Blue River-Kansas City Baptist Association

 

"The Association was started in 1981 with the merging of the Blue River and the Kansas City Baptist Associations. Both of these Associations had long histories in this part of Missouri. The Association is made up of 135 churches and missions primarily in Jackson and Cass counties. "

Missouri Baptist Convention

 

"The Missouri Baptist Convention (MBC) is a network of nearly 2,000 Baptist churches whose mission is to serve together to grow Great Commission churches."

Southern Baptist Convention

 

"For almost 170 years, Southern Baptists have sought to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ to all people everywhere. The Southern Baptist Convention was formed with a Gospel vision. Its founding charter identifies its singular focus: ...for the purpose of eliciting, combining, and directing the energies of the Baptist denomination of Christians, for the propagation of the Gospel..."