If you are ever in the northeastern part of Maryland, not far from the Delaware state line, you may have an encounter that is common in our community. A young, slender man with curly hair may approach you and extend a half-fisted handshake.
The Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware (BCM/D) annual women’s conference, “Breathless,” will run from 9 a.m. to noon on September 19. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the popular event will be on Zoom, offering even more women an opportunity to participate.
Tropical Storm Isaias slammed into Delaware on August 7 with winds, rain, and a record-breaking 29.2-mile tornado that left a path of devastation of thousands of dollars of property damage, several injuries, and the death of one woman.
Students from Tri-County Baptist Church (TCBC) in Damascus, Maryland, led by Kris Buckman, TCBC director of children's ministry, along with Tom Mullings, a volunteer youth leader, headed to Skycroft Conference Center in early August for a day of missions and fun.
David Burt stepped down from his role as “co-bivocational” pastor of First Baptist Church of Thurmont (FBCT), in Maryland, on July 26. He is transitioning to “semi-retirement.” The church sent David and his wife, Tunnea, off with a farewell picnic.
Members of the historic Watersedge Baptist Church in Dundalk, Maryland, near the Baltimore City line, called Ken Ledwell as pastor. His first official Sunday was July 12. Ledwell formerly served as associate pastor of First Baptist Church of Beltsville (FBCB) in Maryland.
Freedom Church in Baltimore is having a Vacation Bible School “in a box” from August 10 to 14. The theme is “Wilderness Escape.” Families can register online and they’ll receive a VBS kit filled with craft materials and other activities. Students from ages four through 13 can watch interactive videos and interact with an online VBS community.