Continued Prayers and Condolences

“Mrs. Laura Thigpen, wife of Welch College President Emeritus Charles A. Thigpen, died last evening in Macon, Georgia. Mrs. Thigpen had been hospitalized earlier with COVID-19. She was 94 years of age. Please continue to pray for Dr. Thigpen who is still in the hospital and their daughters Laura Cannon, Ann Maines, Ruth Slaten, andContinue reading “Continued Prayers and Condolences”

Woodforest Church Begins Construction!

Merry Christmas to you and your families! We love and appreciate each and every one of you. This has been a challenging year for every ministry but God continues to do great things. We want to share just one with you now. We are beginning construction on our permanent facility. Just this week, the bigContinue reading “Woodforest Church Begins Construction!”

Saints Bring Home National Championship!

“Today at 11:30 AM, the Saints took on Pensacola Christian for the NCCAA DII National Championship. The Saints looked to get retaliation after getting upset last season in the tournament.Both teams played outstanding on the defensive side the whole game. Jared Spencer had a spectacular performance after saving eight shots for the Saints. The Saints also hadContinue reading “Saints Bring Home National Championship!”


“In an attempt to attract more students into the nursing profession, Welch College has announced a new incentive scholarship of $2,000 per year to any nursing applicant who applies for admission by March 15, 2021, according to Dr. Charles Lea, Special Assistant to the President at Welch. “There is growing critical shortage of bachelor’s degree-preparedContinue reading “WELCH NURSING INCENTIVE SCHOLARSHIP INCREASES”

A recap of the 2020 Leadership Conference

2020 Leadership Conference Focused on “Refreshing” Struggling Churches “The 2020 Free Will Baptist Leadership Conference returned to Nashville Airport Marriott December 7-8 for an in-person meeting, carefully socially distanced according to local COVID requirements. Pastors, church leaders, and denominational leaders from 22 states gathered to explore the important theme “Refresh,” with a strong emphasis on church healthContinue reading “A recap of the 2020 Leadership Conference”

2020 Leadership Conference

Livestreaming “Evening sessions from the 2020 Leadership Conference, featuring Dr. Thom Rainer, will be streamed live at and the NAFWB Facebook page. Sessions begin Monday and Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m. CST.Dr. Rainer will speak on the “Anatomy of a Revived Church.”Download Dr. Rainer’s Conference NotesAll of the breakout sessions from Tuesday will be recorded and made availableContinue reading “2020 Leadership Conference”