Cherokee Baptist Association - Centre, Alabama
Cherokee Baptist Association
Friday, February 21, 2020

Church News


                View the VBS Page
    for our Cherokee Baptist Association
       Vacation Bible School info!


Food Pounding for the     
     Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes   


As years past, Cherokee has been assigned the month of February for the Children's Homes Food Pounding.

One of our greatest partnerships is with the Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes. Your pastor & WMU Dir/Contact received a letter of the items you are asked to collect. Please bring food items upstairs to the Assoc office by Feb 27. Also, please check the expiration dates.  


                Church News

Enon Grove Has called Chad Foshee as their interim pastor.

Faith at Gaylesville Pastor Charlie Reed has resigned.

Sand Rock  Men’s Wildlife Dinner, March 7, 6:00 PM

Slackland Has called Eugene Burgess as their pastor.

          VBS Preview & Training
                  for Directors & Pastors
                February 13, 2020
                         6:00 PM

      ~ Purpose    ~ Fundamentals of VBS
         ~ Child Safety/Security           ~ Pastor’s Role  
                       ~ Overview of Various Themes

  This is for you, no matter what theme your church is using.

                Please RSVP by Feb 10, for the meal.

   Assoc Men’s Ministry Breakfast
              February 23, 2020
                   7:00-8:15 AM
       New Bethel Baptist Church

                          “Leaving a Legacy”
                    Special Speaker - Larry Hyche
              Men’s Spiritual Development, SBOM

Please RSVP by Feb 17. 

                    Week of Prayer
        for North American Missions
                    March 1-8, 2020

         Annie Armstrong Easter Offering

Cherokee Baptist Helping Hands Ministry

  “To be the hands and feet of Jesus, serving our community
          with financial assistance and spiritual needs.”
On February 4, this new ministry officially opened.
It is located in the basement of the Assoc Office.
Office hours are
Tuesday - Thursday, 9:00-11:30 AM & 1:00-3:30 PM,
by appointment only. 

Dates & hours could possibly change in the future as we have a better feel for the operation of this ministry. Please make this ministry and Director Mrs. Linda Gibbs a prayer priority.
Financial gifts and other inquiries can be mailed to
PO Box 743, Centre, AL 35960
or call the ministry center at 256-927-8516. 

       Pray for our Churches Seeking Pastors
      Calcedonia,  Enon Grove, Faith at Gaylesville,
     Liberty, New Prospect #2, Pisgah, Round Mountain,
                  Tates Chapel, & Unity Hill

          Pastors' Fellowship

Each Thursday Morning
             CBA Office, 8:00 - 9:00 AM
                     Coffee Served


              Birthday Blessings
             to our Pastors! 

           Feb 2 - Brian Evans, Alexis
           Feb 9 - Al McMullan, Bethel
           Feb 18 - Wendell Dutton, Assoc Missionary
           Feb 24 - Matt West, Fair Haven

           March 2 - Jeff Barber, Shady Grove
           March 23 - Lewis Conaway, Rock Ru



Baptist Campus Ministries

This year we begin our second decade of ministering to the students at Gadsden State, Cherokee. To God be the glory for the great things that have happened through this ministry and the continued support of our churches. BCM meets each Wednesday at 10:45 AM for lunch and a time of devotion.

Please continue to pray for Joe, Susan, and Deborah as they lead this outstanding ministry. Please consider how your church can be involved by serving lunch for the students, as well as providing financial support to this ministry.

BCM meets each
Weds 10:45-1:00 for lunch and a devotion
and a breakfast once a quarter.

 Please consider how your church can be involved.

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.


          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.