Junta de Gobierno de CBF selecciona a pastora puertorriqueña Rda. Laura Ayala para liderar en Misiones Globales
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Junta de Gobierno de CBF selecciona a pastora puertorriqueña Rda. Laura Ayala para liderar en Misiones Globales

Una pastora, líder denominacional y anterior ejecutiva de organizaciones sin fines de lucro que ha invertido gran parte de su vida buscando la transformación de Dios tanto dentro como fuera de la iglesia ha sido nombrada nueva Coordinadora de Misiones Globales de CBF.

Laura Ayala, quien ha servido casi nueve años como pastora de la histórica Primera Iglesia Bautista de Río Piedras en San Juan, Puerto Rico, fue seleccionada para esta posición este martes por votación de la Junta de Gobierno de CBF. Continue reading

CBF advocates praise bipartisan “Bridging the Gap” immigration law
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CBF advocates praise bipartisan “Bridging the Gap” immigration law

October 31, 2022 By Lauren Lamb DECATUR, Ga. — Advocacy leaders of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship recently offered their praise for the adoption of the Bridging the Gap for New Americans Act. “I am very pleased that the President signed this bipartisan legislation,” said Stephen Reeves, CBF’s director of advocacy. The bipartisan legislation calls on … Continue reading

<strong>CBF names Rev. Miriam Phillips-Stephens to newly-formed Pan African Koinonia leadership position</strong>
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CBF names Rev. Miriam Phillips-Stephens to newly-formed Pan African Koinonia leadership position

The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has named the Rev. Miriam Phillips-Stephens as Pan African Koinonia Field Ministry Coordinator, a newly-formed full-time position created to assist the Pan African Koinonia in fulfilling its purpose to cultivate an increased presence of Black individuals and churches throughout CBF life. Continue reading

Cooperative Baptist leaders gather for Fall governance meetings
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Cooperative Baptist leaders gather for Fall governance meetings

By Aaron Weaver Cooperative Baptist leaders gathered Sept. 29 at First Baptist Church, Decatur, Ga., for the Fall meetings of CBF’s governance bodies. During a joint time of worship centered on Ephesians 4, CBF Executive Coordinator Paul Baxley called on each member to reflect on the group, to lift voices in praise and prayer together, … Continue reading

CBF Disaster Response encourages giving to Hurricane Fiona relief
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CBF Disaster Response encourages giving to Hurricane Fiona relief

By Daynette Snead Perez, CBF Domestic Disaster Response Manager Hurricane Fiona is ongoing and continues to devastate Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic with torrential rains, flooding, power outages, and high-velocity winds. CBF Executive Coordinator Paul Baxley urged Cooperative Baptists to “join in prayer for all those in the wake of Hurricane Fiona, particularly our … Continue reading