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Week of Jun 11

Coming This Sunday

Guest Speaker - Dr. Charles Quarles -"Remember!" | Jun 11

Luke 22:14-23

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Prayer Gathering

Hebrews 4:16 says, “Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need.”

Anyone interested in joining with fellow CBC members/attenders is invited to gather in the Worship Center this Sunday at 5:00 p.m. for a time of united prayer as we humbly bow before God’s throne to seek His will for our church.  

Annual Business Meeting

We will gather for our Annual Business Meeting on Wednesday, June 21 at 7:00 p.m. The church will vote on the proposed 2023-2024 Financial Ministry Plan along with other business items which are included in the published agenda. Members and attenders were emailed the Financial Ministry Plan and the Agenda yesterday.  Hard copies of both will be available at the Connections Desk in the Gathering Hall on Sunday morning. All are welcome to attend the meeting. However, only members 18 and older may participate in any voting.  Please make plans to attend this important meeting.  

Budget Q & A - Sunday, June 18 and Monday, June 19

There will be two Question & Answer sessions with the Finance Team prior to the business meeting for you to ask any questions on the proposed budget. The first Q&A is Sunday, June 18 immediately following the morning service, and the second is Monday evening, June 19 at 6:00. Both meetings will be in the Fellowship Hall. Hard copies of the Agenda and Financial Ministry Plan, along with some other supporting information, is available at the Connections Desk in the Gathering Hall. 

The Lord's Supper - Sunday

We will recognize and honor the Lord's Supper on Sunday, June 11 during the Worship Service at 10:30 a.m.  Please join us in remembrance of the Lord's Table.

Senior Adult Patriotic Celebration - Thursday, June 29

CBC Senior Saints! Make plans to attend “A Southern Gospel Patriotic Celebration” on Thursday, June 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Following a fellowship dinner, guest soloist Shawn Bradshaw will present an evening of patriotic and Southern Gospel music! You won’t want to miss it! Details and registration information will be coming soon, but mark your calendars now and save the date!   

Missions Prayer Focus -Moldova

Greg Burton is our partner in Moldova. Through him, we have the opportunity to pray for two communities there, Tiganca and Larga. Pray for Greg as he ministers to these communities. Moldovans lead the church planting in both towns. Ask God to bring to them those adults and students who are ready to hear the gospel. During summer outreach camps, kids take a craft and a gospel message home to their families each day. Thank the Lord for this ministry opportunity. Pray that He will touch the hearts of many as they learn from the Bible.

Member Class

New Member Class #2 will be held this Sunday, June 11 at 9:00 am in Room A-03. There are 2 sessions that are required parts of our membership process. The classes do not need to be taken in order. If you are interested in church membership, please speak with a Deacon at the conclusion of the worship service.

Student Life Groups

Student Life Groups have resumed and are meeting Sundays at 9:00 a.m. There will be a time of fellowship, worship, devotion, and refreshments. The topic for June is Godly Wisdom.

Beth Slusher is leading with help from Han Ng and Will Allen. More volunteers are needed. Please join us!
For more information contact Beth Slusher at or 929-961-8023.


  • We are urgently seeking any volunteers who are able to serve as a greeter on Sundays. Email Bruce Christiansen at
  • We are in need of a new Church Clerk, one of the officers of the church. This person’s main responsibility is to record and produce the minutes of church business meetings. If interested contact Kim Faucette in the church office or at

Saltshakers Registration Open for '23-'24

Saltshakers registration is now open for next year. The study of the Gospel of Luke begins on September 19th with morning and evening classes available.  There are preschool and homeschool programs offered as well.  Online registration is required.  Click below for more information or contact Karen Jennette at   

Click here: Saltshakers

Last Sunday Attendance & Contributions

Birthdays at CBC

Click below to see who has a birthday this week.

Missed Last Sunday's Sermon?

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Member Directory Access

Need to contact a fellow member, but not sure how?

Staff Anniversaries

Congratulations to Kim Faucette, Associate Pastor on completing 17 years at Christ Baptist on June 1. We also wish to congratulate Bruce Oliver for completing 2 years at Christ Baptist on May 17. Thank you both for your commitment to serve well.

Contributions to Christ Church Windsor

Christ Church Windsor will be 100% independent from CBC as of June 30, 2023.  They can now receive contributions directly by giving at or mailing your check to:
Christ Church Windsor
1540 Main Street, Unit 218 PMB214
Windsor, CO  80550-7914

Please note:  Any designated giving for Christ Church Windsor received by CBC after June 2023 will be handled as designated Missions Giving and not forwarded to Christ Church Windsor.  We appreciate your prayerful consideration to continue supporting our Windsor plant by giving to them directly.

A Cancellation

Vacation Bible School for 2023 at Christ Baptist Church has been cancelled.

Charlie Colgan's Celebration of Life Service

Thank you to the many who have shown an outpouring of love and support after the loss of our leader and shepherd at Christ Baptist Church, Charlie Colgan. We praise God for the hundreds of lives that Charlie impacted for Jesus Christ. Continue to pray for the Colgan family in the days ahead.

You may watch the recording of this week's Celebration of Life service for Pastor Charlie by clicking the link below:

Charlie Colgan's Celebration of Life Service

Colgan Family Support Fund

Please continue to pray for Pastor Charlie's family. Donations for the Colgan Family Support Fund for education and living expenses should be made to GiveSendGoClick on the link below to donate:

Staff Update

We are pleased to introduce Heather Johns as Part-time Administrative Assistant.  Heather is now serving on our front desk and she will assume some of the receptionist and administrative duties in the church office.

Heather is mom to two adult children.  She writes Christian fiction with themes of redemption under the pen name Heather Royce. She has been involved in the homeschool community in Raleigh, taught at Trinity Academy of Raleigh, and has a Masters degree in Teaching.   She is in her sixth year in Saltshakers at CBC.  Converting Hearts Ministries has been close to her heart, and she has volunteered there in a various capacities. In her free time, she enjoys playing Pickleball and taking long walks with her dogs at her home in Creedmoor. She is looking forward to being a part of the team at CBC. Please give her a warm welcome when you see her!

Guest Speaker

This Sunday, May 28th, Dr. Jim Shaddix will be preaching at Christ Baptist Church.  Dr. Shaddix serves as Professor of Preaching at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, occupying the W. A. Criswell Chair of Expository Preaching. He also serves as a Senior Fellow for the Center for Preaching and Pastoral Leadership, which exists to resource pastors in local churches. He has pastored churches in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana and Colorado, and also served as Dean of the Chapel and Professor of Preaching at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in New Orleans, LA.

Dr. Shaddix is the author of The Passion Driven Sermon (Broadman & Holman, 2003), Decisional Preaching (Rainer, 2019), and co-author of Power in the Pulpit (Moody, 1999, 2017) and Progress in the Pulpit (Moody, 2017), both with Jerry Vines, 2 Peter and Jude (Broadman & Holman, 2018) with Danny Akin, and Psalms 51-100 (Broadman & Holman, 2020) with David Platt and Matt Mason, both in the Christ-Centered Exposition commentary series.  

Jim and his wife, Debra, focus much of their attention on discipling and mentoring young leaders and spouses. They have three grown children and ten grandchildren.

2023 Czech Republic Conversational English Camp

Missions opportunity for anyone who speaks English and enjoys outdoor recreation with children!! Join us on March 12 immediately after the worship service for a Czech Missions Trip Interest Meeting. From June 30-July 9, a group will be traveling to the Czech Republic to lead conversational English camps. We will meet in room A4 following the Sunday morning service. We look forward to helping these children practice spoken English while we demonstrate the love of Christ to them.  Be sure to stop by the information table in the Gathering Hall.

Ushers Needed!

We have a need for more people to serve as an usher during our Sunday worship services.  Any Christ Baptist church members interested in serving on a CBC Usher team, please contact Bob Martin for more details: or 919-614-1488.

Happy Birthday to Christ Church in Windsor, CO!

Christ Church in Windsor, Colorado, has celebrated its 4th anniversary as a church! Praise God for His blessings as this church plant of CBC is achieving the goal of “increasing joy in Jesus” in Windsor and around the world. Thank God for those who have gone out from CBC and serve in the congregation: Andy Duke family, Gerald Frank family, Jeff Green family, and Jarret Slusher.

CBC at With Love From Jesus-April 22

CBC will serve at WLFJ on Saturday, April 22, at 9 a.m. This is a great opportunity to share the gospel, pray for the lost, and serve them with groceries, household goods, furniture and clothes. Click below for more details.

LOVE LIFE Prayer Walk - THIS SATURDAY, 9:00 a.m.

This Mother's Day weekend, we have the opportunity to participate in Week 14 of the Love Life Prayer Walks. The walk is this Saturday, May 13 at 9:00 a.m. It is a peaceful and structured event, allowing us to publicly express our love for God and for moms and their unborn children.  After a 10 minute walk from the gathering point, the group will pray, sing, and listen to speakers who explain the realities that Love Life seeks to change.

You can join us! Go to the link below, then click on "VIEW LOCATIONS" and "JOIN PRAYER TEAM" under Raleigh, NC to register:

For more information talk to Margaret Beaman, or email us at:   

GriefShare Spring Session - January 19 - April 23, 2023

CBC is here to help encourage you to find your hope in Jesus Christ through the challenging times in life, including through the loss of a loved one.   Please join us for the 13-week Spring session of Grief Share, beginning on Thursday morning, January 19 at 10:00 am - 12 noon. The classes will meet in room LL-02, located on the Lower Level of the Classroom Building.  Registration is required, and the cost is $20.  Click below to register now:

GriefShare Spring Session 2023

Installation of New Elders and Deacons

We are excited to install new Elders and Deacons this Sunday, January 8, during the Worship Service. The two elders are Craig George and Jerry Anderson. Both Craig and Jerry have served previously as elders and they have agreed to serve again.

The new deacons are:

  • Roger Heeren
  • Bob Cardon
  • Bob Stevens
  • Stephen Cartwright

 We are very thankful that these men have agreed to serve the Lord in these roles at CBC.  Please be in prayer for them and all the elders and deacons.  

Act 2 Sunday - April 30

Please join us for Acts 2 Sunday. We are excited to officially welcome our new members THIS Sunday, April 30 during the worship service.

 Click below for more details:

 New Members

Facility Use

For up to date event information or to request a date on the calendar/room at the church, first visit our website calendar. Please submit all calendar dates/facility requests online via the Calendared Event Request Form. All areas and rooms, including conference rooms, must be reserved in advance, to avoid schedule conflicts and for door lock/unlock and HVAC schedule to be set for you.

Calendar or Facility Reservation