Visio Divina and The Saint John’s Bible: A General Assembly Reflection
Assembly 2017

Visio Divina and The Saint John’s Bible: A General Assembly Reflection

By Mary Jo Dailey My son said, “So, somebody copied the Bible and drew pictures.  Big deal.” Big deal indeed. The Bible In 1988, Saint John’s Abbey and University commissioned Donald Jackson, calligrapher to Queen Elizabeth II, to produce a hand-written, hand-illuminated Bible. This work of art unites an ancient Benedictine tradition with the technology … Continue reading

Incoming Moderator challenges Cooperative Baptists to “love much and love well”
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Incoming Moderator challenges Cooperative Baptists to “love much and love well”

June 30, 2017 By Aaron Weaver and Carrie McGuffin ATLANTA — Cooperative Baptists heard from the Fellowship’s two top-elected leaders during the Friday business session of the 2017 General Assembly. CBF Moderator Doug Dortch shared in his outgoing remarks about the importance and reasons to be a part of the Fellowship. “If you believe that … Continue reading

General Assembly recognizes longtime staff leader, adopts budget and elects governance members
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General Assembly recognizes longtime staff leader, adopts budget and elects governance members

June 30, 2017 By Aaron Weaver and Carrie McGuffin ATLANTA — A longtime staff leader of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship was recognized and celebrated to kick off the final day of the 2017 General Assembly. Bo Prosser, CBF Coordinator of Organizational Relationships, was honored during the Friday morning business session for his 15 years of … Continue reading

“You’ve made the road by walking,” McLaren tells Cooperative Baptists
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“You’ve made the road by walking,” McLaren tells Cooperative Baptists

June 29, 2017 By Aaron Weaver and Carrie McGuffin ATLANTA — Stepping out in faith not knowing the destination is part of the story of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, popular author and theologian Brian McLaren told nearly 1,500 attendees Thursday evening at the 2017 General Assembly. “Celebrate how far you’ve come — you have made … Continue reading