Coastal Bend Baptist Association
Manuel Casso is the new Pastor at Primera Iglesia Bautista, San Diego: Pastor Casso moved onto the field in January 2017 from Seguin, Texas area.  Manuel is from San Diego and was once their youth leader when he began in ministry.

Lee Ortegon is the new Pastor at First Baptist Church, Bishop: Lee moved on the field in December from Zapata, Texas.
Lee grew up in Bishop and Kingsville and surrendered to the ministry at FBC Bishop.

First Baptist Church of Zapata is currently seeking a full time pastor. Bilingual is beneficial and may need to be bi-vocational. A Parsonage is provided. Please send resumes to

First Baptist Church, Alice  is currently without a pastor. Pastor Christ Ruwaldt was called to a church in Oklahoma in December.

Free / For Sale:
Air Conditioners For Sale at FBC Zapata have  SOLD!!

Stacking Pew Chairs, FREE FOR A CHURCH: Aprox. 125 available. Some will seat 2 people, some 3 people. The total seating is approximately 250. The chairs will stack 5-6 units high, are upholstered in a medium-light blue cloth. Frames are made of wood ply and are in a bent wood style. They are located in the Ingleside/Aransas area and will need to be picked up from there. Contact Odel Daughtry at 361-877-4777



The Grove's Annual Victory Weekend
April 28-30

VICTORY WEEKEND is a conference hosted by First Baptist Church, Orange Grove, TX where students participate in several in-depth Bible studies and small group discussions learning what it means to be a genuine follower of Christ. Through worship, speaking and fellowship our goal is to empower students to live a life of victory, one that honors Christ, and brings glory to his name. If you are attending Victory Weekend with The Grove please use the link to register below. If you are attending with another church be sure to check with them on their registration process.

CBBA Pastor's RoundTable
11:30a.m. May 1st
Banquete Baptist Church.

The book presentation and discussion will continue in PREACHING: Communicating Faith in an Age of Skepticism by Timothy Keller,

This Session will cover:
Chapter Three "Preaching Christ from All of Scripture"