National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc.

Rev. Samuel C. Tolbert, Jr., DMin, President

Rev. S.C. Dixon, General Secretary


Transportation from Airport
NBCA has a special discounted shuttle price for transportation to and from the Louis Armstrong International Airport.  Please note that reservations must be made at least 24 hours prior to your flight arrival time. Please click on the Discounted Airport Shuttle link below to make your reservations today.  In addition, you can click on the Shuttle Airport Map link to download information on where to get on the shuttle.

Discounted Airport Shuttle
Shuttle Airport Map

Remember these few simple rules-

  • You must book your reservation at least 24 hours prior to your flight arrival time.
  • You can book and change your existing reservation online.
  • The discount only applies to reservations made through the Discounted Airport Shuttle link above - if not the discount doesn't apply.
  • You can download a map of shuttle airport locations to understand where to get on the shuttle.
All Services and Meetings Will Be At New Hope Church
Please note that all services and meetings will be held at New Hope Baptist Church. Courtesy cars will be available to take delegates to and from the church.  As a courtesy, we are asking that you tip the drivers each time you ride with them.

New Hope Baptist Church
1807 Rev. John Raphael, Jr., Way, New Orleans, LA
Reverend Jamaal Weathersby, Pastor

Lunches Available at the Church
To avoid delegates having to go off site for lunch, New Hope Baptist Church will have lunch available during the week for a nominal cost.
Online Pre-Registration:
Online pre-registration is now open.  To pre-register, please click on the online pre-registration link below.
Registration amounts are as follows:
  • Churches: $300.00 - $500.00
  • Pastors: $100.00
  • Delegates: $50.00
Please note that personal registration includes one mini-congress class.  Additionally, mini-congress books will be sold separately at the NBCA Press bookstore.
Mail in Pre-Registration:
Mail in pre-registration forms will be available soon on NBCA ' s website.  Once available, you can download the form by clicking on the Mid-Winter Board and Mini-Congress announcement link on the home page.

Host Hotel

DoubleTree by Hilton - New Orleans
300 Canal St New Orleans, LA 70130

To make your reservations online, please click on the online reservations link below.

Mini Congress Classes
Class: Christian Women Nurturing Young Women
Teacher: Sis. Gloria Cox (MS)

Class: The Biblical Ministry of Deacons
Teacher: Dr. Timothy Woods (AL)

Class: Words of Wisdom for Young Pastors 
Teacher: Dr. Q. E. Hammonds (AL)

Class: Biblical Patterns of Leadership 
Teacher: Sis. Jackie Robertson (TX)

Class: Pastors Moving from Weakness to Strength
Teacher: Dr. Oscar T. Moses (IL)

Congress Class descriptions forthcoming. 
Mass Incarceration Luncheon
A Mass Incarceration Luncheon will be held on Thursday, March 1, 2018
at 12:30 p.m. Tickets for the luncheon are $25.00 each and can be purchased during the Mid-Winter Board from the Command Post.  The Luncheon Speaker will be Rev. Dr. Harold Trulear of Howard University in Washington, DC.

Senior Women's Luncheon
On Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:30 p.m., the Senior Women will be hosting a luncheon (no charge) for women within their auxiliary.  Immediately following the luncheon will be the SWMU afternoon auxiliary session. 

Lunch and Meeting Location:
First Evangelist Missionary Baptist Church
1801 Willow Street, New Orleans, LA 70116
Rev. Reginald A. Landry, Pastor
If you are interested in being a vendor during the Mid-Winter Board and Mini Congress, please click on the Vendor Application and Rules link below to download the information.
Program Summary
For your convenience, we have complied all Mid-Winter Board and Mini-Congress information into a program summary, which also includes the week at a glance. Please click on the program summary link below to view or download.

Men's Bootcamp
Mass Incarceration Summit
Late Night Word and Worship
National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc.
National Headquarters - Simmons College of Kentucky
1000 S. 4th Street
Louisville, KY 40203
Toll-Free Phone: (844) 610-NBCA (6222)  
Toll-Free Fax: (844) 620-NBCA (6222)
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