Links & Resources


Southern Baptist Convention – Grand Avenue Baptist Church is a Southern Baptist Church. This means that we hold to a common statement of beliefs called the Baptist Faith & Message, and we give to the Cooperative Program (CP). The CP is essentially a big pot that all SBC churches give to in order to fund missions and church planting believing that we can do more together than separately.

International Mission Board – The IMB is an organization funded by the CP and the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering tasked to help churches send missionaries to unreached people groups across the world.

North American Mission Board – NAMB is an organization funded by the CP and the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering tasked to help churches plant churches throughout North America.

Arkansas Baptist State Convention – The ABSC is a network of churches and organizations funded by the CP and the Dixie Jackson Offering dedicated to advance the Kingdom of God throughout the state of Arkansas.

Concord Association – The Concord Association is a group of 62 churches around the Fort Smith, Arkansas area funded by the CP and individual churches dedicated to advancing the Kingdom of God in the local area.

Disaster Relief & Compassion Ministry

Baptist Global Response – BGR, an organization funded by private donations, is a disaster relief and community development organization with a heart for helping people in desperate need internationally.

Send Relief – Send Relief is an organization funded by the CP and private donations to support and train churches in responding to poverty, refugees, foster care, adoption, human trafficking, and crisis response within North America.

Arkansas Baptist Disaster Relief – DR is a ministry of the ABSC that extends the love of Christ through disasters by providing trained response crews throughout Arkansas and the United States.