News & Notes  April 2019



On behalf of American Baptist Churches USA, ABHMS has distributed $25,000 in One Great Hour of Sharing grants to support survivors of the Midwest floods. American Baptists are encouraged to pray and consider giving.  
 
 

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"Emerging Leaders and Innovative Models of Ministry" is the theme for ABHMS' luncheon to be held d uring American Baptist Churches USA's " Summit by the Sea" in June. Register at abc-usa.org.

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Six individuals have been selected to participate in ABHMS' "Co-Creators Incubator," a newly created initiative that seeks to turn individuals' Christ-centered ideas into viable ministries. 

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At a three-day retreat in February, ABHMS' board of directors welcomed new members and chose "Leadership and Mission Building" as the official name for ABHMS' new mission center in King of Prussia, Pa.

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American Baptists from Pacific Northwest regions are invited to participate in "Intergenerational Discipleship: Growing Together," a pilot cross-generational discipleship initiative that was sparked by an ABHMS Aligned Action 
Network gathering. 
 

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Building on the important work of Baptists engaged in peacemaking processes, 
the BPFNA ~ Bautistas por la Paz 2019 Global Baptist Peace Conference will be held July 15-20 in Cali, Colombia.

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Ideal for personal or small-group study, "Seekers, Saints and Sinners: Life-changing Encounters with Jesus" tells of Christ's one-time, chance encounters and conversations with 11 other individuals from the Gospel narratives.

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