Associational Mission Strategist: Vacant (Longtime AMS Jerry Price retired in 2021.)
Morehouse Baptist Associations covers Morehouse Parish, which is situated along the Arkansas/Louisiana State Line in Rural Northeast Louisiana.
- Includes the city of Bastrop and the villages of Bonita, Oak Ridge, Mer Rouge, and Collinston
- 24,972 souls reside in Morehouse Baptist Association.
- 51% of the population, or 12,735, are evangelicals.
- 10,563 or 42% of the population are listed as none’s or non-affiliated with any church.
- 1,261, or 5% of the population, attended the 17 SBC churches of the Morehouse Baptist Association in 2021. There is 1 SBC Church for every 1,468 residents.
Morehouse Parish is one of Louisiana’s beautiful rural places. A rich history of farming and timber production. Most recently the population has dipped due to plant closures and economic woes. Pray for the pastors and churches of the Morehouse Baptist Association. Pray for people to hunger for the gospel. Pray for believers who will share the gospel with neighbors, friends, and family members.