Missouri Congregations Unite for Homeless Community
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Missouri Congregations Unite for Homeless Community

By Kristen Thomason  “Two in a bed warm each other.Alone, you shiver all night. By yourself you’re unprotected.With a friend you can face the worst.Can you round up a third?A three-stranded rope isn’t easily snapped.”— Ecclesiastes 4:9-12, The Message For the homeless community in Jefferson City, MO, First Baptist Church of Jefferson City is a … Continue reading

Traveling a New Road: How one CBF scholar’s calling has led to global ministry
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Traveling a New Road: How one CBF scholar’s calling has led to global ministry

By Kristy Bay When Emily Niehoff, a New Jersey native, started her undergraduate education at Virginia Tech, vocational ministry was not on her radar. She majored in Creative Technologies with a double minor in art history and communications, hoping to pursue a graphic design career in New York City. But God had other plans. Through … Continue reading

‘Holy Ambition’ taking root across CBF, Baxley tells leaders at winter governance meeting
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‘Holy Ambition’ taking root across CBF, Baxley tells leaders at winter governance meeting

“What if the ambitious way of thinking and feeling and acting that we see emanating from the heart of God took root in us?”

CBF Executive Coordinator Paul Baxley posed this question to Cooperative Baptist leaders during the opening plenary session of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s winter governance meetings in Decatur, Ga., where members of the CBF Governing Board, Nominating Committee, Missions Council, Ministries Council and Foundation Board gathered January 26-27. Continue reading

Se arraiga en CBF una ‘Santa Ambición’, dice Paul Baxley a líderes de las juntas de gobierno.
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Se arraiga en CBF una ‘Santa Ambición’, dice Paul Baxley a líderes de las juntas de gobierno.

enero 27, 2023 Por Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. – “¿Qué pasaría si la ambiciosa forma de pensar, sentir y actuar que vemos emanar del corazón de Dios se arraigara en nosotros?” El Coordinador Ejecutivo de la CBF, Paul Baxley, planteó esta pregunta a los líderes de las diferentes juntas de gobierno Bautistas Cooperativas durante la … Continue reading

Faith-Filled Future: N.C. church celebrates 150th anniversary
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Faith-Filled Future: N.C. church celebrates 150th anniversary

By Laura Ellis The life of any church is affirmed on the faith-filled hope that came from those who paved the way, and that others will follow to carry the torch. The congregation at First Baptist Church on Fifth in Winston-Salem, NC, recently celebrated its 150th anniversary, believing that they are participating in part of … Continue reading

Coordinador Ejecutivo de CBF. Paul Baxley, visita socios ministeriales en la frontera entre Estados Unidos y México
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Coordinador Ejecutivo de CBF. Paul Baxley, visita socios ministeriales en la frontera entre Estados Unidos y México

diciembre 20, 2022 Por CBF Communications Harlingen, Texas —El Coordinador Ejecutivo del Compañerismo Bautista Cooperativo (CBF), Paul Baxley, calificó como un “santo privilegio” el servir junto a fieles compañeros ministeriales en la frontera entre Estados Unidos y México durante las visitas a los albergues para migrantes a lo largo de la frontera el 12 de … Continue reading