August 2016 HBA Newsletter
Harmony Baptist Association
Executive Committee Meeting
Countryside Baptist Church
Monday August 1, 2016

Begins with Dinner at 6:30 PM

Guest Speaker:  Rev. Kevin Tiller
Pastor of Faith Baptist Church and
Director of Harmony Baptist Association Youth Ministry
This meeting will be a Youth Emphasis Night.  This event is a back-to-school rally for students that are about to begin the 2016-2017 school year. Please make plans to bring your Youth.

Everyone is invited to attend.
Childcare available with reservation.
Florida Tax Free Holiday
August 5-7, 2016

For a list of the eligible items and a copy of the publication go to
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West Virginia Cleanup
Disaster Relief Volunteers Need


The Florida Baptist Convention has been asked to provide volunteers to help with cleanup and recovery following the recent flooding in West Virginia. If you are willing to go or if you wish to participate financially, please contact the Association Office at 352-463-2541 or our Director of Missions at 352-214-4123.
  Our Association will be doing a construction project mission trip the week of September 4-10.  Our men will be building a bunkhouse to provide housing for mission teams serving in the area around Meadow Bridge, West Virginia.  Call the Office if you are interested in serving on that construction team, or if you wish to help toward building materials.  The cost for this Mission Trip will be:  $205.00 per person based on double occupancy or $410.00 per person single occupancy.  Breakfast and lunch will be provided.  Dinner on your own.
HBA Pastor's Conference
Tuesday August 9, 2016
at Association Office
10:00 AM

Guest Speaker:  Mrs. Angie Land
Family Life Director and Author
Lafayette Baptist Association

HBA Senior Adult Luncheon
Thursday August 11, 2016
Mount Pleasant Baptist Church
11:00 AM

Come and enjoy a great concert and a time of food and fellowship.
Please bring a side dish or dessert. 
The Church will be providing the meat and drinks.

Positioning Your Church for
Community Connection
Monday August 22, 2016
at Association Office
7:00 PM

High School Teaching Position Available
Riverside Christian School Trenton

Must have a 4-year degree.  Previous experience is a plus.
Call Gwen Keith at:  352-226-4940 (cell) or 352-493-1569 (Office). 
Send resume to:
Bi-Vocational Minister of Youth Wanted
Please contact First Baptist Church of Archer
(352) 495-2225  or email resume to
Fields of Faith
Wednesday August 24, 2016
Trenton High School
7:00 PM

Children's Ministry Meeting
Thursday September 1, 2016
at Association Office
7:00 PM

All Children's Ministry Directors and Volunteers are invited to attend.
Youth Ministry Seminar
Saturday September 10, 2016
First Baptist Church Newberry
Guest Speaker:  Billy Young
with Florida Baptist Convention
Next Generation Ministries-Lead Catalyst
9:00 AM-12:00 Noon

All Youth Directors and Volunteers are invited to this seminar.
A lunch will be provided so please call Association Office with
the number that will be attending from your church by September 6.
Harmony Baptist Association
Baptist Men's Rally
Monday September 19, 2016
First Baptist Church Newberry

Please call the Association Office by September 15 with the number of Men that will be attending
from your church .
Christmas For The Children
Of One Accord Ministry
Rogersville, TN
Sunday November 27- Friday December 2, 2016

This is a ministry in cooperation with the Appalachian Regional Ministries.

Primary Project:  Christmas for the Children is a ministry of providing
1 gift and 1 new outfit of clothing to 900-1,000 children which includes Gift Wrapping,
Shopping, and Serving at a Christmas Party/Gift Distribution.
Other Opportunities:  Assist with Senior Adult lunch distribution, Thrift Store,
and Food Bank Distributions.

$290.00 Per Person Double Occupancy
$490.00 Per Person Single Occupancy
(Includes Lodging, breakfasts & lunches in Rogersville, a Gift and Clothing for one Child)
(Not included are meals en route and dinners)
Add $50.00 if you wish to sponsor an additional Child.

Reservation due by October 17th with a 50% deposit.
Balance due by November 15th.
Click to Download Reservation Form
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Contact Barbara Ledford @ (352) 493-7773 for information.  Inquiries are confidential.
Gifts from our Churches
for Association Missions
Undesignated Receipts for 2016
(as of July 28, 2016)

Archer First            $239.38 $2,180.17
Bethel $777.33 $4,745.17
Bronson First $509.12 $4,380.97
Cedar Key First $0.00 $675.00
Chiefland First $0.00 $5,452.47
Concord $2,206.12 $8,098.05
Cornerstone $385.00 $2,271.00
Countryside $400.00 $2,800.00
Ebenezer $322.00 $2,085.00
Faith $100.00 $1,029.00
Fowlers Bluff $167.00 $1,681.00
Hardeetown $817.29 $6,986.11
Hilltop $37.52 $263.79
Jonesville $0.00 $0.00
Joppa $40.00 $230.00
Mount Pleasant $278.98 $2,304.26
Newberry First $791.80 $4,525.84
New Hope $165.00 $495.00
Oak Dale $75.00 $525.00
Otter Creek  $373.73 $2,513.53
Pine Grove $1,500.00 $10,500.00
Priscilla $100.00 $300.00
Rafter Cross $0.00 $0.00
River Cross $0.00 $41.00
Roca Fuerte    $0.00 $720.00
Rosewood $400.00 $700.00
Trenton First $0.00 $0.00
Turning Point $100.00 $700.00
Union $1,643.14 $13,094.05
Other $0.00 $0.00
Totals: $11,428.41 $79,296.41
August, 2016
1 5:30 PM HBA Administrative Committee
  Meeting at Countryside
1 6:30 PM HBA Executive Committee
  Meeting at Countryside
9 10:00 AM HBA Pastor's Conference
  at Association Office
10 Gilchrist & Levy County Schools Begin
11 11:00 AM Senior Adult Luncheon
  at Mount Pleasant
15 Alachua & Columbia County 
  Schools Begin
22 7:00 PM Positioning your Church for 
  Community Connection at 
  Association Office
24 7:00 PM Fields of Faith at Trenton
   High School
29 6:30 PM HBA Fall Harvest Kick Off 
  Meeting at Chiefland 1st-POSTPONED
September, 2016
1 7:00 PM Children's Ministry Meeting
  at Association Office
4-10 Maguire State Mission Week of Prayer
5 Labor Day
6 9:00 AM HBA Administrative Committee
  at Association Office
10 9:00 AM Youth Ministry Seminar with
  Lunch at Newberry First
12 5:30 PM HPRC Advisory Committee
  Meeting at HPRC
19 6:30 PM Baptist Men's Rally
  at Newberry First
20 10:00 AM HBA Pastor's Conference
  at Association Office
27-Oct-01 Senior Adult Trip to National Quartet
  Convention Pigeon Forge, TN
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