Cambodian Baptist Church’s food fair morphs into Harvey recovery
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Cambodian Baptist Church’s food fair morphs into Harvey recovery

By Marv Knox, Fellowship Southwest Coordinator HOUSTON — A food fair sponsored by Cambodian Baptist Church of Houston turned into a disaster recovery event when more than 1,300 people showed up for relief from the ravages of Hurricane Harvey. Cambodian Baptist Church, a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship congregation, received 20 pallets of food to distribute and … Continue reading

CBF’s Suzii Paynter honored with Christian ethics award
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CBF’s Suzii Paynter honored with Christian ethics award

October 10, 2017 By Aaron Weaver  DECATUR, Ga. — CBF Executive Coordinator Suzii Paynter was honored Oct. 6 with the 2017 T. B. Maston Award for Christian Ethics for her “life of servanthood and leadership in applied Christianity” at the annual banquet of the T. B. Maston Foundation held at Dallas Baptist University. The award … Continue reading

CBF’s Reeves comments on new federal rule to reign in predatory lending
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CBF’s Reeves comments on new federal rule to reign in predatory lending

October 5, 2017 DECATUR, Ga. — Stephen K. Reeves, who leads the advocacy efforts for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, commented on the long-awaited rule from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to rein in the payday and auto-title loan industry. The CFPB’s rule announced today aims at stopping payday debt traps by requiring lenders to … Continue reading

CBF invites applicants for fourth cohort of Fellows program for new clergy
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CBF invites applicants for fourth cohort of Fellows program for new clergy

October 3, 2017 By Aaron Weaver ATLANTA — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship invites applicants to join the fourth two-year cohort of CBF Fellows. CBF Fellows are clergy who are committed to  life-long congregational ministry as their vocational calling. They are clergy who have graduated (or will graduate) from an accredited seminary or divinity school within … Continue reading