Cherokee Baptist Association - Centre, Alabama
Cherokee Baptist Association
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Church News

Tony McCain has returned as pastor. Moshat wishes to thank Bro. Ted Elrod and his sweet wife, Mary, for their great work as interim pastor. Please keep Gloria McCain in your prayers.

New Prospect #2  
is searching for a part-time Youth Pastor/Director. If interested, phone 205-688-6086 or email

Pine Grove
Mission Meals Dinner, November 21, 5:30 PM (while food last).

will be hosting the Master Peace Quartet, from Dalton, GA, November 11, 11:00 AM Service. Everyone invited!

           Pray for our churches seeking Pastors
                   Alexis, Nazareth, & Shady Grove


Christmas Backpacks

This is the first year our association has collected the Christmas Backpacks. Thank you, Cherokee Baptists, for 88 backpacks collected! These will be distributed to children & teens through ministry sites along the Mississippi River & Appalachian areas.


Operation Christmas Child
   Shoebox Collection

November 12-18, 2018
  Monday-Thursday: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
    Friday & Saturday 8:00-10:00 AM
     & Sunday: 1:00-3:00 PM

 For 25 years, Samaritan’s Purse has been collecting                    shoeboxes filled with gifts and delivering them to children in need around the world. Each box is an opportunity for a boy or girl to experience the love of God in a tangible way and hear the Gospel.

Please include a $9 donation to help cover shipping & other costs.  

Do Not Include: candy, gum, food, toothpaste, used items, war-related items, seeds, liquids or lotions, medications or vitamins, breakable items, aerosol cans.

      To order resources:  
                           or 1-800-353-5949

Attention Ladies:

WMU Prayer Brunch
for International Missionaries

December 4, 2018
Assoc Office, 9:30 AM
-Bring your favorite breakfast food-

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


     Birthday Blessings to our Pastors!          

             November 11 - Michael Roach, Pilgrim Rest
             November 18 - David Bankson, Slackland 


Baptist Campus Ministries

Lunch & Devotion each Wednesday, at 10:45-1:00.
Bro. Joe serves pizza and a drink Tuesday nights.
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
Associational 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.