"I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the Lord" Psalm 122:1
Women’s Missionary Union (WMU)
Delrayno Women’s Missionary Union (WMU) was organized November 10, 1960 with Mrs. N.W. Weldon as the first WMU Director.The WMU held their first monthly meeting on Monday, November 28, 1960.The WMU offers a strong group of women that focuses on the objectives of the Women’s Missionary Union:praying for missions, engaging in mission action, and witnessing, learning about missions, supporting missions, developing spiritually toward a mission’s lifestyle, and participating in the work of the church and denomination.As a mission’s ministry, the WMU encourages and provides opportunities for all church members to be aware and involved in missions.
The WMU (Irene Talley Circle) meets for its monthly meetings on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm in our church fellowship hall.
WOW (Women of the World)
Delrayno Baptist WMU supports the following missions through monetary donations and observance programs:Annie Armstrong Easter Offering, Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, North Carolina Baptist Missions, and North Carolina Baptist Disaster Relief Fund.
The WMU is very active in the following activities / events (just to list a few)
Assisting Brotherhood with Easter Eggstravaganza: preparing desserts and candy for an Easter Egg hunt
Assisting Brotherhood with their annual Christmas party at nursing homes: preparing desserts and helping with gifts
Adopting a family during Christmas and providing gifts
Assisting the Brotherhood with pre-game meals for high school football teams: preparing desserts and decorating the fellowship hall
Adopted an elementary school: preparing snacks or meal for staff during parent teacher conferences
Making and delivering sunshine baskets for the shut-ins
Making blessing bags for homeless people in our community
In order to monetarily support mission offerings and mission work, the WMU holds two fund raisers each year.In March and October, during our church’s annual BBQ Chicken plate sale, the WMU holds a bake sale, and church members donate items for specific projects.
Delrayno Baptist Church 1315 College Street Oxford, North Carolina 27565 Church Phone# 919-693-3187 Facebook: Delrayno Baptist Church