Deprecated: Array and string offset access syntax with curly braces is deprecated in /home/dondaroc/public_html/abc-ohio.org/libraries/f0f/less/less.php on line 1067

Deprecated: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; Wright has a deprecated constructor in /home/dondaroc/public_html/abc-ohio.org/templates/js_wylia/wright/wright.php on line 32

Deprecated: Methods with the same name as their class will not be constructors in a future version of PHP; Browser has a deprecated constructor in /home/dondaroc/public_html/abc-ohio.org/templates/js_wylia/wright/includes/browser.php on line 135
191st Annual Gathering 2017 Report


The 191st Annual Gathering of the American Baptist Churches of Ohio was held October 3rd and 4th, 2017. All events will took place at the Crowne Plaza, Columbus North. The Gathering is highlighted and celebrated the Region's 2017 Ministry Theme, "Transformed by the Journey" from Luke 24:32.

It was a wonderful time to join together. Events included our Celebrating  ABC/Ohio Region Ministries Luncheon, Celebrating  International Ministries Dinner and Executive Minister Rev. Dr. Ernest Jones closed the Gathering with an inspirational message at our All-Convention Luncheon.

Our Keynote Speaker was Dr. William D. Shiell, President of Northern Seminary in Lombard, Illinois and our mission speakers were Emerson and Ivy Wu, American Baptist International Missionaries. 

See a few scenes from a wonderful week: