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Bro. Gray Celebrates His Birthday

After church services on Sunday, March 17th, the church presented Bro. Bradley Gray with a birthday gift. Bro. Ben Early made the presentation. Bradley's birthday was the day before on the 16th. We had 86 in attendance on Sunday. Amen!

 
Children's Choir Sings

The Children's Choir sang "I Can Only Imagine" on Sunday, March 17th. They did a great job. Here are a couple of pics. These young ones will be the leaders of Dover Baptist Church and others in the future....

Mark 10:13-16 The Little Children and Jesus

13 People were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them. 14 When Jesus saw this, he was indignant. He said to them, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these. 15 Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.” 16 And he took the children in his arms, placed his hands on them and blessed them.

 

Family Game Night at Dover Baptist Church

 

On Sunday night, March 10, 2019 at 5:00 PM, Dover Baptist Church held Game Night. There was food and fun all around. Everyone met at the Family Life Center for tacos and games. Here are some photos from the event courtesy of Charlotte White and one from Kelli Carper. To see more, click on the photo at left.

 
It's Annie Armstrong Easter Offering Time!!!

It's Annie Armstrong Easter Offering time again! Our goal this year is $1,300. What is the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering and what is it for you ask? Well, Annie Armstrong sponsors missions throughout North America.  To find out more about what you money for this offering does, click the photo of Annie on the right.

 
Old Fashioned Hymn Sing

Here are some photos from the Old Fashioned Hymn Sing held at Dover Baptist Church, on Sunday night, February 24, 2019 from 6:00 PM till after 7:00. There was not a large crowd but those who showed up were treated to some great music and a LOT of fun! Folks got to pick their favorite hymns and then Bro. Bradley played them for the crowd to sing. There were some oldies and some goodies. If you missed it, you really missed out.

 
Put Your Heart In It Banquet

On Friday night, February 15, 2019, Dover Baptist Church held the "Put Your Heart In It Banquet" at the Family Life Center. This was an event for the entire family. There was a spaghetti dinner followed by David Garrard, a nationally known magician who was the guest speaker and brought a lot of magic to the evening. Everyone had a great time and 51 people attended. To see more of what went on, click on the photo at left.

 

The Screens Have Been Installed

 

The new screens the church voted to install have been hung on the walls but as of February 10. 2019, they are not functional. Hopefully they will add something to our already wonderful church.

 
Barbara Sue Doyle Talks Up WMU

Here are some photos from the church service on Sunday morning, February 10, 2019. There was an emphasis on the WMU and what they do in spreading The Gospel of Jesus Christ throughout the world. Barbara Sue Doyle gave a brief talk about the work of the WMU and why you should join them. To find out more about the WMU, click this link. The ladies meet every 2nd Tuesday at the church at 7:00 PM. Won't you help them in this vital mission of spreading The Gospel? http://www.wmu.com/

 
Put Your Heart In It Banquet, Don't Miss It!

Be sure and mark your calendars for Friday night, February 15th at 6:00 PM when Dover Baptist Church will host the Put Your Heart In It Banquet. This will be a fun event for the entire family. There will be a catered banquet followed by David Garrard, a nationally known magician who will be the guest speaker and bring a lot of magic to the evening. Please be sure and sign up in the foyer if you and/or your family plan on attending.

 

Kidz On Fire at Dover Baptist Church

Sunday Evening, January 27, Dover Baptist Church proudly presented Kidz on Fire, at 6:00 PM. This program was by performed our youth. There was a little humor, a little magic, puppets and a whole lot of Jesus. Pizza, drinks and cookies followed in the Family Life Center. 67 people turned out to see the future of Dover Baptist church in action!

 
Brother Gray Celebrates an Anniversary

The January 6, 2019 worship service marked the one year anniversary of Brother Bradley Gray's coming to Dover Baptist Church to serve as our worship minister. Brother Early made a presentation to Brother Gray before the service. Bradley has brought a new energy to the music portion of church and the choir has also experienced growth since his coming. We are so glad that The Lord put Dover Baptist Church in the life path of Brother Bradley Gray. One year and counting...........

 
February is Put Your Heart In It Month

February will be "Put Your Heart in It Month." For the first Sunday in February, all Sunday School classes are asked to decorate their doors with hearts and all members and prospects names are to be on each heart. All classes should call all of these folks on Saturday to urge them to come to church. Everyone else is asked to make one contact for our worship and urge someone you know to come and join us. Even offer to go by pick them up and sit with them. Come on. Put your heart in it!
 

 
Food Drive On Through February!

Now through the end of February, the church will be collecting non-perishable food items for Victory Baptist Church/God's Kitchen and the Touched Twice Ministry in Shelbyville. Please bring what you can to help others in need. Acts 9:36

 
Dover Baptist Prayer Commitment Sunday

The entire worship service was dedicated to the power of prayer and to get commitments from prayer warriors in the congregation. The service was held on13-Jan-19. We had a good crowd and lots of prayer warriors stepped up. Barbara Sue and Clarence Doyle gave their prayer testimony discussing Clarence's recent health issues and his trials at the hospital. Prayer, God and people helped them through this difficult time in their lives. Prayer saved Clarence. Great testimonies by two great Christians. Brother Bradley Gray sang the special music. According to the bulletin, the song was, "I Can Pray." Bro. Gray did a great job with the song. Bro. Ben Early preached "I Believe in the Church Praying." To see more, click on the photo at left.

 
Dover Baptist Rededicates The Prayer Room

On Sunday, January 6, 2019 Dover Baptist Church dedicated it's recently renovated and reconfigured Prayer Room. This was kickoff for Prayer Week which runs from January 6th through the 13th. Each member is encouraged to spend an hour in prayer each week either in the Prayer Room or in your own home. The day started with a light breakfast served in the Family Life Center. Then attendees were encouraged to visit various prayer stations set up throughout the room. Prayer Commitment Cards were also distributed asking each person to sign up to be a prayer warrior and pray one hour per week. Click on the image at left to see more of what went on.

 

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