A Special Thank You....

 To each church for your generous and faithful financial gifts that support the mission work here at OCBA!

Ministries Impacting the World
Gideon Don Johnson has partnered with Campus Crusade for Christ to provide clean water in Kenya. If you would like to help donate, please contact Don at 803-606-1315.
West Virginia Mission 2019
Thanks to you, we were able to accomplish the following this year in our WV Christmas efforts:
420 cases of food / 620 shoeboxes & bags / 240 Senior cold kits / 20 bags of peas / 40 boxes clothes / 35 bags of clothes/ 3 boxes of children's new shoes / 1 box new sweats / 10 boxes new socks / 12 boxes new coats/ 72 racks of bread / 20 new bikes/ 20 used bikes / $5800 love offering for pastors / 10 salvation dolls/ 12 gifts of chocolate & covered pecans / 135 comforters/ 16 homemade quilts/ 88 people / 9 trailers/ 17 vehicles
Health Kits 2019

13 of our churches participated in WMU's local Mission of providing Health Kits to people in Orangeburg & Calhoun Counties. A total of 292 bags were donated!! The kits were delivered to Dalton's Home for Veterans, Council of Aging (DSS Foster Children), Home Health nurses at The Village, CASA, DAZZ, Harvest Food Bank, and Grace Home in Santee. Many thanks to Mrs. Jane Courtnay, our WMU Director, and all the ladies that helped organize the kits. We appreciate all you do!


WMU Prisoner Packets
Because of your faithful support of this ministry, every adult inmate in SC State Correctional facilities got a Christmas packet. By working together with our churches and associations we were able to deliver 24,000 packets this year!
The Christmas Prisoner Packet Project is the only one of its kind in the country that reaches all state inmates. Thanks to all the volunteers, WMU leaders and churches!

Tim Rice
Director, Missions Mobilization Group
Magnolias Assisted Living Outreach
Join us the first Wednesday of every month at 2:30 pm at Magnolias in Santee. Fellowship of Praise shares the love of Christ with the residents through a short devotion, singing and a dessert. Please call Pam Kemmerlin for details 803-492-3446. 


Providence Golf Tournament
On Saturday, September 29th, Providence Baptist Church held their annual Golf Tournament fundraiser. 11 teams with 41 players participated this year. This year the proceeds went to DAZZ of Orangeburg (pregnancy center). A total of $1331.00 was raised for this mission!! 
Church Mission Trips

Email the office with your church's missions details so we can add to webpage at



Spread the Word!

If your church is going on a mission trip in 2020 and interested in inviting volunteers from other churches to join you, we would be glad to spread the word! Please let us know here at the association when you are going on mission trips so we can be in prayer for you.

Associational Brotherhood
There has been a desire to organize an associational brotherhood, which would allow a joint effort for our churches to meet monthly and discuss mission projects locally as well as abroad. Please contact Rick Jackson (803-707-4212) or Dr. Porter (534-9712) with questions.
Parson's Pantry
Helping God's Servants
100% of tax-deductible gifts will go to help needy pastors, widows of pastors, and married ministerial students. Over 500 families have already been assisted.
For information, call Ron or Karen Jackson at 864-489-6709
Parson's Pantry
PO Box 777
Gaffney, SC 29342
Mission: Dignity
GuideStone's MISSION DIGNITY ministry helps almost 2000 retired Southern Baptist ministers, workers and their widows living on very limited income. Almost 60% are widows. One of every four is a pastor's widow age 85 or above.
Qualifying individuals receive $225 a month and couples receive $300 a month. The neediest persons with at least 25 years of SBC ministerial service may receive as much as $600.
MISSION DIGNITY ministry can accept a gift of any amount and nothing is taken out for administrative costs--100% is used to help someone in need! All gifts are tax deductible to the maximum allowed by law.
Do you know a pastor or widow in need? We'd like to help! Visit
MissionDignity.org and click "Refer Someone in Need" or call 1-888-98-GUIDE.
Nursing Home Ministries
Special thanks to Bill Courtney, Adrian Haigler, and Rickey Redmond (all on our pulpit supply list) for their wonderful reach-out ministries in local nursing homes. These men visit area nursing homes and pray, preach, and have revivals for many seniors in our community.
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