Information & Updates


Meetings, Events and Mission Opportunities in the Association.


· Chipola/Suwannee Partnership for Hurricane Michael Mission Trip

     January 31  – February 07, 2020

Mission teams will be on the job doing construction, spiritual encouragement, and evangelism.  Pray for your churches as they are serving in the panhandle.  The registration deadline for the April mission trip signup is Feb. 20, 2020. Contact Mary Nanny for details: 321-505-2562


· Associational Strategic Planning w/ Rick Wheeler

    February 28 - 29, 2020               Friday 6:00 - 8:00 supper included, Saturday 9:00 - noon

     Westwood Baptist Church - Family Life Center

      920  11th St., Live Oak

Charting a course of significance includes discovering and implementing a structure that enables us to do the right thing in the right way. Key leadership will continue to develop the strategy that will enhance and strengthen our effectiveness in serving and resourcing churches in the future.


· Executive Committee and Leadership Training

     March 10, 2020  6:00pm   meal provided

      Antioch Baptist Church -  5203 CR 795 N, Live Oak

Gary Townsend, Fl Baptist Convention – Regional Catalyst “ Sexual Harassment and Abuse in the Church”

Debra Jones - O’Brien Baptist, “Children’s Ministry on a Shoestring Budget”

Shannon Eads - Lifeway -“Ministry and Mission Resources for Your Church”          

Billy Young - Fl Baptist Next Gen Lead Catalyst - “Programming for Success -  How to Build Your Youth Ministry Around a Clearly Defined Purpose”

Stacey Jones - Darkness to Light - “A non-profit committed to empowering adults to prevent child sexual abuse”


· April Mexico Mission Trip:  April 20-29, 2020 Our first work Bible Storying work among the Cora. This trip will focus on evangelism and discipleship through Bible Storying and equipping homes with electricity. The trip is the same week as spring break and would be a great mission for students. We need individuals with experience with evangelism, bible teaching, electrical work, cooking, serving and working with children, or youth especially special needs children.  Information Contact :Bethany McDonald  727-698-8340

· Chipola/Suwannee Partnership for Hurricane Michael Mission Trip

     April 17-24, 2020

Mission teams will be on the job doing construction, spiritual encouragement, and evangelism. Pray for your churches as they are serving in the panhandle. 

· Revive Conference: Richard Blackaby & Dr. Mark Clifton

    April 28, 2020    9:00-3:00 lunch included   

    Hopeful Baptist Church - 289 SE Hopeful Dr., Lake City, FL 32025     

“Whether your church is experiencing positive spiritual health or finds itself plateaued or struggling, it is vitally important to be centered on and oriented to the Headship of Christ.  It is my prayer that you will set aside time to attend the entire gathering in April, determined to park your heart before God, allowing Him to speak to you in fresh and transforming ways.  Bring several of your key leaders as well so that together, you can experience God’s heart for you and your church!” Dr. Richard Blackaby

 Registration fee, books, and lunch will be covered by SBA for our leaders attending this event. 


· Executive Committee Meeting - A Kingdom Approach to Wealth w/ Rick Wheeler - Baptist Foundation

    July 14, 2020  6:30   Pinemount Baptist Church, McAlpin, FL    17031 Hwy 129 S


· July Mexico Mission Trip: Great opportunity for first time missionaries. We will be spending time in the larger cities of Mexico. Focus on evangelism through art, tracts, surveys, or puppet theatres in the park. We will also invite friends and neighbors to church services. There is also an opportunity to share through sports. We need Musicians preachers, teachers, youth, adults, and artists.   Information : Bethany McDonald 727-698-8357

· Executive Committee Meeting

     September 8, 2020   6:30pm:     The Orchard Community Church, Live Oak      1220 Walker Ave. SW

 2021 Mission Plan and Budget Review

· October Mexico Mission Trip: This will be another  trip into the mountains with the Cora. Focus is bible storying as well as medical and dental care.  We will have the opportunity to share about basic first aid, hygiene and nutrition. We need medical or dental staff as well as bible teachers, cooks, servants, evangelists or those with the gift on mercy. Information : Bethany McDonald 727-698-8340

· SBA Annual Celebration - October 11, 2020    5:00pm  covered dish   Westwood Baptist Church Family Life  Bldg.







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1747 Walker Avenue S W
Live OakFL32064US