News & Notes from

   American Baptist Home Mission


     June 2015


Greetings in the name of
our Lord and Savior!



Dr. Aidsand F. Wright-Riggins III

Executive Director



Space for Grace registration launches online 
Be the first to save a spot at November's Space for Grace national gathering by registering online today! This not-to-be-missed Los Angeles event features
hands-on Learning Experiences and daily Bible study with Brian McLaren.

Rural Illinois church partners
with inner-city ministry
The congregation of First Baptist Church of Mahomet, Ill., annually travels to Christian Activity Center to volunteer with programs that have positively affected teens in East St. Louis, Ill.

Linfield College students: Volunteering is 'life-changing'
"Life-changing" is how students at Linfield College, McMinville, Ore., describe volunteering with ABHMS in the Gulf Coast. Meet them in the "Passionaries Serving in New Orleans" story series.

Judson Press fills your Sunday school needs 

Contact Judson Press for various Sunday school curricula, including Judson Bible Journeys for Adults, David C. Cook's Bible-in-Life, FaithWeaver, Urban Ministries Inc. and Shine: Living in God's Light. 

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Volunteers sought for summer mission opportunities
From Louisiana to New Jersey and West Virginia to Oklahoma, ABHMS seeks volunteers for a variety of domestic summer mission opportunities that will truly make a difference in people's lives.



Engage in mission with ABHMS onsite at Mission Summit

ABHMS makes it easy to engage in home mission with hands-on mission opportunities and home mission-related presentations June 26-28 at its exhibit onsite at Mission Summit in Overland Park, Kan.

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