In 2000, A small group Kachin Immigrants, Asylees and students from Myanmar started Kachin and Burmese speaking home worship service at San Mateo Apartment in Dallas. Later in 2001, weekly worship service was relocated to Prayer room at Grace United Methodist as members increased. At the beginning of January 2002, a small number of members moved out to Fort Worth for new employment opportunity, and home worship services were started in Fort Worth, TX. At the beginning of 2004,The Fellowship group was officially named as Dallas-Fort Wort Kachin Baptist Church ( DFW Kachin Baptist Church) in 2004.
DFW Kachin Baptist Church is incorporated on September 02, 2004 as a nonprofit religious organization, exempt from income taxation pursuant to the provisions of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and Regulations as they now exist or as they may be amended in the future.
We are biblical based, inclusive, relational, and multi-generational of believers in Christ. We believe in the inspiration of the Scriptures, the equality of all persons, unity in diversity, and the priesthood of all believers. In communion with and through the power of the the Holy Spirit, we speak the truth in love share the good news of Jesus Christ through worship, fellowship, missions, and ministries.
We hold to the Baptist distinctives and historic beliefs and practices that have prevailed among Baptists Churches. We stand in general accord with beliefs characteristic among Baptist churches. We are autonomous and independent body of Jesus Christ, and independently governed by our own elected Executive members and her own congregation.
We recognize and sustain the obligation of mutual counsel and cooperation with any Baptist Churches of like faith and any association or convention for the propagation of the gospel, religious education, benevolence and other Christian efforts. We cooperates with and mutually work with Kachin American Baptist Association (KABA) and Southern Baptist of Texas Convention (SBTC) for common fellowship and partnership ministries in the Lord Jesus Christ. In 2020, we affiliates with American Baptist Churches Nebraska for furtherance of the ministries and the gospel of Jesus Christ.