BRENTWOOD — Tennessee Baptist Convention churches gave $2,480,805 through the Cooperative Program in February.
After five months of the current fiscal year, Tennessee Baptists have given $13,610,450. The amount is $239,406 or 1.7 percent below what was given at the same time last year. The total also is $660,384 or 4.63 percent below budget needs.
“We are grateful that our Tennessee Baptist churches are faithful and generous in their support of Great Commission missions and ministry work in their own backyard and across our globe,” observed Randy C. Davis, TBC executive director/treasurer.
“Though we are behind in our budget for the year I remain confident that Tennessee Baptists will rise to the challenge of funding mission and ministry needs in Tennessee and around the world,” he said.