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    Mission Offerings

    Annie Armstrong Easter Offering

    (February–April) www.anniearmstrong.com

    The Annie Armstrong Easter Offering® is much more than an offering envelope and an annual missions-giving emphasis. When people give to the offering, 100 percent of their gift will be transformed into missionary salaries and ministry supplies for Southern Baptist missionaries to North America. Those missionaries and supplies will help others hear the message of Christ and respond in faith to His offer of salvation.


    Mother’s Day Florida baptist Children’s Homes

    (May) www.fbchomes.org

    The Florida Baptist Children’s Homes is dedicated to providing Christ-centered services to children and families in need. The Children’s Homes is an agency of the Florida Baptist Convention very difficult circumstances. The Children’s Homes has been serving abused, neglected, and orphaned children since 1904.

    Florida Baptist Children’s Homes do a lot more than just give children a place to live. Children’s Homes ensure children get good medical care, nourishing food, proper clothes, and education. Children’s Homes provide counseling, lots of love, attention, and a positive lifestyle, developing children’s skills. The Children’s Homes try to give a childhood that’s as normal as possible under ’s Homes has six Residential Care facilities in Miami, Fort Myers, Lakeland, Jacksonville, Tallahassee and Pensacola.


    Project Jerusalem

    (June)

    The Tampa Bay Baptist Association Project Jerusalem Offering is collected for struggling churches in the Tampa Bay Baptist Association. These churches, typically in the inner city, may be struggling to keep up with routine maintenance on roofs, air conditioners, etc. that are needed to continue their ministry


    World Hunger / disaster response

    (July–August) www.imb.org

    The World Hunger Fund Offering ministers to people in need and is designed to aid in community development and disaster response. Human needs ministries offer Southern Baptist missionaries the opportunity to love God and their neighbor by combining spiritual and physical assistance.

    All human needs projects:

    • have an intentional spiritual strategy and share the Gospel.
    • have Southern Baptist personnel who are a part of the community.
    • involve local input and expertise to help personnel assess needs and establish goals that make sense culturally, economically, and efficiently.
    • have accountability measures.

    Maguire State Missions

    (September-October) www.flbaptist.org

    The Maguire State Mission Offering is designed to underwrite short-term, one-time projects or pilot projects developed by Florida Baptist Convention program departments.


    Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

    (November–January) www.imb.org

    The Lottie Moon Christmas Offering is collected for the sole purpose of supporting Southern Baptist international missions. Every penny of the offering goes to the International Mission Board’s overseas budget, thus supporting our missionaries and their work. Their mission is to make disciples of all peoples in fulfillment of the Great Commission. Their vision is a multitude from every language, people, tribe and nation knowing and worshipping our Lord Jesus Christ.