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ABHMS announces ministry-enhancing staffing transitions
Staffing transitions that will bolster the organization’s mission in key areas related to support for ministerial leaders and technology management were announced at ABHMS' 2016 All Staff Summit. From left-to-right: Derrick Gilbert; Patricia Osborne Randolph; Maria Aguilar; Jeffrey Haggray; Kristina Moeller and Jamaal Nelson. VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/23/16)—American Baptist Home Mission Societies' (ABHMS) Executive Director
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ABHMS executive director to speak at Asian conference
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/17/16)—American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) Executive Director Dr. Jeffrey Haggray will be the closing speaker at the 2016 Asian Conference and Alliance of Asian American Baptist Churches (AAABC) Convocation to be held June 21-24 at First Baptist Church, Haddonfield, N.J. Featuring the theme “Let Young Eagles Fly: Next Generation Leadership”
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Chaplain (Col.) Sean Lee of the Maryland National Guard reflects on Memorial Day
On Memorial Day, Chaplain (Col.) Sean Lee of the Maryland National Guard will find himself at Dulaney Valley Gardens cemetery, as he has for the last 13 years, linking arms with family members of our nation’s fallen soldiers. “When they take my arm, they don’t see me, but what I represent,” Lee said in reflection.
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ABHMS, TABCOM hold annual ‘MissionAdventure’ in New Orleans
With assistance from American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS), The American Baptist Churches of Massachusetts (TABCOM) held its annual nine-day “MissionAdventure” in New Orleans in April. While ABHMS’ Volunteer Mobilization Ministries provided a stipend and spearheaded registration and leadership, 27 individuals—clergy as well as congregants—from nine TABCOM congregations lent muscle to such activities as painting, cleaning and weeding in an effort to restore areas ravaged by hurricanes Rita and Katrina in 2005.
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ABHMS calls for 2016 Palmer Grant applications; deadline is June 15, 2016
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/2/16)—American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS) is calling for applications for 2016 grants from the Virginia and Gordon Palmer Jr. Trust of the American Baptist Foundation. Awards will range from $5,000 to $25,000. Deadline to apply for a grant is midnight on June 15, 2016. This year’s grant cycle seeks to
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Another free Brian McLaren Bible study video available on ABHMS’ website
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 5/16/16)—Available now for free viewing on American Baptist Home Mission Societies’ (ABHMS) website is the second Bible study presented by renowned theologian Brian McLaren at ABHMS’ “Space for Grace” gathering. In his own inimitable style, McLaren explores “Restoring Human Connection: Religion, Politics, and the Bible” (Acts 10:1-48), as videotaped live at
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Space for Grace

Now available from the highly-rated November conference is Brian McLaren's first of three daily Bible studies on video!

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A snapshot digest of mission work from American Baptist congregations & ABHMS partners.

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2016 Asian Conference & Convocation — Haddonfield, N.J.

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National Ministries reclaims its identity as American Baptist Home Mission Societies (ABHMS)…

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