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  2017 Mission Trip: Nicaragua
The First Baptist Church in Beverly invites the TABCOM family to join them on a mission trip to Nicaragua from February 17 - 26, 2017. FBC Beverly will be hosted by AMOS: Health and Hope (AMOS), an AB-supported public health ministry. AMOS is led by ABC Medical Missionaries Drs. David and Laura Parajon and works in 22 rural communities providing community-based health care. This program has dramatically lowered the rate of childhood mortality and improved the overall health of adults.

The team of 10 - 20 will be assigned to live and work in a local community under the direction of local leaders. Our team leader, Rev. Kent Harrop, has led previous AMOS-related mission trips which have included: Building bio-sand water filters, leading a Vacation Bible School (with a health care focus), and building a clinic. Skill sets needed: experience in health care, Spanish speaking or construction. An information night is being hosted on June 22nd at 6:30 p.m. in Beverly (includes dinner!). If interested contact Kent Harrop at Kent Harrop.


Annual Mission Adventure to New Orleans

With assistance from American Baptist Home Mission Societies, TABCOM held its annual nine-day "MissionAdventure" in New Orleans in April. While ABHMS' Volunteer Mobilization Ministries provided a stipend and spearheaded registration and leadership, 27 individuals—clergy as well as congregants—from nine TABCOM congregations lent muscle to such activities as painting, cleaning and weeding in an effort to restore areas ravaged by hurricanes Rita and Katrina in 2005. Continue the story ...  


Biennial Mission Summit - Application to Perform
In the main worship celebrations at the Biennial Mission Summit, June 30 - July 2, 2017 in Portland, Oregon, we will be seeking to achieve a balance of performance styles and cultures. All interested Singers/Choirs/Music Groups/Dancers/Drama, please complete the application.