CBF names Jay Kieve to new abuse prevention and response advocate position
Clergy Sexual Abuse / Newsroom

CBF names Jay Kieve to new abuse prevention and response advocate position

April 7, 2021 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — To continue its commitment to preventing abuse in congregations and advocating for abuse survivors, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has named CBF South Carolina Coordinator Jay Kieve to serve in the newly-created position of CBF Abuse Prevention and Response Advocate. In this part-time role, Kieve will be … Continue reading

CBF Church Benefits welcomes Beth Roberts as Executive Vice President/COO and announces The Financial Wellness Initiative
Church Benefits Board / Newsroom

CBF Church Benefits welcomes Beth Roberts as Executive Vice President/COO and announces The Financial Wellness Initiative

At the March 2021 meeting of the CBF Church Benefits Board (CBB), the board voted to welcome Mrs. Beth Roberts as the new Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer and to affirm the launch of The Financial Wellness Initiative. The board’s actions come as CBB’s assets under management now exceed $102 million. CBB remains … Continue reading

CBF encourages gifts to support relief efforts in aftermath of tornadoes
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CBF encourages gifts to support relief efforts in aftermath of tornadoes

March 26, 2021 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is encouraging donations to support future relief efforts following the recent tornadoes that impacted communities across multiple states. CBF Global Missions Coordinator Steven Porter emphasized that Cooperative Baptists have a critical role in this moment. “As communities navigate the aftermath of a … Continue reading

Aho named to Thriving Congregations role, Perez begins work in strategic Global Missions position
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Aho named to Thriving Congregations role, Perez begins work in strategic Global Missions position

March 23, 2021 By Jeff Huett DECATUR, GA — Building on the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s greatest strengths in ministry and missions to help meet the most urgent needs of partner congregations and their communities, CBF announced today the addition of two staff members to new strategic positions. A minister with a passion for the local … Continue reading

Christopher Aho nombrado para el rol de Congregaciones que Prosperan en la Comunidad, Pérez comienza a trabajar en posición estratégica de Misiones Globales
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Christopher Aho nombrado para el rol de Congregaciones que Prosperan en la Comunidad, Pérez comienza a trabajar en posición estratégica de Misiones Globales

23 de marzo de 2021 Por Jeff Huett Acorde con lo mejor de sus fortalezas en el ministerio y las misiones y en búsqueda de ayudar a satisfacer las más urgentes necesidades de las comunidades y congregaciones asociadas el Compañerismo Bautista Cooperativo anunció hoy la incorporación de dos nuevos miembros a su personal que ocuparán … Continue reading

CBF Advocacy: A Conversation with Stephen Reeves & John Mark Boes
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CBF Advocacy: A Conversation with Stephen Reeves & John Mark Boes

March 1, 2021 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — Fellowship Southwest announced Feb. 22 the election of Stephen Reeves, who serves as CBF associate coordinator of advocacy and partnerships, to succeed Marv Knox as executive director of the ecumenical network formed in 2017. Read more about Reeves’ election here. In addition to his leadership of … Continue reading

CBF announces shifts in 2021 General Assembly planning
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CBF announces shifts in 2021 General Assembly planning

February 25, 2021 By Jeff Huett DECATUR, Ga. — Changes in the status of the venue in Washington, D.C., for the 2021 Cooperative Baptist Fellowship General Assembly have provided an opportunity for CBF to reach across the Fellowship to plan the most compelling Assembly possible for this moment, even as uncertainty around the global pandemic … Continue reading