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.
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.
The Dayton American Baptist Association held a special reception to honor our new Executive Minister Rev. Dr. Ernest Jones. Those present included the DABA pastors along with DABA President Doug Wantz and his wife Pam who is Senior Pastor of Linden Avenue Baptist Church.