American Baptist Home Mission Societies publishes a number of resources that share the good news as well as the challenges of our ministry, along with offering support and inspiration to congregations and individuals seeking to live out Christian faith. Please note—some of these publications are free; there is a subscription fee for others. Use the form at the bottom of this page to receive free publications through the regular mail. Where noted, link to a Web page from which you can download the publication.
American Baptist Home Mission News & Notes — American Baptist Home Mission Societies' monthly e-newsletter delivers current stories and practical resources for ministry. "Home Mission News & Notes" has received an "All Star Award" from Constant Contact, its delivery system software company, for the
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American Baptist Home Mission Societies Annual Report 2013— This yearly publication helps to assess the impact of ABHMS pursuit of discipleship, community and justice on individuals, congregations, communities and cultures by providing overviews of recent ministry efforts as well as income and expense statements. Download the report
The Christian Citizen — published three times a year, this magazine focuses on justice issues, offering suggestions and opportunities for personal witness and action. (Subscribe for free below or download this year's issues.)
Judson Press Christian Education Catalog — annual spring catalog describes a variety of curriculum materials and teaching and classroom resources (English and Spanish) for all age levels and a range of settings. (Order for free below, download the catalog from Judson Press or order from customer service at 800-4JUDSON.)
Judson Press Complete Book Catalog — annual fall catalog features new releases as well as available backlist titles in categories including African American resources, Baptist history and beliefs, church resources, self-help, pastor helps and more. Also includes church and church school supplies. (Order for free, download the catalog from Judson Press or order from customer service at 800-4JUDSON.)
Ministry Opportunities (MO) Listing — a list of open positions in American Baptist churches and regions across the country. (Order from American Baptist Personnel Services because of subscription requirements.)
Mission In America — our bi-monthly publication with news stories, opinion essays and missionary announcements related to American Baptist home mission in the United States and Puerto Rico. (Subscribe for free below.) Take a look at the issues
The Secret Place — published quarterly, this popular devotional magazine features a daily devotion with a relevant Scripture and prayer penned by readers. (Price varies; order online from Judson Press or order from customer service at 800-4JUDSON)
Additional American Baptist resources are available from these ministry partners:
Men In Action, American Baptist Men
Brochures and More, International Ministries
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