Bluebonnet Baptist Association
Friday, October 20, 2017
Assisting Churches

Join In

 
Partnering
Some Ways BBA Can Partner With Your Church?
  • Partner with your church in church planting and other missions ventures
  • Partner with your church in ministry opportunities
  • Provide training opportunities for your church leaders/committees/teams
  • Partner to provide licensed, biblical counseling for church members
  • Assist to help strengthen your church ministries
  • Encourage and assist your pastor/pastoral staff
  • Pray for your church
  • Assist your church with ministry to students at local colleges and universities
  • Assist in disaster relief work for your church
                         

Shaping

How Do Churches Shape Our Association?
  • By their prayers
  • By their expectations
  • By their commitment to Kingdom principles of church missions/ministry (Acts 1:8)
  • By their partnership in planting churches
  • By the significance they give to the role of their messengers and executive board members
  • By their involvement in associational planning
  • By their financial support (at least 2.5% of their undesignated receipts)
  • By their attitudes and actions in providing leadership to the association
 

Doing 

What Can You Do?
  • Faithfully serve the Lord Jesus and support your local church
  • Discover your ministry and commit to “Judean” ministry in partnership with other churches through the association (Acts 1:8)
  • Investigate how the association can assist and/or support your church
  • Communicate your own needs to associational leadership
  • Faithfully serve the Lord Jesus and support your local church
  • Discover your ministry and commit to “Judean” ministry in partnership with other churches through the association (Acts 1:8)
  • Investigate how the association can assist and/or support your church
  • Communicate your own needs to associational leadership
  • Participate in associational planning and training
  • Design your church budget to support Acts 1:8 missions responsibilities through the association, the state convention, and the Southern Baptist Convention
  • Pray for the Associational Leadership