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2022 Events ~ Save the Dates



Pastor/Staff Breakfast 
at BAGBR Annex
 8:00-10:00 AM
Thursday, September 1, 2022

BAGBR Annual Session and Ministry Fair
     Sunday, October 16, 2022   
4:30 PM - Missions and Ministry Fair

6:00 PM - Annual Session

Pastors, elect your messengers and send  their names, on your
church letterhead, to the association office by Thursday, October 6, 2022.
Send to jan@bagbr.org or BAGBR 10560 Airline Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70816.

BAGBR Pastor, Staff and Spouses
Annual Christmas Open House

  Tuesday, December 6, 2022   4:00-7:00 PM


Greetings from Executive Director Dr. Tommy Middleton

Sermons - Tommy Middleton


Dear BAGBR Churches,

Genesis 7: 16 “Those that entered…and the Lord closed it behind them.” 

Noah did his part in building the ark according to God’s direction and specifications. He also stocked the ark with the needed food supplies that would be required for surviving these many days and afterwards until food could be grown again.  All of his family boarded and waited, but apparently the door remained open for a period of time, for whoever might come.  They could have come at any time had they believed the Word of the Lord.  But, no doubt, the message of Noah sounded foolish to them and may have even seemed silly.  Why do you build a large boat on dry ground, then fill it full of animals and family?  How could it float? After all, it had never rained (Genesis 2: 6) so this concept was foreign to their mentality.  But then, shortly after it was completely loaded, stocked, and prepared, the door suddenly began to close. An unseen hand reached down and closed that door…sealing those within from the danger of the flood and sealing those without from the safety of the ark.  No one knew exactly what day it would be, but it was in line with the instruction that was given. They worked, and waited and when God closed the door, it was settled and sealed.  And NOW, we indeed are to be building, stocking, calling, working, waiting…while the door is open to all who will believe the gospel.  But when the door is shut, it is closed, and this will be either at our death or at His return. While we have day…let us work, while the door is open for those who have not believed. Oh may they Come NOW!

 In Christ,
Tommy Middleton

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The Baptist Association's Vision, Values  & Mission


The Baptist Association of Greater Baton Rouge will be a Network of Churches and Missions cooperating together as agents for positive change in the spiritual, social, and cultural fabric of their communities through Christian redemption and Christian life values. This vision will be accomplished by penetrating the community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ through family and community orientation, and social involvement that exemplifies the caring and sharing nature of Jesus Christ in order to effect life transformation in individuals, families, and communities. Actions developing from this vision will be relationship based, evangelism centered, service oriented, and training focused.

The churches and individuals of the Baptist Association of Greater Baton Rouge are asked to MAKE A COMMITMENT TO A VISION FOR KINGDOM GROWTH THAT IS LARGER THAN THE LOCAL CHURCH.


Service – Christian concern results in observable actions that meet the needs of the lost

Relationships – Serving the needs of others establishes relationships for evangelism

Trust – Relationships based on biblical principles and Christian character establish trust

Commitment – Trust based biblical principles and Christian character establishes an       opportunity for commitment to truth and life through Jesus Christ

Inclusion – God’s truth and life through Christ’s presence and forgiveness is open to everyone

Empowerment – All who respond to God’s Spirit receives the power needed to fulfill God’s call for training and service

Involvement – God’s life changing call motivates each of us to actions of service


The Baptist Association of Greater Baton Rouge has as its present mission (A) to establish new relationships between both the churches and pastors; (B) to strengthen existing relationships of the churches and members through a commitment to a vision for kingdom growth that is larger than the local church. This commitment can be evaluated by the degree to which the local church members will penetrate their community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ through family and community orientation and social involvement that exemplifies the caring and sharing nature of Jesus Christ.


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