DONEGAL TO DANVILLE – 2024

On July 19th Calvary Baptist Church will sponsor and host a group of 17 youth and adults from Donegal, Ireland! We are very excited about the events that we will enjoy with the events throughout the twelve days they will be spending with us. There are nine adults and eight youth. The adults will stay in the homes of some of our members, however the youth will be staying in a country home in Ringgold with two of our host members. They will arrive on Friday, July 19th in Charlotte, NC. Saturday, July 20th a picnic is scheduled for our church family to meet and get to know our special guests at Calvary. Sunday, July 21st the Irish team will conduct Sunday School and the worship service. A catered lunch will be provided for the team and hosts after service. Then they will get ready for our VBS ~ “Run the Race” which they will also conduct for three days, July 21, 22 and 23rd, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm each evening. They will attend a Youth Rally on Wednesday at Rivermont Church from 6-8 PM. Thursday, July 25th, they will enjoy a day at Wet & Wild in Greensboro. Friday, July 26 a Women’s Luncheon will be held at 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Calvary (must sign up previously). The Irish ladies will give their testimonies. The men will enjoy a river walk and lunch and that evening all will get to attend a baseball game in Greensboro. Saturday, they will attend The Tabernacle for a “Sports Day” event 3-6pm. They will also participate in the worship services at the Tabernacle on Sunday. That evening Calvary will have a Farewell Reception at 5 pm with an ice cream social. Monday, July 29th they will enjoy a day at Fairystone Park and depart Tuesday, July 30th in Charlotte, NC to return to Ireland. We pray for their safety throughout this time and look forward to the opportunity to spend this valuable time with our brothers and sisters.

Irish Team
Fundraisers in Ireland
Working with Fundraisers
Run the Race – Vacation Bible School