CBF pastor creates Navajo Bible translation project to renew language and culture
Fellowship Southwest / Fellowship! Magazine / General CBF

CBF pastor creates Navajo Bible translation project to renew language and culture

By Fellowship Southwest Greg Long wants to save Navajo language and culture—one Hebrew word at a time. As a child, Long heard all about Navajo folklore from his paternal grandmother. That’s how he learned to say he’s “of the Deer Water People, born for the Yucca Fruit People,” the traditional Navajo introduction by way of … Continue reading

Flat Wrong
Fellowship! Magazine / Suzii Paynter

Flat Wrong

By Suzii Paynter Recently, a church consultant in the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship constellation critiqued our Fellowship, writing that a “large-scale missions model based on career missionaries has proven to be too expensive and too difficult to maintain.” Since this consultant explicitly named CBF Global Missions, I have to reply, “Friend, you are flat wrong!” First, … Continue reading

Pastors lead partnership to support public education, help kids
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Pastors lead partnership to support public education, help kids

By Fellowship Southwest Conversations about education begin and end with justice—the right of every child to learn in order to live a productive life, insisted Charles Foster Johnson, executive director of Pastors for Texas Children, a partner of Fellowship Southwest.  “Education belongs to every child,” Johnson said. “We have a public trust to educate all … Continue reading

Generous Fellowship: A life of giving to global missions
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Generous Fellowship: A life of giving to global missions

By Martha Perusek “What do you want for Christmas?” Henry Foster’s mother asked him. Foster, a sophomore in high school, said he couldn’t think of anything he wanted.  “Just give it to Lottie Moon [mission offering],” he replied.  The pastor at First Baptist Church in Abilene, Texas, where Foster and his mother attended, shared from … Continue reading

New Millennium Church serves Little Rock community in unity and purpose
Fellowship! Magazine

New Millennium Church serves Little Rock community in unity and purpose

The following article was the “Church Spotlight” feature in the latest issue of fellowship! magazine. Click here to read more from the October/November 2013 issue. You may also download a PDF version of this article here. By Emily Holladay We praise and worship God, together. We petition God, together. We proclaim God, together. We welcome all persons … Continue reading