American Baptist Churches of the Great Rivers Region

American Baptist Churches of the Great Rivers Region (GRR) is a resource for challenging, empowering, assisting and representing the American Baptist faith communities in Illinois (excluding Cook, DuPage and Lake counties) and Missouri as we live out our ministry together. Mission and Ministry is our purpose and nature.

We've Moved!

Our office has moved to Elliott Ave Baptist Church as of September 13th.

Physical Address:  501 West Elliott Avenue Springfield IL 62702
Mailing address remains the same – P.O. Box 13457, Springfield, IL 62791

GRR Calendar

Online Calendar – Need to have a GRR related date changed? Contact Nancy at the regional office.

Regional Meeting Cycle

Mission Trips:  Costa Rica 2019–2020

John Grisham invites you to prayerfully consider joining our Costa Rican brothers and sisters as you discover their ministry and our partnership of mission with them. Read more...

ABC-USA Planning Calendar

Download the ABC-USA planning calendar.