Associational Missions and Convention Planning
Associational Missions and Convention Planning partners with local Baptist associations in the development of Healthy Kingdom Churches and ministries. There are 93 associations in the GBC, with 73 associational missionaries involved in this ministry. Of these 93 associations, there are 61 single programs, eight joint programs, and four area programs.
Frank A. Nuckolls
Associational Missions and
State Missionary Support
State Missionary Support
Associational Missions Ministries
*By invitation only.
This Community/Compassion Ministries meeting is for certain (ethnic) individuals in the region for the purpose of developing support/participation within the ethnic communities. It will include (but not limited to) the Backpack for Hope in Georgia and Appalachia.
This is a joint project between Associational Missions and Community Missions (Ricky Thrasher).
Lunch provided by Associational Missions.
The Associational Missionaries Workshop is a time of training and fellowship with the associational missionaries in Georgia. The Workshop begins with dinner at 5:30 p.m. Monday and concludes at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Program content is determined by the officers of the Georgia Baptist Associational Missionary Fellowship.
Get information on any of the 93 Georgia Baptist Association offices by accessing the resources below:
Download: Georgia Baptist Associations & Regional State Missionaries Directory (PDF 0.3 mb)Services to Associations:
By request, the Associational Missions Specialist will visit with Associational Missionaries for consultation and discussion on associational work and matters. If you would like to schedule a visit, please contact our office.
Help is available for associations looking for Associational Missionaries. Our office receives resumes of prospective Associational Missionaries and makes them available to associations searching for new Associational Missionaries. If you would like to present your name to search committees or if your association would like our assistance, please contact our office.
Area Advisory Committees
Each spring, each Area Advisory Committee meets with their area program for a business session and luncheon. These meetings enhance cooperation with the Georgia Baptist Mission Board, Area Advisory Committees, and associational leadership.
“MECS”: Missionary Emergency Communication System
This communication system is used to contact Associational Missionaries in case of emergencies for prayer and support response. Communication takes place primarily through e-mail. If you have questions about this special service, please call 770-936-5219.
Associational Strategy Planning
Approved Georgia Baptist Mission Board staff and consultants will lead a long range planning process tailored to help determine, resource, and meet the unique needs of each association. Contact Associational Missions Ministries for details.
AM Monthly Report
The Associational Missionary Monthly Report allows all of the Georgia Baptist Mission Board staff to hear about the exciting things that are happening in your association. To fill out your online monthly report, click here.
South Central Area (RSM-9)
Ben Hill-Irwin, Little River, Turner
Rev. Ted Kandler
P. O. Box 1272
Fitzgerald, GA 31750-1272
Email Ted Kandler
North Central Area (RSM-2)
Etowah, Hightower, Lanier, Roswell
Rev. Alan Morris
4206 North Arnold Mill Road
Woodstock, GA 30188
Email Alan Morris
Mountain Area (RSM-2)
Hiawassee, New Union, Notla River, White
Rev. Doug Merck
19 E. Jarrard St., Suite B
Cleveland, GA 30528
Office: 706-219-0272 or 866-228-8442
Email Doug Merck
Northeast Area (RSM-2)
Habersham, Liberty, Rabun Co., Enon
Rev. Tim McClure
220 Chenocetah Drive
Cornelia, GA 30531-3805
Office: 706-778-0790 Fax: 706-754-8036
Email Tim McClure