February 27, 2018

Update your calendar for the WIN with  these March  opportunities to pray, worship, be encouraged and get equipped:

Join us March 7 for a special time of prayer focused on A.B.L.E. 
Details here.

Start March 13 with a time of guide prayer.
Details here.

A NEW Midweek format with an A.B.L.E focus begins March 14.
Details here.

Join us for these opportunities to reflect on 
and celebrate Christ's death and resurrection.

 This Week

Wednesday - February 28
It's Midweek for everyone! Complete d etails here. Highlights include:
  • We'll host a short church meeting at 6:00pm in the Worship Center to  consider a motion from the Nominating & Governance Committee regarding 3 candidates to serve on committees. Agenda here
  • The Connecting at Carmel class has Pastor Josh Fairbaugh discussing Leadership. Come learn about opportunities to lead at Carmel. (A243)
  • The CarmelKidz Parent Roundtable has Pastor Patrick teaching on The 5 Love Languages. All are welcome. (U215)
  • All women are invited to the Carmel Room for fellowship over an on-campus service project for a local ministry partner. 
Thursday - March 1
  • TEMPORARY CHANGE: The Daughters of the King morning gathering will be from 11:30am-12:30pm in Uptown Auditorium. 
Sunday - March 4
  • We return to our Root 66 journey through the books of the Bible. This week Pastor Alex teaches from Galatians.  
  • We'll share in the Lord's Supper.
  • Stop by the prayer room for prayer! Our elders and their wives will be in the prayer room between services to pray with and for you. 
  • Registration opens for two camps today! 
    • CarmelKidz Camp University of Genesis (July 15-20).  NOTE: Active CarmelKidz participants will be directly emailed with the early registration link.
    • Student Camp Carmel (June 12-16)
  • GraceOne (one of our recent church plants) begins worship in a new location today - Antioch Elementary. Pray for continued kingdom impact!
  • If you missed or wish to revisit Pastor Alex's concluding A.B.L.E. message on EVERYTHING, click here for the sermon video and notes. 
Tuesday - March 6
  • Mom's Time Out invites all moms of preschool-age children to an evening of fellowship and encouragement - along with a special Easter craft! Details here.  
Events and our full calendar can be found online here .

Connect + Engage

Make a Joyful Noise! 
All (high school age and up) are welcome to be a part of the Resurrection Choir to help lead worship on Sunday, April 1. Join us for the required rehearsals on Wednesday, March 21 and Wednesday, March 28 at 6:15pm in the choir room. Questions? Email leml@carmelbaptist.org

School Ministry News + Opportunities
Great things are happening through our Carmel Christian School (CCS) ministry! 
  • Championship Celebration: The CCS varsity men's basketball team won the state tournament!
  • Excellent Entertainment: Snag tickets here for the musical production You're a Good Man Charlie Brown (March 9 - 10).
  • Summer Adventures: Half and full day camp options abound for kids Kindergarten - 8th grade (May 29-August 10). Details here
  • International Opportunity: Bring the nations to your home! Host an international student studying at CCS for the 2018-2019 school year. Email Lisa Shulz (schulzl@carmelchristian.org) with CCS for details. 
  • Now Enrolling: CCS exists to provide an excellent education, built on biblical truth, which equips students to reflect Christ to the world. Applications are currently being accepted for K-12th grade. Details here.
March Collection Bin
Throughout March we are collecting for local ministry partner Beds for Kids - who  provides beds and essential  furniture to children and their  families in need.
Needed Items: NEW
twin and full sheet sets, blankets,
pillows, lamps & lightbulbs.

For Parents

Carmel Preschool

We're building up our Preschool Ministry Sunday morning volunteer team - come join us! Current opportunities include: 9:30am 2 Year Olds class, Sunday Substitutes (for any service hour) and Summer Substitutes. Email Rachel to express your interest!


Our WEE School ministry has limited slots remaining for the 2018-2019 school year. Details here.

Pastor Patrick teaches on the Five Love Languages at our final Parent Roundtable (U215).  

Registration for active CarmelKidz participants interested in attending Camp Genesis begins Sunday! Details here
Carmel Students
Parents of Graduating Seniors - click here to register your Student BEFORE April 1 for Milestone 6: High School Graduation Celebration!

Registration for Camp Carmel (June 12-16) opens here on Sunday!

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