About the Ghana Baptist Convention

... one Lord, one faith, one baptism - Ephesians 4:5

The Ghana Baptist Convention is the largest Baptist denomination in Ghana with over 1,860 churches under its jurisdiction. Hence, Ghana's Baptist Family!

The Ghana Baptist Convention consists of about 2000+ local churches in Ghana which have been grouped into 30 Associations, divided into 4 Sectors: Northern, Mid-Ghana, South West and South East.

«There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to one hope when you were called; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all...»

Ephesians 4:4-6 (KJV 2000)

THE CONVENTION’S STRATEGIC VISION
  1. Rebranding and visibility of the Convention.
  2. Enhancing Ownership of the Convention by member Churches
  3. Increasing the Financial Base of the Convention.
  4. Human Resource Development (staff, Ministers and greater participation of lay professionals within the Churches)
  5. Supporting Pastors in rural and deprived areas and retirement benefits for Ministers
  6. Deepening the Spiritual Base of the Convention.
  7. Evangelism and Mission

Our Leadership

In 2013, the Ghana Baptist Convention adopted a new constitution which abolished the position of the General Secretary and created the positions of The Executive President to lead the Convention, with Vice-President (Ministries) and Vice-President (Administration) from 2014.
  • The first Executive President is Rev. Dr. Ernest Adu-Gyamfi
  • Vice-President (Ministries) is Rev. Enoch N. N. Thompson
  • Vice-President (Administration) is Rev. Washington Komla Darke