NASHVILLE (BP) -- The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee reported the strongest start to a fiscal year in the last three years as giving to Southern Baptist Convention national and international missions and ministries through the Cooperative Program exceeded $15 million in October 2019.
As of October 31, gifts received by the Executive Committee for distribution through the Cooperative Program Allocation Budget totaled $15,207,651.44. This exceeded October 2018's budget contribution of $14,454,637.36 by $753,014.08 or 5.21 percent. However, the amount given is less than the $16,375,000.00 monthly budgeted projection to support Southern Baptist ministries globally and across North America by $1,167,348.56 or 7.13 percent. Read More