WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (BP) -- Central Baptist Church's mission, rather than location, is reflected in it name.
The church of about 900 Sunday worshipers spreads out from its 150-acre campus southwest of Warner Robins, Ga., to the ends of the earth through gifts to the Southern Baptist Cooperative Program.
Stephen Byrd pastors the church that includes Robins Air Force Base Air Force personnel and their families, some of whom may live in the community only temporarily.
"We get a lot of great couples here for a while and then send them back out," Byrd told Baptist Press. "The Lord blesses us to be with them, serve with them, worship with them, shepherd them, and then we send them out around the world. We pray with them their last Sunday and they take the Gospel to the four corners of the world." Read More