The mission of the North American Baptist Conference of churches is to glorify God by making disciples of Jesus Christ at home and internationally.

The NAB has four End Goals:

1. The NAB will be trained for missional ministries that flow out of being spiritually formed by who God is and who we are in God.

  • Church multiplication
  • Church planting
  • Missional training based on who God is and who God is forming us to be in Jesus Christ


2. The NAB will engage cross-culturally.

  • Cross-cultural engagement
  • Cross-cultural partnerships
  • Engaging ethnic leaders


3. The NAB will develop spiritual leaders.

  • Ongoing spiritual development
  • Identifying and equipping emerging leaders
  • Engaging emerging leaders


4. The NAB will send and support international missionaries.

  • Recruiting, sending, and supporting missionaries
  • Strategic connections
  • Church partnerships

Organization Type: Denomination


Canada and United States


Urban, Suburban, Rural, and Other (e.g. Online)

Characteristics of Partner Churches

Theological Traditions

Anabaptist, Baptist, Evangelical, Non-denominational, and Reformed

Stance on Women in Ministry

Complementarian and Egalitarian

Stance on Sexual Ethics


Planting Models

All models

Worship Styles

Liturgical, Contemporary, and Other

Support Offered

  • Assessment
  • Coaching and/or Mentoring
  • Ongoing community/peer support
  • Conferences, Seminars, and Gatherings
  • Courses and Cohort Training
  • Residency and Internship Opportunities
  • Funding
  • Admin support