Edisto Baptist Association
Thursday, February 22, 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
   
18-22 Mon-Fri
GA/Acteens Week
   Camp LaVida
22-23 Fri-Sat Mother/Daughter Overnight   Camp LaVida
17 Sun Fathers Day (resources: https://www.namb.net/baptist-men)    
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    
7-8 Fri-Sat Mother/Daughter Overnight   Camp LaVida
10-12 Mon-Wed GA/Acteens Minicamp   Camp LaVida
12-14 Wed-Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission/GA Minicamp   Camp LaVida
17-21 Mon-Fri Children in Action/Youth on Mission/GA Week   Camp LaVida
22 Sun Send Relief Sunday   EBA Churches
24-28 Mon-Fri GA/Acteens Week   Camp LaVida
30
Sun-Fri VBS begins thru August 4 6-8:30 Seivern
  

August 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

7 Mon Executive Committee Meeting & Music Directors 7 p.m. Mt. Ebal
4-5 Fri-Sat Emerge   Camp LaVida
 9 Wed Leadership Development Event    tba
19 Sat WMU Leadership Team & WMU Directors 10:00 a.m Tabernacle

 

September 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

4 Mon
Labor Day
 
   
11 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. Seivern
10-17 Sun-Sun Season of Prayer for State Missions - Janie Chapman Offering    
13 Wed Fall Training 6 p.m. Wagener
16 Sat
Youth Event at Connie Maxwell and
125th birthday celebration (more details at 803.227.6205 or 800.723.7242, ext 8500).
10 a.m. -3:30p.m.
tour at
9 a.m.
Greenwood
19 Tue Missionary Day    Camp LaVida

 

October 

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

2 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference  7 p.m. Salley (NEW)
7 Sat SC Missionary Parents Fellowship   Columbia
8 Sun Global Hunger Sunday    
14 Sat WMU Executive Board meeting   SCBC
21 Sat EBA Youth Rally
  FBC Springfield
22 Sun EBA Annual Meeting 3 p.m. Pleasant Hill
31 Tue Jack on the Track   Pleasant Hill & Springfield First
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.  
5 Sun Disaster Relief Appreciation Day    
6 Mon Ministers' & Wives' Conference 7 p.m. CANCELLED
6 Tue 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    
25 Sat Prisoner Packets due   tba

 

December  

Date

Day

Event

Time

Location

2-9 Sun-Sun Season of Prayer for International Missions (Lottie Moon Offering)   EBA Churches
4 Mon EBA Ministers' & Wives' Christmas Party 7 p.m. Tabernacle
5 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)