News & Notes  August 2018



Hear these inspiring keynote speakers at November's Space for Grace in Philadelphia: Central Baptist Theological Seminary's Dr. Molly T. Marshall; Rev. Dr. Raphael Warnock of Ebenezer Baptist Church, Atlanta; Rev. Dr. Amy Butler of The Riverside Church, New York City; and Virginia Union University's Rev. Dr. Corey D.B. Walker.

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Clergy and seminarians in their 20s through early 40s from 16 American Baptist regions recently participated in "Connect 2018," the first gathering of ABHMS' American Baptist Young Adult Clergy Network.

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At its recent meeting, ABHMS' board was updated on renovations of its new office space along with the 'Rebuilding, Restoring, Renewing Puerto Rico' initiativeThe group prayed for World Refugee Day and the immigration crisis.

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Learn how an ABHMS staff member exemplifies the resiliency of the people 
of Puerto Rico, reaping the rewards of her efforts nine months after 
Hurricane Maria ravaged the island.

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With children soon heading back to school, August's "Discipleship Matters" bulletin insert offers tips for a smooth transition. Download it at abhms.org > Publications & Resources > Discipleship Matters.
 
 

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Become a better Sunday school or Bible study teacher with " Teacher Training with Jesus: 10 Lessons from the Master." Retailing for $14.99 at judsonpress.com, the book features lessons and vignettes.
 
 

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