California Southern Baptist Convention
Empowering the vision of churches
Partnering with churches to discover, develop, and deploy church planters to reach California for Christ.
Resourcing, supporting, and encouraging California's small churches.
Leading churches through the complexities of church life and ministry.
Preparing churches to be on mission beyond the walls of their buildings.
In 2017 Bill Agee, California Southern Baptist Convention executive director, presented a four-team strategy to empower the vision of CSBC churches. Since then, the four initiatives teams – Church Planting, Church Revitalization, Small Church, and Evangelism & Missions – have developed and implemented strategies to accomplish their goals. “The fruit from the churches which have…
Here is the California Southern Baptist Convention mission giving reports for January-December 2020. In 2020, unaudited CP gifts from churches totaled $6,014,539, or 93.7 percent of the $6,435,000 CP objective for the year. “This is excellent considering a global pandemic coupled with the loss of Jenness Park,” said Bill Agee, CSBC executive director. CSBC finished…
Revitalization is the action of giving something new life and vitality. It is renewal, rebirth, and revival. Revitalization is important for churches and their continued effectiveness in impacting their communities with the gospel. It requires three crucial changes: A mindset change: there must be a change in the way the church thinks. A structural change:…