An update from the Peer Learning Groups regional directors’ meeting
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An update from the Peer Learning Groups regional directors’ meeting

By Laura Stephens-Reed Each winter, the four regional directors for CBF Peer Learning Groups gather in Atlanta with Ruth Perkins Lee, CBF’s director of church engagement. We discuss the celebrations and challenges we’re seeing across the 100+ PLGs that CBF resources and plan for additional ways we can support clergy groups. Based on the 2019 … Continue reading

‘We’re all missionaries.’ CBF’s Foushees seek to embody mission of mutual support in Tokyo
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‘We’re all missionaries.’ CBF’s Foushees seek to embody mission of mutual support in Tokyo

  By Blake Tommey When Tokyo pastor Kei Jokura announced his plans for the final Sunday of Advent, he prepared his congregation for a singular experience. Carson and Laura Foushee, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship field personnel serving in Tokyo, would be sharing the pulpit and reflecting on the persons of Mary and Joseph on the upcoming birth of their first child. … Continue reading

CBF Advocacy leads delegation to meet with new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau director
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CBF Advocacy leads delegation to meet with new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau director

By CBF Advocacy Stephen Reeves, CBF Associate Coordinator of Partnerships and Advocacy, led a delegation Jan. 22 of national religious leaders to meet with the newly confirmed Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Kathy Kraninger and several senior officials. The delegation consisted of members of two coalitions, Faith for Just Lending and the Faith … Continue reading