Upcoming Events

Clergy Retreat 2019 Explores Deeper Story

DeWitt, MI—American Baptist Churches of Michigan actively serving pastors and retired pastors gathered at the St. Francis Retreat Center in DeWitt, MI for the annual Clergy Retreat April 28-30. 


New Chairperson for Commission on Ordination and Standing

Dr. James Leonard has been elected chairperson of the ABC-MI Commission on Ordination and Standing.


Thriving Church Ministries Certificate

Strengthen your role in pastoral leadership by integrating personal and spiritual development with your practice of ministry. Discover what Ashland Theological Seminary has to offer!


ABC-MI Executive Minister Search Committee 

The search for the next ABC-MI Executive Minister is underway!


Spotlight: FBC Muskegon

“Togetherness” denotes the removal of barriers, a sense of common purpose, belonging, shared goals. This certainly was the spirit of the early church as described in Acts 2:44 and Acts 4:32. This is also the spirit of our association together as the American Baptist Churches of Michigan (ABC-MI). We are “together” in this time and in this place as the body of Christ, called “together” to serve. To be together, we need to know each other so that we might uplift one another and pray for and support one another - as a family should. To that end, this space will be dedicated to spotlight one of our church families. By Rev.Tom Case


“Hate and Violence Cannot Defeat Love and Faith”

As American Baptists, we stand in sincere sympathy with all people who suffer violence, injury and harm, regardless of religion, race, gender, culture or ethnicity. We oppose terrorism, violence and hateful ideologies. The Gospel of love surely shall triumph over evil. Yet, as a committed follower of Jesus Christ...


20th Annual Men's Prayer Breakfast was a Blessing!

Dennis Trezona reports on the Metro Detroit Association's annual men's prayer breakfast which was held Saturday March 16th.