2023 Disaster Relief Training Schedule disaster relief Jan 24, 2023

Spring 2023 Disaster Relief Training Schedule

March 4 -Southeast Training Center – Miami

March 18 – Covenant Fellowship Baptist Church, Stuart

April 1 – First Baptist Church, New Port Richey

April 15 – First Baptist Church, LaBelle

April 29 –...

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Video Replay: State of Theology Survey Review and Implications church health discipleship theology Dec 01, 2022

Update: Watch all four videos and access the survey results at reach.mba/theology-review.

 

Every two years Life Way Research and Ligonier Ministries partner together to take the theological pulse of Americans. The latest findings have been published at thestateoftheology.com....

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We are on Kajabi! websites Nov 07, 2022

We've launched our new website on the Kajabi platform. Our previous platform provider had notified us that they were no longer offering their services and since we were already using some of the Kajabi features, we've fully switched to Kajabi for our new website.

Our new website platform...

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Video Replay: Navigating the Digital Mission Field with Asher Segelken church growth church websites google lunch and learn Nov 01, 2022

Asher Segelken is the founder of Good Grain Creative, a digital communications agency for churches based in Nashville Tennessee. Asher is a storyteller at heart, passionate about meeting and working alongside people and sharing God's love with them. When he’s not working, he enjoys...

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Hurricane Ian Disaster Relief Update disaster relief Oct 13, 2022

Updated 10/12/22:  Here is an update from Pastry Marty Hoffman at Providence Baptist Church in Lecanto:

Great appreciation for your help and prayers.  On Monday (10/10/22) we delivered somewhere around $15K in much useful and needed supplies in 3 trucks and 3 trailers.  It was...

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Developing Healthy Churches Through Advanced Discipleship discipleship missionary resources Oct 01, 2022

Our MBA staff focuses on three main priorities for our association of churches: centrality of the Gospel, collaboration among local churches, and church health.  The Perspectives Course is a missional training opportunity that fits with each of these priorities. 

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Video Replay: How to Lead Like Jesus Sep 22, 2022

Here is the video replay of our September, 2022 Lunch and Learn on How to Lead Like Jesus. This is a 30 minute overview of the Lead Like Jesus Encounter. For more information about scheduling an LLJ Encounter for your church, business, or organization, go to www.reach.mba/jesus

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Stewardship Development Coaching Available to MBA Churches church finance coaching fundraising leadership development stewardship Sep 05, 2022

Updated 12/5/22: The first meeting will be January 25, 2023 starting at 10:30 a.m. with lunch following. 

Florida Baptist Financial Services is offering free Stewardship Development Coaching for active MBA churches.  A small group of up to 2 representatives from 6-10 churches will...

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The Great Exchange: Trading Busyness for Fruitful Productivity leadership development Jul 28, 2022

Here is the video replay of our July 2022 Lunch and Learn at the MBA Missionary Resource Center. Don Meadows presented: "The Great Exchange: Trading Busyness for Fruitful Productivity. Based on the book, At Your Best by Carey Nieuwhof.

Out of all we do, priorities matter the most. This is what...

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Biblical Soul Care Training Starts August 13, 2022 counseling discipleship soul care Jul 26, 2022

Marion Baptist Association is pleased to partner with Community Bible Church to offer Biblical Soul Care Training at the MBA Missionary Resource Center.  The training takes place on the 2nd Saturday of each month starting in August.  For more information, call 352-680-0056 or...

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Where New Churches are Needed Jul 11, 2022

As the population of the Ocala / Marion metro area continues to grow, MBA Churches are addressing the need to plant more churches to keep up with population growth. So, where will these new churches need to be located?

According to the Ocala Metro CEP, Approximately 2/3 or Marion County is set...

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Supporting Women and Families Facing Unexpected Pregnancy missionary resources Jul 06, 2022

Churches desiring to love and serve women and families that are facing difficulty due to unexpected or unaffordable pregnancies can receive help from Women's Pregnancy Center in Ocala. With the recent supreme court decision and changes in state law regarding abortion, the need for...

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