Annual Gathering 2021 – “Church Together” Video Links

All sessions have been recorded for your review. Worshipful Work: Annual Meeting To view the Annual Meeting session, please click HERE. Morning Breakout Sessions A –  “Mindful Self-Compassion for Caregiver Fatigue“ In this session, Dr. Barbara Moser introduces the concept of “self-compassion” which will help you live out the second of the greatest commandments to […]

AG2021 – “Church Together” SPEAKER Bios

SPEAKER/LEADER BIOS Barbara Moser, MD Barbara Moser is a retired board-certified family practice physician who spent the majority of her 32 year medical career providing integrated medical and behavioral health care for college students. For the past 13 years, she has provided training and advocacy in the areas of emotional health and caring for persons […]

WB September 2021 – “Church Together”

From the Wisconsin Baptist newsletter – September 2021 “Church Together” John Jones, ABC/WI Interim Regional Executive Minister    So we, who are many, are one body in Christ, and individually we are members one of another. Romans 12:5   A lesson that I keep learning over and over again is how much I need other […]

SELECT Your AG2021 Sessions

Select your Morning Breakout Session and Afternoon Equipping Session Here SCHEDULE 9:00-10:00 am – WORSHIPFUL WORK: Annual Meeting 10:15-11:45 am – BREAKOUT SESSIONS: 3 Options (Make your selections below) 12:15-12:45 pm – PLENARY SESSION: Lunchtime Speaker 1:00-1:45 pm – EQUIPPING SESSIONS: 3 Options (Make your selections below) 2:00-3:00 pm – CLOSING WORSHIP PROGRAM – CLICK […]

Annual Gathering 2020 – VIDEO Links

Check out the recorded sessions from Annual Gathering 2020 – October 10, 2020. Click on the title for a link to the video. WORKSHOPS A – COVID Changes “Idea-Swap” – Commission for Congregational Mission B – Bible Study on “Transformation” – Rev. Dr. Demetrius Williams C – Reshaping Church: Learning from Unplanned Transformation – Rev. […]

Annual Gathering 2021 – CHURCH TOGETHER

Annual Gathering 2021 will be an ONLINE EVENT this year on Saturday, October 2. The theme this year is “Church Together,” with the theme scripture passage being Romans 12:3-5. 3 For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of yourself more highly than you ought to think, but […]

What do we mean when we say “Jesus saves”?

John Jones, ABC/WI Interim Regional Executive Minister (from WB, summer 2021) Mark 7:37 –They were astounded beyond measure, saying, “He has done everything well; he even makes the deaf to hear and the mute to speak.”   Jesus saves! A simple phrase, but also the fundamental conviction of the Christian religion. It is the simplest […]

Realities of Our New Normal

The Commission on Congregational Mission of the American Baptist Churches of Wisconsin has chosen as its focus for the first half of 2021 the topic of “stewardship.” The Commission has pursued research on the topic, particularly as it relates to engaging younger generations. Members meet monthly to share their learnings with one another and to develop […]

Transformation Continues…

By Marie Onwubuariri, REM Guided by Romans 12:2, at the Annual Gathering I noted the transformation I have begun to see in and among ABC/WI over the past six years. We have… …realigned practices and structures to foster the pursuit of mission, evident in our governance, gathering themes, standards of ministries, & our interactions. …resisted […]

Zoom Guide for ABC/WI Annual Gathering

Zoom and You: Community over IP The ABC of Wisconsin Virtual Annual Gathering How can I download Zoom? Zoom can be found on a desktop computer by going to www.zoom.us. Zoom can also be found on either the Apple App Store or Google Play. To download the Zoom app from the website, click on the […]