Up close with Kyle Reese: Friday he’ll become CBF’s new moderator
Assembly 2019 / Newsroom

Up close with Kyle Reese: Friday he’ll become CBF’s new moderator

By Aaron Weaver Just a year ago, Cooperative Baptists voted to elect Kyle Reese, then senior pastor of Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Fla., to serve as Moderator-Elect for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship in 2018-2019. Later this week, Reese will assume the role of Moderator, the Fellowship’s highest-ranking officer, succeeding Gary Dollar in the role. I … Continue reading

Ministerial Excellence Initiative: A Glimpse of Financial Freedom
Assembly 2019 / Featured

Ministerial Excellence Initiative: A Glimpse of Financial Freedom

By Liz Andrasi Deere Lillian Hinds has been pastor of Meadow Oaks Baptist Church in Temple, Texas, for over a decade. Early in her tenure, she struggled financially and thought she was the only pastor to do so. Lilian looked to other churches and pastors and “it just seemed like everybody was doing so well,” she said. A Downward Spiral Lillian pointed to the 1980s as the beginning of her financial downward … Continue reading

Carol McEntyre to become CBF Moderator-Elect at Birmingham General Assembly
Assembly 2019 / Newsroom

Carol McEntyre to become CBF Moderator-Elect at Birmingham General Assembly

June 10, 2019 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga.—A Missouri senior pastor and young leader deeply invested in CBF life is the nominee to become the next Moderator-Elect for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship at the 2019 General Assembly in Birmingham, Ala. The CBF Nominating Committee has selected Carol McEntyre to serve as Moderator-Elect in 2019-2020. McEntyre … Continue reading