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Baptist World Alliance: Liberia reeling from Ebola
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Baptist World Alliance: Liberia reeling from Ebola

In August, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship announced a partnership with the Baptist World Alliance to address the Ebola crisis in West Africa, providing food, educational materials and sanitary items to those suffering from the dire situation in Liberia.  To respond to this growing crisis, the Liberia Baptist Missionary and Educational Convention (LBMEC) in partnership with … Continue reading

CBF’s New Church Starts Initiative — Are you called to church starting?
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CBF’s New Church Starts Initiative — Are you called to church starting?

By Andy Hale The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship continues to see fresh and innovative expressions of church. This year’s church start candidates are redefining this trend with unique church models, including co-pastoring, relational, and emergent. In addition, the Fellowship is expanding its partnerships by starting churches in Washington, Maryland, Texas and North Carolina. These church start … Continue reading

CBF Governing Board plans strategy, hears reports from councils, staff
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CBF Governing Board plans strategy, hears reports from councils, staff

By Emily Holladay and Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Governing Board convened last week in Decatur to plan strategy and to receive updates from staff and CBF Governance entities, including the Ministries Council, Missions Council and Nominating Committee, each of which met over the past several weeks. CBF Moderator Kasey Jones, … Continue reading

Baptist World Alliance: Ebola takes toll on Sierra Leone
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Baptist World Alliance: Ebola takes toll on Sierra Leone

In August, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship announced a partnership with the Baptist World Alliance to address the Ebola crisis in West Africa, providing food, educational materials and sanitary items to those suffering from the dire situation in Liberia.  To respond to this growing crisis, the Liberia Baptist Missionary and Educational Convention (LBMEC) in partnership with … Continue reading