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June Featured Events
Official Women's Ministry Launch Breakfast
Sat., June 10th, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

The SJBC Women's Ministry invites you to join them as they relaunch the Women's Ministry!

Every 2nd Saturday, starting June 10th, The SJBC Women's Ministry will host a "Fill My Cup" Prayer Breakfast.  

Tickets are $10.00 plus a processing fee of $1.54.  Please purchase your tickets by visiting discoversjbcevents.eventbrite.com

Be sure and mark your calendars for upcoming prayer breakfasts on Jul. 8, Aug. 12, Oct. 14, Nov. 11 and Dec. 9

Join us for Food, Fellowship, Praise and Prayer

SJBC Mentoring Program Awards and Recognition Ceremony
Sat., June 3rd, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Fellowship Hall

The St John Baptist Church Mentoring Program announces its 24th Annual Man-to-Man and the 11th  Annual Woman-to-Woman Awards and Recognition Ceremony to be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon. 

The Keynote Speaker is Attorney Patrick O’Guinn, Sr., Esq. 

For more details contact Carolyn Gayle in the Mentoring Office 410-992-6977 ext. 1009.


Does Your Family Know what Your Healthcare Wishes Are?
Follow-up Session, Tues., June 13th, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., SJBC Fellowship Hall

Because a healthcare facility didn’t have access to your advance directive and medical orders for life-sustaining treatment, you couldn’t control the care you did and didn’t receive. Learn how linking your health information already contained in the Chesapeake Regional Information Systems for Our Patients (CRISP) database to your submitted healthcare agent’s contact information, advance directive, MOLST forms housed in Mydirectives.Com/ can prevent this situation.

First, let us teach you how to have conversations about your desired healthcare wishes before a life-threatening accident or illness with family and your doctor. To join us for these free workshops, you must register no later than Fri., May 19 and Jun. 9, 2017, respectively.

Advance Healthcare Planning Ministry invites all adults, who have not engaged in a First Session (with or without an advance directive), and all adults, who have not engaged in a final Follow-up Session to The Conversation Project (TCP) Workshop: Why You Should Link MyDirectives.Com to the Chesapeake Regional Information System for Our Patients (CRISP) database?

Follow-up Session: Tues., Jun. 13, 2017, 7 PM to 9 PM, Fellowship Hall Visit us at discoversjbcevents.eventbrite.com to register. 


SJBC Women's Ministry Prayer Call

Thurs., June 15th, 7 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.

Join the SJBC Women’s Ministry for it’s prayer call on Thursday, June 15th.

These Mana prayer conference calls take place every 1st and 3rd Thursday.  Please mark your calendar so you don’t forget.

Conference line is 218.339.0699; passcode 974712#


Walk Thru the Bible 
Sat., June 17th, 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m., SJBC Sanctuary
 

You said you’re ready to grow in God and we have the perfect opportunity….

Bring your lunch and be prepared to have your life changed!

That’s exactly what a Walk Thru the Bible live event does. It’s not a class, not a typical seminar or a boring lecture. It’s a one-of-a-kind, highly dynamic, memorable event that helps you understand God’s Word and make the connection between His story and your story. It’s informative and F-U-N!!!

Come prepared to stay the whole day, in the morning we will Walk Thru the Old Testament. In the afternoon, we will Walk Thru the the New Testament.

Registration is required and the cost incldues the workbook for each class.

You can purchase a ticket for $16.82 per session or buy a ticket for both sessions for $32.64

Pre- Registration begins on Sun., April 16 and ends Mon., June 12.

After June 12th the fee will be $20.00/class (Cash only) at the door.

Don’t miss this one of kind experience.  To learn more about what it means to Walk Thru the Bible, watch this short video.  https://www.youtube.com/user/WalkThrutheBibleUSA

Register now at discoversjbcevents.eventbrite.com


Family Vacation Bible School
Mon., June 19th through Fri., June 23rd., 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
 

You requested, it and it’s back!

Join us for Family Vacation Bible School Mon., June 1923!

We’ll have dinner from 6:45-7:15p.m. and then move into family time where we’ll explore Paul’s life and the underground church through interactive stations as a family!

VBS is appropriate for children and families of all ages!

Families with high schoolers are invited to serve as VBS volunteers!

There will be a special middle school offering for boys and girls.

Friday, we’ll end the week with a trip to Hershey Park for elementary aged children!

Please register at discoversjbcevents.eventbrite.com

For  more information, please contact Rev. Janelle or Minister of Music Eric Byrd


SJBC Revival
Mon., June 26th to Wed., June 28th, 7 p.m.-9 p.m., meditative prayer - 6:45 p.m, Sanctuary

Prayer, Praise & Passion: Pursuing the Prince of Peace Revival

Join us for a lively event to renew, revive and refresh your spirit!

SJBC once again welcomes Rev. Dr. Frederick Haynes III as our revivalist.  With gospel music by the Morgan State University Choir, the spoken word, and the sacred arts, it’s a revival unlike any other!

 

Each evening concludes with dessert and coffee.

Revival Choir:  Rehearsal will be held on Wed., June 21 and Thurs., June 22nd at 7:30 p.m.

 

July Featured Events

Yoga!
Sat., July 1st, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Fellowship Hall

Come experience the many benefits of yoga:  It improves health, restores balance and flexibility and teaches us how to quiet our busy minds!

Needed:  A yoga mat, available at local stores for $5 to $10

Registration fee is $10 at the door; CASH ONLY

For more information contact Rev. Truitt by email or at 410.992.6977 x1007.


Annual Church Picnic
Sun., July 2nd, 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Centennial Park, Pavilion H

Mark your calendars!

The SJBC Annual Church Picnic is coming up.

Come out and enjoy games, fun, fellowship and great food with your church family.

Do people rave about your cookies, pies, or cakes?  Well come show off your skills in the Bake Off contest.  Bring your best baked cakes, cookies, cobblers, pies, etc. to the church picnic and let your church family be the judge. 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes will be awarded.

If you would like to volunteer to help make this a memorable event, please contact Rev. Truitt at 410.992.6977.

Because of limited parking we will have satellite parking (located at SJBC Parking Lot)with van pick-up and drop off.  The first pick up is expected to be around 1:30 p.m.  Please adhere to the parking rules and directions of our Parking Lot Ministry.


SJBC Women's Ministry Prayer Call

Thurs., July 6th, 7 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.

Join the SJBC Women’s Ministry for it’s prayer call on Thursday, July 6th and July 20th.

These Mana prayer conference calls take place every 1st and 3rd Thursday.  Please mark your calendar so you don’t forget.

Conference line is 218.339.0699; passcode 974712#


“Fill My Cup” a Spiritual Fellowship
Sat., July 8th, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., SJBC Fellowship Hall

The SJBC Women’s Ministry invites all women to join us on Saturday, July 8th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. for “Fill My Cup” a Spiritual Fellowship. 

The morning will be filled with prayer, praise, worship, spiritual fellowship and prize give-a-ways.

This Spiritual Fellowship will feature a reading of “Through Her Eyes Bible Studies on Women in Scripture”, focused on the Woman with the issue of blood found in Luke 8:43-48; Mark 5:25-28; Matthew 9:20-22.

A complimentary continental breakfast will be served.

This is a free event however please rsvp so that we can know to expect you.

For more information please contact Rev. Lisa Ealy.

Join us every 2nd Saturday through December 2017.


MYAC - Millenial Young Adult Cluster
2nd and 4th Wed., 8 p.m.

If you are between the ages of 18 -35, this group is for you!  Each meeting has a topical discussion about things that affect this generation.  We have spiritual development, as well as an active social agenda.  For more information please contact Bro. Carl Taylor and/or Minister of Music, Eric Byrd.

Our meeting dates for this month are July 12th and July 26th.  Mark your calendar.


REMNANT Summer Fellowship & Water Battle
Fri., July 7th, 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Teens and Middle Schoolers, come out for a pool party and water battle.

Teens – come prepared for fellowship and water battle.

Middle Schoolers, have fun at the pool party taking place right over the hill or stay at SJBC participating in the water battle.

There will be food, fun, fellowship and the WORD. Don’t miss out on this night of Summer fun.

For the middle schoolers planning on attending the pool party you will need to register at    discoversjbcevents.eventbrite.com.  Please contact Rev. Janelle for more information.

ALL students should bring a towel and a change of clothes.


2017 Bootcamp is Here
2nd and 4th Sat., 8 a.m., Lake Elkhorn, Columbia, MD
 

Join certified physical trainer, Joe Williams as he guides you through the 2017 Bootcamp.  Bootcamp is every 2nd and 4th Saturday throughout the summer until Aug. 25th.

Have fun and fellowship with others while getting fit.

Participants should meet in the parking lot of Lake Elkhorn.

 

SJBC Returns to the Lakefront
Sun., July 30th, 6:30 p.m., Columbia Lakefront

The Sacred Arts Ministry returns to the Columbia Lakefront on Sun., July 30th at 6:30 p.m.  

Come bring your blankets, lawn chairs, picnic baskets and let’s praise God outdoors.

This is a free event with plenty of parking available.

August Featured Events

The SAT Prep Course
See dates below

The SAT PREP Course is HERE! Are you in high school and looking to improve your SAT scores? If so, the SAT Prep Course is for you! Students will receive instructions from certified SAT trainers and are expected to attend each class.  Classes will be held on the following dates in August – 

Tues., Aug. 1st, 8th, and 15th

Thurs., Aug. 3rd and 10th

Sat., Aug. 5th and 19th

The course is free, but registration is required.  Don’t wait to register as space is limited to 20 students.

REMINDER:  You are expected to attend all 7 classes.

You can register at discoversjbcevents.eventbrite.com.  For more information please email Rev. Janelle or call her at 410.992.6977 x1014.


SJBC Women’s Ministry Prayer Call

1st and 3rd Thurs., 7 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.

Join the SJBC Women’s Ministry for it’s prayer call on Thursday, Aug. 3rd and Aug. 17th.

These Mana prayer conference calls take place every 1st and 3rd Thursday.  Please mark your calendar so you don’t forget.

Conference line is 218.339.0699; passcode 974712#


MYAC - Millenial Young Adult Cluster

2nd and 4th Wed., 8 p.m.

If you are between the ages of 18 -35, this group is for you!  Each meeting has a topical discussion about things that affect this generation.  We have spiritual development, as well as an active social agenda.  For more information please contact Bro. Carl Taylor and/or Minister of Music, Eric Byrd.

Our meeting dates for this month are Aug.9th and Aug. 23rd.  Mark your calendar.


2017 Bootcamp is Here
2nd and 4th Sat., 8 a.m., Lake Elkhorn, Columbia, MD
 

Join certified physical trainer, Joe Williams as he guides you through the 2017 Bootcamp.  Bootcamp is every 2nd and 4th Saturday throughout the summer until Aug. 25th.

Have fun and fellowship with others while getting fit.

Participants should meet in the parking lot of Lake Elkhorn.

SJBC Bible Study
Tues., Aug. 1st, 7 p.m.; Wed., Aug. 2nd, 12 Noon, SJBC Fellowship Hall

SJBC Bible Study resumes this month. This is a 9 week study and you have your choice of attending either an afternoon session or evening session – 

7 p.m. – Tues., Aug. 1st through Tues., Sept. 26th

12 noon – Wed., Aug. 2nd through Wed., Sept. 27th

We will study Romans Chapters 9-16

For more information contact Facilitator Rev. Truitt at 410.992-6977 x1007


The Global Leadership Summit

Thurs., Aug. 10th  to Fri., Aug. 11th, Bridgeway Community Church, 9189 Red Branch Rd., Columbia

Live HD Video Conference – this is a must attend event for leaders in the church and community, and for members who want to learn effective ways to serve in our church.

Cost:  $99 until June 27th; $129 after June 27th.  To receive this special pricing please check your church bulletin or contact Rev. Truitt by email or at 410.992.6977 x1007.

Register at willowcreek.com/events/leadership


2nd Quarter Congregational Meeting

Sat., Aug.19th, 10 a.m., SJBC Fellowship Hall

SJBC Members – things are happening at your church.  Be sure and attend the 2nd quarter congregational meeting scheduled for Sat., Aug. 19th at 10 a.m.  Please note, this is a date change from the originally scheduled date of July 29th.


"Fill My Cup" a Spiritual Fellowship

Sat., Aug. 12th, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., SJBC Fellowship Hall

The SJBC Women’s Ministry invites all women to join us on Saturday, Aug. 12th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. for “Fill My Cup” a Spiritual Fellowship. 

The morning will be filled with prayer, praise, worship, spiritual fellowship and prize give-a-ways.

A complimentary continental breakfast will be served.

This is a free event however please rsvp so that we can know to expect you.

For more information please contact Rev. Lisa Ealy.

Join us every 2nd Saturday through December 2017.

Honor God with your wealth, and the first fruits of all your produce. - Proverbs 3:9

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