Please pray for the Council of Eighteen as they meet, Monday, Nov. 14 through Wednesday, Nov. 16, at the GARBC Resource Center. During this time, the GARBC administrative team of John Greening, national representative; Jim Vogel, associate national representative; Alex Bauman, Regular Baptist Press director; Chris Hindal, international ministries director; John Murdoch, chaplaincy director, and Michael Nolan, business director, will present reports of their ministry work.

In addition, the following committees will convene: conference, personnel, policy, association growth/young Baptist leaders, finance, church planting, chaplaincy, international, publications, and resolutions. Committees will report to the council their present and past work that has been accomplished since the previous June meeting.

The council and GARBC staff invite church leaders and members to attend the 2012 GARBC Conference to be held in Clarks Summit, Pa., June 25–29.