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Talents For Christ Openings
If your youth group is like most, your students have plenty of personality and plenty of hobbies or interests. Talents For Christ has something for everyone! Whether you have a student who is a bookworm, a talker, an actor, or a musician, there’s a category for him or her! Get your youth group involved with Talents For Christ this year. The Talents For Christ program is a great tool to honing personal development and team building. Registration opens Jan. 4.
Churches Participating in GARBC Sunday
Would your church consider giving a Christmas gift to the GARBC? You can still host a GARBC Sunday at your church! Special thanks goes to the following pastors and churches for hosting GARBC Sunday and sending a financial gift to the Association: Pastor William Heinrich, Sovereign Grace Baptist, Modesto, Calif.; Pastor Gerald Webber, Maranatha Baptist, Sebring, Fla.; Pastor Scott Greening, Great Commission Baptist, Schaumburg, Ill.; Pastor David Chapman, Nottingham Baptist, Willoughby Hills, Ohio; Pastor William Cook, East Wenatchee Baptist, East Wenatchee, Wash.; Pastor David Piper, Grace Baptist, Kennewick, Wash.
New Website for Baptist Builders Club
Michael Nolan, director of Baptist Builders Club, and Dave Bosket, GARBC directory of technology, have coordinated the redesign and launch of a new website for BBC. With the framework of the site complete, additional features are being added and refined to improve the experience while browsing. Along with improved readability, the site provides featured content to keep you up-to-date on exciting and important ministry news and includes a redesigned daily devotional section.
Tim Hitchcock and Richard Pettitt Author Books
My King, My God, My Worship: A Study in Practical Church Worship by Tim Hitchcock, pastor of Hayes Road Baptist church, Canal Winchester, Ohio, explores the topic of worship and how it aids or hinders the church in being a testimony in the world as God desires. Available at Xulon Press (188 pages, paper, $14.99).
How Big Is Your God? by Richard N. Pettitt, veteran pastor and missions leader, encourages pastors, Christian workers, and lay leaders to grow in their understanding of Who God is and what He wants to be in their lives. Available at Llumina Christian Books (180 pages, paper, $13.95).
GARBC Staff Itineraries
14–16, Rocky Mountain Association of Regular Baptist Churches, Denver, CO
6, Grace Baptist Church, LaBelle, FL
9–11, Army chaplain school graduation and endorsing visit, Ft. Jackson, SC
16–18, GARBC International Resource Center, Schaumburg, IL
16–18, RBP regional managers meeting, Schaumburg, IL