Team Contacts
1.800.622.6549 (LA only)

John Hebert, Director
ext. 260

Jill Morrow, Administrative Assistant
ext. 282

Lane Corley, Church Planting Ministry Strategist
ext. 272

James Jenkins, African American & Hispanic Ministry Strategist
ext. 294

Jeff Cook, Ministry Evangelism Strategist
ext. 262

Carlos Schmidt, Hispanic Catalytic Church Planter Strategist
ext. 281

Lee Green, Ministry Assistant
ext. 261

Cindy Bullitt, Financial Coordinator
ext. 263

Gibbie McMillan, Men's Ministry Strategist
ext. 276

Samantha Gilbert, Ministry Assistant
ext. 280 

Janie Wise, Women's Missions & Ministry Strategist
ext. 267

Judy Fussell, Ministry Assistant
ext. 268

Kelly Tam, Ministry Assistant
ext. 269



language missions

language_logoThe Language Missions Department works with and assists churches, mission churches and associations in their efforts to bring people identified with ethnic groups in Louisiana into a right relationship with God, to establish ethnic/language culture congregations and to bring them to self-support.

Louisiana Baptists minister to more than 50 different language culture groups in 432 churches and mission churches.

  • American Indians:Cherokee, Chitimacha, Houma, Tunica Biloxi
  • Asians:Cambodian, Chinese (Mainland, Taiwanese, Malaysians, Singapore, Hong Kong), Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Thai, Vietnamese
  • Asian Indians:East Asians
  • Caribbean:Haitians
  • Deaf:Missions And Interpreting Ministries
  • Eastern Europeans:Hungarians, Russians, Czechs
  • Europeans:Belgians, Germans, Polish, Portuguese, Italians
  • French:French Blacks, French Cajuns, Creoles, French Canadians, French Immigrants, French American Indians
  • Hispanics:Mexicans, Central / South Americans (Guatemala, Belize, Argentina, Chile, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Peru, Ecuador, Panama, Brazil), Cubans, Puerto Ricans, Spaniards
  • Internationals:Tourists, Students, Diplomats, Professionals
  • Middle Easterns:Iranian, Iraqi, Saudi Arabians, Egyptians, Lebanese, Armenians, Jewish
  • Multi-Ethnic:Congregations Consisting Of Several Different Ethnic Groups
  • Seafarers:Ports Of New Orleans, Reserve, Gonzales, Baton Rouge, And Lake Charles

 people groups 391,994 Louisiana Residents
told the 1990 Census Bureau that they
don't speak English at home
2/3 are French

  Louisiana Language/Culture Population
(Other than anglo and black)
 Language/Culture  Population








American Indian






Asian Indian














Total: 1,271,185
Source: 1990 U.S. Census