Rev. Fred Oaks President of the Board of Managers – American Baptist Churches of Wisconsin Fred Oaks is a graduate of Northern Seminary and was ordained in 1987 by Elliott Avenue Baptist Church in Springfield, IL. He served American Baptist churches in IL, MI, and IN until 2005 when he became a program director at […]
MONDAYS, STARTING DECEMBER 2, 2019 | 8-8:45PM CT The POST is an experimental online faith community growing in Christian discipleship in a “post-____” landscape. To join, visit abcofwi.org/the-post.
Everything IS Connected Carolyn Dugan, Associate Regional Minister of Camping Imagine a spider web…what do you see? What is the web hooked or anchored to? Are there any base strands? Is the web perfectly symmetrical or are there flaws/imperfections? Did you see a spider? Was it working or resting? This is our faith. What are […]
VAST EXPANSES—PAST & PRESENT Sandra Kalland, Vice-President ABC/WI Board of Managers I had the opportunity to sit by Lake Michigan this morning. As I looked out at the vastness of the water, and as the waves gently hit the shore, I couldn’t help but be reminded of the Church. As I looked at the water […]
In 2019, the ABC Wisconsin Commission on Congregational Mission has discerned a focus on promoting Christian Education, especially Biblical Knowledge, Interpretation, and Application for Local Congregations, with special consideration for new teaching approaches. The commission plans to do this in three ways: Christian Education Resources Review/Recommendations: The commission will distribute “reviews and recommendations” of current […]
This year’s winter one-day Men’s retreat was co-sponsored by Progressive Baptist Church and ABC/WI. When: Saturday, January 26th, 2019 – 7:30AM – 5PM (Breakfast and lunch included)Where: Progressive Baptist Church, 8324 W. Keefe Ave. Milwaukee, WIQuestions: Contact Franklin Onwubuariri at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510.393.8546.
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