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Garo Baptist Convention is a Protestant denomination of India and Bangladesh. It is named after the ethnic group of the name Garo. Most members of this church are in Meghalaya. The Garo Baptist Convention has more than 200,000 members. In Bangladesh the central office of the GBC is located in Birisiri under the suburban area Susong Durgapur of Netrokona District, it was established in the year of 1890 AD.

History[edit]

The Garo Baptist Convention consists of churches planted by the American Baptist missionaries since the mid-19th century in the state of Meghalaya.

Memberships[edit]

This Convention of Baptist churches in Meghalaya consists of more than 2,100 churches and more than 200,000 baptised adults.

Garo Baptist Convention is also a member of the Council of Baptist Churches in North-East India or CBCNEI, an umbrella organization of Baptist Churches in North-East India, which has other sister Baptist Associations such as the Nagaland Baptist Church Council.

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GBC Annual Conference 2011

A glimpse of Garo Baptist Convention's Annual Conference. Rev. Dr. A. K. Lama, General Secretary CBCNEI spoke to the masses. The GBC annual conference is a big event where people for all the...

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Garo Baptist Convention Bangladesh 124th AGM, Nalchapra, netrokona To 17-22.02.2015.

SHUT DE DO CHOIR 2006

Garo Baptist Youth Delegates choir practicing and performing "Shut De Do" for the 2006 Garo Baptist Convention Annual Meeting.

Mission Partnership in India

Summersville Baptist Church of Summersville, West Virginia has an ongoing partnership with the Garo Baptist Convention of northeast India. This video shows pastor Dana Gatewood with the Garo's...

Gospel Music-GBC

Choir rendering religious song in AGM-Garo Baptist Convention (GBC) at Nalchapra, Kalmakanda, Dist. Netrokona, BANGLADESHL.George Ruram.

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Garo Baptist Convention Bangladesh 124th AGM, Nalchapra, netrokona To 17-22.02.2015.

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Garo Baptist Convention Bangladesh 124th AGM, Nalchapra, netrokona To 17-22.02.2015.

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Garo Baptist Convention Bangladesh 124th AGM, Nalchapra, netrokona To 17-22.02.2015.

DUANE OFFERATORY IN NEI

Duane Flesher plays keyboard for offeratory at Garo Baptist Convention Annual Meeting in Dalu, Meghalaya, Northeast India.

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Assam Tribune
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 11:45:00 -0700

Besides the US and South East Asia, delegates from Bengal Orissa Bihar Baptist Churches Association, Banjara Baptist Sanghevur Malawo, Arunachal Baptist Convention, Assam Baptist Convention, Garo Baptist Convention, Manipur Baptist Convention, ...
 
Daily Star Online
Thu, 19 Jan 2012 10:03:16 -0800

... Court directed the government to maintain a 10-day status quo on felling of the 249 trees on both sides of the road between Jhanjail Bazar and Durgapur upazila, following a writ petition filed by Liton Mrong, general secretary of Garo Baptist ...
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