HBA Women's Banquet

HBA Women's Banquet, August 17 @ Watson Chapel Baptist Church

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            Please make plans to join us for an evening women’s conference open to women of all ages. This event will be held on August 17, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at  WatsonChapel Baptist Church. Doors will open at 6:00 p.m.
            Teri Cox will be our guest speaker. She travels as an international education consultant, author, musician, and speaker. Dr. Cox holds degrees and teaching certifications in a variety of areas including math, music, English, history, a masters in special education, and a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership. She is a leadership and management coach, a communications specialist, and the founder of Daryl’s Music Makers, a nonprofit organization providing hope and future for children abroad and stateside, through music and education. She enjoys a life of writing, speaking, music and ministry, making God’s name more famous across the world.
            An evening of music, of encouragement and a catered dinner are all included in the registration fee of $15. No childcare will be provided. Sign up at your church or through the Harmony Baptist Association (870) 534-1021
            The deadline to register at your church is July 29. Please send registration fees to the Associational Office with your sign-up sheets no later than August 2. We look forward to seeing you there.

OBU Pastors 2018 Conference

2018 OBU Pastors' Conference: Save the Date!



Mary Farley

2:56 PM (4 minutes ago)

Pastors & Friends,


The OBU Pastors’ Conference is coming up on September 20, and we hope you’ll mark your calendar! This year’s topic will be The Letters to the Seven Churches: Revelation 1-3, led by Dr. Scott Duvall and Dr. Marvin Pate. We are thankful for the way you faithfully serve the Lord and his church, and we hope this day will be encouraging and refreshing for you.

 You can go directly to registration here:

 We will send more details via a mailed postcard and email reminders in the coming months. If you’d like to see more information now, an electronic version of the postcard is available here:  Click on the link that says 2018 Pastors’ Conference Postcard. 

 This event is sponsored by the OBU Pruet School of Christian Studies and the Arkansas Baptist State Convention. Please direct any questions to Mary Farley at




Mary Farley

Administrative Assistant, Pruet School of Christian Studies

Ouachita Baptist University


Phone: 870-245-5599


HBA News

s Please pray for the following Pastorless Churches: Grady First; Kingsland First; and Matthews Memorial.

s    Pine Bluff First Baptist Church will host “Coffee with the Chiefs” on May 1, at 9:00 a. m. in their church fellowship hall.  People are invited to attend this meeting to hear from our community leaders, including our law enforcement, fire and emergency services. These are always great and informative meetings and a great opportunity for pastors to meet community leaders, come and join them! 

s New Fellowship Baptist Church  will celebrate their 10th anniversary on May 6th, at 3:00 p.m. Pastor Robert Handley of Mt. Harmony Baptist Church will be the guest speaker. Join them in this celebration.

s    The next Executive Board Meeting will be held Tuesday, May 8th at Watson Chapel Baptist Church, 5514 Pinnacle Lane, in Pine Bluff. Larry Page, Executive Director of the Arkansas Faith and Ethics Council, will be with us to discuss a proposal that will be on the ballot in November to put a casino in Pine Bluff. Anyone interested is invited to attend, so invite your friends.

s HOPE Women’s Resource Center’s Baby Bottle Offering will be held Mother’s Day, May 13th, through Father’s Day, June 17th. You can become a part of our annual Baby Bottle Campaign that helps fund this life changing ministry. Encourage your churches to set a goal and give sacrificially!!!

s    Harmony Association Office will be closed for Memorial Day on Monday, May 29th.

s StoneBridge Ministries will be leading a Harmony Baptist mission trip to Warsaw, Missouri. We will join one of our partners Fellowship Baptist Association and will be helping churches within their association with outreach projects. This Association is in Truman Lake country, where people should be all around over memorial weekend. Their association office is located at the Baptist Ridge Camp. This is where the group will stay. Our trip is planned for May 24 – 29.  We will be serving with different churches doing block party type community ministry. Also, there will be some work projects around the camp for some of us to do. If you are interested in more information about this trip please contact Harvey Hibner at (870)575-3554. 


Today we updated the copy of Bro. Bobby Lamb's weekly report for July 1, 2018. Bro Bobby generates this report weekly and sends to various people. Check it out on the Info Center page of this website today.


Retired Pastors of the HBA

A new page has been added showing the retired pastors of the HBA. See this page.

Looking for a supply pastor, revival preacher...look here

Bro. Rudy Davis wrote to let us know he has many open dates. 

Bro. Rudy

Rudy Davis
204 Donna Drive
Little Rock, AR 72205

Pastorless Churches

Please pray for the following pastorless churches

Gould First;

Grady First Baptist Church

Kingsland Baptist Church

Matthews Memorial.

Northside (Interim: Matthew Watson)

Dumas First Baptist Church is accepting resumes for Associate Pastor/Minister of Music and Children.  Resumes can be sent to Glenda Reding, 638 Hwy 138 East, Tillar, AR 71670 or emailed to