The mission of Shelby Baptist Association is Serving Christ Together to…

  • Enable and assist its member churches to accomplish their mission;
  • Promote and help churches coordinate mission/ministry opportunities; and
  • Partner together to accomplish the Great Commission locally and globally.

Core Values

  • Scripture is our foundation.
  • Faith is our means.
  • Prayer is our key.
  • Ministry is our method.
  • Cooperation is our process.
  • Excellence is our goal.


  • Provide opportunities in missions, ministry, growth and evangelism.
  • Train, develop and encourage workers.
  • Call churches to be on mission.
  • Plant churches.
  • Nurture fellowship among churches.