2018 All Convention Wednesday Luncheon with Rev. Dr. Larry Swain

Our Executive Minister Rev. Dr. Larry Swain leads us in our closing All Convention Wednesday Luncheon. Dr. Swain's message was his "final address" as Executive Minister as he passes the baton to our new Executive Ministers: Rev. Mark Click, Executive Minister of Administration and Denominational Relationship and Rev. Jane Gibbons, Executive Minister of Ministry Programming and ARMs Expansion. This was all a part of “Discovering God’s Plan”, our theme for this year’s Annual Gathering based on Jeremiah 29:11-13.

2018 Annual Gathering Wednesday Morning Bible Study

Rev. Ruby Radford presents the Wednesday morning Bible Study for the American Baptist Churches of Ohio Annual Gathering. Rev. Radford is the pastor of Cass Road Baptist Church in Maumee, Ohio. “Discovering God’s Plan” is the theme for this year’s Annual Gathering based on Jeremiah 29:11-13.

2018 Annual Gathering Regional Ministries Luncheon

We had the blessing to hear from Lane Gramling during our Tuesday Regional Ministries Luncheon. Lane serves on the staff of Montgomery Community Church in Cincinnati as Student Ministry Director. Lane works with the EPIC Junior High Ministry. He is passionate about equipping students to live Gospel-centered lives. Lane's message to us was "Ministry in the Next Generation." “Discovering God’s Plan” is the theme for this year’s Annual Gathering based on Jeremiah 29:11-13.

2018 Annual Gathering Celebrating Ministry Morning Session

The 192nd  Annual Gathering of the American Baptist Churches of Ohio began on Tuesday morning October 2, 2018    with our morning session reviewing this past year and then looking to the future of ABC Ohio. “Discovering God’s Plan” was    the theme for this year’s Annual Gathering based on Jeremiah 29:11-13.

2018 Annual Gathering Missions Banquet

The Annual Missions Banquet featured    a message from Rev. Ray Schooler, International Ministries Director of Development and mission speakers to Thailand Alise & Mark Juanes. We also received special greetings from Leslie Turley, Area Director for Southeast Asia and Japan. “Discovering God’s Plan” is the theme for this year’s Annual Gathering based on Jeremiah 29:11-13.