Gainesville, GA

Missions

Poplar Springs has a heart for reaching the lost through missions. Here are some of the ways PSBC is fulfilling Jesus’ Great Commission by being His witnesses to the ends of the earth. 

Our Missionaries

In addition to being a full partner in giving to Southern Baptist missions, PSBC loves and financially supports the following missionaries:

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Claudia Acuña
Helping Hands Foreign Missions
Director of Child Sponsorship – Uganda
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Stan Bell
Helping Hands Foreign Missions
Director of Operations
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Jordan & Allie Clark
North American Mission Board
Church Planters – Sante Fe, NM
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Mitch and Jenny Hoskins
Ethnos 360
Director of Support Services – Papau New Guinea
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Karleigh Jenko
SCORE International
Missionary to Human Trafficking Victims – Dom. Rep.
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Ben & Crystal Johnson
IBM Global Missions
Church Planters to the Five Boroughs of New York City
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Jessica Matthews
Helping Hands Foreign Missions
Director of the Village of Eden – Uganda
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The Weaver Family
International Mission Board
Missionaries to Central Asia
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Our Missions Partners

Poplar Springs provides direct financial, material, and on-the-ground support to the following missions agencies who share our heart to boldly take the Gospel and make disciples of all nations.

Helping Hands Foreign Missions
Helping Hands does vital work in Bolivia, Uganda, and Brazil, to serve lives and make disciples among those with the greatest physical and spiritual needs.

Vinde Meninos Brazil – Children’s Outreach Center
Vinde Meninos ministers directly to children living in a state of virtual abandonment. Poplar Springs lovingly partners with Vinde Meninos through on-the-ground mission teams and child sponsorship.

Good Samaritan Food Ministry
We strongly invest in missions right here in Hall County through the Chattahoochee Baptist Association. CBA provides training for churches, plants new churches, and operates the Good Samaritan Food Ministry.

Choices Pregnancy Care Center
Poplar Springs shares the heart of God for the helpless, including unborn life and expectant mothers in need of help. We are so proud to support Choices as they lovingly guide and support families to choose life.

UNG Baptist Collegiate Ministries
Poplar Springs has a strong partnership with the BCM on our local campus of the University of North Georgia. BCM is a vital ministry on one of the greatest mission fields.

Backpacks of Hope
Through this effort, our church sends much-needed resources & gifts to the poorest regions of Appalachia.

Georgia Baptist Children’s Homes
These loving environments serve the needs of children. In 2020, Poplar Springs was #37 of 3,554 Baptist churches in Georgia in giving to our Children’s Homes.

The Baptist Friendship House
The Baptist Friendship House ministers to the needs of homeless women, children, and others in New Orleans.

Southern Baptist Cooperative Missions

Poplar Springs voluntarily forwards a full 10% of our offerings to Southern Baptist missions. This allows us to partner with other churches for missions in Georgia, and globally.

Through this Cooperative giving, Poplar Springs supports the Georgia Baptist Mission Board and the International Mission Board.