American Baptist Churches of Pennsylvania and Delaware

Coming Up at ABCOPAD!
  • Saturday, June 10 Rebuilding, Restoring, Renewing…Rainelle, WV #1

    June 10-17, 2017 Rainelle, West Virginia Teams are being formed to assist residents in Rainelle, WV, and surrounding areas that were flooded in June 2016 when 11 inches of rain fell in less than two...

  • Saturday, June 17 Rebuilding, Restoring, Renewing…Rainelle, WV #2

    June 17-24, 2017 Rainelle, West Virginia Teams are being formed to assist residents in Rainelle, WV, and surrounding areas that were flooded in June 2016 when 11 inches of rain fell in less than two...

  • Saturday, June 24 La Paz Mexico Mission Trip 3

    Multi-Generational Mission Trip June 24 - July 1, 2017 This mission trip is open to all ages. The trip is being designed to create serving opportunities for all ages. Our hope is to bring people of...

  • Sunday, June 25 Holy Spirit Renewal Conference 2017

    Holy Spirit Renewal Conference Green Lake Conference Center June 25-29, 2017 DETAILS HERE

  • Friday, June 30 ABCUSA Biennial Mission Summit

    Mark Your Calendar! June 30 - July 2, 2017 Portland, Oregon Details HERE

  • Thursday, May 11 Hear the Call Weekend Retreat

    The Hear the Call weekend retreat is a high intensity three-day experience hosted by International Ministries (IM) for anyone considering a call to global mission. In the past six years, dozens of...

  • Wednesday, May 10 One Great Hour Of Sharing 2017

    It is a common, perhaps daily, experience for many of us, as we live in our technology driven age: a pin drops on a GPS map, marking a current location or indicating a destination, orienting us in...

  • Tuesday, May 09 ABCUSA General Secretary Named

    VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/9/17) —On Monday, May 8, the Board of General Ministries met at Springhill Suites in Chicago to elect Reverend Dr. Lee B. Spitzer to the position of General Secretary...

  • Sunday, May 07 Ministers Council Membership Offer

    Special Offer: The next four members joining the Ministers Council will receive a copy of Rob Rice's book Drawing Closer Complete Information and Membership Form HERE.

  • Thursday, May 04 Luther Wesley Smith Education Award

    Congratulations to our own Rev. Eric Kraihanzel for winning the prestigious Luther Wesley Smith Education Award for faithful, effective leadership in strengthening Christian education at an American...

  • Wednesday, May 03 2017 Clergy Ethics Course

    Clergy Ethics Friday, May 19th (6 p.m. – 10 p.m.) Saturday, May 20th (8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) Site: West Shore Baptist Church 2025 Market Street, Camp Hill, PA The Commission on Ministerial...

  • Monday, April 24 Rhythms Of The Spirit

    Join Us! Rhythms of the Spirit August 14-18 Exeter, Rhode Island Do you struggle for balance between prayer and activity? Do you long for more silence and solitude in your life and ministry? More...

  • Monday, April 24 Love Gift is 85

    Love Gift, an initiative of women across American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA) to help support the full range of American Baptist Mission, turns 85 this year. Love Gift is a gift to United Mission...

  • Friday, April 21 50 States of Joy

    The Yale Center for Faith and Culture (YCFC) invites American Baptist Clergy from across the nation to participate in 50 States of Joy – A Preaching Series. The project encourages pastors to...

  • Tuesday, April 18 ABHMS Sets New Course For Mission

    In this Resurrection season that celebrates Jesus Christ’s promise of new life, American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) announces a new framework for its mission to cultivate leaders,...

  • Monday, March 27 Peace In The Face Of Cancer

    Kudos to Lynn Eib upon the publication of her newest book, Peace In The Face of Cancer . Her sixth book, published by Tyndale House, weaves the story of her own experience as a long-time cancer...

  • Wednesday, March 15 Holy Spirit Renewal Conference 2017

    Holy Spirit Renewal Conference Green Lake Conference Center June 25-29, 2017 Holy Spirit Renewal Ministries is having it’s 41st Annual Conference at the Green Lake Conference Center early this...

  • Friday, February 24 2017 Green Lake Conference Center

    Making plans for Summer 2017? Green Lake Conference Center is a beautiful Christian conference center with a passion and purpose to serve the local church. Propelled by this passion, conferences are...

  • Wednesday, February 01 ABCUSA Biennial Mission Summit

    Individual registration is now open for the Biennial Mission Summit, June 30-July 2, 2017, to be held in Portland, Oregon at the Oregon Convention Center. The theme of the 2017 Biennial Mission...

  • Thursday, January 19 Biennial Mission Summit Learning Opportunities

    The 2017 Biennial Mission Summit will feature Learning Opportunities in the afternoon on both Saturday and Sunday during the event, June 30-July 2, 2017 , in Portland, OR, at the Oregon Convention...

  • Tuesday, January 03 Sisters on the Sea Cruise

    American Baptist Women’s Ministries and American Baptist Women in Ministry are planning in partnership a second cruise event to the Bahamas, September 15-18, 2017. The cruise is open to all...

View All News
  • Monday, May 22 Mount Moriah Baptist Church Worship Celebrations

    I spent the morning at the Mount Moriah Baptist Church. Attended one of their adult Sunday School classes taught by the chair of their diaconate board. They are going through the book of Matthew and...

  • Monday, May 22 Northumberland Baptist Association

    The Northumberland Baptist Association held a Certification Council this afternoon for Debra Marker at the Montandon Baptist Church where Pastor Ron Wagner is serving as the Interim Pastor. Happily,...

  • Monday, May 22 Upland Baptist Church Worship

    Kevin Walden recently joined Upland Baptist Church for worship. Rev. Brenda Shaw is the pastor. Pastor Brenda had an excellent sermon on judging! Her husband John led the Bell Choir in several...

  • Monday, May 22 Camp Carmel 2017 Spring Clean Up

    Jeff Johnson dropped by Camp Carmel for a couple hours during their annual work weekend. There are more than fifty people from more than a half dozen different churches (Olive Branch, Redeeming...

  • Monday, May 22 2017 Clergy Ethics Course

    Our clergy ethics course was recently held at West Shore Baptist Church in Camp Hill, PA. Pastors Tim Munson and Kevin Walden are teaching the annual course this year. The conversation has been...

  • Monday, May 22 2017 FBC Reading

    On Mother's Day, Kevin Walden joined FBC Reading for Sunday School and Worship. Interim Pastor David Turley is doing a wonderful ministry among the people. In Sunday School they are doing a walk...

  • Monday, May 22 Bethlehem Baptist Ruff Creek

    On Mother's Day, Jeff and Karen Johnson spent the morning with the Bethlehem Baptist Church in Ruff Creek, just outside of Waynesburg. Jeff was filling in for Pastor David Earnest who with his wife...

View All