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CBF Advocacy expresses disappointment at CFPB decision  to reconsider payday lending rule
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CBF Advocacy expresses disappointment at CFPB decision to reconsider payday lending rule

January 17, 2018 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — CBF Advocacy leader Stephen K. Reeves expressed disappointment at news that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, led by acting director Mick Mulvaney who also serves as President Trump’s budget director, plans to reconsider a recent rule to curb payday and auto-title lending. The new rule, which … Continue reading

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2018, A time for self-purification? 
advocacy / Racial Reconciliation

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2018, A time for self-purification? 

By Stephen Reeves MLK Day will be celebrated in communities across the country. The holiday will be marked by volunteer service projects, interfaith prayer services, parades and other public shows of unity. These are important commemorations and ideally relationships will be built and trust strengthened, but scratch below the surface and many communities feel anything … Continue reading

Join CBF Advocacy in support of the DREAM Act
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Join CBF Advocacy in support of the DREAM Act

CBF Advocacy exists to affirm and extend our core missions commitments of mission —to cultivate beloved community, bear witness to Jesus Christ and seek transformational development. This letter and request for signatures comes from CBF Advocacy in coordination with our Action Team for immigrants and refugees. Signatories will be added to letters that sent to … Continue reading

BWA’s newly-appointed Brown issues call to prayer for January 5
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BWA’s newly-appointed Brown issues call to prayer for January 5

CONTACT: Eron Henry, APR, Associate Director of Communications Baptist World Alliance, http://www.bwanet.org  January 5, 2018 Washington, DC (BWA) — Elijah Brown, the 9th general secretary in the 112-year history of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA), assumed responsibility on January 1. Brown, the fourth American to lead the global organization for Baptists, was elected during the … Continue reading