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Seeking a Youth & Children’s Minister

Seeking a Youth & Children’s Minister


Posted By on Oct 7, 2019

Dortches Baptist Church (Rocky Mount, NC) is seeking a Minister of Children and Youth. Responsibilities include administering, planning and overseeing spiritual needs and events for children and youth K – 12 grade. We are seeking a leader who will be able to communicate and implement new ministry ideas and activities, embracing Cooperative Baptist principles, utilizing an already established volunteer base. Candidates should be...

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Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat


Posted By on Sep 28, 2019

Come and enjoy a fun filled evening! We will have great food, a Hayride, Bubbles the Clown, Movies, a Bounce Slide and of course candy!! October 19th – Starts at 6:00 PM Help us spread the word by sharing our Facebook Event.

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BBQ Pork Fundraiser Nov. 1st

BBQ Pork Fundraiser Nov. 1st


Posted By on Sep 11, 2019

NOTE: Online Sales have been discontinued at this time. Please check with us the day of the fundraiser to see if we have available tickets. Eat in or Take Out. Cost: $8.00 Join us Friday, November 1, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM for our BBQ Pork Fundraiser. (Lunch Only) Delivery can be arranged for orders of 10 plates or more (See below for details). How to Purchase:  You may purchase tickets in advance from a church member, or...

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VBS 2019 Recap

VBS 2019 Recap


Posted By on Jun 13, 2019

Our kids had a great time at VBS this year – To Mars and Beyond. It was an out of this world adventure where voyagers explored the wonders of space, while learning the truth of the Creator. Watch this video to see how much fun we...

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VBS 2019

VBS 2019


Posted By on May 17, 2019

Dortches Baptist Church invites your child to join us for a cosmic adventure! To Mars and Beyond Join us as we help kids discover the wonders of God’s universe. They’ll become Voyagers on a journey through space, exploring where God’s power can take them. Along the way, they’ll learn how God walked with heroes of the Bible, and that God is always with them, too. June 9 – June 13 6:00 PM – 8:10 PM...

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Easter Schedule

Easter Schedule


Posted By on Mar 23, 2019

Celebrate the Risen Savior at Dortches Baptist Church this Easter Season. Our regular worship schedule will be different for Easter Sunday. The morning will begin with an Easter SONrise service, followed by an Easter breakfast, Sunday School, and our Easter Cantata. We will not have our First Sunday Breakfast or Biscuits & Bible Study for our youth, as these experiences will be combined on Easter Sunday with our Easter Breakfast....

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Spring Fling-Glow in the Dark Easter Egg Hunt. Join us for games, food and a glow in the dark Easter Egg Hunt. Please note preschoolers will egg hunt indoors. April 13, 2019 from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM Help us spread the word by liking and sharing our Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2026173784353704/

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Come prepared for a special day of worship this Sunday,December 16, 2018. Now that the snow has melted, our children’s Christmas program will take place in the Sanctuary at 11AM on the December 16th.Come support our children and receive the Message of Christmas through drama,as the children share their gifts of time and talent. Then, come back at 5PM for our Adult Christmas Cantata as we celebrate in song, through their program called...

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Happy ThanksLIVING

Happy ThanksLIVING


Posted By on Nov 18, 2018

Happy ThanksLIVING You are ready for Thanksgiving, but are you ready for ThanksLIVING? Listen as Pastor Phil describes a new way of life through ThanksLIVING, based on Philippians 4:6-9. If you learn how to live your life with ThanksLIVING, it will transform your mundane life; your everyday interactions with people; how you face problems and adversity; how you deal with pain and suffering....

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Campfire Movie Night

Campfire Movie Night


Posted By on Nov 7, 2018

Join us clock Friday, November 30, 2018 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM for a free Campfire Movie Night.   The children will also watch “A Charlie Brown Christmas” on an outdoor screen. Our youth will hang out in the youth room with a movie of their own.   There will be games for the kids. Please bring your own chair. Invite a neighbor or friend.     Help us spread the word by marking our Facebook Event as going and sharing...

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Rest in the Lord on WHIG-TV

Rest in the Lord on WHIG-TV


Posted By on Oct 9, 2018

What is Rest in the Lord?
Rest in the Lord is a ministry project of Dortches Baptist Church to provide quality mattresses to those in need. We are currently seeking donations to provide mattresses for Hurricane Florence victims in North Carolina.

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Fall Festival 2018

Fall Festival 2018


Posted By on Oct 2, 2018

Join us for a fun time at our fall festival!   Saturday, October 27th 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.   Bring the whole family to our fall festival.  Come in costume to add to the fun.   We will have games with prizes in the Family Life Center for the children.  Parents and adults will not leave empty handed either, as we will have bingo and door prizes. We will also have an old fashioned cake walk, located in the Small Dining...

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125th Anniversary Reflection Video

125th Anniversary Reflection Video


Posted By on Sep 23, 2018

  All these people died still believing what God had promised them. They did not receive what was promised, but they saw it all from a distance and welcomed it. -Hebrews 11:13 (NLT)   One hundred and twenty-five years ago, a handful of men and women, both passionate for our community as well as God, embarked on a mission. They engaged their imaginations and partnered with God to envision a church – what we now know as...

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125th Anniversary Celebration

125th Anniversary Celebration


Posted By on Aug 23, 2018

HOMECOMING: SEPTEMBER 23th   All these people died still believing what God had promised them. They did not receive what was promised, but they saw it all from a distance and welcomed it. -Hebrews 11:13 (NLT)   One hundred and twenty-five years ago, a handful of men and women, both passionate for our community as well as God, embarked on a mission. They engaged their imaginations and partnered with God to envision a church – what...

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VBS 2018 Follow-Up Video (Shipwrecked)

VBS 2018 Follow-Up Video (Shipwrecked)


Posted By on Jul 1, 2018

Our kids had a great time at Shipwrecked VBS this year. The kids ventured onto an uncharted island where they learned to survive and thrive. Anchored in the truth that Jesus carries them through life’s storms, all who attended experienced the truth of the Gospel in creative fun ways. Watch this video to see how much fun we had!  ...

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