The 190th Annual Gathering of the American Baptist Churches of Ohio will be held October 4 and 5, 2016. All events will take place over two days (Tuesday and Wednesday only) at Crowne Plaza, Columbus North, 6500 Doubletree Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43229. Please note that there will be no one day registrations.
The Gathering is highlighting and celebrating the Region's 2016 Ministry Theme, "Partnership in the Gospel," from Philemon 1:6.
Camp Kirkwood's (5719 S.R. 73 West, Wilmington, Ohio 45177) 3rd annual Fall Fun Day will be held September 18, 2016. All ages are invited to come for a day and hang out at the camp. There will be raffle baskets to raise funds for the Friends of Kirkwood program. Bring a fishing pole and use the lake if you desire, or simply explore the grounds. We'll also offer hayrides. More information about this event at www.campkirkwood.net. We need raffle basket donations! To give one or for more information on Fall Fun Day email Carley (at) CampKirkwood.net. Contact us at (937) 382-3515 .
It was another wonderful day at the Toledo Area American Baptist Association (TAABA) Annual Picnic on June 12, 2016. Over 150 attended from sister TAABA churches. Attendance continues to grow each year! Our Region Minister Jane Gibbons joined us as TAABA celebrated together. God was good and gave TAABA an afternoon of sun and hearts filled with joy!
Calvary Baptist Church in Boardman, Ohio has the following available: We have 24 copies of HYMNS FOR JUNIOR WORSHIP; 42 copies of HYMNS FOR THE LIVING CHURCH; and 42 copies of THE BROADMAN HYMNAL. Please contact Jim Walcott at midunes3 (at) windstream.net should you be interested.
The American Baptist Churches of Ohio is once again partnered with Dare 2 Share Ministries for our annual American Baptist Youth Conference at the Dayton Convention Center. This will be our eighth and final year partnering with Greg Stier and Dare 2 Share Ministries for an amazing time of sharing and celebration. Thousands of students (grades 7-12) participate in this conference each year.