TAABA Picnic Report 2017

Perfect weather, wonderful fellowship, great food and our Heavenly Father blessing us all! Over 150 from our Toledo Area American Baptist Church Association churches participated in this annual event. Thank you to our TAABA sister churches: Ashland, Cass Road, First Baptist, Good Shepherd, Haskins, New Covenant, Third Baptist and St. Paul.

Don't miss our next TAABA event and another opportunity to fellowship with our sister churches!

TAABA Board Meeting October 10 at 6 PM

TAABA board members please join us on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 6 PM for our winter board meeting at Cass Road Baptist Church (1400 Cass Road, Maumee OH). 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.

TAABA Clergy Meeting October 10 at 4:30 PM

Our TAABA Clergy meeting will take place on Tuesday, October 10 at 4:30 PM in Maumee. We will be gathering at a restaurant near our Board Meeting site - location to be announced soon. We have made changes to our typical clergy meeting to see how this works. This is a time of fellowship and to share our joys and sorrows as a group! All of our ministers are invited to join together for a time of fellowship and planning for the upcoming TAABA events.

TAABA Picnic Report 2016

It was another wonderful day at the Toledo Area American Baptist Association (TAABA) Annual Picnic on June 12, 2016. Over 150 attended from our sister churches in TAABA. Our attendance continues to grow each year!

We welcomed members of Ashland, Cass Road, Good Shepherd, New Covenant, St. Paul, Third Baptist and Active Christians Today University of Toledo Campus Ministry.

Special thanks goes out to the committee and Rev. Timothy Clark for planning such a great event. Our Region Minister Jane Gibbons joined us as we celebrated together.

Big cheers go out to Good Shepherd Church who won the attendance record at our gathering. Rev. Jose Abodij does a wonderful work with his people getting them fired up for our picnic each year. God was good and gave us an afternoon of sun and hearts filled with joy!

Don't miss our next TAABA event and another opportunity to fellowship with our sister churches!

Cass Road Baptist Church Pancake Breakfast

Cass Road Baptist Church features a Pancake Breakfast the first Saturday of each month (check calendar for the latest updates). Join us for a bounty of pancakes from 8 AM to 11 AM with all funds raised benefitting the ministries of Cass Road. Enjoy a great breakfast, fine fellowship and help continue the wonderful work of God through Cass Road. The breakfast is not held during the summer months but resumes each September. See you there!

TAABA at the Mud Hens 2016

The weather was perfect and everyone had a great time as the Toledo Area American Baptist Association gathered on July 20, 2016 to watch the Toledo Mud Hens win and enjoyed a great time and great fellowship. God is good!

TAABA Fall Rally October 22 at Haskins Community Church

A very special night is planned for October 22 at Haskins Community Church. We will gather at 4 PM for our third annual TAABA Variety Show and dinner. It will be a night of fun, laughter and joy!

The format will be the same as last year. We are asking each church to provide two "acts."  Rev. Scott Weaver has graciously agreed to be our MC again this year, so you know it will be alot of fun! Rev. Jenny Jackson will be putting the program together, so please contact her with the name of your performer, and title of their act. It's never too early to start putting acts together!

We would love to have every church participate in the Variety Show. Plan now to be a part!

TAABA Clergy Meet with Retiring ABC Ohio Executive Minister

We had a very informative and pleasant meeting of our TAABA ministers on August 13, 2015 at Scrambler Marie's on Secor in Toledo. We were blessed to welcome retiring ABC Ohio Executive Minister Dr. Larry Swain to our regular lunch meeting. Dr. Swain spent some time going over some of the transition plans in place for ABC Ohio and also asked for our input for a clergy focus group discussion. We were also blessed to welcome Region Minister Rev. Jane Gibbons. It is always a joy to have her attend and share her insights with us! TAABA is blessed to have a wonderful group of ministers and leaders who truly love each other and are blessed to serve Northwest Ohio!

TAABA Picnic Report 2015

We had a glorious time at the Toledo Area American Baptist Association Annual Picnic on June 14, 2015. It was one of the biggest turnouts we have had in years!!!

Special thanks goes out to the committee for planning such a great event. Our Region Minister Jane Gibbons joined us for the event along with over one hundred from our TAABA churches.

God was good and gave us an afternoon of sun and hearts filled with joy!

Don't miss our next TAABA event and another opportunity to fellowship with our sister churches!