Purchase Area Baptist Association
Tuesday, July 05, 2022

April 21, 2022 Executive Committee Meeting



1. We have sent thank you cards to those who have sent donations through PABA to our churches, churches in other states, Ky Baptist Associations, and the Kentucky Baptist Convention.

2. We are thankful for all the teams that have come to the aid of Yahweh and East Marshall churches that faced destruction and to the aid of many individual homes. Were able to help children have a joyful Christmas during tragedy. We have seen miracles and God’s hand at work in so many lives.

Our KBC Disaster Relief      Illinois Disaster Relief         Samaritan’s Purse      Texas Baptist      Praying Pelicans      Builders for Christ

Churches & Associations from Ohio, Alabama, Florida, Illinois, and Tennessee

3. Community Fellowship Church, Zion’s Cause Baptist, Dexter Baptist, First Baptist Benton, and Hardmoney Baptist have been distribution centers and housed teams working In the Mayfield and East Marshall Area.

4. There has been times of stress on our pastors and staff over the past 2 years.  We thank you for giving to the Lord and know we have been praying for you.  In the event of the need for conflict resolution in any of our churches, Dr. Larry Purcell is our physical resource for information and resources.

5. Dr. Toby Dehay (KBC) and I have been planning a vision mission trip with some our pastors to go to Manchester, Ky, to help Pastor Boo Smith who is a church planter. Dates are 19-20 May 2022.

6. It has been a couple of years since we have been to El Salvador. There is unfinished ministry there in the churches. We are looking at an October fall break trip (October 1-8).  If you feel led to go, let me or Pastor Jaime Masso know.

7. Congratulations to Pastor David Little, Dexter Baptist Church for his commissioning to serve as a Mission Service Corps Missionary with the Kentucky Baptist Convention April 8, 2022.  He leads Bible Studies and ministers to the inmates at the Fredonia Prison Facility.

8. The next Executive Board Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 21, 2022 at Dexter Missionary Baptist Church, Benton, KY; 6:00 pm Meal; 7:00 pm Meeting.

In HIs Service, 

Dennis Manley
PABA Associational Mission Strategist