Spring and fall are always our busiest months in assisting with new church plants. These are optimum times to be able to acquire the attention of a community amidst their own busy schedules. This fall has certainly proved that again to us. We have been bouncing from one project to the next. These are exciting days as we see the culmination...

The cord is cut! Pastor Ron Owens of Calvary Baptist Church "cut the cord" and pronounced that Vision Baptist Church in Ladysmith, VA is now an official autonomous church. There was a sense of excitement and joy as 90 people came with two more first-time visitors. Pastor Jeff Hill, the new pastor, preached with power on the "vision" of Vision...

The fourth night of the Get-Acquainted Meetings in Ladysmith, VA saw 74 in attendance with one new visitor. It has been encouraging to see the involvement and faithfulness from Calvary Baptist, the reproducing church, and other churches. Dr. Forrester, President of Virginia Baptist College, attended and shared encouraging words for Pastor Hill and Vision Baptist Church. The excitement has been...

Several pastors came to show their support for the third night of the Get-Acquainted Meetings for Vision Baptist Church in Ladysmith VA. Pastor Mike Reid of Temple Baptist Church in Fredericksburg, VA and Pastor Ryan Flanders of Flatrun Baptist Church in Locust Grove, VA came to support and help with the meeting. The financial support from other churches have been...

The Lord blessed during the second night of the Get-Acquainted Meetings for Vision Baptist Church in Ladysmith, VA. There were 75 in attendance with two returning visitors. Brother Rowland preached on "The Message of the Church" and emphasized the importance of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Pastor Ledford of Crossroads Baptist Church in Fredricksburg, VA attended. He and his church...

Ladysmith, Virginia has been saturated with John & Romans, invitations, signs, and tracts in preparation for the new church plant. The start of Vision Baptist Church is well known in the community and the response has been great. Pastor Hill, the new pastor, has held morning services and has seen 14 first-time visitors from the saturation. The first night of...

Psalm 133:1 says, “Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!”  During September our ministry was involved in four new church plants in Canada and the United States. Churches were planted in Belleville, ON; Warrenton, MO; Waconia, MN; and Athens, OH.  Thankfully a church planter did not have to begin his ministry alone...

To view pictures of this church plant, click here. Your browser will open in a new window. Sunday, September 25, 2011 God blessed with a wonderful first night of a new church in Athens, Ohio. Bible Truth Baptist Church held its first Get-Acquainted Night and had 72 in attendance with seven visitors. Maranatha Baptist Church of Charleston, WV, the reproducing church, helped...

Someone once said, “Time flies when you are having fun.” We must have had a hilarious time during the month of September! The flurry of church plants for September has finished with one remaining for the month of October. Pastor Brian Andrews and the people of Mid-America Baptist Church did an outstanding job of assisting Bro. Peter Balvo in planting the...

Update Our family has had the privilege of being part of three church plants in the month of September. Faith Baptist Church in Warrenton, MO, with Pastor Peter Balvo; Northern Lights Baptist Church in Waconia, MN, with Pastor Mike Frey; and Bible Truth Baptist Church in Athens, OH, with Pastor Troy Kline have all been successfully planted. Many churches have shown their support through helping with...