When Leaders Fail leadership Jun 02, 2022

Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for...

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Being the Church in the Digital Age discipleship evangelism marketing outreach Apr 28, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic expedited digital transitions around the world by about 10 years.  Churches and organizations of all sizes have learned new ways to connect and communicate with people remotely. At our April, 2022 lunch and learn, we discussed best...

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Biblical DISC Training biblical disc lead like jesus Mar 28, 2022

Updated March 28, 2002.

MBA churches can request Biblical DISC relationship and team building training thrgough the MBA Missionary Resource Center in Ocala. Request training and additional information  at www.disc.mba.

Watch the above video to learn more about Biblical DISC. 

Who...

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Video Replay: Why Church Multiplication is Important church growth church health church multiplication Mar 10, 2022

What would your church look like if every follower of Jesus was involved in making disciples who made disciples? Can you imagine a day when all of the leaders in your church actively enlisted and developed new leaders? What if your church had so many leaders that you had to send some of them out...

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New Hampshire Church to Church Partnerships bcne new hampshire partnership Mar 07, 2022

On March 7th, Rich Clegg, New Hampshire Regional Coordinator for the Baptist Convention of New England met with some of our MBA pastors to talk about potential church to church partnerships with the BCNE. Watch this short video to find out more about Rich's ministry and to learn about potential...

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MBA Open House Jan 21-22, 2022 community mba office missionary resources open house Jan 06, 2022

Updated 1/6/22

Marion Baptist Association is hosting an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony at the MBA Missionary Resource Center - 1520 NE 14th St, Ocala, FL 34470.  MBA active member churches will have the opportunity to share information about their church and community...

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Video Replay: Characteristics of Healthy Churches church growth church health natural church development ncd Dec 06, 2021

Here is the video replay of our December 2021 Lunch and Learn event at the Marion Baptist Association Missionary Resource Center. If you would like to know more about how to implement Natural Church Development in your local church, feel free to get in touch with me at Marion Baptist Association...

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30,000 Copies of the Jesus Film Distributed in Marion County evangelism saturate florida saturate marion saturate ocala saturate usa Nov 12, 2021

Members of Kendrick Baptist Church and Lighthouse @ Orange Springs are working together to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to homes in Ocala Park Estates on Saturday, November 13th starting at 9 a.m.  Volunteers are gathering at Kendrick Baptist Church: 3020 NW 62nd StOcala, FL 34475. If...

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Bless Every Home with Chris Cooper blesseveryhome.com discipleship evangelism outreach Nov 10, 2021

We had such a great time fellowshipping with each other and learning together at our November, 2021 Lunch and Learn at the MBA Missionary Resource Center. We've had several requests for the video of Chris Cooper's, (founder of BlessEveryHome.com) training that we are sharing it here. If you would...

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How to Get a Free Trial of the Kajabi Online Coaching Tool Oct 20, 2021
This blog is created in Kajabi. Kajabi is my favorite coaching platform and they've just added some really awesome features. You can try it free for 30 days and get a custom domain, coaching for coaches training, pro video conferencing, and scheduling tool - all free. If you sign up with my...
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Free Online Theological Education for MBA Pastors and Church Members theologial education Oct 06, 2021

Some of our MBA pastors have requested access to high quality Theological Education. I've inquired with New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary regarding their certificate program, and they've informed me that they are not yet ready to start offering this again in person.

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Volunteer Chaplains Needed chaplains community hospitals jail wec Oct 04, 2021

Volunteer chaplains are needed to serve at local hospitals, jails, and other businesses throughout Marion County and North Central Florida. MBA is partnering with Florida Baptist Convention to provide volunteer chaplaincy training and certification. Much of the training can be completed online....

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