Kentucky WMU
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
missions for lifeĀ®

Missions Extravaganza and Conferences


Eastern Kentucky Missions Extravaganza    (Friday, March 31, 11:15 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.)

Ministries to Visit Around the Church Building
New presentations start every 15 minutes - All ministries within a block around the church

·     Central Baptist Church Mission House – Church owned house for short-term housing for missionaries. See the house and learn about this ministry.

·     High Mountain Horsemanship Outreach – Meet missionary Christie Schumacher and her horse. Learn how this ministry works with at risk youth and others. Through Relational Horsemanship, HMEO helps people grow in relationship, leadership, and partnership as they experience the value and love that God has for them.

·     BREAK Bus – Get on the bus and experience what children learn through Bible Released Time activities.

·     Matthew Clothing Ministry provides clothing for anyone ages 5 and up. Learn how this ministry of Central Baptist Church is helping people in Corbin.

·     Manger Ministry provides resources for newborns, children up to the age of 4, and their families. It also serves as an outreach to any mother or expectant mother in the community.

·     Sort Items for Eastern Kentucky Ministries - Visit the Youth Building on 4th Street to help sort items brought to Annual Meeting. These will be divided between ministries in Eastern Kentucky.

Ministries to Visit Inside the Church Building
New presentations start every 20 minutes: 11:20, 11:40, 12:00, 12:20, 12:40, 1:00, 1:20


Christians By Choice – Sewing Ministry – Make a pocket prayer quilt while you learn about Salvation Dolls and others ways you can creatively share the gospel. Robin Reeves


Cedaridge Ministries – Pack a backpack as you learn how it will be used at Christmas by Cedaridge Ministries which provides food, clothing, other necessities, and spiritual guidance to the poor and homeless in Williamsburg and Southeastern Kentucky. Keith Decker


Freedom Center – Experience a foot washing and how Freedom Center provides shoes for people in need as well as housewares, bedding, clothing. Learn how you can help with special ministry projects such as the Christmas “Empty Stocking” project, Easter Hope boxes, and others. George & Robin Lewis


Haven of Rest – Learn how this ministry provides lodging and meals to family members visiting inmates at the Big Sandy Federal Prison and about their ministries in the Inez community. Joyce Scroggs


God’s Appalachian Partnership - Experience one of the fun activities GAP does with children as they reach out to people in McDowell and Floyd County.  John & Shaughanessy Morris


Kentucky Sacks of Love – Pack a sack of love and learn how this ministry works with area schools to provide weekend food for eligible students, as well as shoes, clothing, school supplies, and hygiene items. Frank & Judy Caulder

Choir Rm -E 2nd Fl.

First Priority, Tri-County – Experience what happens in a First Priority Club meeting where students are equipped to share the love of Jesus with other students. Tim Bargo, Sheila Mullins

Missions Conferences





Missions in BrazilStan and Wendy Meador serve with an unreached people group from Europe living in Brazil. Learn more about their work and how you can pray.





Missions in Central AsiaAmy E. serves wither her family in Central Asia. Learn more about her work and how you can pray. 





Send Relief - Christmas Backpacks. Learn more about the Christmas Backpack project including what items to pack, how to register your backpacks, and how delivery assignments will be made. Bill Barker





Too Busy for Bible Study? Hungry for more Bible study but not sure how to make it fit into the fast pace of life? You don’t have to let busyness be a barrier to enjoying time in your Bible. In this session with Katie Orr you’ll learn how to enjoy a deep and significant study of the Bible in as little as 15 minutes a day. 





By All Means…Follow Jesus in the Written Word! Authors Debbie Taylor and Jamie Walters will share their ministries of writing and storytelling. Debbie will share her “Hart ministry” through her scripture-filled historical novel, Hart of Roundstone, which demonstrates God’s love and forgiveness. Jamie will lead you to value yourself as you strive to overcome weariness in daily living with her book, A Christian Selfie.





Ask a Lawyer Would you like to leave a WMU legacy? Have other questions?The Kentucky Baptist Foundation’s lawyer, Laurie Valentine, is ready to answer your estate planning, incapacity planning, long-term care planning and charitable gift planning questions, and…there’s no meter running!This conference will also be offered at 3:30 p.m.




Missionary Parents Fellowship –All parents of international missionaries are invited to bring your boxed lunch to room E206 for a time of sharing starting at 11:30 a.m.