HOW CAN I MAKE AN IMPACT?
SERVING WITH YOUR SMALL GROUP
In addition to participating in the church-wide mission initiatives, we encourage small groups to embrace the commission with opportunities they are passionate about.
WOMEN ON MISSION & SEW IT GOES
Meet with these ladies to fellowship, pray and sew together once a month. They actively participate in a variety of local and global mission projects.
WAYSIDE CHRISTIAN MISSION
This ministry serves breakfast and ministers to those who struggle at the Wayside Christian Mission in downtown Louisville. BBC financially supports this ministry by purchasing the breakfast food on the fifth Saturday of each month. waysidechristianmission.org
NORTH CENTRAL BAPTIST NETWORK (PREVIOUSLY OTBA)
This is a network of churches who work together to serve our community. All members are invited to participate in the monthly Vision Team Meetings.
Groups of men and women who work together to glorify God by building and maintaining projects throughout Kentucky and all of God's creation. Projects range in size and usually occur in July.
SAMARITAN'S PURSE: OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Members send gift-filled shoe boxes to demonstrate God's love in a tangible way to children in need around the world. October-November each year. samaritanspurse.org/occ
WHAT LOCAL MISSIONS DOES BBC SUPPORT IN OLDHAM COUNTY?
CROSSROADS PREGNANCY CENTER
Located in Crestwood, CPC provides emotional help and practical resources such as lab-quality pregnancy testing, ultrasounds, and peer counseling to women with unplanned pregnancies. mycrossroadssoc.org
FOUNDATION OF HOPE
Located in Buckner, this food pantry's mission is to improve the health and well-being of families who lack the resources to adequately feed their families by providing nutritious food and access to other community resources.
GOOD NEWS HOMES
Located in LaGrange, this non-profit exists to help displaced or at-risk families, especially those who are under-served, find housing and/or related resources that can help them become or stay self-sufficient. goodnewshomesky.org
HIGHPOINT CHARITABLE SERVICES
Located in LaGrange, this volunteer-driven organization offers food, clothing, and other essentials to individuals on the verge of poverty and homelessness. The assistance and support provided seeks to meet the physical and spiritual needs of those served. highpointcs.org
HOPE HEALTH CLINIC
Located in LaGrange, this clinic provides access to basic health services to under-served persons and families in Oldham County. hopehealthclinicky.com
OLDHAM COUNTY MINISTERIAL ASSOCIATION (OCMA)
Funds for this organization are provided from local churches working together to provide lodging, fuel, and food to those in need. Requests for OCMA provisions are fielded through Pastor Don Wright working with other resource organizations in the community.
of offerings given to the World Mission Fund which enables various missions initiatives around the world
of tithes and offerings enable missions around the world through the Southern Baptist Convention
of tithes and offerings help local churches network together for missional success
of tithes and offerings support the Ignite Church Network to plant churches
SOUTHERN BAPTIST COOPERATIVE PROGRAM
Through the Cooperative Program, Southern Baptists channel resources to support a variety of missions and ministry efforts to advance the gospel. kybaptist.org/giving
WORLD MISSION FUND
A Ballardsville fund specifically created to help support designated missions organizations throughout the year. The fund is separate from the general tithes and offerings. To give to the World Missions fund, go to BBCLife.org/give.
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (Haiti)
BBC is taking a team to the Dominican Republic in the summer of 2022 to work with Haitian communities with our good friend Brent Gambrell and A Door to Hope. The cost is approximately $750 plus airfare. adoortohope.com
A BBC Vision Team that went to Ecuador in January 2020 is now making plans for a follow-up trip to focus on discipleship and mentoring.
Annually in March, this 2-3 week trip partners with Frontline Missions and FHD Missions. We travel to Central America to share the gospel, provide church construction, and support medical clinics. frontlinemission.info
DOES BBC HELP PLANT CHURCHES?
CHURCH OF THE FOUR CORNERS, Bozeman, Montana
The Church at Four Corners is a campus of Emmanuel Baptist Church whose mission is to gather people so that they may know Christ, go with Christ, and grow in Christ. www.facebook.com/thechurchatfourcorners/
THE VALLEY CHURCH, Cincinnati, Ohio
This is a church plant through the North American Mission Board Send Network. Monthly support is sent to this church through the World Mission Fund.
IGNITE CHURCH NETWORK
This ministry was designed to create an intentional church multiplication network that would unite churches which are passionate about transforming their community with a new generation of churches passionately focused on the transforming gospel. ignitediscipleship.com
ANNIE ARMSTRONG EASTER OFFERING
Through the North American Mission Board, the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering (AAEO) is the primary way the NAMB supports mission efforts in North America. One hundred percent of gifts given to AAEO are used to support Southern Baptist missionaries serving across the United States and Canada. www.AnnieArmstrong.com
ELIZA BROADUS OFFERING
Through the Kentucky Women’s Mission Union, the Eliza Broadus Offering support Kentucky missions including Kentucky Changers! EBO helps to support disaster relief, church planting, language mission, collegiate ministry, and much more. www.kywmu.org/ebo
LOTTIE MOON CHRISTMAS OFFERING
Since 1845, the IMB has partnered with churches to send missionaries to live and work among those around the world with little to no access to the gospel. 100% of your generous gifts provide missionaries the services they need to live among the unreached peoples they serve. imb.org/lottie-moon-christmas-offering