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In the midst of transition

The following post is from Allison Tennyson, CBF’s director of human resources. You may have noticed…CBF is in transition.  And, transitions are happening at the CBF Resource Center in Atlanta, where I serve as director of human resources. During the past few months we have said farewell to several of our colleagues, people who are … Continue reading

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CBF partner leads U.S. universities in producing Hispanic ministerial students

Check out the following news from CBF partner school Baptist University of the Américas: Baptist University of the Américas has been formally recognized as a national leader in preparing Hispanic students for vocational ministry. Diverse: Issues in Higher Education reported in its July issue that BUA, despite an enrollment of just 261, ranked second nationally … Continue reading

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CBF partner BUA seeking CFO

CBF partner school, Baptist University of the Américas in San Antonio, is seeking a “Business-minded, mission-hearted, cross-cultural servant” to serve as Chief Financial Officer. The CFO is part of the Executive Council and contributes to the overall direction and leadership of the University through interaction with the President and other council members. “This is more … Continue reading

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Implementing the 2012 Task Force Report: What’s next?

The following post is from CBF moderator Keith Herron. On the eve of entering CBF’s third decade, then-moderator Hal Bass appointed a 14-member task force to move the conversation forward on restructuring the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship movement (which also necessarily affects CBF partnering ministries). No one could have predicted that this 2012 Task Force would … Continue reading

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

Green facilitates discussion of ministry among internationals

The following post is from CBF contributing writer Ryan Higgins. “Welcoming the Stranger” was the theme for the CBF International Cluster Network workshop Friday afternoon at the General Assembly. The network brings together CBF field personnel, churches, ministry partners and individuals who collaborate to serve with and among the world’s most neglected people. A panel … Continue reading

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

Fort Worth church showcases paintings by Chinese artist

The following post is by CBF contributing writer Ryan Higgins. The halls of Broadway Baptist Church were turned into an art gallery Wednesday night as the CBF partner church hosted the works of Chinese Christian artist He Qi. Before Wednesday’s “Evening of Music and Celebration” honoring Daniel and Earlene Vestal, He Qi presented his painting … Continue reading