National Baptist Convention of America International, Inc.

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

Rev. S.C. Dixon, General Secretary


Congress Host Hotel
Limited rooms left.
Deadline for group rate is Friday, June 2, 2017

Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center
2345 McGee St., Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone: 816-841-1000 
Rate: $129 Plus applicable taxes

To make your reservation online, please click on the Sheraton Online Reservation link below

Youth & Children's Convention Hotel
Limited rooms left.
Deadline for group rate is Friday, June 2, 2017

Westin Kansas City at Crown Center 
1 East Pershing Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone: 816-474-4400
Rate: $129 Plus applicable taxes

To make your reservation online, please click on the Westin Online Reservation link below.

The host state convention will be providing courtesy transportation to and from the airport.  If you need transportation, please click on the Online  Transportation  Form link below and complete the requested information.
Welcome Musical
On Monday, June 26, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., the General Baptist State Convention of Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska will be presenting a 250-voice choir during their Welcome Musical.  The musical will take place at the Sheraton Hotel Conference Room and tickets are $10.00 each.  To reserve your tickets in advance, please contact any of the persons listed below. Limited tickets will also be available for purchase on site. 

To reserve tickets, please contact:
Bro. Forestal Lawton:
Sis. Cookie Walker:
Sis. Alicia Nevels:
Sis. Carrie L. Moore: 

 To download a copy of the flyer, please click on the Welcome Musical Flyer link below.

Late Night Worship
Late Night Worship will be held on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday night, following the evening session.  Below please find the speakers for the week:

Tuesday Night Speaker
Kraig L. Pullam
Shiloh MB Church, Fort Worth, TX
Wednesday Night Speaker
Larry J. Moulton, Jr.
New Hope MB Church, Tampa, FL
Thursday Night Speaker
Kennedy Young
East Gate MB Church, Dallas, TX

To download a copy of the Late Night Worship flyer, please click on the link below.
Late Night Flyer 
Unity Luncheon
On Wednesday, June 28th, there will be a Unity Luncheon sponsored by the Senor Women's Missionary Union.  Ticket donation is $40.00 and can be purchased on site or you can reserve your tickets in advance by contacting Sis. Susan Turner at , or if you are in the Missouri and Kansas area, please contact Sis. Carrie Moore at

To download a copy of the flyer, please click on the link below.
Unity Luncheon Flyer 
Pre-Registration is Open!
Pre-Registration is now open. Please note that individual registrations includes one class and one afternoon workshop. Congress books will be sold on-site.  To pre-register, please click on the Online Pre-Registration link below.

Registration Amounts:
State Conventions and Associations:  $500.00
Churches:  $300 - $500.00
Pastors:  $100.00
Laity:  $50.00 
Congress Classes and Afternoon Workshops
Congress Classes for Pastor's, Ministers, Young Adults, Youth, College Students, Teens, Children,  Music & Arts and Sponsors/Chaperones will be offered.  Please click on the Congress Classes and Afternoon Workshop link below for complete course names and descriptions.
Breaking Records in Kansas
Goal: 1,500 Adults and 2,500 Youth and Children

This year we plan on breaking attendance records for our Congress and Youth Convention.  To achieve this, President Tolbert is asking the following state presidents to commit to bringing at least 500 people from your state.  All other state presidents are asked to bring a minimum of 75 people from your state.

States asked to bring 500 people:

  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi 
  • Texas

Week at a Glance
With the many activities that will be taking place, we combined the Congress and YAC activities together to make it easier for you to see the entire schedule at a glance.  To view, please click on the week at a glance link below.
Vendor Application & Rules
If you're looking to be a vendor during our Congress of Christian Education and Discipleship / Youth and Children's Convention, please click on the Vendor link below to download a copy of the application and rules.
YAC Registration and Bible Activities Packets
The YAC Registration and Bible Activities packets are now available.  Please click on the links below to download the information.
NBCA Transitional Headquarters
P. O. Box 4840
Dallas, Texas 75208
Toll-Free Phone: (844) 610-NBCA (6222)  
Toll-Free Fax: (844) 620-NBCA (6222)
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