Andorra Baptist Church – A Brief History

Andorra Baptist Church - A Brief History Andorra Baptist Church has been serving Christ and community since 1872. The Andorra Baptist Church, originally called Manatawna Baptist Church, was formed from the Roxborough Baptist Church.  Sister Hannah Hagy, who walked...

America for Christ Offering 2023

This year’s theme “Grace Upon Grace” is inspired by John 1:16-17, which reads: “From his fullness we have all received, grace upon grace.  The law indeed was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ” [NRSVue].  AFC 2023 marks year one of a...

Annual Mission Banquet

Mission Banquet 2022 After a two-year hiatus The Philadelphia Baptist Association (PBA) came “Together Again” for our Annual Mission Banquet.  The banquet was held on Saturday, November 12th at The Drexelbrook in Drexel Hill, PA. Two hundred ninety persons gathered to...

Prayer and Gifts for Puerto Rico

Prayer for Puerto Rico, One Great Hour of Sharing Gifts Invited Please pray for the people of Puerto Rico who are experiencing the most dramatic flooding on the island since Hurricane Maria. The 2022 Hurricane Fiona has dumped over 25 inches of rain and caused massive...

PBA Intergenerational Ministers’ Support Groups

PBA Intergenerational Ministers’ Support Groups During the spring of 2000, Dr. McJunkin shared with me that because of the stresses of the pandemic on ministers, he wanted to provide group support for the ministers of the PBA community. The purpose of the group...

The 315th Anniversary Campaign

The Philadelphia Baptist Association’s 315th Anniversary Campaign The PBA is in the beginning of a fundraising campaign.  Over the next few months members of the board of directors, led by moderator, Rev. Maria L.H. Lewis and campaign chairperson Minister Marie Pogue,...

John 6:35, 37

Jesus answered, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to Me will never hunger, and whoever believes in Me will never thirst.  37Everyone the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will never drive away.

PBA Education Forums Video

PBA Education Forums 2018-2019 video This past summer the PBA put together a short video highlighting the educational events held during the 2018-2019 program year.  We invite you to view the video to learn more about the Philadelphia Baptist Association. To watch the...

COVID-19 RESOURCES

The Philadelphia Baptist Association is gathering resources here to help churches and ​communities adapt to the changing needs of the world during this pandemic.

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MINISTRY NOTES

James McJunkin Jr. Blog

Got Salt?

Is Your Faith Story About Being Salt or About Being Salty? Matthew 5: 13-17 I’ve met a few Christians who find the validity of their faith in the practice of grievance. They seem to be salty because their worldview no longer dominates public discourse. The Christian...

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A Deadly Pit

Matthew 15:14 -18 14 Leave them; they are blind guides.[d] If the blind lead the blind, both will fall into a pit.” 15 Peter said, “Explain the parable to us.” 16 “Are you still so dull?” Jesus asked them. 17 “Don’t you see that whatever enters the mouth goes into the...

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