University Baptist and Brethren Church Celebrates Centennial

University Baptist & Brethren Church Marks Its Centennial (Written and submitted by Mr. Richard Jones, Co-Chair, University Baptist & Brethren Church Centennial Committee) University Baptist & Brethren Church in State College, PA, which holds dual...

Annual Mission Banquet

We are celebrating the 315th Anniversary of the Philadelphia Baptist Association.  We will host our PBA Mission Banquet with the theme “Together Again” on November 12, 2022.  We will gather at the Drexelbrook Event Center (4700 Drexelbrook Drive, Drexel Hill, PA) at...

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...

World Mission Offering 2022

Through International Ministries’ World Mission Offering (WMO), every September and October thousands across the country celebrate and give financial support to ministries that God is using to transform the world.  For more than two hundred years, International...

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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