Introducing: New Wineskins -Grant Program

“NO ONE PUTS NEW WINE INTO OLD WINESKINS; OTHERWISE, THE WINE WILL BURST THE SKINS, AND THE WINE IS LOST, AND SO ARE THE SKINS; BUT ONE PUTS NEW WINE INTO FRESH WINESKINS.” MARK 2:22   The New Wineskins Grant Program seeks to nurture the birthing of new ministry initiatives within ABC/WI by planting seeds […]

Annual Gathering 2018 – Collaboration Learnings

    Check out the list of contributions – Learnings/Gleanings – from the Second Plenary Session of the 2018 Annual Gathering – facilitated by Rev. Dr. Trinette McCray Click the link below to look over the contributions from the tables at our Worshipful Work session on Saturday, October 13: What?    So, what?     […]

Strengthening the Existing Network for Ministerial Support and Resourcing

Tuesday, November 6th 2018 12:00-1:30 PM ABC-WI Regional Office 15330 Watertown Plank Rd., Elm Grove (Video-conference and phone options available for those who cannot join in person. Please see below for information on how to join via video conference.) This collegial luncheon will focus on naming and exploring sources and supporters that assist in fostering […]

ABC/WI Milwaukee Bucks Fellowship Event

The 4th Annual ABC/WI Fellowship event is happening on Friday, January 4, 2019. Friends and family of ABC/Wisconsin are invited to come out and enjoy Wisconsin’s NBA team, the Milwaukee Bucks, play the Atlanta Hawks at 7:30 PM at the new Fiserv Forum. There are a limited number of tickets available on a first come […]

2018 Advent Retreat at Camp Tamarack

Join Us at Camp Tamarack before the hustle and bustle of Thanksgiving and Christmas during the weekend of November 2nd-4th, for some time to be creative and reflect on the season. Each session will include a meditation on the Advent themes of Faith, Hope, Joy and Love, plus an opportunity to create 6 cards of […]

Fall Out of Camp 2018

Help us “fall” out of camp…October 20th  and 21st Projects: Forestry – trimming trees/branches Waterfront – bring in boats, raft, lifejackets Winterize cabins There are other bigger projects that still need to be done – any time, so let Kim or Carolyn know if you are interested and when you are available. Kim Drost – […]

174th Annual Gathering of ABC/WI

Friday-Saturday, October 12-13, 2018 Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church Rev. Martin Childs, Jr., DMin, Senior Pastor 3456 N. 38th Street, Milwaukee, WI Click to view/download: Program Booklet State of the Region Report Friday morning Interfaith Learning Event DVD-CD_orderform Summary of Saturday Plenary Learning session   Lost and found: A blue men’s jacket was found in […]

Congregational Missions – 2018 Web Conference #1

Web Conference: “Developing Community Partnerships: When all you have is a peanut butter sandwich…” MONDAY, JUNE 18, 2018  @ 7:00 PM Link to audio recording available HERE.  The ABC/WI Commission on Congregational Missions had its first mission web conference. This was the first of a series of web conferences, which hopes to offer churches that […]

Minister Meet-Ups : Spring/Summer Series 2018

…A time for American Baptist ministers to come together for mutual support, networking, mental and physical nourishment, and Holy Spirit stirring around topics that matter to our vocational health and missional purpose… 2018 SPRING/SUMMER SERIES Below is a list of the events this year. Please let the region office know if you are interested in […]