Formerly the Southern Baptist Bivocational Ministers Association
Bivocational Smaller Church Leadership Network

We Welcome You to Our Home on the Web!

Serving bivocational and/or smaller church's ministers & spouses

BSCLN National Headquarters Office
"Bivocational / Smaller Church Center"
PO Box 111744, Nashville, TN 37222-1744
CLICK HERE to read SBC LIFE Article
Over 38,000 SBC Churches are by definition, "Smaller Churches"
124 or less in a primary worship service

Dr. Joe Wright has accepted the call to serve as the Executive Director of the Bivocational and Small Church Leadership Network.

From the Interim Executive Director:

Larry Barnes

Interim Executive Director BSCLN

Louisiana has 14 Regional Consultants
Click Here to find your La-BSCLN Regional Consultant

Contact information for the La-BSCLN
Gary Mitchell Coordinator for all 13 Louisiana Consultants
Cell Phone: 337-466-5272
A Word From our Louisiana Coordinator
Bivocational Smaller Church Leadership Network
the Louisiana Edition of the BSCLN
is NOT affilialed with the Louisiana Baptist Convention
The purpose of the BSCLN is to:
Encourage, Affirm, and Assist Bivocational Pastors and/or Smaller Churches
  • The BSCLN creates materials specifically created for this largest of all SBC Church and Pastor groups,
    • all at no cost for digital copies and only postage for printed copies.
    • An easy digital order form is available in the LEFT SIDEBAR Menu
      • - CLICK ON: #5 BSCLN Printed Materials Free in the Left Sidebar Menu
      • Select the materials desired, fill out your shipping information,
        • follow the instructions at the bottom,
        • CLICK "Submit".

The BSCLN has "Training Videos" on line created by Bivocational Pastors about Bivocational Ministry

  • To view these videos, CLICK ON: #6 BSCLN Training Videos in the LEFT SIDEBAR Menu

The BSCLN is the National Bivocational / Smaller Church Non Profit Organization that represents the 83% of the Pastors in the Southern Baptist Convention.

Take a look at this 8 minute PBS Television Video, featuring Bivocational Pastors

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Membership Benefits Include:
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Information about educational opportunities
  • Leadership training
  • FREE "Downloadable" Sunday School Material
  • FREE "1558 Downloadable" full-text Sermons
  • Regional conferences and celebrations
  • Opportunities for affirmation and encouragement to one another
  • Opportunities for professional and personal growth
  • Regional Bivocational Resource Centers
  • Network with other bivocational ministers in ministry service opportunities
  • Communication through website:
CLICK HERE for information on the Resource Centers & Educational Partners
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