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Turning Life into Mission: CBF field personnel creates intentional community in Danville
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Turning Life into Mission: CBF field personnel creates intentional community in Danville

By Ashleigh Bugg In various faith circles, the term “living in intentional community” is a buzz phrase akin to “being missional” or “doing life together.” But what does the practice actually entail? And are Christians called to do it? For many in the United States, the idea of living with intention in the communities they serve can be … Continue reading

Janee’ Tisby named Director of Together for Hope Arkansas
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Janee’ Tisby named Director of Together for Hope Arkansas

The following is a news release from CBF partner organization Together for Hope Arkansas.  Together for Hope Arkansas (TFHAR) is excited to announce Janee’ Tisby as its new director. A native of Grandview, Missouri, Janee’ comes to TFHAR after several years working with Teach for America Mississippi, most recently as Chief of Staff. A 2006 … Continue reading

CBF’s Paynter urges response of shared grief and pain in wake of Tulsa and Charlotte tragedies
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CBF’s Paynter urges response of shared grief and pain in wake of Tulsa and Charlotte tragedies

September 23, 2016 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — In the wake of the recent tragedies in Tulsa, Okla., and Charlotte, N.C., and other cities across the nation, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Executive Coordinator Suzii Paynter released the following reflection: “There is no margin for the violence and shootings of unarmed people that are plaguing our … Continue reading

CBF Missions Council hears updates, holds working sessions at fall meeting
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CBF Missions Council hears updates, holds working sessions at fall meeting

September 23, 2016 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — Prayer, updates from the mission field, discussions on church engagement and reflections on the 25th Anniversary General Assembly were the focus Thursday at the fall meeting of the Missions Council of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship. CBF Global Missions Coordinator Steven Porter reflected on the 2016 General Assembly … Continue reading