College Students Serving God and Community

For this month’s newsletter we are headed back to college! Carson-Newman University has been using Operation Inasmuch on their campus for nearly 15 years to give their students the opportunity to grow in their faith through service. Operation Inasmuch is a ministry that was founded in a local church by a local church body, but […]

Strengthening Community Missions Through Partnerships

Soon after Operation Inasmuch began in 1995, Baptist Men of North Carolina recognized the potential of this grassroots model of community ministry for churches across the state. At first, they encouraged NC Baptist congregations to consider learning how to conduct their own Inasmuch event by participating in a training experience at Snyder Memorial Baptist Church […]

Collaboration to the Max

On Saturday, August 29 Operation Inasmuch collaborated with a host of other organizations and entities to pack 40,650 nutritious meals which will be distributed over the next few months. David Crocker, Founder of Operation Inasmuch says, “Of all the events we have conducted, this one may be the most collaborative of all.” Inasmuch partnered with […]

Unifying Communities Through Operation Inasmuch

If one church can make a lasting difference in its community through Inasmuch, two or more churches can broaden the impact. Unity is so vital in the church. And I’m not only talking about “little C” churches. The CHURCH is made up of the entire body of Christ. Unity among bodies of believers is so […]

A “Founder” of Operation Inasmuch has Died

Colbert Dilday of Snyder Memorial Baptist Church in Fayetteville, NC, the place of origination for Inasmuch, passed away on June 13, 2020. His obituary rightly says he was one of the founders of Operation Inasmuch because he was on the original Missions Committee of Snyder Memorial who planned the first Inasmuch Day in 1995. The […]

Three Areas to Help Your Church Thrive

Serving in today’s world will be different. We are faced with new challenges, emotions, and struggles that make us give pause to serving in the methods that we were used to before the COVID-19 pandemic. We are playing and replaying the same questions in our minds: “Can I leave my house?”, “Should I wear a […]

You’ll want to be a part of this!

Sometimes in life we reach certain milestones that are truly significant! Our life’s milestones will almost always help us grow or change who we are as a person or as an organization in some important way. 2020 provides this unique opportunity for Operation Inasmuch and for YOU. 2020 is the 25th anniversary of Operation Inasmuch! […]

Inasmuch Turns 25!

How do you know when God inspires an idea? By how big it is? Or how many people are impacted by it? Or how it reveals more of God Himself? Or how long it endures? The answer to all these questions is: YES!! Twenty-five years ago, a church in Fayetteville, NC tried something they had […]

Change is in the Air

Fall is a time of visual and tangible change. We see the change in foliage colors, we enjoy the cooler and often dryer air. A new school year has begun – a new football season! For Operation Inasmuch significant change began last October 2018 when Executive Director, John Daugherty, shared with our board of directors […]

Faithful Inasmuch Church Rises from the Ashes

Just weeks after completing their seventh year of conducting an Inasmuch Day on July 18, 2015, most of Bethlehem Baptist Church of Taylorsville, NC was destroyed by fire. All that was left was the lower part of the fellowship hall. For several months while smoke damage was repaired, the church met at a nearby elementary school. […]