For a detailed schedule of plenary sessions, workshops, and exhibitor booth activities and meetings available to registered attendees of the 2021 Biennial Mission Summit, click on the following link: This calendar will be available soon. Please check back.
…is not something most pastors relish doing. We approach the task with fear and trepidation, at our best, and at our worst, we avoid it entirely. We know that Jesus talked about money a lot, but we prefer to think he didn’t mean we should too. We know that money is a touchy subject, along […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/10/21)—The Advisory Team of American Baptist Women in Ministry (ABWIM) will host a workshop, Radical. Redeemed. Ready: Imagining New Possibilities for Women in Ministry, during the online ABCUSA Biennial Mission Summit on June 25 at 4 p.m. EDT. The workshop will feature the key leaders of ABWIM’s upcoming June 2022 “Celebrating […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/9/21)—In a report to the board of directors at its virtual meeting June 7-8, the Rev. Rothangliani Chhangte, senior associate for Strategic Initiatives and Relationships, said American Baptist Home Mission Societies distributed more than $3 million in grants last year. Included in that total is $637,577 earmarked for disaster recovery and […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/9/21)—The American Baptist Churches USA Board of General Ministries met virtually on Thursday, June 3-Friday, June 4. The board meeting occurred prior to the ABCUSA Biennial Mission Summit, which will meet online June 24-26, 2021. President Karen Podsiadly called the meeting to order with a warm welcome to all attendees and […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/9/21)—Our Biennial Mission Summit Theme: “SOMETHING INSIDE SO STRONG” – Black American Baptists and Mental Health. With increasing reasons for despair, trauma, and risk, what internal strength do we have to help us heal, to make us stronger? Isaiah 30:18 VIRTUAL EXHIBIT BOOTH Come to the Black Caucus’ exhibit booth during […]
As you are planning out your June 2021 schedule for American Baptist events, please consider these events from American Baptist Women’s Ministries: Prior to the Biennial Mission Summit American Baptist Women’s Ministries (ABWM) continues the tradition, even during a pandemic, to host our Women and AB GIRLS’ Day prior to the Biennial Mission Summit. We […]
Accidents happen. We’ve all heard it. We all know it. Yet, when it comes to accidents, injuries, or illnesses that sideline someone from work, many people think that they only happen to somebody else. Read more about the benefits of disability insurance in MMBB’s May 2021 article.
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/7/21) This year’s ABHS-hosted “biennial breakfast” takes on a new twist: you do not have to make your way to a convention center before 7:00 a.m. on a Sunday morning! Join the American Baptist Historical Society for its Biennial Mission Summit event online, Friday, June 25, at 1:00 p.m. EDT/10:00 a.m. […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/7/21)—American Baptist Home Mission Societies and Judson Press announce that the beloved quarterly group study resource “Judson Bible Journeys for Adults”—also known as “Journeys”—will launch in fall 2021 as “Journeys—Judson Bible Lessons” with a fresh, new look and lesson redesign. “We are seeking to continue to offer a study resource for […]