March 3, 2020

Warmer days remind you of summer?  Click below to check out the opportunities coming your way at and through Carmel this summer:



Other News...

Spring Forward THIS Sunday, March 8
Don't forget to set your clocks ahead one hour Saturday night, as Daylight Savings Time begins this weekend! 
Come Pray (or Join Online!) 
Join Pastor Alex and the Carmel Family from   7:00 - 8:00am, next Tuesday March 11, for a time of prayer & self-reflection. Whether you are able to pray the entire time, stop in for few minutes on the way to work, or livestream as you get ready for your day, we invite you to join us. 

Seats are Going Fast, Register Now! 
You don't want to miss The Experience Sunday, March 15,  4:30 - 6:00pm.  We have limited seating.    Recommended for 5th grade & up.  C hildcare reimbursement vouchers available.  Click  here  to register and get your voucher!
 

VBS Volunteers Needed  
Preschool and Carmel Kidz have teamed up for a NEW summer experience for our youngest and volunteers are needed to make it a success. 

Are you ARTISTIC? 
Work with church staff to develop the Worship Center stage design and Gathering Space decor to take our VBS to Mars and beyond! Email Tiffany to express your interest and learn more.

Do you ENJOY KIDS? 
Adult and High School church members are invited to serve as shepherds, or facilitate crafts, science and recreation. Sign up here

G eneral registration for VBS opens April 6.  
Mom's Time Out TONIGHT
Tonight is the monthly gathering of Mom's Time Out. All moms with preschool-aged children are invited! Details here

Praise...
Praise for our community helpers who made a special stop last week at WEE School to allow our preschoolers to explore their vehicles! 
Praise for the Charlotte Leadership Summit this past Saturday that equipped and encouraged nonprofit and church leaders from throughout the Carolinas.
Praise for the first baptism at Carmel's church plant in Union County, Redeemer Church! 

Looking Ahead...
This Week at Carmel: March 4-11
Highlights below. Complete calendar here .
  • Wednesday (Mar 4) - All ages gather for supper + Midweek (including FamJam!)
  • Sunday (March 8) - Spring Forward time change + Pastor Alex teaches on ABLE to Pray as part of our 20/20 Vision sermon series 
  • Tuesday (March 10) - 2nd Tuesday Prayer in Uptown Auditorium or online
  • Wednesday (March 11) - Supper + Midweek
Autism Training - Monday, March 16
Nancy Nestor with the Autism Society of NC will help us better understand and work with preschoolers, children, teens and adults with autism. If someone you love is autistic, come join us for this time of learning! Find details and registration here
Disaster Response Training - April 17 + 18
North Carolina Baptists On Mission Disaster Response training will be held at Carmel to better equip our church family and community to respond and reach those in need during a natural disaster.  More information is available here.

Quick Links...
Our Website
Online calendar, archived sermons and more at  carmelbaptist.org .
Join a Ministry Team
Express your interest here.
Sing Along on Spotify
A collection of our weekly worship music can be found here.
January - March Collection
Let's fill the donation bins in the Gathering Space with these toiletry items for those served by Special Needs Group Homes and the Charlotte Rescue Mission. 
Read God Stories 
A few God stories from the Carmel family. Read  The Able Life here.
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