Cherokee Baptist Association - Centre, Alabama
Cherokee Baptist Association
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Church News

                View the VBS Page
    for our Cherokee Baptist Association
       Vacation Bible Schools Reports!

          Please send in your
VBS Reports to the office by
July 31.


Dailey Street  
Joyfully invites you to a reception in thanks to
 God for Ted Anderson and his 50 years of 
 Pastoral Ministry, August 18, 2:00-4:00 PM
HOMECOMING September 15, 10:30 AM
 covered dish lunch then singing
 Speaker Rev. Jerry Pike
 Music: The Joymasters Quartet.
 (no SS or night services)

Enon Grove
Pastor Joe Stephens has resigned.

Faith at Gaylesville
Has called Charlie Reed as their pastor.

Has called Eugene Burgess as their interim pastor.

Ordained Jeff Holcombe as a deacon. 

New Prospect #2    
HOMECOMING   August 18, 10:00 AM,
message by Ted Elrod,
special singing by New Ground.  
REVIVAL Aug 19-21, 6:30 PM,
Speakers: Monday - Zac Clay,
Tuesday - Mark Cosby,
Wednesday - Tony Shubert

REVIVAL   August 18-21, 
Sunday 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM w/ Eugene Burgess,
Monday-Wednesday 6:30 PM:
Monday - Randy Robinson,
Tuesday - Jay Chambers,
Wednesday - Clinton Greene.

Round Mountain  
David Davenport has resigned as pastor.

Tates Chapel  
Lynn Hughston has resigned as pastor.   

Pray for our Churches Seeking Pastors
        Enon Grove, Friendship, Pisgah,
       Round Mountain, & Tates Chapel

  Cherokee Baptist Ladies,


      Go - Light Your World!
                 Matthew 5:16

  Saturday, September 21, 2019

  Liberty Baptist Church
                         9:30 AM - Noon

     Breakfast brunch will be served by the
  Spring Garden/Rock Run Community WMU.

             No cost   -   This event is free!


        Please call the assoc Office by Sept 9
       and give us a count of how many will be
   attending from your church - please include
          your pastor if he is attending. 

We are asking each church to please bring one
         $10.00-15.00 gift for Door Prizes.

            Cherokee Baptist Association
              Evangelism Rally

                 Dr. Reginald Calvert,
    Pastor, New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church,
                                Bessemer, AL

   Wednesday, August 14, 2019
                        7:00 PM
         Centre First Baptist Church

     6:30 Pre-Service Concert

Pastors & Sunday School Directors,

Reaching the Next Generation
      Thru Sunday School

          Sunday, August 25, 2019
          East Centre BC
          4:30 PM

  Led by Ken Marler,
Church Partner LifeWay Christian Resources

Topics of Focus:
  FUNDAMENTALS for a successful Sunday School
  ROLE of the Pastor in Sunday School
  JOB DESCRIPTION for Sunday School Directors
  RESOURCES to help with Sunday School
  ENCOURAGEMENT in serving

  Pastors Breakfast & Fellowship

                   Each Thursday Morning
                CBA Office, 8:00 - 9:00 AM
     Coffee Served - Bring Your Own Breakfast 


       Birthday Blessings
       to our Pastors! 

      Aug 1 - Ted Elrod
      Sept 2 - Herbert Reid, Nazareth
      Sept 4 - Chip Smith, East Centre
      Sept 7 -  Christ Nixon, Gaylesville First
      Sept 10 - Tony McCain, Moshat
      Sept 22 - David Jenkins, Sand Valley            


Christmas Backpacks
Our association has partnered with
AL WMU & Trinity Mission Center
to deliver 150 Backpacks to Olla, LA
Backpacks are due at the CBA Office, October 31, 2019
Thank you churches for the 150 commitments! 
We have reached our goal!

Call the office for more information, 256-927-5016.



Baptist Campus Ministries
BCM will resume in the Fall Semester

Lunch & Devotion each Wednesday, at 10:45-1:00.
Bro. Joe serves pizza and a drink Tuesday nights,
and has served biscuits in the mornings.
Pray for Joe, Susan, and Deborah as they serve the students.  Please consider how your church can be involved by providing lunch for the students as well as giving financially to this ministry.  Make donations to
“Cherokee Baptist Association”  —  Designate on memo BCM.

BCM  --  Baptist Campus Ministries
Gadsden State, Cherokee Campus


PEN ... Pastoral Enrichment Network
for Bi-Vocational Pastors

  Meets every 3rd Thursday
     Association Office
6:00 PM

Meal Provided 
Please contact Bro. Wendell if you would like to be a part of this.

      If your children are interested in Bible Drills in your church,
      please contact the Assoc Office for info and resources.

                Assoc Bible Drillers   April 7, 2019
               Congratulations to those who advanced to
                     Regionals & State Bible Drills!

          Sharing Across Cherokee County

            Every Believer Sharing - Every Person Hearing


Alabama Acts 1:8 Connections

Approximately 400 missionaries call
Alabama home.  We encourage each of our
churches to connect with one of these missionaries
and adopt them in a prayer partnership.  Contact
Scotty Goldman, State Board of Missions,
1-800-264-1225, ext. 387,
to begin the connection process.