Entries by Lane Corley

Pray for the Northshore Baptist Association

Associational Mission Strategist: Don Pucik Covers St. Tammany Parish, south Tangipahoa Parish, and a sliver of east Livingston Parish. Major cities are Hammond, Ponchatoula, Covington, Mandeville, Slidell. 315,005 souls reside in the Northshore Baptist Association. 21.8% of the population, or 68,587, are evangelicals. 162,250 or 51% of the population are listed as none’s or non-affiliated […]

Pray for the New Orleans Baptist Association

Associational Mission Strategist: Jack Hunter Covers Orleans, Jefferson, St. Charles, St. John the Baptist, St. Bernard, and Plaquemine Parishes. Major cities are New Orleans, Kenner, Metairie, Destrehan, Chalmette. 912,024 souls reside in the New Orleans Baptist Association area. 15.1% of the population, or 137,848, are evangelicals. 427,562 or 47% of the population are listed as […]

Greenhouse Church Planting Training Moves Online

Louisiana Baptists have offered free training to church planters and replanters since at least 1999. These have mostly been in the form of two day retreats at our regional Baptist retreat centers with about 100 planting team members attending the training annually. In 2020, Covid-19 safety protocols have caused us to cancel three of this […]

Discovery Bible Study Training

Discovery Bible Study is a tool used in disciple making and church planting movements around the world to evangelize the lost through simple Bible discussion. In today’s changing religious landscape, the lost may say no to church, but they have not said no to spirituality. The Discovery Bible Study process teaches you to lead lost […]

Pray for the Baptist Association of Greater Baton Rouge

Associational Mission Strategist: Tommy Middleton Covers Ascension, East Baton Rouge, Point Coupee, St. James, Iberville, and West Baton Rouge Parishes. Major cities are Baton Rouge, New Roads, Prairieville, Gonzalez, Port Allen, Gramercy, Donaldsonville. 649,465 souls reside in the Baptist Association of Greater Baton Rouge. 29.2% of the population, or 189,773, are evangelicals. 246,142 or 38% […]

Pray for Evangeline Baptist Association

Associational Mission Strategist: David Carlton Covers Lafayette, Vermillion, St. Martin and Iberia Parishes. Major towns are Lafayette, New Iberia, Abbeville, Youngville. 404,977 souls reside in Evangeline Association. 12.7% of the population, or 51,515, are evangelicals. 141,696 or 35% of the population are listed as none’s or non-affiliated with any church. Only 5,898, or 1.5% of […]

Pray for Carey Association

Associational Mission Strategist: Bruce Baker Covers Cameron, Calcasieu, and Jefferson Davis Parishes. Major towns are Lake Charles, Sulphur, Jennings. 231,084 souls reside in Carey Association. 29.6% of the population, or 68,425, are evangelicals. 60,405 or 30% of the population are listed as none’s or non-affiliated with any church. 9,334, or 4% of the population, attend […]

Pray for Acadia Association

 Associational Mission Strategist: Bert Langley Covers Acadia, St. Landry, and part of Evangeline Parishes. Major towns are Opelousas, Ville Platte, Crowley, Mamou, and Eunice. 179,141 souls reside in Acadia Association. 12.2% of the population, or 21,803, are evangelicals. 56,476 or 32% of the population are listed as none’s or non-affiliated with any church. (They’re not […]

Pray for Bayou Baptist Association

 Associational Mission Strategist: Joseph Arnold Covers Assumption, Lafourche, and Terrebonne Parishes and Grand Isle (which is in Jefferson Parish). Major towns are Houma, Thibodaux, Cutoff, Golden Meadow, Napoleonville, Pierre Part 233,598 souls reside in Bayou Association. 10% of the population, or 24,349, are evangelicals. Only 2,676, or 1.2% of the population, attend the 32 SBC […]

Online Church Planting and RePlanting Orientation

Are you or someone you know interested in Church Planting or RePlanting? Have you started a church planting project and would like to know about available equipping opportunities and resources through Louisiana Baptists? Connect with our Louisiana Baptist Church Planting Team the last Tuesday of each month, 7-8pm on Zoom to learn more. Meeting Agenda: […]