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American Baptist Home Mission
January 2015

Greetings in the name of

our Lord and Savior!    




Dr. Aidsand F. Wright-Riggins III

Executive Director



America for Christ 2015 materials

easily accessible online

From mini-poster to leader's guide and bulletin inserts to goal chart, America for Christ 2015 promotional materials are available online to help you facilitate your congregation's transformational "Journey of Grace."





ABHMS plays role in divine plan
initiated in 19th-century Burma
Find inspiration in the story of an
ABHMS-aided U.S. ministerial graduate student whose story spans more than a century, beginning with his grandfather and American Baptist missionaries in Burma.





Only three days remain to nominate
individuals, churches, organizations

for ABHMS Ministry Awards 

Only three days remain to nominate exceptionally faithful American Baptist individuals, churches and organizations for ABHMS Ministry Awards to be announced at national conferences in 2015. Deadline is this Thursday. 

American Baptist leaders call for examination
of U.S. judicial, criminal justice systems

Thirty-four American Baptist leaders are calling for examination of the U.S. judicial and criminal justice systems, in response to the grand jury ruling regarding New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo.



Coming soon! New pastoral
caregiving book series
"The Pastoral Caregiver's Casebook" series explores best practices via critical reflection on real ministry encounters. "Volume 1: Ministry in Relationships" and "Volume 2: Ministry in Crises" will be available in March.

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