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Cooperative Baptists to celebrate women in leadership at General Assembly in Dallas (June 13-15)
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Cooperative Baptists to celebrate women in leadership at General Assembly in Dallas (June 13-15)

MEDIA ADVISORY May 23, 2018 CONTACT: Aaron Weaver, aweaver@cbf.net, (770) 220-1610 DECATUR, Ga. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship will host our annual General Assembly June 13-15 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Dallas, where we will celebrate women in leadership and explore our theme “Global Church. Local Church.” Hear from women in key leadership roles … Continue reading

Meet the speakers for this year’s peer learning group breakfast at General Assembly
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Meet the speakers for this year’s peer learning group breakfast at General Assembly

By Laura Stephens-Reed The peer learning group breakfast at General Assembly has traditionally been a time of fellowship, learning, and encouragement. This trend will continue in Dallas, with Garrett and Cameron Vickrey reflecting on the impact PLGs have had on their ministry and family for multiple generations. Garrett is pastor of Woodland Baptist Church in … Continue reading

CBF Advocacy celebrates survival of payday lending rule
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CBF Advocacy celebrates survival of payday lending rule

CONTACT Aaron Weaver, aweaver@cbf.net DECATUR, Ga. — Stephen K. Reeves, associate coordinator of partnerships and advocacy for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, released the following statement following news that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s rule providing protections to millions of American consumers from the predatory practices of payday lenders has survived an attempted repeal in Congress. Today … Continue reading

CBF awards grants to bolster church-community connections
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CBF awards grants to bolster church-community connections

 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga.— The Ministries Council of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has awarded five grants totaling $25,000 to CBF churches to help support projects to build bridges between congregations and communities. The Ministries Council serves as an advisory body to the CBF Governing Board, collaborating with individuals throughout the Fellowship to identify, develop … Continue reading