New Church Plant for Lee, MA

New Life Community Church, led by Pastor Jeff Black in Pittsfield, Mass is starting a new church!

After waiting for some time for a church planter to be called to the area, Pastor Jeff decided that they shouldn’t wait any longer, and start something themselves. Read more

The Northeast Church Planting Resource Room

A few months ago, we unveiled our new church planting room next door to our office. This room has all the best and latest church planting resources, books, CD’s and materials out there. There is also a flat screen TV Read more

Immanuel Church is Growing

Led by Pastor Brad Guenther, eight years ago Immanuel Church launched in December of 2004. Last year, the church moved in East Greenbush  to a new facility with more room, and has quickly started to utilize the additional space; growing from 50 people in attendance, to averaging around 125 in their new location. Read more

Creative Missions Team Impacts HBA Churches

Cleve Persinger & Eric Murrell, founders of, along with Andy Burns, pro videographer; spent countless hours organizing and preparing for this all out creative church facelift.

The trip deeply impacted the churches, but also the creative missionaries — many of whom spent 12+ hour days working late into the night.

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Summer Pastors and Wives Dinner

On June 16th, our Pastors & their Wives were invited to an evening out on us; to connect with other ministry families, reconnect with their spouse, and have a little fun in the process. Read more

Northeast Church Planting Conference Wrap Up

The 2010 Northeast Church Planting Conference was a complete success!

Church Planters, pastors and leaders traveled in from Canada, Florida, & Wisconsin and many other places to  converge in Schenectady for our 2nd Annual Church Planting Conference!

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VBS, Mission Teams & Summer Evangelism

 Summer time is always the season for mission teams and outreach events in Upstate New York/Western Mass. The relatively short summer and fall prompts Northeasterners to leave their homes and get outside as often as possible; making it a prime connectional season for our churches and church plants.   Read more