The Power of Story
In this class you will learn how to teach truth effectively so others can easily learn by grouping several stories together in a storyset or in a chronological format. This training is great for teachers and other communicators. When you want to influence others, there is no more powerful tool than story. Story can give meaning to life, reframe our frustrations, and give meaning to our challenges. People need story to organize their thoughts and make sense of the world around them. The cost of the class is $50 per person, which covers all printed materials. Taught by Dr. Darrell Horn.
Apologetics (basics)
Apologetics is the study of how to give reasons for our Christian hope. 1 Peter 3:15 reminds us to always be ready to make a defense for the hope that lies within us. This course will seek to constitute a rational basis for believing in Christian theism, by answering the objections and critiques of other worldviews. The cost of the class is $50 per person, which covers all printed materials. Taught by Albert Diaz.
One-Day Seminars:
Discovering Who Lives In Your Neighborhood
This one-day seminar on Thursday February 2, 2017 will focus on giving you the tools to research the community that lives around your church property. This is vital information for any church that wants to impact its community. Consider sending your mission committee or several key leaders to this event.
Additional information to follow.
The Missionary Nature of God and His Church
This one-day seminar on Saturday March 4, 2017 will discuss our missionary God and His plan and purpose for the whole of creation. The mission of God is what unifies the Bible from creation to new creation. The nature of the church, rooted in the very nature of God, is missionary. Our understanding that the Church is called and sent to participate in Jesus’ redemptive mission will influence how we view our local community. Practical ways in which to engage your local community will be discussed. Consider sending your mission committee or several key leaders to this event. Led by Brad Brisco, NAMB Church Planting Catalyst in Kansas City.
Additional information to follow.
Prayer Walking
This one-day seminar at your church facility will focus on the importance of walking through your community while praying for your neighbors. Church members are stepping into the streets to pray effectively for the community. This is intercession on a new level. Consider hosting a prayer walking event at your church. Call the SABA office to schedule your event.
Corporate Prayer
This one-day seminar at your church facility will focus on using the Lord’s Prayer to fervently pray as a church body. This can be a power gathering as your church collectively focuses on impacting your community through a guided prayer experience. This is a prayer experience not a Bible study. Consider hosting a corporate prayer event at your church. Call the SABA office to schedule your event.

capablekids2017This meeting will introduce you to the 13-week parenting course designed to equip and empower parents to help their children reach their maximum potential. The program is based on the 40 Developmental Assets of the Search Institute. It is values-based, research-based and evidence-based and is found to be the best way to break cycles, impact parents and children for generations to come. This program is expanding in schools and communities all over Texas and is available in English and Spanish.
Don’t miss this great opportunity to make a long lasting impact in your school and community.
To participate in this overview session, contact Steve Payne at 210.378.4616; 210.525.9954 or at stevep@sanantoniobaptist.org.


Click here to register online or call 210-525-9954.
The cost is $15.00.
The key note speaker is Christopher Mack, who serves as the young adult minister at Trinity Baptist.  There will be a panelist including Renato Mirabal, manager of Rack Space and Manny Ruiz, president of Texstar Bank.
Sponsored by: Shearer Hills Baptist Church, San Antonio Baptist Association, and Texas Baptist Men, Reg 19

San Antonio Baptist Association
5807 IH-10 West
San Antonio, Texas 78201

Steve Payne, 210-525-9954, stevep@sanantoniobaptist.org
$30 - includes notebook manual

Participants are to bring their own sack lunch on Saturday. Payment is to be made August 25 (1st day of training) by check made out to Literacy ConneXus OR with exact amount of cash, NO change made.
Required by Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Registration is limited, so training may be closed BEFORE that date. 
For reservations contact:
Dora Parnell at ddparnell@sbcglobal.net; indicate “ESL Training” on the subject line. 
Questions concerning content of training, contact TEX trainer:
Dora Parnell, ddparnell@sbcglobal.net or 210-659-1420.

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Hispanic Pastors Fellowship & Conference in May

8:30 am-11:00 am
Mondays in May
Sur Zarzamora Baptist Church
9339 S Zarzamora

The Hispanic Pastors Fellowship and Conference June

8:30 am-11:00 am
Mondays in June at
Sur Zarzamora Baptist Church
9339 S. Zarzamora

Asociación Bautista Mexicana

Sunday, June 4, 2017
2:00 pm at
Iglesia Bautista Jerusalem
5507 S Zarzamora

First Wednesday Minister's Fellowship & Lunch

June 7, 2017
11:30 am to 1:00 pm

5807 IH-10 West

Program: Human Trafficking

La Varonil De La Asociación Bautista Mexicana

sábado 10 de junio
8:00 am

Camino Al Cielo
111 Topeka


Pray for these San Antonio Baptist Association Vacation Bible Schools Coming June & July
June 11-15
Baptist Temple
(210) 533-7114

June 12-16
Eisenhauer Rd. Baptist Church
(210) 655-4643

June 12-16
My Redeemer Lives
(210) 277-7799

June 13-16
Calvary Baptist Church
(210) 222-1541

June 26-30
The Hills Church
(210) 674-5613

July 9-13
Lackland Baptist Church
(210) 674-2702

July 10-14
Iglesia Bautista Monte Calvario
(210) 344-7355

July 10-14
Northside Community Church
(210) 733-9125

July 10-14
Southside Baptist Church
(210) 626-2110

July 17-21
Crestview Baptist Church
(210) 655-7451

July 23-27
First Baptist Church of Castroville
(830) 538-3220

Please contact host church for details.


Make plans now for your church group to attend.

Alto Frio Encampment Schedule
June 12-15

Kid’s Camp
June 26-30

RA & GA Camp
July 9-14

Youth Camp
July 17-21

Master’s Camp
July 24-28

Emmanuel Camp
July 24-28
San Antonio Baptist Association
5807 W IH - 10 San Antonio, TX 78201 (map)
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