2019 New Wineskins Grant Recipients Announced

ABC/WI News Release 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 is up and running!!  Throughout April and May the New Wineskins administrative […]

175th Annual Gathering – Sessions and Leaders

Rev. Karen Sundland, ABC/WI President 2019-2020 Rev. Sundland will “call us to order” at the start of the Friday evening banquet and chair the Saturday morning worshipful work session, where we will elect new Board of Manager members and Nominating Committee members for 2020, tend to other business items and recognitions, and take an important […]

175th Annual Gathering – Project ‘9520…

American Baptist Churches of Wisconsin invites you contribute your collective story to Project ‘9520… Project ‘9520… is a storytelling project in poster form. ABC Wisconsin member churches and ministry partners are invited to submit a story poster that tells of God’s work in your midst from 1995 to present, and even articulating your vision for […]

175th Annual Gathering – Program at a Glance

All events will be held at the conference center. Specific rooms will be posted as they are assigned. FRIDAY SCHEDULE — OCTOBER 11 5:00-6:00: TBD WI Ministers Council Fall Annual Meeting 5:00-7:00: Staughton Hall Lobby Registration opens for Banquet attendees & full Annual Gathering participants Staughton Hall Prayer Space and Exhibit Hall opens 6:45-9:30: (Kraft) […]

175th Annual Gathering – GLCC Housing and Saturday Meals

Housing and Saturday Meal Reservations: Call Green Lake Conference Center (GLCC) directly at (920) 294-3323; Mention “ABC Wisconsin” Important Dates: Rooms at the discounted group rate will not be guaranteed after 8/11/19. Saturday Meal prices increase after by $2 each meal after 9/27/19. Banquet and Saturday meal tickets will NOT BE GUARANTEED AFTER 10/8/19. Overnight […]

175th Annual Gathering – Friday Dinner Banquet, Program Registration, Booster Ad

For Participants: Early Bird Deadline: Tuesday, September 24 Final Pre-Registration Deadline: Thursday, October 3 Downloadable Registration Form to Submit by mail or in person Online Registration and Payment / Online Donations to the Annual Gathering. (You will be re-directed to Eventbrite.) Dinner Banquet: Friday, October 11, 2019 from 6:45-9:00 PM Location: Kraft Building Dining Hall […]


FORUM #2 – May 9, 2019 @ New Hope Missionary Baptist Church On Thursday, May 9 at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Milwaukee, several Baptist Pastors from around the Milwaukee area gathered to hear Rev. Dr. Demetrius Williams – pastor of Community Baptist Church of Greater Milwaukee and professor at UWM and CENTRAL Wisconsin […]

January ’19 Wisconsin Baptist Lead Article

Rootedness, Nurturing (Collaboration), Growth… Marie Onwubuariri, ABC/WI Regional Executive Minister 2019…year three of regional direction. Year 1: tending to roots; Year 2: nurturing our association connectedness through collaboration; Year 3: GROWTH! But what does growth look like? I will guess that as you read this your mind might immediately go to some traditional church growth […]

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?     […]

November ’18 Wisconsin Baptist Lead Article

Full Partners A word from Rev. Dr. Jim Carlson, Hispanic Community Liaison For over two years I have had the privilege of serving as the region’s Hispanic Community Liaison, supporting and consulting with the Hispanic congregations in our region. There are many similarities between most ABC congregations and the Hispanic congregations: they take offerings, sing […]