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Events

Upcoming Events


Mother Church Seminar
Nov
9
9:00 AM09:00

Mother Church Seminar

If you or your church are interested in planting a church, this is the workshop you need to attend.  This workshop will provide all the tools needed before launching a New Church Plant.  Bring your Leadership Team, potential Church Planter, and Mission Team to this Planting Churches Workshop.  You will leave with an implementation plan.  The NBA is partnering with the TBMB

to sponsor this workshop facilitated by

Dr. Lewis McMullen.

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WMU World Day of Prayer
Nov
9
9:30 AM09:30

WMU World Day of Prayer

WMU   World Day of Prayer!

Brook Hollow Baptist Church
678 Brook Hollow Rd   Nashville TN  37205
November 9, 2019
9:00am-12:30pm

9:00am Registration and Displays
10:00am Program with Heather McAfee, Abidjan, Cote d’lvoire
Light Lunch following, NO COST
You will need to register by November 1st

Ministry Project: Brooks House Tennessee Baptist Adult Homes
Women’s deodorant, Hand soap and large hand soap refills, Cases of water, Lowe’s or Home Depot gift cards-maintenance supplies, Paper towels, Napkins

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Wipeout Youth Event
Nov
10
4:30 PM16:30

Wipeout Youth Event

WIPEOUT is for middle and high schoolers to

ENCOUNTER Jesus,
RESPOND to Him,
and CONNECT in community.

THE NIGHT LOOKS LIKE:
Food trucks, inflatables, fun games,
big giveaways, exciting worship (Long Hollow Wave),
and an engaging Gospel-driven message.

WIPEOUT IS FREE!
(bring money for the food trucks & merch)
DOORS OPEN AT 4:30PM
For more information and to RSVP click HERE

Sponsored by JBSTUDENTS in cooperation
with Nashville/Brentwood churches
and the Nashville Baptist Association

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ERLC- Caring Well Simulcast: Equipping Churches to Confront the Abuse Crisis
Oct
3
to Oct 5

ERLC- Caring Well Simulcast: Equipping Churches to Confront the Abuse Crisis

Join us at Grace Community Church October 3rd - 5th, 2019 for a live simulcast of the 2019 ERLC National Conference - Caring Well: Equipping the Church to Confront the Abuse Crisis. This conference will help pastors, church leaders, and fellow believers care for those who have been abused, and take steps to prevent abuse in the future. The main sessions will be simulcast, as well as the a few of the breakout sessions on Friday. You can find more information here:https://erlc.com/upcoming-events/2019-erlc-national-conference

Childcare and Meals will NOT be provided. We will have light snacks and beverages.

 To register go to:  gccnashville.org/caringwell

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NBA 119th Annual Meeting
Sep
29
5:00 PM17:00

NBA 119th Annual Meeting

Join us as we celebrate God’s faithfulness over the past year!

5:00pm Mission Fair

6:00pm Dinner (by reservation-$5)

6:45pm Celebration and 2nd vote on the Constitution and Bylaw changes.

Deadline for registration is September 23rd, 2019. You can pay online: CLICK HERE

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Minister's Wives Brunch
Sep
28
10:00 AM10:00

Minister's Wives Brunch

NBA Minister’s Wives
Kick Off Brunch
September 28, 2019
10:00am-12:00pm
Inglewood Baptist
3901 Gallatin Rd
Nashville TN  37216

Cost:  $6.00
You can mail your check to the NBA -   420 Main Street, Nashville TN  37206 or Click HERE to pay online .

Deadline for registration and payment is September 9, 2019 Click HERE to register.

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Basic Training for Church Planters/Church Leadership Teams
Sep
6
to Sep 7

Basic Training for Church Planters/Church Leadership Teams

Basic Training for Church Planters/Church Leadership Teams

Leader/Facilitator: Dr. Lewis McMullen, TBMB

September 6-7, 2019
Inglewood Baptist Church
Youth Building
3901 Gallatin Road, Nashville TN 37216

Friday Evening, September 6, 2019 6:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, September 7, 2019 8:00am-3:00pm

Basic Training Journey for Church Planters is a workshop designed to walk church planting teams through an intensive journey of exploring the strategic issues of a church planting process. It also assists them in developing a customized strategy for planting healthy, reproductive churches. This is also available to Church Leadership Teams who are wanting to refresh the basics.

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Regional Sunday School/Discipleship Training
Aug
10
8:00 AM08:00

Regional Sunday School/Discipleship Training

Does your playbook incorporate proven principles, strategies and “plays” that will lead to seeing people Saved, Baptized, and set on the road of Discipleship? Discover how to develop a winning game plan for your group and Discipleship Ministries.

Registration: http://www.tnbaptist.org/events/discipleshipsunday-school-conference/

Schedule

8:00-8:30 Registration

8:30-8:50 Opening Registrations

9:00-9:50 Session 1

10:00-10:50 Session 2

11:00-11:50 Session 3

12:00-12:30 Closing Session

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Basic Training for Church Planting
Apr
20
to Apr 21

Basic Training for Church Planting

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Description

Basic Training for Church Planting is an intensive two day training designed to cover all the basics of church planting. Topics covered include: building a core team, fundraising, developing your vision, discipleship strategy, launching well, and other basic competencies needed to effectively plant a church. You will be instructed by experienced church planters with over 30 years of combined experience.

* This event is designed to be interactive and works best if you bring your leadership team & spouse with you.

Basic Schedule

  • Friday, Feb 16 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Saturday, Feb 17 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Food

  • Eat before you come on Friday night.
  • Breakfast and Lunch included on Saturday.
  • Snacks and coffee provided throughout.
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VBS Clinic
Apr
16
6:30 PM18:30

VBS Clinic

VBS Clinic will be held at New Hope Baptist Church, 6010 S New Hope Rd, Hermitage TN 37076

6:30pm to 8:30pm

There will be breakout sessions for all age groups, along with Director, Pastor and Evangelism breakouts.

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NBA Guatemala Mission Trip 2018
Apr
14
to Apr 21

NBA Guatemala Mission Trip 2018

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NBA Guatemala Mission Trip 2018

April 14-21, 2018

Details:

The Nashville Baptist Association has voted to partner with churches in Guatemala City as a part of the Guatemala / TBMB partnership. Bruce Cullum from Grace Baptist Church will lead our April Trip. We hope to have a team of 25 people. Any member of an NBA church is welcome to join the team. The mission effort will consist of two components: Medical and Construction Teams. The Nashville Baptist Association is providing $15,000 to cover the cost of medical supplies and construction materials that will be purchased in Guatemala.

Medical Teams

We are in need of every level of medically licensed persons, including those holding doctors, masters, bachelors, associates degrees, as well as other licensed positions. Pharmacists and other specialists are also needed. Teams will consist of 4 to 6 members, and will include a Guatemalan doctor as well.

Construction Teams

Each team will consist of 4 or 5 people, including an American contractor and a Guatemalan contractor. However, any person with a basic construction and handy-man type skill level, and who is able to do physical labor will be needed.

Cost:

The cost of the trip is approximately $1800 / participant. This includes airfare, lodging, meals, and transportation on the ground in Guatemala City. This does not include personal costs such as passports, personal supplies, travel medicines, and incidentals.

  • A deposit of $875.00 due on January 5, 2018.
  • Final payment due on February 5, 2018.

For more information call the NBA at 615-259-3034 or email at JHoward@nashvillebaptists.com

 

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We Do Not Lose Heart
Mar
3
8:00 AM08:00

We Do Not Lose Heart

Hello everyone. We wanted to let you know about an upcoming event that we think you'll want to be part of. Scott Patty, Matt McCullough, Jamie Mosley, Shane England, and our team here at the NBA have been chatting for several months about an event, an un-conference if you will, for pastors and church leaders in Nashville. 

A one day get-away for pastors and church leaders in Nashville and Middle Tennessee.

"This is a one-day get away for Nashville and Middle Tennessee pastors and church leaders designed to encourage faithfulness and fruitfulness in the work of ministry. Our aim is to strengthen our souls in the word of God and prayer, build relationships with other pastors and leaders, and return to our churches refreshed."

Featuring:

Scott Patty
Scotty Smith
Phil Newton
Matt McCullough
Jamie Mosley
Shane England

Includes:

Breakfast, Lunch, and two free books are included in your registration fee. And, there will be ample time to drink coffee, pray, and encourage one another.

Cost:

Just $20!

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Feb
16
to Feb 17

Basic Training for Church Planting

Description

Join us for Basic Training for Church Planting. Basic Training is designed to help Church Planters and their teams learn about the basic areas of proficiency needed to effectively plant a church. Topics include: calling, vision, evangelism strategy, outreach strategy, building a core group, fundraising, contextualization, and partnership with Baptist entities. Training is led by practitioners with over 40 years combined experience in church planting.

* This event will includes lots of strategy planning, and hands on training. As such it best works if you bring your entire leadership / planting team. 

 

Basic Schedule

  • Friday, Feb 16 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Saturday, Feb 17 - 8:30am - 4:30pm

 

Food

  • Eat before you come on Friday night.
  •  Breakfast and Lunch included on Saturday.
  • Snacks and coffee provided throughout.

Register

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NBA Day at Belmont
Jan
20
3:00 PM15:00

NBA Day at Belmont

Saturday, January 20, 2018 is NBA day at the Belmont Bruins games! The Belmont men’s and women’s teams will be playing Austin Peay State University. Tickets are $10 and include admission to both the women’s game at 3 p.m. and the men’s game at 5 p.m.

If you would like to purchase tickets to the games, please call 615-259-3034 or email general@nashvillebaptists.com. Deadline to pay and pick up tickets is Friday, January 12, 2018.

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Pray4TN Gathering
Jan
11
7:00 PM19:00

Pray4TN Gathering

Be a Part of Lighting Up Tennessee for Christ! Pray4TN is a movement across TN to pray for every family across the state. We do this by setting up prayer outposts (churches) or lights (individuals) throughout the state of Tennessee. A prayer outpost or a light commits weekly to pray for lost people and their neighbors by name. Join us by praying for every household in your community in 2018. Individuals, churches and associations can sign up to adopt homes to pray.

Location:  Faith Baptist Church Madison

Sign up:

 

  • Individuals sign up: https://blesseveryhome.com/light/?cust=7779
  • Churches sign up:  https://blesseveryhome.com/church/?cust=7779

For more information, contact JoAnn Howard:

  • 615-259-3034
  • jhoward@nashvillebaptists.com
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Church Planters Fellowship with Scott Thomas
Jan
11
12:00 PM12:00

Church Planters Fellowship with Scott Thomas

Church Planters Fellowship with Scott Thomas

I hope you'll join us for our first Church Planters Fellowship of 2018 as we welcome Scott Thomas. Scott is an absolutely great guy with a ton of experience in church planting and a lot to share. I ran (Ben) into Scott yesterday while getting coffee, and we were to chat for a few minutes about some of the things he's currently writing and what he plans to share at our Fellowship. You do not want to miss this!  

 

About Scott

Scott Thomas is the US Director for C2C Network and serves on the C2C executive leadership team for North America. Scott also serves on the Redeemer City to City North American board. Scott was President of Acts 29 Network for many years and was a pastor and church planter in the local church for 33 years. Scott is the co-author of Gospel Coach: Shepherding Leaders to Glorify God (Zondervan, 2012). His other publications, designed to develop Christian leaders, include the Gospel Coach Workbook (C2C Network, 2014), Redeeming Grace (2016), and Twenty Great Truths (Zondervan, 2010). Scott and Jeannie have been married for 36 years and enjoy their two married sons, two beautiful daughters-in-law, and two grandchildren all of whom are happily living in Nashville.

 

Details 

  • From: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
  • At:  Green Hills Church (101 Bowling Ave, Nashville, TN 37205)
  • Lunch:  Mitchell's Deli
  • For:  Planters, Dreamers, Catalysts, Sending Pastors, Baptists, Non-Baptists, and those Mildly Interested in Church Planting.
  • RSVP:  To JoAnn Howard - jhoward@nashvillebaptists.com

 

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Revitalize Fellowship
Dec
14
12:00 PM12:00

Revitalize Fellowship

Join us for lunch and a time of encouragement!

Our Speaker will be John Garner, Pastor of Belmont Heights Baptist Church. Come hear his story and how his church is revitalizing.

For more informatio,n or to RSVP, please email: jhoward@nashvillebaptists.com

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NBA Toy Store
Dec
4
to Dec 7

NBA Toy Store

Dates:

  • December 4 - December 7
  • Everyday from 8:30am - 3:00pm

Location:

Shelby Ave. Baptist Church 1012 Shelby Ave. Nashville, TN 37206

Ways You Can Participate in NBA Toy Store:

  1. TOYS! TOYS! NEW TOYS ONLY, PLEASE. Toy donations should be taken directly to Shelby Avenue Baptist, the corner of 11th and Shelby Ave. November 27—December 1, 2017
  2. CLOTHING! NEW CLOTHES ONLY, PLEASE.
  3. MONEY! Cash donations to NBA are used to buy additional toys and Bibles.
  4. VOLUNTEERS! Workers are needed to make the Toy Store a successful ministry. Persons wishing to volunteer contact Gloria Price at 824-4200 or gloriaprice@bellsouth.net

Please remember:

@e are your association of local Southern Baptist churches, and we are here to help you in your church ministries! If you have a family that you or your church is ministering to, and they meet the income requirements, you may refer them to the NBA Toy Store by sending in a Pastor Referral form (you can print the form off of our website www.nashvillebaptists.com).

Send your forms to:

Nashville Baptist Association
420 Main Street
Nashville TN, 37206

Or e-mail Tammy Drolsum:

tfdrolsum@nashvillebaptists.com

PLACEMATS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE NBA OFFICE!

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NBA Toy Store Open House
Dec
2
9:00 AM09:00

NBA Toy Store Open House

Location:

Shelby Ave. Baptist Church 1012 Shelby Ave. Nashville, TN 37206

Ways You Can Participate in NBA Toy Store:

  1. TOYS! TOYS! NEW TOYS ONLY, PLEASE. Toy donations should be taken directly to Shelby Avenue Baptist, the corner of 11th and Shelby Ave. November 27—December 1, 2017
  2. CLOTHING! NEW CLOTHES ONLY, PLEASE.
  3. MONEY! Cash donations to NBA are used to buy additional toys and Bibles.
  4. VOLUNTEERS! Workers are needed to make the Toy Store a successful ministry. Persons wishing to volunteer contact Gloria Price at 824-4200 or gloriaprice@bellsouth.net

Please remember:

@e are your association of local Southern Baptist churches, and we are here to help you in your church ministries! If you have a family that you or your church is ministering to, and they meet the income requirements, you may refer them to the NBA Toy Store by sending in a Pastor Referral form (you can print the form off of our website www.nashvillebaptists.com).

Send your forms to:

Nashville Baptist Association
420 Main Street
Nashville TN, 37206

Or e-mail Tammy Drolsum:

tfdrolsum@nashvillebaptists.com

PLACEMATS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE NBA OFFICE!

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