Ministros del CBF a refugiados e inmigrantes respecto de la orden de prohibición para viajar a los Estados Unidos
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Ministros del CBF a refugiados e inmigrantes respecto de la orden de prohibición para viajar a los Estados Unidos

30 de enero, 2017 Por Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. —  Con un movimiento de la pluma presidencial la semana pasada Los Estados Unidos dieron la espalda a muchos quienes intentan escapar de la guerra y los conflictos. Mientras que la orden ejecutiva del presidente impida la entrada a los Estados Unidos tanto de refugiados sirios … Continue reading

CBF governance bodies hold winter meetings, hear updates and continue work
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CBF governance bodies hold winter meetings, hear updates and continue work

January 26, 2017 By Carrie McGuffin and Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — Governance bodies of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship are holding its winter meetings this week in Decatur, Ga. The CBF Ministries Council and Movement Leadership Team (MLT) met Jan. 23-24 and Jan. 24-26 respectively to continue their work together and hear updates from the … Continue reading

CBF and Tennessee CBF request donations to aid victims of Gatlinburg fires
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CBF and Tennessee CBF request donations to aid victims of Gatlinburg fires

November 30, 2016 By Carrie McGuffin DECATUR, Ga. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is partnering with Tennessee CBF and requesting donations to support relief efforts responding to the series of wildfires that continue to devastate Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, Tenn. Wildfires in the Smoky Mountains began Nov. 28 and have killed at least three people, … Continue reading

CBF’s Paynter prays that light of God ‘shine on us’ in post-election interfaith event
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CBF’s Paynter prays that light of God ‘shine on us’ in post-election interfaith event

November 10, 2016 By Carrie McGuffin DECATUR, Ga. — Following the contentious 2016 presidential election, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Executive Coordinator Suzii Paynter offered words of comfort and courage Wednesday evening during a prayer event featuring a diverse group of 40 prominent faith leaders. Paynter prayed that the light of God move through us, asking that … Continue reading

Aaron Weaver promoted to CBF Director of Communications
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Aaron Weaver promoted to CBF Director of Communications

October 26, 2016 By Jeff Huett DECATUR, Ga. — After serving as the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s communications manager for four years, Aaron Weaver has been promoted to the role of communications director for the 25-year-old denominetwork. Weaver began his new duties on Oct. 1. In this role, Weaver serves as editor of fellowship! magazine, CBF’s … Continue reading

Fellowship story grounded in Gospel story, Paynter says at installation service of CBF Heartland coordinator
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Fellowship story grounded in Gospel story, Paynter says at installation service of CBF Heartland coordinator

October 25, 2016 By Aaron Weaver JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — At 25 years old, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has become a “community formed by the stories and lives of authentic faithfulness, lively Christian discipleship and the renewal of the church,” CBF Executive Coordinator Suzii Paynter said Oct. 21 at the installation service of new CBF … Continue reading

Virginia church formalizes Encourager Churches relationship with CBF field personnel, encourages others to do same
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Virginia church formalizes Encourager Churches relationship with CBF field personnel, encourages others to do same

October 7, 2016 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — Cooperative Baptist Fellowship field personnel serving in Southeast Asia and Fredericksburg, Va., formalized an “Encourager Church” relationship Sept. 25 with Orange Baptist Church, a CBF partner congregation in Orange, Va. Led by senior pastor Richard Clore, Orange Baptist Church entered into a covenant partnership with Cindy … Continue reading