General CBF / Haiti Ministries / Missions

Celebration in Grand Goave, Haiti

A few weeks ago, co-appointed field personnel, Steve and Nancy James, were able to participate in a celebration and dedication service for the Siloe school in Grand Goave and several newly finished rubble homes. The James traveled some seven hours to participate in this time of praise and thanksgiving. Below is an excerpt from their impressions … Continue reading

General CBF

An update from the Japan Baptist Convention

Early this morning the Executive Secretary for the Japan Baptist Convention was able to pull together a short update regarding the state of the convention and status of response efforts in the affected regions. The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship will continue to monitor the situation. We will share potential engagement opportunities as they become available. It is … Continue reading

Chile Earthquake Response / General CBF / Haiti Ministries / Missions

Dueling Disasters-Haiti vs. Chile

The title of this blog post may seem flippant. That is not my intent. In our fast paced, media driven society we are oftentimes ruled by our computers and TVs, whatever catches and holds our attention, captures our hearts and wallets. Unfortunately, as soon as another breaking story occurs our attention spans break with it. The recent plague … Continue reading

General CBF

A Sea of Blue

For several weeks now Scott Hunter, former CBF Field Personnel, has served as the Haiti Disaster Response Field Coordinator. Scott has traveled throughout the ravaged island nation. Along the way he has encountered obstacles, heart ache, and at times, hope. In the midst of everything, he has often paused to reflect on the experience.  Below … Continue reading