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CBF shares update on Bahamas pastors, readies recovery shipment
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CBF shares update on Bahamas pastors, readies recovery shipment

By Aaron Weaver NOTE: This post has been updated on September 6 with new information on CBF Bahamas pastors and an update on efforts of CBF Disaster Response as well as how to continue praying for our sisters and brothers in the Bahamas.  DECATUR, Ga.—The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is requesting prayer for victims of Hurricane … Continue reading

CBF issues update, prepares for response to Hurricane Dorian in Bahamas
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CBF issues update, prepares for response to Hurricane Dorian in Bahamas

By CBF Communications DECATUR, Ga.—The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship continues to monitor Hurricane Dorian and prepare for a response. The current focus of CBF Disaster Response is the Bahamas, particularly CBF partner congregations in the Abaco Islands, said CBF Disaster Response Director Rick Burnette. Burnette encouraged Cooperative Baptists to pray for sisters and brothers in the … Continue reading

The Academy for Spiritual Formation Will Host Bilingual (Spanish + English) Two-Year Academy in 2020
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The Academy for Spiritual Formation Will Host Bilingual (Spanish + English) Two-Year Academy in 2020

Nashville, TN—The Academy for Spiritual Formation announces it will host a Bilingual (Spanish + English) Two-Year Academy in 2020. This is the first Bilingual Academy since 2011 and is part of The Academy’s vision to form ecumenical Christian communities that embrace the multicultural, multiethnic, interfaith landscape of the 21st century. Church leaders, both clergy and lay, … Continue reading

La Academia de Formación Espiritual ofrecerá una Academia Bilingüe (español + inglés) de dos años a partir del 2020
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La Academia de Formación Espiritual ofrecerá una Academia Bilingüe (español + inglés) de dos años a partir del 2020

Nashville, TN—La Academia de Formación Espiritual anuncia que organizará una Academia bilingüe (español + inglés) de dos años en el 2020. Esta es la primera Academia bilingüe desde 2011 y es parte de la visión de la Academia de formar comunidades de diferentes confesiones cristianas que incluyan el paisaje multicultural, multiétnico e interreligioso del siglo … Continue reading

Moving toward repair and reconciliation after 400th anniversary of black enslavement
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Moving toward repair and reconciliation after 400th anniversary of black enslavement

By Paul Baxley For three years, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has participated in a powerful journey alongside two historically black denominations and a historically black college in the lead-up to the 400th anniversary of black enslavement in the United States. The culmination of that three-year journey came Tuesday when Kasey Jones, CBF associate coordinator of … Continue reading

CBF Disaster Response monitors Tropical Storm Dorian
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CBF Disaster Response monitors Tropical Storm Dorian

August 28, 2019 DECATUR, Ga.—CBF Disaster Response is monitoring the forecast path of Tropical Storm Dorian. Also affecting the northwestern Bahamas, Dorian is currently expected to develop into a Category 4 hurricane prior to making landfall on Florida’s east coast on Tuesday. Potential impact may extend from central/north Florida up through the coastal Carolinas. We … Continue reading

CBF Foundation releases profile in its search for next president
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CBF Foundation releases profile in its search for next president

August 28, 2019 DECATUR, Ga. – The CBF Foundation (CBFF) Board of Directors of has released the profile for the organization’s next president/chief legacy gifts officer and is actively seeking names and resumes of potential candidates. While a separate 501(c)(3) organization from the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, the CBF Foundation manages endowments for CBF Global and … Continue reading