Annual Mission Banquet 2023

Mission Banquet 2023   The Philadelphia Baptist Association (PBA) gathered for our Annual Mission Banquet on Saturday, November 11th at The Drexelbrook in Drexel Hill, PA. Seven hundred persons gathered to celebrate and honor members of our congregations who...

PBA Pastor and IM Global Consultant Seeks Support

The PBA is proud to support one of our pastors in a new role with International Ministries (IM) . Rev. Dr. Rodney Ragwan is the pastor of the North Wales Baptist church.  His work with IM can be supported through the Validated Regional Ministry of the Philadelphia...

First Baptist Church of Levittown-Fairless Hills

First Baptist Church of Pottstown (Written and submitted by Rev. Monica Hall, Pastor) The First Baptist Church Levittown-Fairless Hills started in 1953, with 10 people meeting in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Benton Grooms.  After a survey of residents in the area based on...

World Mission Offering 2023

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...

Hebrews 10:23-25

23 Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful. 24 And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, 25 not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and...

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...

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,...

COVID-19 RESOURCES

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James McJunkin Jr. Blog

Hebrews 10: 23-25a

Hebrews 10:23-25a Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful. And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one...

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Breaking Through and Moving Back to Center

Breaking Through and Moving Back to Center The combination of the feelings of isolation, disillusionment, and fear ate my usually resilient heart for breakfast.  I am speaking about going through Covid-19, the social justice issues, and national political turmoil,...

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