Purpose and Function
Funding new initiatives at the local church level to reach and impact the unreached of our geographical area. (The TMBN Associational Churches)
Protocol for Requests
Any member of a Tulsa Metro Baptist Network (hereafter referred to as the 'TMBN') church may participate in the meetings of this Team (Impact Lostness Team--hereafter referred to as Team) within the Team's published protocols serving as the basis for decision making. They will be expected to remain well informed on the demographics (i.e. local needs, growth trends, and best practices) concerning such endeavors to reach lost folks.
The Annual Financial Plan of the TMBN will allocate funds for the Impact Lostness Team to be used for that fiscal year. The Team is fully authorized to use these funds to resource the vision of the TMBN affiliated churches in accomplishing their mission as it pertains to this particular Team's area of focus.
Requests for funds should be specific and made in writing to the TMBN who will pass them on to the Team leaders prior to the scheduled meeting in which you wish to present this request. Requests will need to be complete, having all of the attached documentation requested on the application form in order to be considered for funding.
Please complete the Funding Request Form (download available below) and return to TMBN’s office no later than the Wednesday morning immediately prior to the announced team meeting date via:
4502 E 29th ST
Tulsa OK 74114
By hand to our office
2015 Impact Lostness ($11,947)
Team Leaders: Bob Green (Retired) and Chip Bendel
$ 500 Angus Acres, Sand Springs - Awanas
$ 500 Calvary Baptist, Tulsa - Academy of Fine Arts for neighborhood children
$ 750 Calvary Baptist, Tulsa - Afterschool “Neighborhood Kids”
$ 500 Choose Life Church, Tulsa - Launch Event
$ 500 Church That Matters, Sand Springs - City-wide block party