Short Term Mission Scholarship
Apply for a Short-Term Mission Scholarship today
Application Deadline is February 28, 2019
Once again this year, the ABCCONN Department of Mission and Stewardship is offering four (4) scholarships, of $500 each, to encourage ABCCONN church members to follow God's call to spread the Good News through the endeavor of participating in a short term mission trip. Preference will be given to young adults, (ages 17- 30), who are first time missionaries. Other applicants will also be considered.
MLK Weekend Activities in Norwalk
There are a variety of activities in Norwalk to celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend detailed here.
ABCCONN Mission Trip to Puerto Rico
ABCCONN, through its Department of Mission and Stewardship, has been engaging in a Puerto Rican Initiative as part of its Relationship Building thrust, following Hurricane Maria. We gave a monetary love offerings at the Annual Gathering on Saturday, April 28 and at Mission and Stewardship Day, Saturday, September 29. We are also sending "love letters" to all 146 Puerto Rican Baptist Churches. ABCCONN member churches are being encouraged to support this love offering of money and letters, which can be sent to Rev. Kevin Butler, Administrative Manager, ABCCONN.
Free Bible Study Curriculum Available
First Baptist Church of Wallingford has all the published "Group Active Bible Curriculum" for Jr. and Sr. High ages which we would like to gift to a church who would like to come and pick them up.
We would also like to gift "Faith Weaver" for Sr. High, Faith 4 Life and Youth Specialty "Dares from Jesus."
Please contact Debbie Gravell at Debbiegravell@gmail.com to arrange pick up.
They will be available through July 21.
Aid for Guatemala
The South Woodstock Baptist Church has a developed a close ministry partnership with a church in eastern Guatemala, Iglesia Christo el Rey in Teculutan, Zacapa. Our church is currently working with the pastor of this church in Guatemala, Pastor Noe Giron, to provide emergency disaster relief for the many people who have been displaced by the volcanic eruption in the western region of Guatemala.