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A Season of Abundance
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A Season of Abundance

The Ministerial Excellence Initiative (MEI) is an effort of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship to address the pressing financial needs of ministers, including: debt relief, health benefits, retirement contributions and financial advisement. MEI is  designed to help pastoral and congregational leaders identify and respond to financial stressors causing anxiety through providing debt relief for qualifying pastoral … Continue reading

CBF’s Reeves comments on Community Financial Services Association of America Annual Conference
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CBF’s Reeves comments on Community Financial Services Association of America Annual Conference

Stephen Reeves, CBF’s Associate Coordinator for Partnerships and Advocacy, released the following statement in opposition to the Community Financial Services Association of America Annual Conference in Miami, Fla. The Community Financial Services Association of America is an association representing non-bank lenders who offer small-dollar credit products such as payday loans. CBF is a sponsoring organization … Continue reading

5 Takeaways from the Baptist-Muslim Dialogue
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5 Takeaways from the Baptist-Muslim Dialogue

A delegation of Cooperative Baptist ministers are participating this week in the third national Baptist-Muslim dialogue April 16-19 in Green Lake, Wis. This third national dialogue aims to form partnerships between a Baptist leader and a Muslim leader in a community and their two congregations for an ongoing relationship. Learn more about the dialogue here.  … Continue reading

CBF ministers participate in third national Baptist-Muslim dialogue
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CBF ministers participate in third national Baptist-Muslim dialogue

April 16, 2018 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — A delegation of Cooperative Baptist ministers are participating this week in the third national Baptist-Muslim dialogue April 16-19 at the Greek Lake Conference Center/American Baptist Assembly in Green Lake, Wis. This third national dialogue aims to form partnerships between a Baptist leader and a Muslim leader … Continue reading