Wednesday
Sep032014

Senior Adult Prayer Gathering Oct. 9-10

HOT SPRINGS – The Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) is sponsoring a Senior Adult Prayer Gathering Oct. 9-10.

This two-day gathering will take place at Hot Springs Baptist Church, located at 144 Weston Road in Hot Springs. The event will be similar to the prayer gathering that was held in April at Geyer Springs First Baptist Church, Little Rock.

The event will be a time for senior adults to focus on praying for revival and awakening across the state and nation. Don Moore, former executive director of the ABSC and member of the ABSC Task Force for Prayer, Revival and Spiritual Awakening, will lead the prayer time.

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Wednesday
Sep032014

SBC Region 3 disaster relief directors and associates meet

Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Region 3 disaster relief directors and associates recently met at the Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) building to share ideas, discuss policy and procedures and become better informed of current emergency management trends and issues that affect SBC disaster relief. The goal of the meeting was to become better able to reach out to those in crisis situations, sharing Christ’s help, healing and hope. Pictured from left: Randy Garrett, Arkansas transitional disaster relief director; Terry Henderson, Texas Baptist Men disaster relief director; Fritz Wilson, Southern Baptist Convention disaster relief executive director, and Joe Garner, disaster relief consultant for the ABSC. Also among those attending were Dwaine Carter, Missouri disaster relief director; Don Gann, Mississippi disaster relief director; Mike Jansen, appointed representative for Jim Richardson, Southern Baptists of Texas Convention disaster relief director; Gibbie McMillan, Louisiana disaster relief coordinator, and Sam Porter, Oklahoma disaster relief director. Directors also brought in their right-hand associates for the meeting. In addition, disaster relief child care leaders met at the same time.

Tuesday
Sep022014

Seabaughs remember daughter, minister at camp

SILOAM SPRINGS – This year Camp Siloam was missing one staff member – very dearly. Shelby Seabaugh, who died March 27, was planning on working at Siloam this summer.

Her father, Mike Seabaugh, senior pastor at Central Baptist Church, Magnolia, has pastored the last week of camp for 24 years.

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Tuesday
Sep022014

First Baptist, Salem, to hold women's conference Oct. 11

First Baptist Church, Salem, will hold a women's conference beginning at 9 a.m. Oct. 11. Tammy Fletcher will speak. Lunch and child care will be provided.

Tuesday
Sep022014

Berea Baptist, Jacksonville, to host concert Sept. 20

 

Berea Baptist Church, Jacksonville, will host a concert by The Representative Quartet Sept. 20 at 3 p.m.  Admission is free, but a love offering will be taken. For more information, visit bbcjax.net.