Missouri Congregations Unite for Homeless Community
CBF Missouri / General CBF

Missouri Congregations Unite for Homeless Community

By Kristen Thomason  “Two in a bed warm each other.Alone, you shiver all night. By yourself you’re unprotected.With a friend you can face the worst.Can you round up a third?A three-stranded rope isn’t easily snapped.”— Ecclesiastes 4:9-12, The Message For the homeless community in Jefferson City, MO, First Baptist Church of Jefferson City is a … Continue reading

Worship by Netflix: Del Sol Church has no building, but finds a hospitable welcome among the community
Church Starting and Faith Sharing Ministries

Worship by Netflix: Del Sol Church has no building, but finds a hospitable welcome among the community

By Kate Anderson Albuquerque, New Mexico is home to the studios of entertainment giant, Netflix. Just across the street is a small community of Baptist believers who meet on the campus of the University of New Mexico. They pride themselves on the freedom of the soul, the autonomy of the local church, grace and a … Continue reading

Crossing Cultures for Christ: How an Anglo-Latino partnership in Newnan, GA, proves we’re better when we’re together
Missions

Crossing Cultures for Christ: How an Anglo-Latino partnership in Newnan, GA, proves we’re better when we’re together

By Jennifer Colosimo In 1999, Ruth Cuellar received a call from Central Baptist Church in Newnan, Georgia, asking her to come to Newnan to start a Hispano-Latino ministry in the city. She was living in Gwinnett County at the time, about two hours away, so she committed to visiting on the weekends. With Rainbow of … Continue reading

Traveling a New Road: How one CBF scholar’s calling has led to global ministry
CBF Field Personnel / Field Personnel / General CBF

Traveling a New Road: How one CBF scholar’s calling has led to global ministry

By Kristy Bay When Emily Niehoff, a New Jersey native, started her undergraduate education at Virginia Tech, vocational ministry was not on her radar. She majored in Creative Technologies with a double minor in art history and communications, hoping to pursue a graphic design career in New York City. But God had other plans. Through … Continue reading