New video shares about work of CBF Latino Network — La Familia
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New video shares about work of CBF Latino Network — La Familia

June 23, 2017 By Aaron Weaver and Carrie McGuffin DECATUR, Ga. — The CBF Latino Network is La Familia — a network founded on the principles of fellowship, advocacy, ministry and missions, identity, leadership, intergenerational diversity, and alliances. This is the message of a new video released today to introduce Cooperative Baptists and others to … Continue reading

Nuevo video comparte el trabajo de la Red Latina de CBF — Familia
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Nuevo video comparte el trabajo de la Red Latina de CBF — Familia

Junio 23, 2017 Por Aaron Weaver y Carrie McGuffin DECATUR, Ga. — La Red Latina de CBF se llama Familia — una red fundada en los principios de compañerismo, defensoría, ministerio y misiones, identidad, liderazgo, diversidad intergeneracional y alianzas. Este es el mensaje del nuevo video lanzado hoy para presentar dicha Red a los Bautistas … Continue reading

Former CBF Moderator Sarah Frances Anders dies at age 90
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Former CBF Moderator Sarah Frances Anders dies at age 90

June 21, 2017 By Carrie McGuffin and Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — Former Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Moderator and noted Baptist scholar Dr. Sarah Frances Anders died June 8 in Alexandria, La., after battling advanced stages of Alzheimer’s. Anders was 90. A native of Monroe, La., Anders graduated from Louisiana Tech University and Southern Baptist Theological … Continue reading

CBF Advocacy Update
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CBF Advocacy Update

The following updates come from Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Advocacy Refugee Advocacy For more information on immigrant and refugee advocacy click here. The State Department lifted the restriction on the number of refugees allowed to enter the United States. The North Carolina Field Office of the US Committee For Refugees and Immigrants, shared, “We have noticed … Continue reading

“This is Our Little Secret”: A Case of Clergy Sexual Abuse
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“This is Our Little Secret”: A Case of Clergy Sexual Abuse

By Anonymous To draw attention to the ever-present and devastating reality of clergy sexual abuse and to provide resources for churches, lay members, and ministers, the Clergy Sexual Misconduct Task Force formed jointly by Baptist Women in Ministry and the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship will sponsor an ongoing blog series featuring informational articles, helpful sermons, and … Continue reading

Eight reasons I’m attending the Peer Learning Group breakfast at General Assembly
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Eight reasons I’m attending the Peer Learning Group breakfast at General Assembly

Each year CBF’s peer learning group staff hosts a breakfast for PLG conveners and for anyone else who supports the work of these clergy cohorts. This time of food, fellowship, learning, and encouragement is always a highlight of General Assembly for me. This year well-known author, presenter, and public theologian Brian McLaren will be keynote … Continue reading