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Advertising Information

Paper Format

Tabloid, 5 columns

Page Dimensions

Columns 1 2 3 4 5
Inches (approx.) 2 4 6 8 10
Pica Width 12 24p6 37 49p6 62p6

Advertising Rates

Category Cost per column inch* Additional info
In-state church/denominational $21.20  
In-state commercial $31.80 Prepayment is required
Church/denomination national $31.80 Prepayment is required
Commercial national/Ad agency $36.04 Prepayment is required
SBC seminary/agency $26.50 Prepayment may be required
MBCB/Garaywa/Central Hills $14.84  

* A column inch is an area 1 inch tall by 1 column wide (approx. 2 square inches).

For your convenience, you may request a preset size for your ad.

Quarter Page

16 column inches (2 columns wide by 8 inches tall)

Quarter page image

Quarter page ad (shown in gray)

Category Cost
In-state church/denominational $339.20
In-state commercial $508.80
Church/denomination national $508.80
Commercial national/Ad agency $576.64
SBC seminary/agency $424.00
MBCB/Garaywa/Central Hills $237.44

Half Page

32.5 column inches (5 columns wide by 6.5 inches tall)

Half page image

Half page ad (shown in gray)

Category Cost
In-state church/denominational $689.00
In-state commercial $1,033.50
Church/denomination national $1,033.50
Commercial national/Ad agency $1,171.30
SBC seminary/agency $861.25
MBCB/Garaywa/Central Hills $482.30

There is an additional charge of $50 for a full-color ad.

Classified rate is $.60 per word, 10-word ($6) minimum, 50-word maximum. The words “a,” “an,” and “the” are not counted. No blind ads.

Deadline for reserving ad space: 2 weeks prior to date of publication. Copy for ads due 10 days prior to date of publication. Late cancellations or incomplete ads will be charged.

Advertising Policy for the Baptist Record

The following is a list of guidelines regarding paid advertisements with The Baptist Record. This list is not intended to be exhaustive. All ads are subject to verification and final approval by the editor.

Not Acceptable:

For more information, please contact Emily Jones at 601.292.3375 or ejones@mbcb.org.