Join us Friday March 20 as we head to Trinity Baptist in Raleigh for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of North Carolina Annual Gathering! We’ll take the church van from Benson in the morning and return after worship on  Friday evening. Read more below!

 

What is it?  

The CBFNC Annual Gathering is a coming together of North Carolina Cooperative Baptist congregations held around the state each March. The Annual Gathering features large group worship, break-out sessions, fellowship meals, music, and more! 

 

Is there a cost? 

The event is free, but there is a cost for lunch and dinner (provided on site). The cost is $27 for both meals and can be paid to the church office when you sign-up (call or email Debbie: debbie@bensonbaptist.org).

 

What’s the Schedule for Friday, March 20? 

7:30am 

Depart Benson Baptist Church

8:00 am

Registration, Exhibit Hall and  Living Water Cafe opens

On-site registration will be available.

 

9:00-10:30am

Workshop Session 1

A variety of workshops will be offered including topics related to Bible study, practical ministry, and our theme of Embracing Kingdom Community.

 

10:45am-12:00pm

Opening Worship

Join us to hear about kingdom embracing communities around our state. Our featured preachers will be Paul Anderson and Randy McKinney.

 

12:00-1:30pm

Lunch

 

1:30-2:30pm

3:00-4:00pm

Workshop Sessions 2 & 3

A variety of workshops will be offered including topics related to Bible study, practical ministry, and our theme of Embracing Kingdom Community. There will be a 30 minute break between sessions.

To view a list of the workshops, click here.

 

4:15-5:00pm

Business Session

The new Mission & Ministry Funding Plan as well as new council members will be presented during this session.

 

5:00-6:30pm

Dinner

Provided by Raleigh Food Truck ministry, “And Also With Que”

 

6:30-7:30pm

Closing Worship

We will end our time together in worship. Jerusha Neal, professor at Duke Divinity School, will bring our sermon. The Chowan University Choir will provide music.

9:00pm

Arrive back in Benson

 

More information at cbfncag.com.