Expanding connections a focus of winter CBF Governing Board meeting
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Expanding connections a focus of winter CBF Governing Board meeting

February 10, 2017 By Aaron Weaver and Carrie McGuffin DECATUR, Ga. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Governing Board launched a new regional network in the Southwest to strengthen joint ministry efforts, announced a creation stewardship initiative, and affirmed an historic partnership with a 3.5 million member African-American Baptist denomination at its Feb. 9-10 meeting. “It’s … Continue reading

CBF launches Fellowship Southwest network to strengthen mission efforts, create ‘big, equal table’ to advance witness of Christ
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CBF launches Fellowship Southwest network to strengthen mission efforts, create ‘big, equal table’ to advance witness of Christ

February 10, 2017 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — To respond to the growing needs of churches seeking to strengthen joint mission and ministry endeavors, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is launching a new network spanning the southwest region of the United States to advance the witness of Christ and further the renewal of God’s world. … Continue reading

CBF launches creation stewardship initiative,  invites participation in July immersion experience in Kenya
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CBF launches creation stewardship initiative, invites participation in July immersion experience in Kenya

February 7, 2017 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — Cooperative Baptists are invited to participate in an immersion experience in Kenya this summer as part of a new Fellowship initiative focused on encouraging concern and active care for God’s creation. Renewing God’s World includes an initiative for environmental advocacy and creation stewardship led by CBF … Continue reading

CBF ministers to refugees and immigrants despite order barring travel to the U.S.
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CBF ministers to refugees and immigrants despite order barring travel to the U.S.

January 30, 2017 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — With a swipe of the presidential pen last week, the United States turned its back on many attempting to escape war and strife. While the president’s executive order halted Syrian refugees as well as visitors and refugees from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, … Continue reading

Ministros del CBF a refugiados e inmigrantes respecto de la orden de prohibición para viajar a los Estados Unidos
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Ministros del CBF a refugiados e inmigrantes respecto de la orden de prohibición para viajar a los Estados Unidos

30 de enero, 2017 Por Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. —  Con un movimiento de la pluma presidencial la semana pasada Los Estados Unidos dieron la espalda a muchos quienes intentan escapar de la guerra y los conflictos. Mientras que la orden ejecutiva del presidente impida la entrada a los Estados Unidos tanto de refugiados sirios … Continue reading