2017 Calendar

Upcoming at Santee Baptist Association
For more information check out the link “Upcoming Events”

October is Cooperative Program Month

October 9, 2017
Missions Celebration & Annual Meeting. Summerton Community Center, 5:30 PM

October 8, 2017
Global Hunger

September 28, 2017
Annual Carnival Workers Luncheon

September 28, 2017
Shaw Appreciation Picnic.  Churches are asked to bake cookies for dessert and place in individual serving bags and bring to the Sumter Chamber of Commerce between 9 am and 12 pm.

September 16, 2017
Youth Event at Connie Maxwell – 10:00 am – 3:30 pm.

September 14, 2017
Associational Office from 7 – 8:30 pm.  Registration will begin at 6:30.  Refreshments will be served upon arrival.  Please advertise in your bulletins and announce in your church and meetings.  It will be for all WMU organizations.

September 10 – 17, 2017
Week of Prayer for State Missions.  Please encourage your churches to give to the Janie Chapman Offering

August 15, 2017
Minister’s Conference, breakfast at 10 am followed by meeting at 11 am.

August 3, 2017
Corporate Prayer Gathering at the Associational Office, 8 – 9 AM.

August 2017
Christmas in August

July 22, 2017
Associational WMU Team Planning

July 2017
The month of July we will be collecting Duffel Bags and Bible for Foster Children.  Sumter County Foster Parent: Brocerick (Tyrone) Nixon, 3565 Drayton Dr, Dalzell, 29040, Phone: 803.607.2294, Email: tyoonightryder@hotmail.com. For further information, please contact Sandra Tapp at 803.227.6200 or sandratapp@scbaptist.org.  Click here for flyer:  duffle-bag-bible-flyer-and-contacts

May 21-28
Association Emphasis Week.

May 14
Special Mother’s Day Offering
Another important date is May 14, 2017 which is Mother’s Day.  Please order your envelopes for the Special Mother’s Day Offering.  This helps support the Ministries on Aging (The Bethea Home and Martha Franks Home).

May 9
Senior Adult Spring Rally
Our next Senior Adult Rally will be Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Northside Baptist Church beginning at 12:00 P.M. The cost of the meal will be $5.00 per person. We will enjoy a time of fellowship following the meal. Call the Associational Office, (803) 775-6524 no later than Thursday, May 4, so we can adequately prepare. We look forward to seeing you!

April 30
Welcome the Litchfield Family
Drop-in to welcome Rev. Kevin Litchfield & his family at the associational office from 3 to 5 PM.  Hosted by: WMU Associational Leadership Team.

April 24 – 29
Band of Brothers.
Pastor’s Cluster Groups.  Band of Brothers is designed for pastors who are in need of developing allies for their ministries. It is also the foundation on which a pastor can build a cluster group of brothers centered on fellowship, trust and the sharpening of pastoral leadership skills.  Cost: $100 (First-Time) / $50 (Alumni) Register at: www.scbaptist.org

April 24
Health Kits are due to the Associational Office. A tangible way to meet the physical needs of those in your community is through health kits. Click here for details.

April 22
2017 Children & Youth State Bible Drill will be held Saturday, April 22, 2017 (for all associations) at North Trenholm Baptist Church, 6515 North Trenholm Road, Columbia, SC 29206 . Association Registration Due: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 by mail, fax (803) 799-1044 or email: scbibledrill@scbaptist.org.  Phone: (803) 787-2133.

April 22
GA Supper Saturday at Camp LaVida from 9:30 am to 3 pm

April 21 – 22
An Age Level Leadership Retreat will be held at Camp LaVida

April 20
WMU Spring Meeting Mark your calendar for April 20, 2017 and make plans to attend the Santee Association WMU Spring Meeting at Providence Baptist Church.  Registration starts at 6:30 PM and program begins at 7:00 PM.

April 18
Minister’s Conference at the Associational Office.
 Question:  What do the Mayor, the Sheriff, and the Director of United Ministries have in common?  Answer:  They’re all planning to be at our next Minister’s Conference in April.  Breakfast begins at 10 AM. Conference at 10:30 AM.

April 9
Cooperative Program Sunday

April 8
Camp LaVida Work Day (See Mission Links Newsletter from the State WMU office in Columbia for more information)