News & Notes  October 2019



ABHMS has launched "A Roof Over Their Heads: My people will live in ... secure dwellings," a campaign to raise $300,000 to repair and replace roofs destroyed when Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico in 2017. 

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During 2019's second quarter, ABHMS awarded $257,220 in grants to 27 organizations, churches and regions--specifically to the projects of historic and new partners that align with ABHMS' mission areas.  

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Approximately 44 young people aged 21-39 participated in ABHMS' first " Intercultural Institute for Emerging Leaders" at the organization's Leadership and Mission Building in King of Prussia last month.

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During August's " You Make Me Rest " retreat in Puerto Rico, ABHMS and Iglesias Bautistas de Puerto Rico promoted healing among pastors ministering to others in the aftermath of 2017's Hurricane MarĂ­a.

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Watch your church's postal mailbox or go online for the 2020 Discipleship and Christian Education Guide--"Christian Discipleship: The Journey of a Lifetime"--which includes Judson Press' curriculum catalog. 

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Help your congregation to prepare for Advent celebrations with " ' Tis the Season: Church Celebrations for Advent & Christmas" and " The Twelve Plays of Christmas: Original Christian Dramas." Learn more at judsonpress.com.  

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