Discipleship and Family Ministry

Discipleship & Family Ministry

Strong Churches and Strong Discipling in Mississippi

Discipleship is a lifelong journey of obedience to Christ, which transforms a person’s values and behavior, and results in ministry in the home, church and the world.

The Discipleship and Family Ministry Department of the Mississippi Baptist Convention Board works with associations and local churches to touch lives of Mississippi Baptists through various ministries.


Ken Hall – Christian Performing Arts Festival, Connect Camps, See You at the Pole, Southeastern Student Ministry Conclave, Student Ministers Retreat, Student Speakers Tournament, Super Summer, True Love Waits

Glenn Shows – Area Family Events, Family Ministry Leadership Training, Marriage Enrichment, Regional and State Senior Adult Rallies, Senior Adult Retreats, Single Adult Retreats, State Senior Adult Evangelism Rally, State Single Adult Retreat.

Ministry Assistants

Rene’ Edwards is ministry assistant for Marcus Peagler, Director of the Discipleship and Family Ministry Department and Ken Hall Student Ministry Consultant.

Debbie Brashier is ministry assistant for Glenn Shows and is the contact person for State Bible Drills for Students and Children.

If we can assist your association or church, or if you just have a question, please contact the department at 1-800-748-1651 or 601-968-3800 or by e-mail redwards@mbcb.org.

Contact Information

Ministry Assistant
 515 Mississippi St. Jackson, MS 39201
Fax: 601.714.7432
Consultant / Student Ministry
 P.O. Box 530 Jackson, MS 39205
Fax: 601.714.7432
 P.O. Box 530 Jackson, MS 39205
Fax: 601.714.7432
Ministry Assistant
 P.O. Box 530 Jackson, MS 39205
Fax: 714.7432