Advocacy is life
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Advocacy is life

CBF’s Advocacy in Action Conference took place March 11-14, 2019, at the United Nations in New York City, N.Y. Advocacy in Action is a four-day opportunity to put faith to action while impacting the most pressing issues of the day. The conference explores advocacy as a faithful expression of Christian mission, develops a biblical basis … Continue reading

Baptists, Amish and the Holy Spirit in Appalachia
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Baptists, Amish and the Holy Spirit in Appalachia

By Joshua Hearne  On the western and tree-covered slopes of the Appalachian Mountains, rain has a way of bearing down on you with a soft inevitability. If the turning of the poplar leaves toward the skies does not tell you, then the first cool gust of the stormfront clearly promises thunder. The wind whistles faintly as it tugs at the leaves and pine … Continue reading