God has been blessing in wonderful ways during this past month and we are also excited to see how He will bless in the upcoming months. To God be the Glory!
- DBA churches supplied 309 cakes as well as money to purchase cakes for the Baxley Childrenâ€™s Home. Thank you Tabernacle and First Vidalia for collecting and delivering the cakes.
- The WMU sponsored Missions Inspiration Fellowship was a wonderful blessing and the soup was wonderful as well.
- Journey Church began with 350 people in attendance at the first service. To God Be the Glory!
- The Super Evangelism Seminar was a great blessing with 127 people from 16 different churches. Thank you First Baptist Lyons for hosting such an inspirational event.
- The DBA Church Leadership Institute begins February 10, 2009 with an important introductory session at 7 p.m.Â Classes will be taught by Georgia Baptist Convention staff and each course will cost students $20 which includes the text books. This is a great opportunity for pastors, staff, deacons teenagers and other church leaders to better equip themselves for ministry. Please call our DBA office or David Barrett (Institute Director 912–537-7343) for reservations, information, and brochures.Â Class topics include —
- Leading a Southern Baptist Church
- The Baptist Faith and Message
- Church Administration Foundations
- Pastoral Ministry Basics
- Building Kingdom Leaders
- Christian Education Ministries
- Worship in a Multi-Cultural Setting
- Personal Spiritual and Leadership Development.
- Mighty Men Ministry (a leadership ministry for men) will meet every Tuesday beginning February 11 at 6 a.m. at the Senior Center at Tabernacle Baptist. This will be a weekly time of leadership training, prayer and discipleship. Men of all ages, and races are invited to participate. If you would like to participate on the 11th please give us a call at our DBA office at 912–583-2713 so we will know how much food to prepare for breakfast. This ministry is free to all. Associational Student Speakers Tournament is February 10th at 6 p.m. at Ailey Baptist Church. Please call our DBA office if anyone from your church will be participating.
Excited in Jesus,