South India
Baptist Convention of Telugu Churches
Baptist Convention of Telugu Churches, formed on January 15, 2007


The Baptist Convention of Telugu Churches was formed to unite Telugu Baptist churches in India that are related to the American Baptist International Ministries. 16,000 Telugu Baptist delegates were present in the formation celebration in Ongole, Andhra Pradesh. The Convention represents 764 Telugu Baptist Churches; 1,484 preaching places; 979,700 baptized members


* Enhance fellowship and cooperation of Telugu Baptist churches
* Run training conferences for youth, women, lay leaders and pastors
* Promote theological education, church-based pastoral training, social service, and primary health care program

Contact Person:

Rev. Dr. John D. Augustine, Executive Secretary
c/o Jewett Memorial Baptist Church
First line, Cloughpet, Ongole,
Prakasam District, AP, 523 001, India
Email: pastoraugustine@rediffmail.com