GARDEN CITY, Mich. (BP)–Messengers to the 51st annual meeting of the Baptist State Convention of Michigan in Garden City reduced their overall budget by more than $100,000 in light of the ailing auto industry, which has impacted their state particularly. Merriman Road Baptist Church hosted more than 330 messengers and guests for the meeting Oct. […]
MIDLAND, Mich., (BP)–Michigan Baptists celebrated their 50th anniversary and passed constitutional amendments regarding churches endorsing homosexuality and the number of messengers churches may send to annual meetings. With the theme “Fifty Years of Faith: Foundations For Our Future,” each of the three-day meeting’s sessions was highlighted with pictures and verbal reflections of the significance of […]
LUDINGTON, Mich. (BP)--God uses dedicated lives to reach people, Executive Director Michael Collins told messengers to the Baptist State Convention of Michigan’s annual meeting, under the theme “An Unchanging Message for a Changing World.”
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (BP)--"Doing God's Will God's Way" was the theme of the Baptist State Convention of Michigan's 44th annual meeting in Grand Rapids.
BURTON, Mich. (BP)–Michigan Baptists celebrated the theme “His Plan, Our Purpose” during their Nov. 7-9 annual meeting at Eastgate Baptist Church, Burton. Attended by 330 messengers and nearly 200 guests, the sessions were a celebration of unity as well as highlighting the pursuit of God’s plan as the key purpose of Michigan Southern Baptists. Executive […]
MONROE, Mich. (BP)–The theme “Building For The New Millennium” matched the spirit of the meeting: Michigan Southern Baptists will enter the year 2000 with a renewed sense of commitment to reaching the lost for Christ — including a first-ever full international partnership. The partnership, with Siberia, was highlighted and approved during the Baptist State Convention […]
ALPENA, Mich. (BP)–Cool fall weather complemented warm fellowship inside Thunder Bay Baptist Church in the northern Michigan community of Alpena at the 41st annual meeting of the Baptist State Convention of Michigan.“Extend the Light” was the theme for the Nov. 3-5 meeting. Chuck Kelley, president of New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, led a Bible study […]
ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. (BP)–The Baptist State Convention of Michigan celebrated its 40th anniversary during Nov. 4-6 annual meeting sessions at Lakeside Community Church, St. Clair Shores. Each BSCM session was highlighted by an interview with two people with longtime service to Michigan Southern Baptists, who now number 37,000 members in 261 churches and 52 […]