Join us in NYC on November 11-14 for Coats for the City with the Bengali Ministry.

Coats for the City Sunday - October 4, 2015: Will you help us reach our Goal of 600 coats for the Bengali Ministry? Please bring your slightly used or new coats to participating churches. During the following week, someone from the church can drop those off at the RBA office between 9am - 3:00pm. Thanks.

What's Happening in our Churches!

Antioch Baptist Church has called Rev. Jimmy Green
as their new pastor. Jimmy and his wife, Debbie have one daughter and 3 grand-children.
Forest Park Baptist Church has called Joel M.
McDuffie, Jr. as their new pastor. He began on June
28th. He and his wife, Laurie have two children and
one grandchild.
Shady Grove has called Bobby Joe Gettys, Jr. as their
senior pastor. He will begin serving on August 2nd.
He and his wife, Wanda have 5 children and 1 grandchild.

What's Happening at RBA!

October 4 is Coats Sunday. Please carry your coats to the participating churches on Sunday. Our goal is 600 Coats for the Bengali Ministry in NYC.

Conference and Training Opportunities!

Making Disciples who Make Disciples
September 18-19, 2015
Lawndale Baptist Church
Greensboro, NC
Go to to register. Deadline is Sept 4.

2015 Emphasis

Many of you have heard me state previously, that 87% to 93% (an estimated 340,000) of all (traditional, mega, new, old or contemporary, etc.) churches are in plateau or decline. Thousands of churches close their doors every year and many more are in a downward spiral toward death. It has been estimated that approximately 53,000 […]

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