UPCOMING EVENTS

VIRTUAL EVENTS

COVID has changed “how” we do some things, but the work of ministry continues. Join us as we continue using a hybrid method to keep the connection.

WATTS CHAPEL MEMBER DATABASE (ACCESS ACS)
To log into Access ACS (WCMBC Member Database)

Go to the Resources and Events Menu
Click on Member Resources
Click ACS Member Login
Enter your email address (must match the email in your member profile)
Enter your password
If you forgot your password, click the link
If you need a login, click to register for an account.

To update your information in ACS:
Click the Home Menu and select My Profile
Click Edit (top right-hand corner)
Update any information that has changed.
To Update or Add your photo:
Click the Personal Photo button
Click Choose File and select your photo
Preview Photo
Save your Changes
WATTS CHAPEL MEMBER PICTURES

All members are requested to update their current picture or provide a picture for the member database so we may know who you are. If you joined our church family during the pandemic and have not uploaded a picture, or had your picture taken by the Photography Ministry, please provide your photo also.

Please follow the instructions for uploading your picture listed in the Watts Chapel Member Database section at the top of this page. Thank you for your support!

AWANA STUDENTS

Parents, click here to register your child for AWANA. Registration is held prior to the start of each session. Email awana@wattschapel.org for additional information.

Awana Volunteers

Please Click Here to join the team as a volunteer for Awana.

 

 

Baby Dedication

BABY DEDICATIONS WILL TAKE PLACE ON SUNDAY, APRIL 28TH after 10:30 am worship! Register to have your baby dedicated. Registration will close on Sunday, April 21, 2024 at 11:45 pm.

CLICK HERE to register your child for Baby Dedication

CHILDREN'S CHURCH/TEEN TALK

Join the Children & Youth Ministry for Children’s Church and Teen Talk during the 10:30 AM worship service. On 2nd Sundays, Elementary-school youth will have an opportunity to connect with each other and caring adults as they learn more about God in an engaging and interactive way. On 4th Sundays, Middle, and High School-aged youth will have an opportunity to connect with each other and caring adults as they discuss topics relevant to today’s teens while developing a biblical foundation to grow closer to God and each other.

CHOSEN - WORLD VISION MISSION INITIATIVE

Watts Chapel in partnership with the global organization World Vision, and we are part of the CHOSEN Campaign.

Thank you to each individual, family, and ministry who stepped up to sponsor a child in Rwanda. Through your commitment and generosity, over 200 children have been sponsored. Please stay in touch with your child and keep up with them. You may download the World Vision application if you haven’t already or communicate by logging into your World Vision account (https://www.worldvision.org/sponsorship).

If you want to mail a letter or package to your child(ren), please reference https://www.worldvision.org/sponsor-a-child/support-center/sending-letter-package for instructions.

If you have questions or need assistance at any time, please email chosen@wattschapel.org. Thank you for making a difference in the Rwandan community.

Individuals who would like to make a donation to this mission initiative may enter “CHOSEN” on the OTHER line of your envelope or online donation.

Email chosen@wattschapel.org with any questions or for additional information.

Click here for more information about CHOSEN. #BECHOSEN 

find your fit ministry fair

The Churchwide Find Your Fit Fair is on Sunday, April 14th, after both services in the Multipurpose Room.  Come get connected to Ministry at Watts!  All Ministries will be available to answer questions and sign up members that are ready to serve!  Come FIND YOUR FIT in Ministry!

GLOBAL 6K TEAM REGISTRATION

Watts Chapel, in conjunction with World Vision, will sponsor our annual hybrid Global 6K For Water on Saturday, May 18. This 6K is a global fundraising effort to raise money to bring clean water to many children around the world. The average distance many women and children in the developing world walk for water is 6K (3.7 miles).

The event will be held at Southeast Raleigh High School (2600 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh) from 9am-12pm.

When you register for the 6K, you’ll provide clean water to one person through your registration fee ($50 for adults, $25 for kids 18 and under). We hope that you’ll join the Watts Team and support this important and lifesaving effort. You may walk in person with us, in your neighborhood, or at a location of your choosing.

Every registration on March 22-24, Official Launch Weekend, will give 2 people clean water.

Enter promo code: CLEANWATER to receive $15 off every registration from now to April 10th.

Please share the information with your family/friends and encourage them to join the effort also.

CLICK HERE to register for the Watts Team.

GLOBAL 6K VOLUNTEERS

Watts Chapel, in conjunction with World Vision, will sponsor our annual hybrid Global 6K for Water on Saturday, May 18th.  This 6K global fundraising effort raises money to bring clean water to many children around the world.  The average distance to get to clean water in many underdeveloped countries is 6K or 3.7 miles.  VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED TO SERVE.  The event will be held at Southeast Raleigh High School (2600 Rock Quarry Road, Raleigh) from 9am-12pm.

CLICK HERE to volunteer.

Email chosen@wattschapel.org with any questions.

MEN OF WATTS (MOW)

Join the Men of Watts for “Virtual” Men’s TNT on the FIRST Tuesday of each month.

Click here to join the Men’s TNT Zoom Meeting.

MEDIA TEAM MEMBERS NEEDED

The Watts Chapel Media Team is looking for volunteers to assist with weekly broadcast production and social media. We are looking to build our team with anyone eager and willing to learn what it takes to operate cameras, direct, assist with social media, and assist with audio production. Email Sis. Simone Keith at wattschapelav@gmail.com if you are interested.

Mock Interview Workshop

The Career Development Ministry will host a Mock Interview workshop on Saturday, April 20, 2024, from 1:00-3:00 via ZOOM.  The Mock Interview will consist of a brief interview followed by individual feedback on attire, demeanor, and performance.  Participants will have the option of having the interview recorded on your telephone or other recording device for your personal review.  
 
CLICK HERE to register by Thursday, April 18th.

MONTHLY RUN/WALK CHALLENGE

The Health & Wellness Ministry is encouraging members to stay active and healthy. Members are invited to participate in the Run/Walk Challenge from April 1st-30th. Walk or run 50, 75, or 100 miles this month. Download the NRC (Nike Run Club) App on your Smartphone or Smartwatch. Come to participate in the month’s challenge, walk to finish strong! Email wellness@wattschapel.org to join the challenge or for more information.

NEW DISCIPLES ORIENTATION CLASSES

New Watts Chapel Members – Join the New Disciples Ministry for Virtual New Disciples Orientation classes which will be held via Zoom on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of *February, April, May, August, October, November and December.

*November and December classes will be held on the 2nd and 3rd Saturdays.

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Adult Sessions: 10:30 AM

Youth Sessions: 1:00 PM

Click the link below to log into your Virtual Zoom Class. Contact Sister Rhonda Raney at newdisciples@wattschapel.org with any questions.

Click here to join the Adult AND Youth New Disciples Orientation Class via Zoom.

paint and praise young adults event

Join the Young Adult Ministry for a Paint and Praise event on Saturday, April 20th, 11am-2pm in the Multipurpose Room.

Young Adults, age 18-35, are invited to attend.

Cost is $40 and includes your takeaway art piece and lunch.

CLICK HERE to register.

SATURDAY SMALL GROUP

Join Saturday Small Group each Saturday for their weekly study sessions. Sessions begin at 9 AM.

Join in the current study, “Life of Christ”, beginning on April 13th.

Click here to join the Adult Small Group Session via Zoom. 

Email  christianed@wattschapel.org for additional information.

Saturday small group lesson packet

Join the Virtual Saturday Small Group, Saturdays at 9 am.

CLICK HERE for the Lesson Packet.

SENIOR MINISTRY

The Watts Chapel Senior Ministry invites everyone age 55 and above to meet with them via Zoom every 3rd Tuesday at 10 AM. Guest speakers, Senior News, Senior health tips, trips, and more are how they keep their minds and bodies active. Join them for fun and fellowship and to connect with other like-minded Seniors. Email seniors@wattschapel.org for more information. 

Click here to join the Seniors’ Zoom Meeting.

St. Augustine Project

Watts Chapel will support St. Augustine University as they still have students on campus as they have moved to all online schooling. Watts will supply meals for brunch and dinner for 130 students EVERY DAY the week of April 15th through 21stTo help support this project, people are asked to give a $20 donation.  

CLICK HERE to donate.

If giving cash or check, please make sure you write “St. Aug” on the check or envelope.

TLC MINISTRY, CARE BUDDIES

The TLC Ministry provides prayer, encouragement and resource information to our Watts Chapel family members who are caring for elderly, special needs or disabled loved ones. Caregivers click here to complete the census form so we may better serve you. Also, TLC Ministry is seeking compassionate Care Buddy volunteers who can call, pray for, or lend a listening ear to our brothers and sisters as they care for their loved ones. If you would like to learn more about how you can help a Watts Chapel Caregiver, please contact us at tlcministry@wattschapel.org.

TRANSPORTATION TO WORSHIP

Watts Chapel’s Transportation Ministry will begin providing transportation to church for the 10:30 AM Worship Service on April 16 for riders within a 5-mile radius from the church’s address (3703 Tryon Road, Raleigh). Reservation requests may be made Monday mornings at 9 AM and must be received no later than 11 AM on the Friday prior to the upcoming Sunday Service. Transportation Waivers are required for each rider. Children 16 and under are required to be accompanied by an adult, 18 or older. Masks are required.

NOTE: Watts Chapel Transportation Vehicles are not equipped with wheelchair lift ramps.

Click here to request transportation to Sunday’s 10:30 AM worship service.

Click here for information about the transportation process.

TRIBE OF GAD TRIBAL EVENT

The Tribe of Gad (last names beginning with P & R) will have a Tribal Fellowship Event on Saturday, May 4th, 12pm-2pm.

Location:

Biltmore Hills Park
2615 Fitzgerald Drive
Raleigh, NC 27610
Shelter #2
Members with last names starting with P and R are encouraged and invited to attend.
WATTS CHAPEL COOKBOOK

WATTS GOOD TO EAT?  Get some good, down home recipes from your Watts Family in the “Culinary Creations” Cookbook.

Click Here to access the Cookbook online.

WATTS SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS-Apply for the Scholarships offered at Watts Chapel by April 15th.

CLICK HERE  for the Scholarship Application.

WATTS SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES

CLICK HERE to access the Guidelines for the Watts Scholarship opportunities.

WATTS SCHOLARSHIP PRESENTATION

CLICK HERE to access the slide presentation for the Watts Chapel Scholarship.

WOMEN OF WATTS (WOW)

Join the Women of Watts for “Virtual” Women’s TNT on the SECOND Tuesday of each month at 7 PM. All women ages 18 and above are encouraged to attend.

Click here to join the Women’s TNT Zoom Meeting.

VOTING INFORMATION

Please see pertinent voter information below.

Online Voter Registration Application: myNCDMV

Credible, up-to-date election and voter information: Home – Safe Voter NC

Online Voters Verification: Voter Search

Acceptable Voter IDs: Voter Photo ID-NCSBE

County Board of Election Contact Information: County BOE Information

 

EMPLOYMENT NEWS

If you are unemployed or underemployed, our website has a new resource to help you. As we learn of new employment opportunities in the Triangle area, we will post them. Please go to our HR Resources page. There you will find job openings, training opportunities, and more. In addition, if you know of job opportunities, please send the information to hr@wattschapel.org and we will post it for thirty days.

RIGHT NOW MEDIA

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