Sheologian, Sarah McCoy Issacs
Podcast

Sheologian, Sarah McCoy Issacs

We sat down with Sarah McCoy Issacs, a therapist, advocate, and public theologian, to discuss her work around counseling people with eating disorders and people who identify as LGBTQ+. As many churches reconsider their approach to conversations about gender identity, Sarah offers some healthy practices to consider. Subscribe or Livestream CBF’s podcast shares stories from … Continue reading

Spiritual Care Week 2021: Leaning on Active Listening
Chaplaincy and Pastoral Counseling

Spiritual Care Week 2021: Leaning on Active Listening

By Chris Towles Out of the blue a young Muslim wanted to know if we could meet. I had been the faculty advisor for the Interfaith Council, an associate chaplain at Wake Forest University, and I had started working with Baptist students. I had worked with students of different faiths (or no faith) having deep conversations … Continue reading

Relationships are everything for CBF church starter in Florida
Church Starting and Faith Sharing Ministries / Feature / Featured

Relationships are everything for CBF church starter in Florida

By Marianna Alzoukani  In a time when much of the younger population is pushing away from the church, HeartWay Church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is proving there is still a way for the church to connect with the younger generations and those who often shy away. Pastor Danny Prada describes his recent church start as a diverse and welcoming place of worship for “people from all walks of life, ethnicities and … Continue reading

CBF celebrates Juneteenth by launching fund to support racial equity work
Newsroom / racial justice / Racial Reconciliation

CBF celebrates Juneteenth by launching fund to support racial equity work

June 19, 2020 By Jeff Huett DECATUR, Ga.—On the annual day of celebration of emancipation from slavery in United States, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship in partnership with the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Foundation, is launching a fund and a campaign to support the current and long-term racial justice and inclusion work of the Fellowship. The fund … Continue reading