Edisto Baptist Association
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Reaching America & the World through Missions

Calendar of Events

 
To add or change an event, contact Dr. Debbie Bass.

2020 EBA Events and Observances

 January  

IN ALL THINGS, PRAY (PRAYER LINK)

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

   
January Bible Study: JEREMIAH: Faithful to the Mission (click here)
   
6 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Berlin
19 Sun Sanctity of Human Life Sunday  
EBA Churches
 

 

February   2020

 “True Love Waits” Emphasis Month

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1 Sat WMU Leadership Team and WMU Directors 10:00 a.m. Berlin
3 Mon
Executive Committee Meeting
7 p.m Berlin
9   Racial Reconciliation Sunday    
10-16 Mon-Sun Focus on WMU    
29 Sun Children's Mission Day
10:00     a.m. - Noon
 Tabernacle

 

March    (March 8, 2020)

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1-8 Sun-Sun
 Week of Prayer for North American Missions
(study, prayer, offering)
Annie Armstrong Easter Offering
  EBA Churches
1-7   SBC Youth Week    
2 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Rocky Grove
8 Sun Daylight Savings Time    
14 Sat Disaster Relief Training   Summervville
15  Sun Church Planting Emphasis Sunday (resources)    EBA Churches
27-28 Fri-Sat WMU Missions Encounter and Annual Meeting   South Main Street Church, Greenwood
28      Sat
 
SC Missionary Parents Fellowship
   Greenwood
       
  Sat EBA Women's Conference  9 a.m. -11 a.m. tba
 
 

    

 

 
 
 April 2020

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

6 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Oak Grove
4, 18 Sat Camp La Vida Work Day   Winnsboro
12 Sun
Easter
Baptist Doctrine Study
   
14 Tue  WMU Spring Meeting 6 p.m.  Mt. Hermon
19 Sun
SBC Seminaries  Sunday
  EBA Churches
24-25 Fri-Sat WMU Executive Board Orientation Retreat   Camp La Vida
26 Sun
Cooperative Program Day 
  All Churches

   APRIL 2020 4 Sat Camp La Vida Work Day 6 Mon Minister’s and Wives Conference at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 7:00 p.m. 12 Sun Easter 14 Tue WMU Spring Meeting at Mount Hermon, 6:00 p.m. 18 Sat Camp La Vida Work Day 24 - 25 Fri - Sat WMU Executive Board Orientation Retreat, CLV 26 Sun  Cooperative Program Day
 May  2020

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1-2  Fri-Sat Associational WMU Leadership Development   Camp La Vida
4 Mon Executive Committee Meeting & Music Directors 7 p.m. Springfield
7 Thur National Day of Prayer http://www.nationaldayofprayer.org/    
9 Sat WMU Leadership Team & WMU Directors meeting, Health Kits Due 10:00 a.m. Windsor
3   Senior Adult Sunday    
         
10 Sun Mothers Day Offering    
10-19   Christian Home Week    
10 Sun
WMU Mother's Day &
Mother's Day Offering
   
17-18 Fri-Sat WMU Associational Leadership Training    Camp La Vita
19-26 Sun-Sun Baptist Association Emphasis    
MAY 2020 1 - 2 Fri - Sat Associational WMU Leadership Development,-CLV 4 Mon Executive Committee Meeting at First Baptist Church Springfield, 7:00 p.m. 7 Thu National Day of Prayer 9 Sat WMU Leadership Team & WMU Directors meet at Windsor BC 10 a.m. (Health Kits Due) 10 Sun Mother’s Day and Mother’s Day Offering
Check with EBA Churches for 2019 VBS Schedules
 
 
 
2019 
 

June    

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

3 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference  7 p.m. Salley
8-11 Sat-Tues Road Show-WMU, SBC Missions Celebration & Annual Meeting   Birmingham
7 Sun-Wed
Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting
  Orlando
10-14 Mon-Fri GA/Acteens Week   Camp LaVida
14 Thurs Flag Day
   
16 Sun Fathers Day (resources: https://www.namb.net/baptist-men)    
15-16 Sat-Sun Mother/Daughter Overnight   Camp LaVida
23-25 Mon-Wed Mother Daughter Minicamp   Camp LaVida
25-27 Wed-Fri GA/Acteens Minicamp . Camp LaVida

 
JUNE 2020 1 Mon Minister’s and Wives Conference at Mt. Ebal Baptist Church, 7:00 p.m. 7 - 8 Sun - Mon WMU, SBC Missions Celebration and Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL 8 - 12 Mon - Fri GA/Acteens Week, CLV 9 - 10 Tue - Wed Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL 14 Sun Flag Day 15 - 19 Mon - Fri GA/Acteens Week, CLV 19 - 20 Fri - Sat Mother/Daughter Overnight, CLV 21 Sun Father’s Day 22 - 24 Mon - Wed Mother/Daughter Minicamp, CLV 24 - 26 Wed - Fri GA/Acteens Minicamp, CLV

 

 July  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1 Sun Citizenship and Religious Liberty Sunday   EBA Churches
4 Thu Independence Day    
8-12 Mon-Fri GA/Acteens Week   Camp LaVida
13-14   Mother/Daughter Overnight   Camp LaVida
14 Sun Send Relief Sunday    
15-17 Mon-Wed
GA/Acteens Minicamp
GA Leader Track
  Camp LaVida
17-19 Wed-Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission/GA Minicamp   Camp LaVida
20-27  Sat-Sat
EBA Youth Mission Trip to Miami
  Camp LaVida
22-26 Wed-Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission/GA Camp   Camp LaVida
22 Sun Send Relief Sunday (Love Loud Sunday)   EBA Churches
29-
Aug 2
Mon-Fri  GA/Acteens Week & GA Leader Track    Camp LaVida
   JULY 2020 4 Sat Independence Day 6 - 10 Mon - Fri GA/Acteens week, CLV 8 - 11 Wed - Sat Blume, Germantown Church, Memphis, TN 11 - 12 Sat - Sun Mother/Daughter Overnight, CLV 13 - 15 Mon - Wed GA/Acteens Minicamp & GA Leader Track CLV 15 - 17 Wed - Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission/GA Minicamp, CLV 20 - 24 Mon - Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission/GA Minicamp, CLV 27 - 31 Mon - Fri GA/Acteens Week & GA Leader Track, CLV

August 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

5 Mon
Executive Committee Meeting
(bring written committee reports for clerk records)
7 p.m. FBC Springfield
4 Sun Social Issues Sunday    
11 Sun Student Evangelism Day Missions Fest    FBC Springfield
16-17   Church WMU Leadership Development   Camp LaVida
18-24 Sun Worship Music Week    
24 Sat Midlands Associational Sunday School Training for Leaders    
24   Literacy Missions Conference   First Baptist, Fort Mill
24   Church WMU Leadership Development TBA  
27   Disaster Relief Unit Leader Update   SCBC

  AUGUST 2020 3 Mon Executive Committee Meeting at Kedron Baptist Church, 7:00 p.m. 8 Sat Church WMU Leadership Development, TBA 22 Sat Woman2Woman    Mt. Ebal 29 Sat Church WMU Leadership Development, TBA

September 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

1 Sun
Single Adult Sunday
 
   
2 Mon
Labor Day
 
   
9 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Bethcar
8-15 Sun-Sun Season of Prayer for State Missions Janie Chapman Offering    
14   Acteens/Youth on Mission Event   The Bridge, Spartanburg
15 Sun Anti-Gambling Sunday (SBC resources)    
19 Tue Missionary Day    Camp LaVida
22 Sat CA/GA Day at Connie Maxwell    

SEPTEMBER 2020 7 Mon Labor Day 13 - 20 Sun - Sun Season of Prayer for State Missions and Janie Chapman Offering 14 Mon Minister’s and Wives Conference at New Holland Baptist Church, 7:00 p.m. 19 Sat GA/CA Day, CLV 23 Mon First Day of Autumn

October 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

7 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference  7 p.m. Mt. Ebal
1-31   Cooperative Program Emphasis    
5 Sat SC Missionary Parents Fellowship   Columbia
6 Sun Personal Evangelism Commitment Day    
12 Sat Disaster Relief Training   Spring Valley Baptist, Columbia
13 Sun    
15   Senior Adult Day @ Connie Maxwell 9 a.m. Greenwood
22 Sat WMU Executive Board meeting   SCBC
20-26 Sat Week of Prayer for Baptist Associations    
         
25 Sunday  EBA Annual Meeting 3 p.m. Oak Grove
   
Light the Night
Churches Together for Kids 
6 pm-
8 pm
Wagener
         

  OCTOBER 2020 3 Sat SC Missionary Parents Fellowship, SCBC 5 Mon Minister’s and Wives Conference at Seivern Baptist Church, 7:00 p.m.  10 Sat Disaster Relief Training – Midlands, Lake Murray Baptist Church 18 - 24 Sun - Sat Week of Prayer for Baptist Associations 24 Sat WMU Executive Board Meeting, SCBC 25 Sun Edisto Baptist Association Annual Meeting at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 3:00 p.m. 

 

November  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

         
1 Sun Daylight Savings Time Ends, set clocks back one hour at 2 a.m.    
1 Sun Orphans and Widows Sunday    
2 Mon Baptist Women's World Day of Prayer    
2 Mon Ministers' & Wives Conference 7 p.m. Salley
3 Tue Election Day    
4 Mon Baptist Women's World Day of Prayer    
8 Sun Disaster Relief Appreciation Day    
9-10 Tue-Wed
SCBC Annual Meeting
Theme:  Legacy
 
 First Baptist Columbia
11 Mon Veterans Day & Armistice Day WWI    
26 Thu Thanksgiving    
    Prisoner Packets due for EBA   TBA

  
 

December    

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

         
Nov 29-
Dec 6
Sun-Sun Week of Prayer and Missions Study for International Missions (Lottie Moon Christmas Offering)   EBA Churches
3 Thu Christmas at Camp La Vida    
7 Mon EBA Ministers' & Wives' Christmas Party 7 p.m. Pleasant Hill
7 Mon Pearl Harbor Day    
    Prisoner Packets due to SCBC  
 
21 Mon First Day of Winter    
25 Fri Merry Christmas    
31 Thu New Year's Eve    

 

  … 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)