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Scripture: 1 Samuel 6:1-2
ROSWELL (BNM) - The Baptist Convention of New Mexico met for its Annual Meeting, Oct. 26-27, at First Baptist Church, Roswell. The church hosted 229 messengers from 89 churches and 57 visitors, for a total attendance of 286. Messengers conducted bus…
This editorial is the third part of a three-part series about using the ten descriptions of a Baptist New Mexican.
Scripture: 2 Samuel 6:11-12
DEERFIELD, Va. (BP) - As the world reacted to a nearly six-hour shutdown of Facebook and Instagram on Monday, Oct. 4, Southern Baptist churches who use the platforms are considering how they would respond to a potential future shutdown on a Sunday.
Leaked letters written by former Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission President Russell Moore accused the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee (SBC EC) - its trustees and staff - of resisting sexual abuse reforms in the denomination,…
The past eighteen months have brought struggles upon everyone in some way. People have experienced fear, exhaustion, grief, divisiveness, anger, confusion, depression, and other feelings. But, whatever feelings and circumstances a person experiences…
As I wordsmithed the ten descriptions of a Baptist New Mexican, my mind wandered to individuals in my life who demonstrated them. Some of them were mentors who prompted my own growth. Others were friends from the past or members of churches I pastor…
Short look into tonight's Registration Reception for the Annual Meeting that will be held over the next two days.
A children’s pool set up in an indoor meeting space might have seemed a little out of place to some. But, to the local church members gathered to worship one Sunday in Southeast Asia, it was cause for great celebration.
NASHVILLE (BP) – Since 1925, Southern Baptists have given more than $20 billion through the Cooperative Program to fund its entities and missionaries who are taking the Gospel throughout the world.
PITTSBURGH (BP)– After a pandemic-influenced decline in 2020, Southern Baptists rallied to give $66.5 million to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering in 2021, which is the highest amount ever given to the offering that supports missions in North Amer…

New Mexico's Southern Baptist churches helping one another accomplish the Great Commission in their communities and beyond. The Baptist Convention of New Mexico exists to be a resource to Churches to reach New Mexico and touch the world for Christ.

We represent a network of partnering churches across New Mexico, and are a part of the Southern Baptist Convention. The following are staff members who provide content for our page. You can tell who is posting by the initials following their name:

Steve Ballew, Executive Director, ~SB
Gerald Farley, Business Administrator, ~GF
Nancy Faucett, Executive Ministry Assistant, ~NF
Cricket Pairett, Miss

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Why Wait to Respond? a tiny sermon 11/19/2021

Why Wait to Respond? a tiny sermon

Scripture: 1 Samuel 6:1-2

Why Wait to Respond? a tiny sermon Scripture: 1 Samuel 6:1-2

New Mexico Baptists Address Refugees, Unity, Worldview 11/19/2021

New Mexico Baptists Address Refugees, Unity, Worldview

ROSWELL (BNM) - The Baptist Convention of New Mexico met for its Annual Meeting, Oct. 26-27, at First Baptist Church, Roswell. The church hosted 229 messengers from 89 churches and 57 visitors, for a total attendance of 286. Messengers conducted bus…

New Mexico Baptists Address Refugees, Unity, Worldview ROSWELL (BNM) - The Baptist Convention of New Mexico met for its Annual Meeting, Oct. 26-27, at First Baptist Church, Roswell. The church hosted 229 messengers from 89 churches and

A Disciple-Making Tool 11/19/2021

A Disciple-Making Tool

This editorial is the third part of a three-part series about using the ten descriptions of a Baptist New Mexican.

A Disciple-Making Tool This editorial is the third part of a three-part series about using the ten descriptions of a Baptist New Mexican.

Lost: Three Months of God’s Blessing: a tiny sermon 11/19/2021

Lost: Three Months of God’s Blessing: a tiny sermon

Scripture: 2 Samuel 6:11-12

Lost: Three Months of God’s Blessing: a tiny sermon Scripture: 2 Samuel 6:11-12

Facebook Shutdown Prompts Reflection on Church Options, Impact 11/04/2021

Facebook Shutdown Prompts Reflection on Church Options, Impact

DEERFIELD, Va. (BP) - As the world reacted to a nearly six-hour shutdown of Facebook and Instagram on Monday, Oct. 4, Southern Baptist churches who use the platforms are considering how they would respond to a potential future shutdown on a Sunday.

Facebook Shutdown Prompts Reflection on Church Options, Impact DEERFIELD, Va. (BP) - As the world reacted to a nearly six-hour shutdown of Facebook and Instagram on Monday, Oct. 4, Southern Baptist churches who use the platforms are considering

Understanding the Southern Baptist Convention’s Sexual Abuse Task Force 11/01/2021

Understanding the Southern Baptist Convention’s Sexual Abuse Task Force

Leaked letters written by former Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission President Russell Moore accused the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee (SBC EC) - its trustees and staff - of resisting sexual abuse reforms in the denomination,…

Understanding the Southern Baptist Convention’s Sexual Abuse Task Force Leaked letters written by former Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission President Russell Moore accused the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee (SBC EC) - its trustees and staff - of resisting

People Need Hope 10/26/2021

People Need Hope

The past eighteen months have brought struggles upon everyone in some way. People have experienced fear, exhaustion, grief, divisiveness, anger, confusion, depression, and other feelings. But, whatever feelings and circumstances a person experiences…

People Need Hope The past eighteen months have brought struggles upon everyone in some way. People have experienced fear, exhaustion, grief, divisiveness, anger, confusion, depression, and other feelings. But, whatever feelings and circumstances

A Celebratory Tool 10/26/2021

A Celebratory Tool

As I wordsmithed the ten descriptions of a Baptist New Mexican, my mind wandered to individuals in my life who demonstrated them. Some of them were mentors who prompted my own growth. Others were friends from the past or members of churches I pastor…

A Celebratory Tool As I wordsmithed the ten descriptions of a Baptist New Mexican, my mind wandered to individuals in my life who demonstrated them. Some of them were mentors who prompted my

10/26/2021

Short look into tonight's Registration Reception for the Annual Meeting that will be held over the next two days.

Kids Pool Signals Baptism for First Known Believer in Southeast Asian Village 10/26/2021

Kids Pool Signals Baptism for First Known Believer in Southeast Asian Village

A children’s pool set up in an indoor meeting space might have seemed a little out of place to some. But, to the local church members gathered to worship one Sunday in Southeast Asia, it was cause for great celebration.

Kids Pool Signals Baptism for First Known Believer in Southeast Asian Village A children’s pool set up in an indoor meeting space might have seemed a little out of place to some. But, to the local church members gathered to worship one

Cooperative Program Crosses $20 Billion in Cumulative Giving 10/26/2021

Cooperative Program Crosses $20 Billion in Cumulative Giving

NASHVILLE (BP) – Since 1925, Southern Baptists have given more than $20 billion through the Cooperative Program to fund its entities and missionaries who are taking the Gospel throughout the world.

Cooperative Program Crosses $20 Billion in Cumulative Giving NASHVILLE (BP) – Since 1925, Southern Baptists have given more than $20 billion through the Cooperative Program to fund its entities and missionaries who are taking the Gospel throughout the

Annie Offering Tops $66 Million for New Record High 10/25/2021

Annie Offering Tops $66 Million for New Record High

PITTSBURGH (BP)– After a pandemic-influenced decline in 2020, Southern Baptists rallied to give $66.5 million to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering in 2021, which is the highest amount ever given to the offering that supports missions in North Amer…

Annie Offering Tops $66 Million for New Record High PITTSBURGH (BP)– After a pandemic-influenced decline in 2020, Southern Baptists rallied to give $66.5 million to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering in 2021, which is the highest amount ever given

Cooperative Program Giving Tops $192 Million, Exceeds Budget Projections for the Year 10/23/2021

Cooperative Program Giving Tops $192 Million, Exceeds Budget Projections for the Year

NASHVILLE (BP) – SBC Executive Committee president Ronnie Floyd announced Wednesday (Oct. 6) that giving through the National Cooperative Program Budget Allocation topped $192.2 million for the 2020-21 fiscal year. In doing so, budget estimates for …

Cooperative Program Giving Tops $192 Million, Exceeds Budget Projections for the Year NASHVILLE (BP) – SBC Executive Committee president Ronnie Floyd announced Wednesday (Oct. 6) that giving through the National Cooperative Program Budget Allocation topped $192.2 million for the 2020-21 fiscal year.

McKee Trains Parents of Screen-Dominated Children 10/23/2021

McKee Trains Parents of Screen-Dominated Children

ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – Jonathan McKee, author and speaker from Becoming Screenwise Ministries, spoke at Eastern Hills Baptist Church, Albuquerque, on Sunday, Sept. 19. McKee’s topic was “Parenting Generation Screen” – discovering what bonding and bound…

McKee Trains Parents of Screen-Dominated Children ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – Jonathan McKee, author and speaker from Becoming Screenwise Ministries, spoke at Eastern Hills Baptist Church, Albuquerque, on Sunday, Sept. 19. McKee’s topic was “Parenting Generation Screen” –

LMCO Total Exceeds Goal, Reflects Commitment to be a Great Commission People 10/23/2021

LMCO Total Exceeds Goal, Reflects Commitment to be a Great Commission People

As the International Mission Board closes the 2020-21 financial books, it expects to report a Lottie Moon Christmas Offering® total of $177.6 million. This total includes gifts received for specific Lottie projects (often called Lottie Moon challeng…

LMCO Total Exceeds Goal, Reflects Commitment to be a Great Commission People As the International Mission Board closes the 2020-21 financial books, it expects to report a Lottie Moon Christmas Offering® total of $177.6 million. This total includes gifts received for specific

Church Reaches Community with Fall Event 10/22/2021

Church Reaches Community with Fall Event

CARLSBAD (BNM) – Using their parking lots, First Baptist Church, Carlsbad, hosted a Fall Kickoff and Carshow event to reach its community. The free event, Sept. 12, “focused on pouring love into the community and getting people connected with a chur…

Church Reaches Community with Fall Event CARLSBAD (BNM) – Using their parking lots, First Baptist Church, Carlsbad, hosted a Fall Kickoff and Carshow event to reach its community. The free event, Sept. 12, “focused on pouring

New Mexicans Assist Dakota Pastors and Families Retreat 10/22/2021

New Mexicans Assist Dakota Pastors and Families Retreat

TUCUMCARI (BNM) – By invitation of Fred McDonald, Executive Director of the Dakota Baptist Convention, John and Marcia Hinze were joined by a mission team from First Baptist Church, Artesia, to lead a Pastors and Families Retreat for the northern st…

New Mexicans Assist Dakota Pastors and Families Retreat TUCUMCARI (BNM) – By invitation of Fred McDonald, Executive Director of the Dakota Baptist Convention, John and Marcia Hinze were joined by a mission team from First Baptist Church, Artesia,

Church Offers 'Core' Classes 10/22/2021

Church Offers 'Core' Classes

ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – Out of the desire to help their congregation grow in their faith, Christ Church, Albuquerque, has begun offering a set of core classes. The classes are part of a yearlong set of teachings to help the congregation deepen their fai…

Church Offers 'Core' Classes ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – Out of the desire to help their congregation grow in their faith, Christ Church, Albuquerque, has begun offering a set of core classes. The classes are part

Everybody Has Family 10/22/2021

Everybody Has Family

“Everybody has family.” I cannot begin to count the number of times I have shared that simple statement with someone who was struggling with a messy family problem or dysfunctional relationship. When I have spoken that truth, the intent was to put t…

Everybody Has Family “Everybody has family.” I cannot begin to count the number of times I have shared that simple statement with someone who was struggling with a messy family problem or dysfunctional

Iglesia Bautista Buenas Nuevas Still Sharing Gospel 10/22/2021

Iglesia Bautista Buenas Nuevas Still Sharing Gospel

LAS CRUCES (BNM) – After the tragic loss of their pastor in 2020, Iglesia Bautista Buenas Nuevas, Las Cruces, continues to move forward, sharing the Gospel.

Iglesia Bautista Buenas Nuevas Still Sharing Gospel LAS CRUCES (BNM) – After the tragic loss of their pastor in 2020, Iglesia Bautista Buenas Nuevas, Las Cruces, continues to move forward, sharing the Gospel.

VBS Brings Salvations, Benefit Organizations 10/22/2021

VBS Brings Salvations, Benefit Organizations

CARLSBAD (BNM) – Concrete and Cranes, the Vacation Bible School theme for Happy Valley Baptist Church, Carlsbad, benefited two organizations this summer. The week also stirred 16 children to accept Jesus as their Savior.

VBS Brings Salvations, Benefit Organizations CARLSBAD (BNM) – Concrete and Cranes, the Vacation Bible School theme for Happy Valley Baptist Church, Carlsbad, benefited two organizations this summer. The week also stirred 16 children to accept

10/20/2021

The Baptist New Mexican is looking for volunteers to support us in covering the BCNM annual meeting October 25 - 27. Volunteers would serve as reporters, writers, and photographers for the event. No prior experience is needed.

Food and rooms are available in limited numbers. Please contact Isaiah Unland at [email protected] or message us directly on this platform to receive more information.

The Baptist New Mexican is looking for volunteers to support us in covering the BCNM annual meeting October 25 - 27. Volunteers would serve as reporters, writers, and photographers for the event. No prior experience is needed.

Food and rooms are available in limited numbers. Please contact Isaiah Unland at [email protected] or message us directly on this platform to receive more information.

State Convention 10/19/2021

State Convention

Correction: The Baptist New Mexican inadvertently published an inaccurate address for the upcoming BCNM Annual Meeting. The correct address for First Baptist Church, Roswell, is 500 N. Pennsylvania Ave. Roswell, NM 88201.

For more information and to register for the upcoming meeting please visit bcnm.com/state-convention/.

State Convention Messengers and guests from all BCNM churches are invited to attend the 2021 Annual Meeting of the Baptist Convention of New Mexico.

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Running with God’s Plan 09/24/2021

Running with God’s Plan

I love autumn. It arrives just as I have grown really tired of long, hot summer days. Its crisp mornings are my favorite part of the day. Its fall colors can be spectacular. And, most importantly, football returns!

Running with God’s Plan I love autumn. It arrives just as I have grown really tired of long, hot summer days. Its crisp mornings are my favorite part of the day. Its fall colors

Online Portal Streamlines Church Planting Process 09/23/2021

Online Portal Streamlines Church Planting Process

ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – Technology used by only two other Southern Baptist state conventions has streamlined The Baptist Convention of New Mexico’s church planting process. The BCNM’s Missions Mobilization Team... #ThisIsMissionNM

Online Portal Streamlines Church Planting Process ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – Technology used by only two other Southern Baptist state conventions has streamlined The Baptist Convention of New Mexico’s church planting process. The BCNM’s Missions Mobilization Team uses

Worship4Life Camp Producing Church Leaders 09/23/2021

Worship4Life Camp Producing Church Leaders

RIO RANCHO (BNM) – Worship4Life Camp is seeing long-term impact from its church leadership training approach. Joining the efforts of local churches, the camp’s attendees learn how to participate in technical teams... #ThisIsMissionNM

Worship4Life Camp Producing Church Leaders RIO RANCHO (BNM) – Worship4Life Camp is seeing long-term impact from its church leadership training approach. Joining the efforts of local churches, the camp’s attendees learn how to participate in

Teens Serve at Camp Amid 28 Spiritual Decisions, Demonstrate Living on Mission 09/23/2021

Teens Serve at Camp Amid 28 Spiritual Decisions, Demonstrate Living on Mission

TAJIQUE, NEW MEXICO (BNM) – During 2021’s summer, ten teens who served at Children’s Missions Camp demonstrated being “disciples of Jesus who live on mission.” Three of the teens had just finished a week at Worship4Life... #ThisIsMissionNM

Teens Serve at Camp Amid 28 Spiritual Decisions, Demonstrate Living on Mission TAJIQUE, NEW MEXICO (BNM) – During 2021’s summer, ten teens who served at Children’s Missions Camp demonstrated being “disciples of Jesus who live on mission.” Three of the teens had

Camps Search for Right Summer Staffers 09/22/2021

Camps Search for Right Summer Staffers

ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) - Working at summer camps can be physically and spiritually demanding. That is why Sivells’ and Inlow’s camp managers begin their annual search for summer staff in prayer... #ThisIsMissionNM

Camps Search for Right Summer Staffers ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) - Working at summer camps can be physically and spiritually demanding. That is why Sivells’ and Inlow’s camp managers begin their annual search for summer staff in prayer.

Specialty Camps Host 425 Campers, Prompt 41+ Spiritual Decisions 09/22/2021

Specialty Camps Host 425 Campers, Prompt 41+ Spiritual Decisions

Beyond the the Baptist Convention of New Mexico’s three traditional student camps each summer, it also sponsors several specialty camps. During the summer of 2021, 425 campers attended those camps. Sponsors and workers... #ThisIsMissioNM

Specialty Camps Host 425 Campers, Prompt 41+ Spiritual Decisions Beyond the the Baptist Convention of New Mexico’s three traditional student camps each summer, it also sponsors several specialty camps. During the summer of 2021, 425 campers attended those camps.

Churches Launch Four Church Plants During September 09/22/2021

Churches Launch Four Church Plants During September

ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – The Baptist Convention of New Mexico helped churches launch four new church plants in September... #ThisIsMissionNM

Churches Launch Four Church Plants During September ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) – The Baptist Convention of New Mexico helped churches launch four new church plants in September.

Eight Hispanic Churches Set to Participate in Simultaneous Revivals 09/22/2021

Eight Hispanic Churches Set to Participate in Simultaneous Revivals

ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) - Hispanic churches will hold their meetings as part of the Baptist Convention of New Mexico’s 2021 Simultaneous Revival campaign this fall. COVID-19 curtailed similar events in 2020.

Eight Hispanic Churches Set to Participate in Simultaneous Revivals ALBUQUERQUE (BNM) - Hispanic churches will hold their meetings as part of the Baptist Convention of New Mexico’s 2021 Simultaneous Revival campaign this fall. COVID-19 curtailed similar events in 2020.

Our Story

The Baptist Convention of New Mexico exists to be a resource to Churches to reach New Mexico and touch the world for Christ. We represent a network of partnering churches across New Mexico, and are a part of the Southern Baptist Convention.


The following are staff members who provide content for our page. You can tell who is posting by the initials following their name:

Dr. Joe Bunce, Executive Director, ~JB
Gerald Farley, Business Administrator, ~GF
Nancy Faucett, Executive Ministry Assistant, ~NF
Lamar Morin, Leadership Development Team Leader, ~LM
Cricket Pairett, Missions Mobilization Ministry Assistant, ~CP
Dr. Kevin Parker, Director of Media Services, ~DrP
Krista Peterson, Children’s/Women’s Leadership Development, ~KP
Ricardo Rivera, State Hispanic Strategist, ~RR
Sam Swann, Student Leadership Development, ~SS
James Trevillian, Social Media Specialist, ~JT
Brian White, Technical Services Director, ~BW
Scott Wilson, Missions Mobilization Team Leader, ~SW

Videos (show all)

Introduction to Mission New Mexico
2020 Mission New Mexico: A More Offering
2020 Mission New Mexico: Invest in Togetherness
2020 Mission New Mexico: Invest in the Gospel
2020 Mission New Mexico: Invest in Life Change
2020 Mission New Mexico: Invest in Hope
Bible Story for Kids; What is Palm Sunday?
Childrens Lesson
Live from the New Mexico Baptist Children’s Home and Family Ministries’ 100th Anniversary Celebration.
We’re live from the BCNM Annual Meeting. Worship with us!

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5325 Wyoming Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM
87109

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 11:30am
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