STATE GOAL: $1.8 MILLION
The theme of the 2016 Georgia Barnette State Missions Offering is Mission:Next. It reminds us that even as the world around us changes, we still have a role to play in His mission.
This website is designed to help the members of your congregation see how they can be a part of what God is doing in Louisiana. It will help you guide your church to be part of the 1.8 million dollar goal. It will help you pray, it will help you plan, and it will help you participate in this great effort.
Your Georgia Barnette State Missions Offering is busy year-round making a difference in the lives of people and churches across the state. Check out the Fast Facts from 2015-2016 below.
In 2010, Louisiana Baptists Missions & Ministry team set a goal to plant 300 churches by 2020. To date, 149 churches have been planted.
158 baptisms have been recorded in church plants to date in 2016. 360 baptisms were reported in 2015.
25 church plants have been planted in 2016; 52% are in New Orleans, 60% are non-anglo. 14 more church plants are in development for this year.