Food Roundup For Baptist Children's Homes

You Can Make A Difference!

Help collect $250,000 in food, supplies and gift cards
for Baptist Children's Homes.

Your donations can be brought to the Baptist Resource Center
Tuesday, April 22 - Thursday, April 24.
9:00 am - 4:00pm

For a list of needed items visit:

Spring Celebration

Buncombe Baptist Association Spring Celebration
Monday, May 5, 2014 Oakley Baptist Church

5:30pm - Light Supper
6:30pm - Meeting Begins
Child care provided for babies through kindergarten

Speaker: Reverend Perry Brindley, Director of Missions
"Building Multiplying Disciples of Christ"

Church Health Event Planned

Call or email the associational office to let us know how many will be attending this event.
Call 828-252-1864 ext. 101 and ask for Nancy Owen or email her at

First Church Health (ABIDE) Session
Led By: Scott Shields
Tuesday, May 13, 6:00-9:00 pm
Supper will be served

Let's Celebrate

Red, White, Blue and You!

Buncombe Baptist Senior Adult Cook Out
Hamburgers, Hotdogs, Fixin’s

Monday, May 19, 2014, 12:00 noon-2:00 p.m.
Grassy Branch Baptist Church (inside event)
Optional: wear your red, white and blue.

Cost: $7.00 per person
Make reservations for your church and send one check to
Buncombe Baptist Association by Monday, May 12.

We will honor and remember those who have served in our armed forces.

Special patriotic music provided by Ken Sausedo, pastor
Grassy Branch Baptist Church


Buncombe Baptist Association Women's Conference

"Tell Your Story"

Monday, April 28, 2014
6:00pm - Light Meal Provided (Bring your favorite dessert)
6:30pm - Meeting: Baptist Resource Center

Bring memorabilia from Sunbeams, GA's, YWA's, or whatever WMU group helps tell your story to celebrate the 125th anniversary of WMU.

For more information, call: Edwina Messer (712-5593)

Operation Inasmuch

Saturday, April 26
Saturday, May 3

Call Norma at the office (252-1864, ext. 104) or email her at
giving the following information

The date you have scheduled your OIAM.
Your OIAM Director and contact information.

National Day Of Prayer

Downtown Asheville Event
Thursday, May 1, 2014

This event will be held in front of the Buncombe County Court House in the City-County Plaza (Roger McGuire Green)

8:00-11:00am - Focused prayer led by area pastors and church leaders
11:30am-1:00pm - National Day of Prayer Proclamation Program with worship central state area
12:00 Noon - Meeting at Woodfin Town Hall, Worship and prayer with Louis Grant
1:00-6:00pm - focused Prayer continued

Ministerial Tax Seminar

The Blue Ridge Baptist Association is hosting a Ministerial Tax Issues and Compensation Planning for Church Employees seminar on Monday, April 28, 2014 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm at Glenwood Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.

This is designed for pastors, staff ministers, secretaries, financial secretaries, treasurers, church committees 9especially personnel, budget, finance, stewardship), deacon chairs and other interested layleaders.

Davis Blount with the Baptist State Convention of NC will lead the seminar

Please register with the BRBA office by April 21, 2014.> 828-559-0685 or

Student Impact

Student Impact 2014
Grades 6 - 12
July 28 - August 1, 2014
Camp Truett, Hayesville, NC
Cost: $150.00
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Hands on mission camp! Great fun, fellowship, worship!!
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