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Baptist World Alliance Announces Racial Justice Action Group

Baptist World Alliance Announces Racial Justice Action Group

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. and his prophetic witness, the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) calls upon the global family to pray and continue to pursue racial justice. Part of the BWA’s ongoing response includes the formation of a Racial Justice Action Group.

Baptist World Alliance to Host Virtual World Congress

Baptist World Alliance to Host Virtual World Congress

The Baptist World Alliance (BWA) is transitioning the 22nd Baptist World Congress to a fully virtual event on July 7-10, 2021. This decision was made in prayerful response to the COVID-19 global pandemic and as a result of collaborative discussions with global Baptist leaders.

Tomás Mackey Installed as Next BWA President

Tomás Mackey Installed as Next BWA President

The BWA’s first virtual General Council included a special Officer Installation and Commissioning Service on Thursday, July 23. Tomás Mackey will now begin his five-year term.

Karen Wilson Installed as Next BWA Women President

Karen Wilson Installed as Next BWA Women President

On July 16, 2020, the Baptist World Alliance Women’s Department (BWA Women) hosted an online Commissioning Service for incoming President Karen Wilson and Secretary-Treasurer Sherrie Cherdak.

Baptist World Alliance Announces Pentecost Initiative

Baptist World Alliance Announces Pentecost Initiative

As part of the “Standing Together” Global Baptist Response Plan, Baptists worldwide are invited to unite together Pentecost weekend for a time of prayer, praise, and giving in response to people in need.