Festival of Homiletics


Faith leadership to help guide ministry


Partnering with American Baptists to promote Christian faith, cultivate Christ-centered leaders and disciples, and bring healing and transformation to communities across the United States and Puerto Rico.


Be equipped. Be enlightened. Be engaged. A vibrant online community exclusively for ministry professionals.


We publish Christ-centered leadership and discipleship resources for the healing and transformation of persons, congregations, and communities.

Judson Press Select FOH Resources

Carefully curated titles that complement FOH workshops and learning opportunities and can serve as supplemental reading. As an attendee, you’re entitled to a special discount price on select titles from now until June 25, 2021.

cultivating leaders

Strong leaders advance the mission of faith communities.

Equipping Disciples

Broadening the understanding of what it means to be a follower of Jesus.

Healing Communities

We believe the power of Christian love can—and will—change the world.


Equipping people for mission, Effecting change in the world.

The ABHMS Center for Continuous Learning is a hub for practical mission education, offering interactive, intercultural, and incarnational learning experiences that:

    • respond to current trends in leadership training,
    • critically engage the cultural moment for healing and justice, and
    • innovate mission education with emerging generations.

Launching late Spring 2021!

2021 Scholarships

We offer scholarships to qualified students pursuing higher education!

To determine your eligibility, visit: Financial Aid for Students

Apply now through April 30, 2021, 5:00pm

“I can tell you that I would not be in seminary if it weren’t for the American Baptist Home Mission Societies. The scholarship really allows me to be able to focus on my studies… It’s been such a blessing. It feels like I’m part of a family that’s cheering me on along the way.”


– Lauren Williams

Connect. Cultivate. change.

American Baptist Home Mission Societies has a vision of a better world. A world transformed by the healing power of the Gospel. A world transformed by passionate American Baptist leaders and disciples who are creating and building ministries that meet human needs.


Fearlessly confronting the issues of racism and intersectional injustice.

the christian citizen

Writing from diverse voices living and working at the intersection of faith and politics, discipleship and citizenship.

Christian Citizen Ambassador

Rooted in heaven with implications for how we live our lives here and now.

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