2012 General Assembly / General CBF

National Coordinating Council Committee Reports

National Coordinating Council Reports, June 20, Fort Worth, Texas Personnel Committee General Assembly Report — Jason Coker, chair This year has been an historic year for personnel changes within the Fellowship. The Personnel Committee has functioned in an advisory role for the officers in the selection process of the Interim Executive Coordinator and the Interim Coordinator for … 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

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

Newcomer gives voice to complex emotions of transition

The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has discovered another voice for its journey. Yes, we have Kyle Matthews and Kate Campbell and others, but after Wednesday night’s concert honoring Daniel and Earlene Vestal, you can add Quaker folk singer Carrie Newcomer to that list. In a moving, seven-song concert featuring Broadway Baptist Church’s Chancel Choir, Newcomer connected … Continue reading

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

CBF Silent Auction celebrates a decade of exquisite creations and creators.

This year, the CBF Silent Auction will return to the city where it first debuted its hand-crafted treasures from across the globe. From June 20-23 at the CBF General Assembly in Fort Worth, Texas, attendees will have the opportunity to bid on paintings, ceramics, textiles, photographs and more from local artists and field personnel around … Continue reading

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

General Assembly main sessions to be streamed live online

Nine days from now if you’re not in Fort Worth for CBF’s General Assembly, you can still experience part of this exciting annual gathering. The five main sessions from the event will be broadcast live online. At http://www.thefellowship.info/fortworth you can watch the sessions live and access other news coverage from the event, including photos, blogs, stories and … Continue reading