TAABA Spring Event at Ashland Church April 15


The churches of the Toledo Area American Baptist Association will meet for our annual Spring Event from 4 to 6:30 PM on April 15, 2017 at Ashland Church (2350 Starr Avenue, Oregon OH). Download a FLYER to post in your church HERE. Download a half page BULLETIN INSERT for your church HERE.

The Spring Event will feature the play "Mountaintop." Mountaintop tells the story of Abraham and Isaac and how they were the dress rehearsal for another scene where a father would not be stopped from allowing his son to be sacrificed for the sins of the world.

Mountaintop will be performed by Ted Porter, Theo Porter, Vickie Rankins-Anderson and Pamela Knox with direction by Ashland Church Pastor Jeff Cooper.

All TAABA churches are invited to participate in a Combined TAABA Choir directed by Becky Esbin. In addition, Becky will direct additional worship music and Bell Choir.

Following worship, a meal will be provided. Churches, please RSVP how many you expect to stay for dinner at 419-720-1995.

The Spring Event is an opportunity for our churches to gather in joy and in fellowship together. Plan now to be a part of this special time with your brothers and sisters in Christ!

TAABA Clergy Meeting February 27 at 4:15 PM

Our TAABA Clergy meeting will take place on Tuesday, February 27 at 4:15 PM in Maumee. We will be gathering at Charlie's,1631 Toll Gate Dr, Maumee, OH 43537. 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 Board Meeting February 27 at 6 PM


TAABA board members please join us on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 6 PM for our winter board meeting at First Baptist Church of Greater Toledo
(6520 Pilliod Rd, Holland, OH 43528). 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 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 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 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!