Prayer for the Week
The church is in prayer for Church is in prayer for the Congress of the United States to be yielded to the Spirit of God and bring legislation to stem the tide of gun violence in America!
Wayland Baptist Church and the Maryland Food Bank will give away free produce on April 9 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Volunteers are needed at 9 a.m. to set up tables and chairs, register clients, and distribute the produce. Volunteers also are needed to make telephone calls to the many recipients who receive the fruit and vegetables. If you are available to make telephone calls to the recipients, please contact the church office at 410-664-2774 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
This year, the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education Session will be held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Once again, we would like to support our children and youth who will be attending the Congress. They will participate in drama; sing on the choir; play instruments in the band, and use their skills in dancing and miming. All contributions received are divided equally among the children and youth. We are appreciative of whatever financial support you can offer. These contributions are tax-deductible. Checks should be made to Wayland Baptist Church.
Matron’s Resurrection Luncheon
All are invited to attend the Matron’s Resurrection Luncheon on Saturday, March 31 at 12 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Proclaimer of the Word is Min. LaWanda Henry.
2018 Lenten Schedule
Theme: Expecting the Greater…Miracles, Signs and Wonders
Classes start at 6:30 p.m./Service 7:30 p.m.
March 21 – S.A.F.E. House – Spiritual Gift of Working of Miracles
Holy Week Revival 7 p.m. Nightly at Wayland Baptist Church
Christian Education Events for 2018
Applications for delegates to upcoming conventions are now being accepted. Conventions include:
Hampton Minister’s Conference (Hampton, VA), June 3-8
National Baptist Congress of Christian Education (Oklahoma City), June 18-22
Lott Carey Annual Session (Atlanta, GA), August 12-16
National Baptist Convention Annual Session (TBD)
Children’s Ministry: Children’s Church will be held on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Sundays of each month. The children will stay with parents in the beginning of the service but will transition to Children’s Church after the morning hymn. Adult leaders and volunteers will lead children to the Multi-Purpose Room to ensure a smooth transition. The children will return to the service at 11:30 a.m.
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Reminder: Media Ministry Requests: Requests for Media Ministry support must be submitted at least 4 weeks prior to the date services are required. When possible, please use the Media Ministry online request form at www.waylandbc.org/member-resources. Please send all information pertaining to your event/activity with the request. Requests received less than 4 weeks in advance may be denied.
Ordering CDs and DVDs: CDs and DVDs of sermons are available for purchase upon request and payment of $5 per CD/DVD. The Media Ministry asks that you submit your request via the church website at www.waylandbc.org/cddvd-order- form-2 OR complete an order form and drop it in the designated Media Ministry mailbox. Order forms and the mailbox can be found in the back of the sanctuary hanging on the column leading up to the balcony. Orders will be processed and available the Sunday following your request. Currently, CDs/DVDs are not available immediately following the regular worship service.