VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 11/7/18)—Stacy and Tim Reese from Massillon, Ohio, have been endorsed to serve as American Baptist International Ministries (IM) global servants in Haiti. The couple will serve in Discipleship and Community Development with IM partner in Haiti the Christian Association for Spreading the Gospel and Economic and Health Development. Stacy Reese’s professional […]
Written by Kevin Walden, Associate General Secretary for Congregational and Pastoral Effectiveness At the end of May, I joined American Baptist Churches of New Jersey’s Mission trip to Puerto Rico led by their disaster relief coordinator, Denise Gratzel. The logistics for the trip were coordinated through the American Baptist Home Mission Societies program: Rebuilding, Restoring, […]
Watch this story or read below to learn how mentors have influenced Darla Dee Turlington, a leading woman of American Baptist Churches USA. Recalling Mentor Rev. Dr. Robert Harvey: A Big Problem By Rev. Dr. Darla Dee Turlington “He told me he had a big problem with women in ministry. There are too few of […]
Watch this story or read below to learn how mentors have influenced Betty Wright Riggins, a leading woman of American Baptist Churches USA. Recalling Mentor Ella Pearson Mitchell: “She taught me how to have my own voice” By Rev. Betty Wright Riggins, Founder/Principal of TrustOne, Spiritual Direction and Leadership Coaching Rev. Dr. Ella Pearson Mitchell […]
Watch this story or read below to learn how mentors have influenced Alice Green, a leading woman of American Baptist Churches USA. Return to the American Baptist Women in Ministry Mentor Stories. Remembering Mentor Desiree Grogan By Rev. Alice Greene, Washington, DC She was the first woman to be ordained at Shiloh Baptist Church in […]
American Baptist Women’s Ministries, together with Baptist World Alliance Women’s Department, calls American Baptist women to gather in their churches and communities on (or near) the first Monday of November to pray for one another, engage in Bible study and reflections, and give an offering that will empower women and girls. Your “Day of Prayer” […]
Please pray for wisdom for the leaders in the United States government, that they work through the days ahead to come to a swift resolution. May your hand be upon them. “The tragedy of yet another government shutdown is that at the very time we are trying to encourage the formation of democracies in other […]
Originally published July 11, 2013 by Bob Allen, Associated Baptist Press, published by The Baptist Standard. Click here to view full story. OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (ABP)—Two hundred years after the first American Baptist missionaries arrived in Burma, American Baptist Churches USA and the Myanmar Baptist Convention look forward to a new chapter of cooperation and […]
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Mission Summit 2013: An American Baptist Biennial Gathering is here! Prebiennial events are happening today, and tomorrow marks the official start. DOWNLOAD THE MISSION SUMMIT 2013 PROGRAM BOOK On-site registration is available in Overland Park at the Overland Park Convention Center. Visit www.americanbaptists2013.com for more information!