Missions

I will intentionally give myself as Christ's servant through participation in His mission in the world.

There are many short and long term opportunities for mission work at Oakhurst Baptist Church. In addition to mission activities sponsored by Oakhurst Mission Groups, members volunteer in, and sponsor both neighborhood and area-wide activities and projects, like emergency shelters, school partnerships, the annual AIDS and Hunger walks, summer mission trips and more. Please view bulletin notes, or announcements for upcoming opportunities.

In November, 2009, Lanny and Melanie learned that an American Baptist-related Burmese congregation was meeting each Sunday in a Chinese restaurant and they visited the service there.
Four churches—two in Georgia, and two in Cuba—have formed a sister-church relationship for the purposes of ministering to and with each other, and of learning from o
Decatur Cooperative Ministry (DCM) brings people together to serve the community.
PEACEMAKERS MISSION GROUP: This group seeks to promote reconciliation grounded in the peace of Christ in individuals, in our faith community, in our city, and in our world, and to build a cu
On Oct.14 members of Oakhurst Baptist Church will step off for the 14th year of participation in the Pride Parade in Atlanta.
Decatur Cooperative MinistryHagar's HousePrison and Jail Ministry
Oakhurst Recovery Program (ORP) is a non-profit charitable organization that provides free long-term residential treatment to homeless men with chemical dependency.  The program receives unparal
There are many short and long term opportunities for mission work at Oakhurst Baptist Church.  In addition to mission activities sponsored by Oakhurst Mission Groups, members volunteer in, a