Cherokee Baptist Association - Centre, Alabama
Cherokee Baptist Association
Monday, April 19, 2021

Church News


View the VBS Page
for our Cherokee Baptist Association
Vacation Bible School info!



                             What’s Happening

     Birthday Blessings to our Pastors
     April 8 - Ted Anderson, Dailey Street
     April 9 - Jeff Chambers, Noah
     April 24 - Donald Guttery, Parkers Grove
     May 16 - Ken Pace, Unity Hill
     May 18 - Mark Cosby, Cedar Bluff First
     May 24 - Michael Anderson, Salem
     June 5 - Brent Poole, Sandy Creek
     June 14 - Eugene Burgess, Slackland
     June 14 - Brett Clements, New Bethel
     June 19 - Eddie Nation, Centre First


         Assoc VBS Clinic
Sunday, April 25, 2021
                     2:00-3:30 PM
                    East Centre BC

2:00  Yay!  VBS!
The first session is NOT theme related;
it is for everyone who is interested in having
VBS this year.  Covering topics such as:
  How to have a Safe VBS
  Different Ways to Conduct any VBS
  Safety & Security
  Theme Doesn't Matter ... Your Kids do!  Content is the           
  most  important aspect of your VBS Program 

2:45  Break-out Sessions:
Destination Dig or Concrete & Cranes
                   Door Prizes!


Thank you, CBA Churches,
   for the Food Pounding for the     
     Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes   

12,680 lbs of food and $2,855.96 of gift cards cash, & checks were delivered to the Oxford Children's Homes.  May God bless each that gave to this ministry.  In such a time as we have been in, I know these groceries are a blessing!



Cherokee Baptist Helping Hands Ministry

  “To be the hands and feet of Jesus, serving our community
          with financial assistance and spiritual needs.”

This new ministry is located in the basement of the Assoc Office.
Office hours are:
Tuesday - Thursday, 9:00-11:30 AM & 1:00-3:30 PM,
by appointment only. 

"Thank you to our churches for your continued support.
We have helped close to 50 families. During this time, we are
seeing our clients by appointments only. Please let us know
if there is anything we can do to assist your church." 
— Linda Gibbs, CBHHM Director   

Please make this ministry and Director Mrs. Linda Gibbs
a prayer priority.
Financial gifts and other inquiries can be mailed to
PO Box 743, Centre, AL 35960
or call the ministry center at 256-927-8516. 

Pray for our Churches Seeking Pastors
Enon Grove & Tates Chapel

Pastors' Fellowship

Each Thursday Morning
CBA Office, 8:00 - 9:00 AM
Bring your own breakfast
Coffee Served
  (not meeting at the present time)


Baptist Campus Ministries

(Not meeting at the present time)

Please continue to pray for Joe, Susan, and Deborah as they lead this outstanding ministry. Please consider how your church can be involved by serving lunch for the students, as well as providing financial support to this ministry.

BCM meets each
Weds 10:45-1:00 for lunch and a devotion
and a breakfast once a quarter.

 Please consider how your church can be involved.

Make donations to
“Cherokee Baptist Association”  —  Designate on memo BCM.

BCM  --  Baptist Campus Ministries
Gadsden State, Cherokee Campus


      If your children are interested in Bible Drills in your church,
      please contact the Assoc Office for info and resources.


          Sharing Across Cherokee County

            Every Believer Sharing - Every Person Hearing


Alabama Acts 1:8 Connections

Approximately 400 missionaries call
Alabama home.  We encourage each of our
churches to connect with one of these missionaries
and adopt them in a prayer partnership.  Contact
Scotty Goldman, State Board of Missions,
1-800-264-1225, ext. 387,
to begin the connection process.