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State Board approves FBSC ministries’ participation in CARES Act loans

During a special called meeting held virtually April 2, the State Board of Missions authorized the cooperating…

SE Florida pastors join virtually for prayer, encouragement

Florida Baptist pastors in the southeast region of the state came together virtually March 23 to pray and encourage…

Florida Baptist Convention Statement on State of Florida “Safer at…

Today, Florida Governor Ron Desantis issued statewide Executive Order 20-91 defining Essential Services and…

SW Florida churches stay connected during COVID-19

Amid social distancing and stay-at-home orders, Florida Baptist churches in the southwest region of the state are…

FLDR donates 13,000-plus N95 masks for COVID-19 fight

In response to the critical need for N95 respirator masks during the current COVID-19 pandemic, Florida Baptist…

Hispanic pastors unite in prayer for COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist Hispanic pastors lifted up the family of Christ in prayer that they may receive God’s peace and…

SE Florida pastors join virtually for prayer, encouragement

Florida Baptist pastors in the southeast region of the state came together virtually March 23 to pray and encourage…

SW Florida churches stay connected during COVID-19

Amid social distancing and stay-at-home orders, Florida Baptist churches in the southwest region of the state are…

Hispanic pastors unite in prayer for COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist Hispanic pastors lifted up the family of Christ in prayer that they may receive God’s peace and…

Statewide Call to Prayer: Pastors told ‘God is at work’ during COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist pastors were encouraged to cling to God’s peace and acknowledge His sovereignty as COVID-19…

South Florida churches adopt creative ways to minister during COVID-19 crisis

As a shadow of fear and uncertainty spreads over the nation in response to the  COVID-19 crisis, Florida Baptist…

Determined church finds ways to be the hands and feet of Christ

As the coronavirus spreads throughout the state, as businesses close, jobs are lost, and lives are impacted,…

Statewide Call to Prayer: Pastors told ‘God is at work’ during COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist pastors were encouraged to cling to God’s peace and acknowledge His sovereignty as COVID-19…

FBDR and state launch Spiritual Care Hotline on Saturday

A Spiritual Care Hotline offering prayer and comfort to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic will be launched…

Neighborhood teen becomes the ‘one’ for Pensacola church

A church committed to embracing their West Pensacola neighborhood discovered anew how God is working in their midst…

Tommy Green issues statewide call to prayer for Thursday, March 26

Tommy Green is urging all Florida Baptist pastors to unite in a statewide time of “crying out to the Lord in…

Florida Baptist Convention Reduces Budget in Response to Covid-19 Crisis

God has richly blessed the churches of the Florida Baptist Convention. During this time of international crisis, we…

Community service drives First Milton’s anniversary celebration

First Baptist Church in Milton will celebrate its 175th anniversary this year and its schools and community will be…

Statewide Call to Prayer: Pastors told ‘God is at work’ during COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist pastors were encouraged to cling to God’s peace and acknowledge His sovereignty as COVID-19…

FBDR and state launch Spiritual Care Hotline on Saturday

A Spiritual Care Hotline offering prayer and comfort to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic will be launched…

Tommy Green issues statewide call to prayer for Thursday, March 26

Tommy Green is urging all Florida Baptist pastors to unite in a statewide time of “crying out to the Lord in…

Florida Baptist Convention Reduces Budget in Response to Covid-19 Crisis

God has richly blessed the churches of the Florida Baptist Convention. During this time of international crisis, we…

Churches mobilize to meet needs in COVID-19 crisis

The needs of communities around the U.S. have been growing in midst of the COVID-19 global crisis. With many…

Church blesses, encourages bivocational pastors

Recognizing the hard work that bivocational pastors do day in and day out, a Tallahassee church recently set out to…

Statewide Call to Prayer: Pastors told ‘God is at work’ during COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist pastors were encouraged to cling to God’s peace and acknowledge His sovereignty as COVID-19…

FBDR and state launch Spiritual Care Hotline on Saturday

A Spiritual Care Hotline offering prayer and comfort to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic will be launched…

Determined church finds ways to be the hands and feet of Christ

As the coronavirus spreads throughout the state, as businesses close, jobs are lost, and lives are impacted,…

Sheriff office’s chaplain ministers in line of duty

Being on call a week at a time; leading weekly Bible studies; riding along with deputies; providing grief…

Tommy Green issues statewide call to prayer for Thursday, March 26

Tommy Green is urging all Florida Baptist pastors to unite in a statewide time of “crying out to the Lord in…

Florida Baptist Convention Reduces Budget in Response to Covid-19 Crisis

God has richly blessed the churches of the Florida Baptist Convention. During this time of international crisis, we…

Statewide Call to Prayer: Pastors told ‘God is at work’ during COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist pastors were encouraged to cling to God’s peace and acknowledge His sovereignty as COVID-19…

FBDR and state launch Spiritual Care Hotline on Saturday

A Spiritual Care Hotline offering prayer and comfort to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic will be launched…

Tommy Green issues statewide call to prayer for Thursday, March 26

Tommy Green is urging all Florida Baptist pastors to unite in a statewide time of “crying out to the Lord in…

Central Region Pastors Respond to Challenge 2025

Tommy Green, executive director-treasurer of the Florida Baptist Convention, toured the state earlier this year,…

Florida Baptist Convention Reduces Budget in Response to Covid-19 Crisis

God has richly blessed the churches of the Florida Baptist Convention. During this time of international crisis, we…

Florida Baptists reap spiritual benefits from fasting

Danny Bennett, and his wife Karen, are devoted to the spiritual discipline of fasting, having practice it one day a…

SW Florida churches stay connected during COVID-19

Amid social distancing and stay-at-home orders, Florida Baptist churches in the southwest region of the state are…

Statewide Call to Prayer: Pastors told ‘God is at work’ during COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist pastors were encouraged to cling to God’s peace and acknowledge His sovereignty as COVID-19…

South Florida churches adopt creative ways to minister during COVID-19 crisis

As a shadow of fear and uncertainty spreads over the nation in response to the  COVID-19 crisis, Florida Baptist…

FBDR and state launch Spiritual Care Hotline on Saturday

A Spiritual Care Hotline offering prayer and comfort to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic will be launched…

Tommy Green issues statewide call to prayer for Thursday, March 26

Tommy Green is urging all Florida Baptist pastors to unite in a statewide time of “crying out to the Lord in…

Florida Baptist Convention Reduces Budget in Response to Covid-19 Crisis

God has richly blessed the churches of the Florida Baptist Convention. During this time of international crisis, we…

SE Florida pastors join virtually for prayer, encouragement

Florida Baptist pastors in the southeast region of the state came together virtually March 23 to pray and encourage…

Statewide Call to Prayer: Pastors told ‘God is at work’ during COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist pastors were encouraged to cling to God’s peace and acknowledge His sovereignty as COVID-19…

FBDR and state launch Spiritual Care Hotline on Saturday

A Spiritual Care Hotline offering prayer and comfort to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic will be launched…

Tommy Green issues statewide call to prayer for Thursday, March 26

Tommy Green is urging all Florida Baptist pastors to unite in a statewide time of “crying out to the Lord in…

Florida Baptist Convention Reduces Budget in Response to Covid-19 Crisis

God has richly blessed the churches of the Florida Baptist Convention. During this time of international crisis, we…

‘It’s a God Thing’ as two churches launch simultaneously

Iglesia Alcance Miami launched its church Jan. 20 with 153 in attendance at the Pinecrest North Preparatory academy…

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State Board approves FBSC ministries’ participation in CARES Act loans

During a special called meeting held virtually April 2, the State Board of Missions authorized the cooperating…

Declaración de la Convención Bautista de Florida sobre la orden ejecutiva 20-91…

Hoy el gobernador de Florida Ron Desantis declaró una orden ejecutiva 20-91 definiendo servicios y actividades…

Florida Baptist Convention Statement on State of Florida “Safer at…

Today, Florida Governor Ron Desantis issued statewide Executive Order 20-91 defining Essential Services and…

FLDR donates 13,000-plus N95 masks for COVID-19 fight

In response to the critical need for N95 respirator masks during the current COVID-19 pandemic, Florida Baptist…

Hispanic pastors unite in prayer for COVID-19 crisis

Florida Baptist Hispanic pastors lifted up the family of Christ in prayer that they may receive God’s peace and…

FBDR and state launch Spiritual Care Hotline on Saturday

A Spiritual Care Hotline offering prayer and comfort to individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic will be launched…