GTBA 2015 Sunday School
“Building Blocks of Faith”
“ And daily in the temple and in every house, they did not cease teaching and preaching Jesus as the Christ” Acts 5:42
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Hosted by: Fairview, Columbus
127 Airline Road
* Sunday School Directors/Pastors
Dr. Roger Orman
MBCB Sunday School Consultant
* Adults 55+
Mrs. Gwen Yarber
Adult SS Teacher, Faith, West Point
West Point, MS
* Younger Adults
Dr. Chuck Ashley
Minister to Adults
FBC, Montgomery AL
Ms. Kelsey Huggins
College/Singles, FBC, West Point
West Point, MS
Rev. Sam Taylor
Fairview Baptist Church, Columbus, MS
Rev. Ken Hindman
Bellevue Baptist Church, Cordova, TN
Mr. Billy Hollingsworth
Minister to Preschool/Children
First Baptist Church, Madison, MS
Call the GTBA office at
for more information!
New Orleans Baptist Theological
Fall term begins August 24th
“Baptist Doctrines” is the first class this fall. Seminary Extension is open to men & women looking to further their religious education! We meet at FBC, Starkville, in the Applegate building. The 8-week class will meet each Monday at 7pm. For credit toward a certification of graduation, the fee per course is $100. If a person would like to audit the course for knowledge and information, the fee is $50 per course. For more information, contact:
Dr. Bill Duncan at 662-323-6448
Crossroads International Friendship House Garage Give-Away
The Annual Garage Give-Away for International Students will be held Saturday, September 5, 2015. For this ministry we need donations of kitchenware, small appliances, furniture, linens, and children’s toys. We welcome any gently used items in good condition. Please, NO CLOTHES! These items will be a tremendous help to International Students and their families when setting up their homes with very limited resources. Donations can be dropped off at the Crossroads International Friendship House, 211 College View Street, Starkville, beginning August 1 by appointment, or August 31 thru September 3, 9:00am-1:00pm. You may also bring your items to the GTBA office starting now through September 1st, 9:00am-4:00pm. To set up a donation drop-off appointment, or additional information contact Tracey Nash at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Call (662)323-8555, or (662)418-8947.
GTBA WMU Fall Training!!!
WMU will have a time of training for all leaders involved with WMU activities. The training will be August 15th at FBC, West Point (134 E. Broad St. West Point, MS 39773 ) Registration will be at 9:30a.m. and the training will end at noon with a light lunch to follow.
Ann Stone will lead: Woman on Missions, WMU Leaders and Adults on Missions
Ann Ryials will lead: Girls In Action & Children In Action
Don Gann will lead: Royal Ambassadors
Mary Ingram will lead: Mission Friends
For more information please contact Mrs. Pat Belcher at 662-251-0040 or 662-328-7301.
CWJC Participants - Important Dates
The Fall 2015 Class details
Enrollment: Begins in August; Call 662-722-3016 for an appointment or more information or see details about enrollment events in Columbus and Starkville.
Enrollment events for Fall 2015 will be held as follows:
Columbus Meet and Greet – Thursday, August 20, 5-7 pm Golden Triangle Baptist Association, 560 Willowbrook Road, Columbus, MS 39705. (Take Hospital exit off Hwy 82, go toward hospital on N. 5th Street, take right on Willowbrook at Chris’ Pharmacy, GTBA building is on the right before you get to Cook Elementary and Heritage Academy)
Enrollment at the CWJC site – Friday, August 21, Noon to 6 pm; Saturday, August 22, 10 am to 1 pm Christian Women’s Job Corps site, 207 S. Lafayette, Starkville, MS 39759. (“Yellow Brick Building” across the street from the east side entrance to First Baptist Church in downtown Starkville).
Applicants who cannot attend the above Enrollment events may also contact us at 662-722-3016 or email@example.com with further questions or to make an enrollment appointment at the CWJC site during normal operating hours. Class size is limited.
Orientation – Thursday, September 3, 9-11 am (Breakfast will be served.)
Class Days – September 8 through November 12
Tuesday/Thursdays from 8:45 am to 3 pm. Lunch will be served on class days. Gas Assistance and Childcare Assistance may be available for those participants who are in need. Participants must attend each Tuesday and Thursday class session to receive assistance. In order for participants to receive a graduation certificate, only 4 absences are allowed.
Graduation – Tuesday, November 17, 6 pm
We are still in need of a Computer Teacher for the Fall daytime classes, beginning of Sept thru mid-Nov. We thought we had a few who were interested, but none of them worked out for one reason or another. Please pray about this and give us names if you know of anyone who might be interested.