COLUMBIA, Md.—Local associations are making plans for their annual meetings this autumn. Each association has a mix of activities—some with food, others providing training opportunities, or expos or mission fairs and many have special guests and music. Montgomery Association combines their meeting with revival services. Each meeting is an excellent opportunity to fellowship with local pastors and leaders to network, to get and give support and encouragement, and corporately worship Jesus.
Here’s a list of meetings scheduled:
Arundel Baptist Association (ABA) will have their annual meeting on Oct. 29, at 6 pm, at Jessup Baptist Church.
Baltimore Baptist Association (BBA) Curtis Zackery will be the keynote speaker at BBA’ s annual meeting, starting at 5:30 pm, Oct. 7, at Jesus Our Redeemer Church. Zackery is the author of the book, “Soul Rest: Reclaim Your Life. Return to Sabbath.” He will share about building a health cycle of rest. Food will be provided, and each guest will receive a free copy of Zackery’s book
Blue Ridge Baptist Association (BRBA) This year’s theme for the BRBA annual meeting, at 6 pm, on Oct. 8, at Faith Baptist Church, Knoxville, is “Together We are Going To Our World With the Good News.” Visitors can browse national, state and local resource display tables and chat with representatives. In addition to business, there will be a time to hear and share what’s happening and a time of fellowship and refreshments.
Delaware Baptist Association (DBA) The DBA meeting will begin at 10 am, on Oct. 13, at Cornerstone Baptist Church, Dover. Lunch will be provided after the meeting.
Eastern Baptist Association (EBA) The EBA annual meeting will begin at 6:30 pm, on Oct. 25, at Allen Memorial Church.
Mid-Maryland Baptist Association (MMBA) The MMBA meeting will be on Oct. 7, at 6 pm, at Elders Baptist Church. Dr.Kevin Smith, Executive Director of the Baptist Convention of Maryland Delaware, will be the guest speaker. The meeting will include food, fellowship, worship, ministry displays and, a brief business meeting.
Montgomery Baptist Association (MBA) The MBA annual meeting is from 4 to 6:30 pm, on Oct. 14, at Colesville Baptist Church. A light dinner will follow and then the MBA yearly four-day revival kicks off.
Potomac Baptist Association (PBA) The PBA annual meeting begins at 6 pm, on Oct. 25, at Trinity Baptist Church, Waldorf. The theme is “Dream for God: Preachers, Dreamers, Visionaries for Acts 2:16-21.” There will be a ministry expo with refreshments from 6 to 7 pm, followed by worship and a businesses meeting.
Prince George’s Baptist Association (PGBA) The PGBA meeting begins at 10 am, on Oct. 6, at Berwyn Baptist Church. This year marks 50 years of work and ministry for the PGBA.
Susquehanna Baptist Association (SBA) The SBA will meet at 10 am, on Oct. 2, at First Baptist Church, Northeast,
Western Baptist Association (WBA) The WBA annual meeting starts at 4 pm, on Oct. 28, in the gymnasium of Second Baptist Church, located at the corner of Oldtown Road and Grand Avenue in Cumberland. The meeting includes a missions fair, business, sharing from WBA Summer campers, food and fellowship. Childcare will be provided to children through four-years-old.