Announcements

Anniversary service

New Fellowship Baptist Church

 3706 S. Cherry St. ~ Pine Bluff, AR 71603

(Formally Forrest Park Baptist Church)

Come and Celebrate our 9th Anniversary

"Passing the Baton for God's Kingdom Purpose"

Deuteronomy 6:10-12, Psalm 145:4-5

3:00 p. m. Sunday June 25, 2017

Guest Speaker: Mike Manning

Harmony Associational Missionary

Pine Bluff, AR

Pastor Thirland D. McKissic New Fellowship Baptist Church




Acts 1:8 Mission Trip

WHAT IS IT?

The Acts 1:8 One Day Mission Trip is ... exactly what the name implies:

A ONE. DAY. MISSION. TRIP.  

 

Open to all ages of missionaries, there are many ministry choices when you or your group participate in this annual state-wide mission opportunity! 

 

Scripture states in Acts 1:8, "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the uttermost." 

 

This ONE DAY Mission Trip gives anyone and everyone the opportunity to PRAY and GO as our Lord commands!

WHEN IS IT?

Saturday, October 7, 2017

The day starts with a light breakfast available at 7:30 am and you'll be on the road home at 4:30 pm!

 

WHERE IS IT? 

Being held across the North Pulaski Baptist Association

 

Kick-Off Site:    North Little Rock High School Stadium

Address:          201 West 22nd Street, North Little Rock, AR 

 

WHO CAN ATTEND?

ANYONE and EVERYONE!!!

AGE GUIDELINES:

Children under 8 years old may serve with their parent at NO COST.

Children 8-12 must be accompanied by an adult and work on the same team as that adult.

Youth 13-17 must have one adult sponsor per 4 youth and at least one adult must serve with each youth team.

EACH PARTICIPANT UNDER THE AGE OF 17:

MUST TURN IN A MINOR PERMISSION FORM (click HERE) FILLED OUT AND SIGNED BY THEIR PARENT/GUARDIAN PRIOR TO SERVING.

 

HOW MUCH IS IT?

$10.00 for all missionary participants ages 8 years old and older. 

(Includes all mission materials and lunch on-site on Saturday.)

 

For accommodation options:  click HERE

 

NOTE:   You will be registered when your registration and payment have been received, whether you register online or by mail.

 

SIGN UP EARLY FOR BEST OPPORTUNITY to get your choice of Ministry Site. 

 

HOW DO I REGISTER?

To register online, click HERE

When you register online, you may use a check or credit card payment option

 

 

WHEN IS THE DEADLINE?

Thursday, September 14, 2017

 

 

 

HAVE MORE QUESTIONS? 

 

 

 

 

 

WEBSITE:  www.absc.org/oneday

 

PHONE:  501-376-4791 ext. 5150

                or Toll-free in Arkansas:  1-800-838-2272 ext. 5150

EMAIL:  tarchibald@absc.org

                khensley@absc.org

              bfreeman@absc.org

 

For a paper version of any of the above documents, visit the Resources section at www.absc.org/oneday to download and print the information. 

 

 




Ministry Support Group Meeting

ATTENTION: 

June 12 - Class will be canceled because of the Southern Baptist Convention in Phoenix

June 19 and 26 - Class will be held at Sulphur Springs BC @ 6:30

The men's group is studying through the Gospel of John. If you would be interested in Bro. Mike leading a class, please let him know.




Prayer Request

Please pray for Brother Raymond Reed and his wife, Sue. Brother Raymond has had another stroke and has pneumonia. He is in room 3269 at JRMC.




Retired Pastors of the HBA

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




Harmony News

HBA News

 Please pray for the following Pastorless Churches: Gould First; Grady First; Kingsland First; Linwood; Oak Grove; River Road; and Whispering Pines Cowboy Church.

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

 There will be no Executive Board Meeting in June. The Southern Baptist Convention will be held June 13-14 in Phoenix, AZ. This year's theme is "Pray! For Such a Time as This."

  Watson Chapel Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 12-16 from 9:00-12:00.

  Pine Bluff First Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School June 19-23 from 9:00-12:00.

Harmony Baptist Association 's 100th Annual Meeting

             Harmony Baptist Association will celebrate our 100th Annual Meeting on October 23rd at White Hall First Baptist Church. If you would like to volunteer to be part of a Celebration Team which will plan this meeting, please contact Linda at the association office or Moderator Paul Williams at White Hall First Baptist Church. We want to rejoice in looking back and seeing what God has done for us and looking forward to seeing how we can join Him in advancing the Kingdom!!!

* A petition for membership has been received from Family Church. Stephen Harrison is the lead pastor; Roosevelt Brown is campus pastor at Family Church/South Side; Campus pastor at Redfield Family Church is Dan McDonald.

 

What is going on in your church? Are you having Vacation Bible School this summer, a Revival coming up, Ministry events?

Please let us know the dates so that we can share your information and be praying for you!!!

Just email this information to Linda at ltollison@sbcglobal.net or call the association office at 870-534-1021.




Staff Needs

Central BC

Music: Berrik Brumley has moved

Youth: Tyler Dixon is serving somewhere else

River Road Baptist Church is taking resumes for Interim Pastor. Resumes can be sent to River Road Baptist Church, PO Box 161, Redfield, AR 72132 or emailed to river013@centurytel.net.

 

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

Oak Grove Baptist Church in White Hall, Arkansas is a Southern Baptist affiliated congregation that is seeking a dynamic preacher/teacher who possesses a deep and personal prayer life, has a strong focus on evangelism and discipleship, and places a priority on missions. Send resumes to: Pastor Search Committee 13112 Dollarway Road, White Hall, AR 71602 or e-mail resumes to: OGBCsearch@att.net




2017 LADIES BANQUET

HBA Ladies Banquet

             Ladies, mark your calendars for this year's HBA Ladies Banquet, which will be held at Watson Chapel Baptist Church on Friday, August 18th. The special guest will be Mrs. Bobbi DeBusk. Mrs. DeBusk is the wife of Dr. J. R. DeBusk, former pastor of South Side Baptist Church from 1988 to 2002 and current associational missionary at Clear Creek Association in Ozark, Ar.




Inner City Ministry

What an exciting week we are going to have here at StoneBridge. Wednesday evening a mission team from Main Street Baptist Church in Greenfield MO will arrive in Pine Bluff.  We will be helping in multiple locations. Thursday we will have people helping at the Hope woman's resource center, New Fellowship Baptist Church with their building, a block Party at First Baptist in White Hall for their VBS. Then on Friday we will all be together at New Fellowship cleaning, repair inside building, trimming shrubs and anything else they need us to do.  

 

We will be feeding this mission team their Evening meals at Sulphur Springs Baptist. If you would like to join us, or volunteer to come and work beside this team we have a spot for you. This is a great opportunity to serve our community and other ministries and Church's within the Harmony Baptist Association together.  

 

For any questions or information on how you can be involved please call Pastor Harvey at 870 575 3554.

Blessings

Bro Harvey 

StoneBridge Ministries

(870)5753554

stonebridgesbc@gmail.com

 

For the latest information from Bro. Harvey Hibner, please click here.

Here is a youtube video expalning Harvey's work. Copy and paste the URL in your browser:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=za-NzL6qgK8

Summer Mission Teams

             There will be several mission groups coming this summer to do ministry around our association. If you have a Vacation Bible School, Backyard Bible Club, Construction or Ministry Project that you would like help with, please contact Brother Harvey Hibner, who is Harmony's Inner City Director, at 870-575-3554.




Hope Resource Center

To get the latest information about Hope, go to this site by clicking on Hope.

This page was updated today, April 21. Go to this page.

Hope has a wonderful video of a testimony of a young woman who decided to keep her child instead of going through an abortion. You can view the video by going to this page:

 

https://youtu.be/kPlsTMQFKD8




GLOBAL AWARENESS

A new page has been added under "Teams & Committees" for Global Awareness. The name was changed from Missions Awareness. See the report and watch for updated information. Look at the photos and see if you can find yourself.

 

The next Global Awareness Meeting will be held on April 10, 2017 at Yorktown FBC. Meal begins at 6:00 pm ($2); Program begins at 6:30. We will be hearing from two men from the Spanish work. Plan to be present and support this group.

 

 




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
870-995-3581
brorudy@att.net




2017 Executive Board Meetings

TO SEE PICTURES FROM THE APRIL HBA EXECUTIVE BOARD, JUST CLICK HERE.
The schedule for Executive Board Meetings is listed below. Harmony churches have hosted these meetings in the past. This is the latest date and churches:
 
 
2017 Executive Board Meeting Dates
Officers & Team Leaders @ 9:00 
Fellowship @ 10:00 
Executive Board Meeting @ 10:30

July 11th--Kingsland First BC

August 8th--Pine Bluff First BC

September 12th--Hickory Grove BC

December 12th--New Fellowship BC

 
 
 
 



HARMONY SHARE REPORT

Today we updated the copy of Bro. Bobby Lamb's weekly report for June 18, 2017. Bro Bobby generates this report weekly and sends to various people. Check it out on the Info Center page of this website today.

 




HAVE YOU SEEN THESE EVENTS? CHECK OUT THE INFO CENTER" PAGE

Several new events have been posted onthe Info Center of this web site. Please check them out to see if you are interested and how to attend.




EXECUTIVE BOARD

Harmony Baptist Association

Executive Board Meeting

will be held on Tues., May 9th

at Gould First Baptist Church,

305 S. First Street, Gould

 

Officers & Team Leaders @ 9:00

Fellowship @ 10:00   

Executive Board Meeting @ 10:30

Gould FBC will serve lunch after the board meeting.

 




Pastorless Churches

Please pray for the following pastorless churches

Forrest Park BC

Grady First Baptist Church

Kingsland Baptist Church

Linwood Baptist Church, Moscow

Northside (Interim: Matthew Watson)

Oak Grove Baptist Church

River Road Baptist Church

Whispering Pines Cowboy Church

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 hgreding@yahoo.com.

 

Oak Grove Baptist Church in White Hall is seeking a dynamic preacher/teacher who possesses a deep and personal prayer life, has a strong focus on evangelism and discipleship, and places a priority on missions. Send resumes to: Pastor Search Committee 13112 Dollarway Road, White Hall, AR 71602 or e-mail resumes to: OGBCsearch@att.net.