New River Baptist Association
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
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Church Happenings


Praise Reports - Prayer Requests - Announcements
Bethlehem Baptist Church is seeking a part time church pianist.  All interested candidates can apply at Bethlehem Baptist Church (100 Half Moon Church Road) during normal office hours (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM), Monday - Friday.  If there are any questions, please contact Michelle Riggs at 340-2307. 

Catalyst Church will be hosting Camp Butterfly on June 21, 2019.  This free day camp is for children, ages 5-16, who have experienced the loss of a loved one.  It will held from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.  There will be age appropriate group activities in a safe and supportive environment with trained grief counselors.  The deadline to apply is June 13.  To request an application, send an email to or call 888-814-8904.
Kellum Baptist Church is seeking to fill TWO part-time positions.  One is an audio-visual position in support of audio-visual systems during all services (Sunday morning and evening, and Wednesday evening).  They are also seeking a part-time music minister, 15-25 hours per week, pay commensurate with experience, and could potentially become full time if requirements dictate.  If you are interested, please contact Kristal Humphrey, Personnel Chairman, at or (910) 330-2231.  Salary is commensurate with experience. 
Maysville FBC will be having a VBS walk-a-thon to raise money for the Baptist Children's Homes, on June 19 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM, in the church parking lot.  The children participating will have sponsors who will pay $1.00 for each lap they complete.  For more information, contact Billie Jordan at or call the church office at (910) 743-8071.

Swansboro First Baptist Church is hosting a National Day of Volunteer Youth Ministry training on Saturday, September 21, from 9:00-11:30 AM at the church (614 West Corbett St.).  Early bird registration is encouraged for best price.  For more information, please contact the church office at 326-5768 or to register, visit


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Prayers For Camron

2019 Update - Praise the Lord it has been over a year now since Camron's last treatment and he was able to go to the prom on 4/6/19!
Update #3 - Praise the Lord the chemo port was removed on 6/29/18!
Update #2 - Praise the Lord Camron finished his last chemo treatment in January 2018! 
Update #1 - Praise the Lord Camron is in remission!  He still needs our prayers as he continues to take chemo treatments in order to stay in remission.

Please remember Camron Yopp in prayer as he has been diagnosed with Leukemia.  Camron is the son of Jody (Staci) Yopp, Pastor at Kellum, and the grandson of Sandy and Norma Bain.  A facebook page called Prayers for Camron has been created.  Please like this page to let them know that you are praying.