COVID-19: Information and Resources

COVID-19 and the NPR

The Northern Plains Region of the NAB exists to support and equip the local church in Manitoba, North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana.

This page will gather updates and resources for the church related to the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic.

Church and Ministry Leaders Regional Meetings

During the current crisis connection is important. For pastors and parachurch ministry leaders we will be connecting in regular regional meetings (via Zoom). Please direct any questions to Randy Jaspers.


Manitoba - Meeting will be held every Wednesday @ 10am.


All Clusters - Meeting will be held every Tuesday @ 12am.

COVID Updates from the NPR

The leaders of the Northern Plains Region churches are using creative ways to connect, share the good news of Jesus and invite all ages to grow in Christ. Here are some of their stories.

October 14, 2020

COVID Update: Laughter During a Pandemic

A joyful heart is a good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.”  Proverbs 17:22 When Vern Dalstein, pastor of Venturia Baptist, asked the Saturday morning Bible study […]
August 26, 2020

COVID Update: Bike Rodeo

  “This is really great! We’ve not been able to do much of anything because of Covid-19.” These comments came from the parents of kids who participated in the Bicycle […]
June 29, 2020

Virtual Bible School: VBS Under Social Distancing and COVID Restrictions

How do you have a Vacation Bible School while navigating Covid-19 restrictions? First Baptist Church, Plevna, Montana, chose to move ahead with their VBS, but this year it became a […]

COVID-19 Do's and Don'ts