....forgetting the things which are behind, And stretching forward to the things which are before, I press on toward the goal. -- Philippians 3:13-14 (ASV). October is the time of year we annually promote our American Baptist World Mission Offering (WMO) throughout our churches – although an offering may be received at any time during the year. In 2014, our total WMO giving was $2,528,000.
Rev. Dr. Michael A. Williams extends a warm invitation to the 2015 Annual Gathering to be held October 31, 2015.
The recent Obergefell Supreme Court ruling regarding gay marriage leaves churches across the nation concerned about the implications of this decision for their congregation in the coming months and years. Compiled by Dr. Michael Williams, here is a sampling of articles/opinions seeking to address the possible ramifications of this decision.
The American Baptist Churches of Michigan mourn the passing of two beloved pastors.
Paul Langford has just been installed as the new pastor at Bethel Baptist Church in Southgate.
The Detroit Baptist Union is offering grants to pastors and laity to attend training events that will address situations particular to their church’s needs.
ABC International missionaries Ann and Bill Clemmer arrived home in Maine last month after a four-year term in South Sudan.