Top 5 resources for July 2021

July 1, 2021

Every month, we spotlight five helpful resources for you as you seek to walk closely with the Lord and make disciples. Many of these resources are created by the staff of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina (BSCNC) to help meet the ministry needs of pastors and lay leaders across the state.

This month’s top five features a resource page for the “Fill the Tank” baptism emphasis. It also includes a video on how to use the “3 Circles” gospel training tool, a manual for discovering lost people from other cultures in North Carolina, and a “Reading Your Bible with Confidence” video training series. Lastly, there is a devotional tailored for the whole family.

In addition to the resources featured here, many more can be found at ncbaptist.org/resources. You may also follow @ncbaptist on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, where we’ll share other helpful resources throughout the month.

‘Fill the Tank’ resources
Fill the Tank” is a statewide emphasis to see believers baptized on Sept. 12 around the world. Emphasizing baptism on a specific day is a great way to encourage new believers to take the next step of obedience and faith while displaying a picture of the gospel to others. You can find a list of resources for this emphasis, which includes a baptism service planning guide, social media graphics and more, at fillthetanknc.org.
Visit: fillthetanknc.org | Follow: @ncbaptist

‘3 Circles’ how-to video
Want to share the gospel but not sure where to start or what to say? This brief video can teach you how to share naturally in everyday conversations. As you build the framework of the gospel for someone with this tool, you can go more in depth in explaining how they can repent and believe in Jesus to save them from brokenness.
Visit: disciplenc.org | Follow: @DiscipleNC

‘Reading Your Bible with Confidence’ training series
How confident are you in reading your Bible? This video training series helps walk users through each section of the Faith at Home “Reading Your Bible with Confidence” discovery guide. This series will help you to observe, interpret and accurately apply every passage in God’s Word.
Visit: faithathomeNC.org | Follow: @FaithAtHomeNC

‘Manual for Discovery and Engagement
God has brought the nations to North Carolina. As His people, we are to be obedient in reaching those whom He is bringing to us with the gospel. The “Manual for Discovery and Engagement” is a primer for identifying and engaging people from other cultures with the gospel and mobilizing your church to do the same.
Visit: peoplesnextdoornc.org | Follow: @PeoplesNextDoorNC

‘Faith Talk Family Devotions’
The “Faith Talk Family Devotions” gives you access to 24 fun, easy-to-use devotions as you go throughout your day. Twenty church leaders from across North Carolina contributed to this great resource to help you have meaningful and spiritual conversations with your children. Additionally, this resource is accessible through the “NC Baptist” mobile app.
Visit: faithathomeNC.org | Follow: @FaithAtHomeNC


by BSCNC Communications
  /  Baptist State Convention of North Carolina

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