Mobile Baptist Association

Please include the news and opportunities presented here in your bulletins, church newsletters, or on your bulletin boards.

MBA NEWS ALERTS

• SUPPORT DR VOLUNTEERS FROM MOBILE DEPLOYED TO LEE COUNTY

• UNPLANNED FREE MOVIE PRE-RELEASE VIEWING MARCH 28, 2019

• GOING BEYOND LIVE WITH PRISCILLA SHIRER APRIL 6, 2019

• GOING BEYOND WITH PRISCILLA SHIRER SIMULCAST APRIL 6, 2019

• BIBLE DRILL AND SPEAKER TOURNAMENT APRIL 4, 2019

• EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING APRIL 8, 2019

• WMU/WOMEN'S MINISTRY ANNUAL CELEBRATION APRIL 25, 2019

• METRO MOBILE BAPTIST CAMPUS MINISTRIES DINNER ON THE GROUNDS BBQ COOK OFF & CAKE AUCTION APRIL 26, 2019

• CAMP WHISPERING PINES 2019 SUMMER CAMPS

• iPARENTING CONFERENCE MARCH 23, 2019

• DISCIPLESHIFT1 APRIL 3-4, 2019

• NEW CHURCH START HAS IMMEDIATE NEEDS

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Support DR Volunteers from Mobile Deployed to Lee County



The MBA deployed a Shower/Laundry DR team to Lee County. As part of deployment, insurance is provided for each volunteer. Assistance is offered to maintain the Laundry Trailer & provide supplies. Donations given to the DR ministry of the MBA will go directly to these expenses.


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What Abby Johnson saw changed everything - UNPLANNED, the movie is coming to Mobile and Spanish Fort.  FREE pre-release viewing of the movie UNPLANNED will be on Thursday, March 28, 2019. If you are interested, please call Mae Rehm at 251-554-2032

The movie UNPLANNED will be released to the Public on March 29,
2019. According to unplannedfilm.com, the movie will be shown at AMC
Mobile 16 theater, 785 Schillinger Road South in Mobile on Thursday, March 28 - Sunday, March 31, and at Premiere Cinema 14 Eastern Shore theater, 30500 State Highway 181 in Spanish Fort, times to be announced. Please go AS SOON AS IT IS RELEASED to see the movie UNPLANNED, so that the theaters will keep it on longer. If you see one movie this year, see the movie UNPLANNED. It is the true story of the conversion of former Planned Parenthood Clinic Director, former employee of the year, Abby Johnson to become one of the most ardent pro-life speakers ever. 

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Pastors/Leaders are encouraged to promote this at their churches in Women's Ministry announcements and publications so the Mitchell Center will be packed and will attract more of these kind of events in the future.


Sign up to volunteer for hospitality, greeters, merchandise tables and prayer encouragers. Volunteers get to get in 1 hour early. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfYYIPWAd-hOOPZThlF5OXM1fZguJplOARCgXcsQYAWwftBNA/viewform

 

https://www.lifeway.com/goingbeyondlive

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Azalea Baptist Church is hosting the Going Beyond with Priscilla Shirer
Simulcast
Saturday, April 6, 2019. Arrive by 8:45 a.m. The Simulcast begins
at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m.



The cost is $20 for the simulcast. The $20 (cash or check) is payable at the door.   The church is providing Danish and coffee before the simulcast as well as a soup lunch, free of charge. They do need to know ahead of time how many are coming to ensure enough food. No childcare provided.

For reservations and more information, contact Sue Nabb at 251.610.8576 or 251.461.3064.


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Executive Committee Meeting

Monday, April 8, 2019
11:30 a.m.
Government Street Baptist Church


Lunch will be available for $5 p/person.


Every MBA church member is welcome. Every senior pastor is a member of the Executive Committee. Join us to help communicate why churches support Associational Missions.

• Future Focus Committee update on the sale of the International Ministries Center

• Camp Whispering Pines update

• International Ministries update

• Church Development update

• Metro Mobile Baptist Campus Ministries update

***Our Executive Committee has overall responsibility for the directions, strategy, and processes of the MBA. It is composed of the general officers of the Association, the Executive Officer of each of the several Associational programs, the Chair of each standing committee, the pastors of the churches, and one lay member of each church in the Association having a membership of up to and including 1,000, and one additional member for each additional 1,000 members or fraction thereof, providing that no church shall have more than a total of four members.

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SUPPORT COLLEGIATE MISSIONS

Join with us to support Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) collegiate missions with a BBQ Cook-Off between our local Mobile Baptist Pastors, Ministers and Men’s ministry leaders. A Cake Auction will feature some of the best cakes Mobile Baptist Churches have to offer!

The Pastor, Minister, or Men’s Ministry leader with the most votes for their BBQ will receive the Title of "Mobile's Best Baptist BBQ Master 2019." Delicious cakes will be auctioned off to the highest bidder, so come prepared to buy your favorite cake! The Baker of the cake that sells for the highest amount will be declared “Mobile’s Baptist Baking Champion 2019.”

PASTORS, MINISTERS, AND MEN’S MINISTRIES LEADERS- WE NEED YOU!

Will you prepare some BBQ for this event? You can grill, smoke, or BBQ any meat of your choice. Smoke a Boston Butt, grill some burgers or chicken or BBQ some ribs. All we ask is that you prepare enough for 50 small (bite-size) tasting servings. We also need you to invite as many of your church members to come and vote for your BBQ to win! Will you help us support collegiate missions? If you would, please contact Campus Minister Jerrod Brown to reserve a spot jbrown@alsbom.org.

BAKERS- WE NEED YOU!

Will you prepare one of your famous cakes for this event? We know that every church has those great bakers who make their special cakes that everyone loves. Would you share those delicious cakes with us to support collegiate missions? All we ask is that you prepare your famous cake, package it on a disposable plate or pan, and invite as many of your church members to come and bid on your cake! Will you help us support collegiate missions? If you would, please contact Campus Minister Jerrod Brown to reserve a spot jbrown@alsbom.org.

MINISTRY FRIENDS, PARTNERS AND ALUMNI- WE NEED YOU!

Will you purchase tickets for this event (even if you cannot attend)? We would love to have you with us for this event. Your ticket purchase will help support collegiate missions. If you would, please contact Campus Minister Jerrod Brown jbrown@alsbom.org for details on tickets and how to purchase them online.

If we can offer any help, please let us know. We are available to do specialized training in collegiate ministry, lead ministry team trainings, or simply consult with your team concerning collegiate ministry issues or ideas.

Thanks for all you do to reach, grow and send collegians here in Mobile County!

Rev. Jerrod Brown
Senior Campus Minister
jbrown@alsbom.org

Beth Gardner
Campus Minister
egardner@alsbom.org

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Come home to YOUR
Camp Whispering Pines!
(251)866-7868
campwhisperingpines.com 

 

Serving Christ by Serving Others,
Serving Others by Sharing Christ

 

Summer 2019 Camps:
Veritas Youth Camp - June 17-21
Girls Mission Camp - June 24-28
Momentum Kids Camp - July 15-18
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Camp Whispering Pines is taking applications for several positions.
Please call the camp for more information.

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Book your 2019 event today. Visit campwhisperingpines.com or call 251-866-7868.

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The Children’s Ministry at First Baptist Tillman’s Corner will host an iParenting Conference on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. There will be a light continental breakfast (doughnuts and juice, etc.) served in the FLC/Gym from 9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. The iParenting Conference will begin at 10:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary with a brief worship time followed by speakers Pastor Matt Day and his wife Amy from Venice, Florida.

The Days have four children of their own and will share guidance on how to raise your kids in the digital age. They will discuss social media, apps, games, and much more in an effort to help parents safeguard their kids in this technology age.

There will also be a magic show presented by Joe McDonald for any kids K5 – 6th grade who come with their parents. In addition, childcare will be available for birth – 4 years old in the Preschool Department.

If your church group or any individuals would like to attend, we do ask that you contact the church office and let them know ahead of time, 251-661-0114. The cost is free. The church is located at 5660 Three Notch Road, Mobile, Alabama 36619.

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New Church Start has Immediate Needs

As the new church, One Hope Mobile, gets ready for a launch, they are hopeful some SBC churches in Mobile County will help with some foundational needs.

Immediate needs:

• 100 Chairs

• Sound equipment

Other needs:

• 50" TV

• Locking storage cabinet

• 6, 8ft. tables

Here is the church's website, in case you want to know who you are supporting: https://onehopemobile.org

Contact pastor Tim Jensen, pastor@onehopemobile.org, 251-525-1120.

http://mobilebaptists.org/business-directory/2934/one-hope/