The Missions Initiatives Team exists to empower and resource churches to be on mission cross-culturally. In partnership with the Internationally Mission Board and other Southern Baptist entities, we strive to reach the nations for Christ in California, the United States, and beyond. In addition, we will care for and spiritually support our missionaries, especially those from California.
CLEARLAKE—After months of outreach to city employees by First Baptist Church in Clearlake, a city hall worker named Crystal brought her daughter to the church’s Backyard Bounce House Party. She told a church leader, “I came to this event because you have handed out several things at city hall from your church… I decided to…
“Oh wow!” That’s what a woman in her 80s said time and again as she wandered from booth to booth at the Shasta Baptist Association’s Mission Fair, learning about the work of Southern Baptist ministries at the associational, state and national levels. The woman’s sister also attended the Mission Fair. As a result, she told…
DALY CITY—Amid a community service blitz in Daly City, pastor Bob Eusebio encountered a local resident involved in the abortion and LGBT rights movements. “He was full of anger,” Eusebio said. “He felt that there were some contradictions with the church.” Eusebio, pastor emeritus of Living Stone Ministries, explained that Christians love people but don’t…
Join the East Asia Partnership
How to Partner
- Choose a people group.
- Invite small groups to pray together.
- Have a moment in service dedicated to prayer.
- Send birthday cards to workers.
- Send gifts for holidays.
- Host families on furlough.
- Send long term workers to your people group.
- Send short term teams.
- Send individuals.
California Southern Baptist Disaster Relief Ministries
CSBC volunteers contribute manpower, ministry and financial help during major disasters. Disaster Relief donations are used to help volunteers meet physical needs and share the gospel. Visit the Disaster Relief Ministries page here.
Feeding Those Who Feed Us
The purpose of FTWFU is to satisfy the material and spiritual needs (meeting needs and sharing Christ strategy) of migrants or agricultural workers and their families in California by recruiting volunteers (churches, individuals, and organizations) who will serve the migrants by providing groceries and materials (new clothes, backpacks, and school supplies) for the new school year with the purpose of sharing the Good News (salvation through Jesus Christ) to the glory of God.
Find out more about Feeding Those Who Feed Us here.
Women’s Ministry Network
The CSBC Women’s Ministry seeks to engage, encourage and equip women in their calling and spiritual walk with the Lord as they make disciples who make disciples of all nations. Whether as a single or married, in large or small church, women across the state are encouraged to use their God given gifts as we together reach the world for Christ. Connect with us here at csbc.com/women.