Welcome to Mentoring Connections!
At AWAB we want to support communities that are in discernment about becoming Welcoming and Affirming and members of AWAB. Because we believe that we no one ever "comes out" alone, we have created a relationship based program for churches as they go through their own "coming out" process.
Mentoring Connections is open to any Baptist affiliated church that wants to be partnered with a n AWAB member congregation. This partnership is designed to provide a mentoring relationship between
These relationships will be supported by a guideline that will offer
In addition to the Mentoring Connections Guidelines, your congregations will be given the an opportunity to host a Discernment Day in your region/conference/association. Additional materials provided for Discernment Days.
If your church is interested in participating in the Mentoring Connections program, please fill out and submit the form to the right. We look forward to working with you as you discern God's desire for your congregation's future!
*participation in the Mentoring Connections program does not require membership in AWAB. Mentoring relationships are formed based on available Mentor congregations and at the discretion of the two churches in any given pair. Additional information available upon request.