Toledo Area American Baptist Association ~ taaba.org
Welcome to the online home of the Toledo Area American Baptist Association. The Toledo Area American Baptist Association has a rich history in the Toledo Area. Our churches have a dedication to missions, church starts and helping congregations develop and build the ministry of Christ. Come to a meeting or a special event to find out more! We would love to see you!
A very special night is planned for November 15 at Cass Road Baptist Church. We will gather at 4 PM for a variety show and dinner. All churches are invited to prepare acts to present in our show. It will be a night of fun, laughter and joy! We would love to have every church participate in the Variety Show. Here are the details:
- Each church is allotted 8 minutes for their performance.
- Cass Road Baptist will have a piano, keyboard, organ, DVD player, microphones, drums and a projector with screen available.
- Please register your church for the variety show by sending the title of your act and the equipment you'll be utilizing to jennysjackson(at)gmail.com by Wednesday, October 14.
- The final headcount from each church is needed by Sunday, November 8 for meal planning purposes. Please send your total number of expected attendees to cassroadbaptistchurch(at)yahoo.com.
This is going to be a night of fun and fellowship. Plan now to be a part!
Don't miss out on one of the biggest events of our church year as we join together with pastors and leaders from across the state on October 20 and 21 in Columbus for the American Baptist Churches of Ohio Annual Gathering.
The Keynote Speaker is our own Rev. James Willis, Sr, who is Vice President of ABC of Ohio and Pastor of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Toledo. Rev. Willis will preach on Tuesday evening at the worship service. There will be two Bible Studies – one on Tuesday afternoon and the other on Wednesday morning. For more information on this year's event, head over to the ABC Ohio Annual Gathering website for full details!
TAABA board members please join us on October 27 at 6 PM for our quarterly Board Meeting. We will meet at Ashland Church (2350 Starr Avenue, Oregon). Our Moderator Rev. Jenny Jackson has many important agenda items to discuss. The Board of Trustees consists of the Officers of TAABA, the Pastors of each church in TAABA and the Church Council President from each church including the presidents or leaders of the organizations in each church (such as American Baptist Women, American Baptist Men, American Baptist Youth). If you have anything to report about your church and can't make it to the meeting, please call Rev. Jackson at 419-823-1972.
O next TAABA Clergy meeting takes place at 1 PM on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at Scrambler Marie's (3344 Secor Rd #101 Toledo, OH 43606). All of our ministers are invited to join together for a time of fellowship and planning for the upcoming TAABA events.
Don't miss the Haskins Community Church Chicken Barbecue (by Bar-B-Que Travelers) on Sunday, October 18 from 11:30 AM to 1 PM. Eat in or drive through. Chicken dinner is only $9 and a ribs dinner is $15. Both include baked potato, green beans and a dessert. All dinners are by presale only. The order deadline is Sunday, October 11. Proceeds benefit Haskins Community Mission programs. For more info, call the church office at 419-823-1972 Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 AM to 3 PM.