prayer    
11 Sat We're Here for You Mission Action    
13-14 Tue-Wed SCBC Annual Meeting   Charleston
 
23 Thu Thanksgiving    
tba   Prisoner Packets due to EBA   tba

 

December  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

2-9 Sun-Sun Season of Prayer for International Missions (Lottie Moon Offering)   EBA Churches
3 Mon EBA Ministers' & Wives' Christmas Party 7 p.m. Tabernacle
3 Mon Prisoner Packets due to SCBC  
St. Andrews Baptist, Columbia
4 Tue Christmas at Camp La Vida    
25 Mon Merry Christmas    

 

  … John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!...” John 1:29 (NIV)