MORNING STAR BAPTIST CHURCH

SPRING CRUSADE 2015
Dr. Gina M. Stewart, Dr. Marcus D. Cosby, Dr. Rudolph W. McKissick, Jr.,
and Bishop Dwayne C. Debnam

Morning Star

Baptist Church

 

Graduation Recognition Sunday - It’s Celebration Time!  On Sunday, July 19thduring the 11:30 a.m. service, Morning Star will recognize our high school and college graduates.  If you graduated high school, trade/vocational school, college or graduate/professional school this academic year, we encourage you to register and participate. Registration forms are available in the lobby, church office and on our website. If you have questions, please contact Minister Sammie Dow at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We need your information by Sunday, July 5GraduatesRegistrationForm.pdf

Book Scholarships Available.  Morning Star will award a select number of book scholarships to recent high school graduates pursuing undergraduate studies for the first time beginning this fall. Applications are available in the lobby following service, the church office and on our website. If you have questions, please contact Minister Sammie Dow at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Sunday, July 5 is the deadline for all applications.

 MSBC Back to School Outreach Project

We are lifting special offerings for the MSBC Back to School Outreach Project.  Goal is to purchase 300-500 backpacks to provide every MSBC grade school student, along with students in the Catonsville and Woodlawn communities a backpack filled with supplies.  Please make your donations through our Church missions offerings.  Thank you.


 Save the Date

Saturday, August 15, 2015

We Want You To

GET CAUGHT SERVING

Specific service opportunities will be detailed soon. For now, save the date and help us get started on one of our major outreach projects. We want to distribute 300-500 backpacks to MSBC and community (Catonsville and Woodlawn) children and youth. You can help:

  • Donate school supplies between July 1 and August 1st. Bins are located in the lobby.
  • Give a monetary gift of any amount through your offering envelope or on-line through In Fellowship. If using your offering envelope, just make a note for school supply donation/the amount.

Thanks for your help and get ready to GET CAUGHT SERVING on August 15th.



Help Our Marketing Team
Can you help our Marketing Team with the development of graphics and making website updates.  If so, contact Dr. Anthony Brown at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (443) 324-8626.


CDL Drivers Needed - MSBC is in need of volunteer CDL drivers with "passenger endorsement" to help our Transportation Ministry. If interested please contact Deaconess Faye Marvin at (410) 265-7460, ext. 118.


 Episodes in Excellence

The Support beyond your regular ministry responsibilities - responding to the ministry emergency - the extraordinary care you provide for a member in a crisis - the help you provide which made a crucial difference for a ministry event. We're calling these Episodes in Excellence and beginning this month we're applauding MSBC volunteers and staff who step in, perform and make a difference. Submit your "member episodes" for consideration at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Include the member name, your name and the reason for the nomination. Photos (when available) are also welcomed.


  Employment Opportunity


T
he Renaissance Center has immediate openings for a Counselor position and resumes are being accepted for a contractual LCSW-C & LCPC.  The Counselor must be licensed and will provide individual and family therapy to children, teenagers and an adult population within a Christian environment.  This position is part-time with day/evening and weekend hours.  A Master’s Degree is required.  If you are interested, please contact Deaconess Faye Marvin, Director of Human Resources, at (410) 265-7460, ext. 118 or email your resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Resumes can also be faxed to (410) 265-7294.  


 

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 New After Hours Emergency Line Available

The Ministry has instituted an after-hours emergency line.  In the event of an emergency, you can now call (443) 610-2795 for immediate assistance.  Emergency situations include, but are not limited to: 

  • - The Loss of A Loved One 
  • - Family Emergencies 
  • - Illness or Hospital Visitations

During regular business hours, the Main Church office can provide information and direction regarding these issues.  The office, which is staffed between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., can assist with other needs including: 

  • - Financial Assistance 
  • - Christian Counseling 
  • - A Need To Meet with the Pastor 
  • - Prayer 
  • - Weddings 
  • - Baby Blessings 
  • - Daycare Services 
  • - How to Join a Ministry 
  • - Emergency Cancellation Information 

Reach the Main Church office at (410) 747-3417.  At Morning Star we want our members and their families to know we are “here when you need us.”  Why?  Because You Matter! 


 

Are you in need of GED preparation, computer skills, professional development or tutorial skills? The Center for Excellence is just the place for you.  To find out how to access these services or to use your spiritual gifts as a volunteer please contact Minister Victoria Boswell for more information at 410-747-3417.

 

Volunteer Drivers Needed

The Ministry is in need of “volunteer van drivers”  and volunteer drivers with “CDL license with passenger endorsement” to assist in transporting our membership for various activities.  Please contact Deaconess Faye Marvin at(410) 747-3417 or JoAnn Wilson at (410) 265-7460 for additional information. 
 


Men In Prayer - The Brothers are in prayer each Tuesday night from 6-7pm. All brothers are encourage to come out for one hour for Men in Prayer. Believe Me - It Will Change Your Life!