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Crossroads Baptist Church Reaches Outside Their Four Walls

Summer Back Yard Bible clubs, Good News clubs, partnering with public schools, Friends in the Park (weekly Bible…

Iglesia Real Hosts First Spanish NAMB Church Planter Assessment

For the first time ever the North American Mission Board (NAMB) offered its SEND Church Planter Assessment Retreat…

Spring Break Offers College Missions Opportunities

Spring break is often a time when college students from around the country descend on warmer climates, like our…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

Miami Church Called To Serve Wynwood’s Needy

Forward Fellowship church launched 9 years ago in a movie theater in Hialeah serving the first- and…

Southwest Evangelism Conference Encourages Many

The Southwest Region of the Florida Baptist Convention (FBC) is one of the most diverse regions in all of Florida.…

Crossroads Baptist Church Reaches Outside Their Four Walls

Summer Back Yard Bible clubs, Good News clubs, partnering with public schools, Friends in the Park (weekly Bible…

Iglesia Real Hosts First Spanish NAMB Church Planter Assessment

For the first time ever the North American Mission Board (NAMB) offered its SEND Church Planter Assessment Retreat…

Spring Break Offers College Missions Opportunities

Spring break is often a time when college students from around the country descend on warmer climates, like our…

Miami Church Called To Serve Wynwood’s Needy

Forward Fellowship church launched 9 years ago in a movie theater in Hialeah serving the first- and…

Southwest Evangelism Conference Encourages Many

The Southwest Region of the Florida Baptist Convention (FBC) is one of the most diverse regions in all of Florida.…

Easter Baptism Brings Life Change

When Morgan McQueen rose up from the waters of the baptismal pool on Easter Sunday at Faith Baptist Church in Old…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

Once a Church Plant, Trinity Baptist Celebrates 75th Anniversary

This month Trinity Baptist Church celebrated their 75th anniversary. Located in the heart of Mariana, Florida TBC…

First Baptist Pensacola Celebrates Holy Week

With hearts prepared for Resurrection Day, 1,700 people came to celebrate the resurrection of the Risen Lord on…

Panhandle readies for Easter 6 months into Michael recovery

Six months have passed since Hurricane Michael hit the Florida Gulf Coast leaving in its path destruction and…

The Best Excuse for Standing Up Your Pastor

Being inspired by the passion this deacon had for evangelism, Traylor was reminded that this deacon was not…

Florida Baptists Represented in SBC’s Teller Committee

Stephanie Orr, member of First Baptist Church in Chipley and board member of the Florida Baptist Children’s Home…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

Easter Baptism Brings Life Change

When Morgan McQueen rose up from the waters of the baptismal pool on Easter Sunday at Faith Baptist Church in Old…

Meet Dale Wiseman – Pastor, Mayor and Sheriff’s Deputy

Twelve to 16 hour days are not too uncommon for Dale Wiseman, the bi-vocational senior pastor at Bayless Highway…

Starke Replant Off To a Great Start

Cornerstone Baptist Church in Starke held its first service on March 17 with some 87 people in attendance, a very…

Regional Evangelism Conferences 2019

Who's Your One | Regional Evangelism Conferences West Regional Evangelism Conference DATE: Monday, March 11, 2019…

Proactive protection key for church staff and members

As the #MeToo movement sweeps the country bringing evil acts to light, church leaders need to be aware that the…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

Revitalization is Happening at Oceanway Church NSB!

Pastor Daniel Deig describes New Smyrna Beach as your “classic beach town.” And located three miles from the beach…

Church Replant is Starting Over, Refocusing, Narrowing In

Pastor Garry Taylor Jr. has a history with this church; he previously served at Tabernacle as youth pastor for 10…

Daytona Bike Week: There’s Joy in Sharing!

The 78thannual Daytona Bike Week took place March 8-17, 2019 in Daytona Beach.  Touted as the world’s largest…

Regional Evangelism Conferences 2019

Who's Your One | Regional Evangelism Conferences West Regional Evangelism Conference DATE: Monday, March 11, 2019…

Mount Horeb BC becomes Norwood Community Church

One Florida Baptist church that has been a bastion of faith in its community for almost 95 years will continue its…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

In the Wild, Central Region VBS Training

“I love the VBS Trainings. It’s amazing to connect with other churches throughout the state. We had the chance to…

USVI Men’s Conference and Marriage Seminar, It Begins with Healing

Strengthening men and strengthening marriage were the focuses of the recent USVI Men’s Conference and Marriage…

Spiritual Evening of Inspired Preaching at Evangelism Conference

The Central Florida Regional Evangelism Conference was held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Calvary Baptist Church of…

Honoring Church Leaders in Local Ministry and Beyond

The North American Mission Board (NAMB) recently sponsored two luncheons for pastors, staff and missions leaders in…

Essentials Training – Guiding Christian Educators of all Ethnicities

Jeffery Singletary, Regional Catalyst for the Central Region of the Florida Baptist Convention, is excited to…

Crossroads Baptist Church Reaches Outside Their Four Walls

Summer Back Yard Bible clubs, Good News clubs, partnering with public schools, Friends in the Park (weekly Bible…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

Southwest Evangelism Conference Encourages Many

The Southwest Region of the Florida Baptist Convention (FBC) is one of the most diverse regions in all of Florida.…

Calvary Baptist Baptizes 86 on Acts 2:41 Sunday

Baptism stories are pouring in from all across our Sunshine state from churches who baptized new believers to faith…

Putting Faith into Action on LOVE NAPLES Saturday

For over 700 people, March 30th was no ordinary Saturday. This large number wasn’t the amount of people that showed…

Sarasota Church Has a New Home

“We are seeing God move. People being saved and baptized,” said Want. Due to the growth and the desire to have…

Iglesia Real Hosts First Spanish NAMB Church Planter Assessment

For the first time ever the North American Mission Board (NAMB) offered its SEND Church Planter Assessment Retreat…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

Miami Church Called To Serve Wynwood’s Needy

Forward Fellowship church launched 9 years ago in a movie theater in Hialeah serving the first- and…

Historic Meeting of Hispanic Pastors at Baptist Building

Florida Baptist Hispanic pastors and leaders of ministries and fellowships came together in what was a historic…

700+ Aim for Excellence at Haitian Sunday School and Leadership Conference

The Haitian Sunday School and Leadership Conference at the South East Regional Center on March 2nd drew more than…

Next Gen Leaders Gather in Miami

Reaching the next generation - and there always will be a next generation - with the Gospel is vital to the health…

News

Chitwood on Border Thanks Baptists for Venezuela Aid

International Mission Board President Paul Chitwood ended a weeklong visit to the Venezuelan border on May 13 where…

Official Notice: Nominations for State Convention Committees Open

A Committee on Nominations composed of pastors, laypersons, and church staff has been appointed by the officers of…

Acts 2:41 Baptisms Celebrated Coast to Coast

Hundreds of new believers made public professions of their faith in Jesus this May 5th, Acts 2:41 Baptism weekend.…

Acts 2:41 Beach Baptisms—This is what’s happening!

Hundreds have been baptized during this Acts 2:41 Beach Baptism emphasis and stories, photos and social media posts…

Calvary Baptist Baptizes 86 on Acts 2:41 Sunday

Baptism stories are pouring in from all across our Sunshine state from churches who baptized new believers to faith…

Aceptando todo lo que la Biblia enseña

En cierta ocasión, mientras participaba de una reunión de líderes que incluía a algunos pastores hispanos de…