CBF Governing Board meets, looks to future ahead of Birmingham General Assembly
Assembly 2019 / General CBF

CBF Governing Board meets, looks to future ahead of Birmingham General Assembly

June 18, 2019 By Carrie Harris and Aaron Weaver BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Governing Board met June 18 ahead of the 2019 General Assembly in Birmingham, Ala., to reflect on the past year, hear reports and welcome new CBF Executive Coordinator Paul Baxley and incoming CBF Moderator Kyle Reese. “There’s much to celebrate in … Continue reading

Reese to become CBF moderator-elect at Dallas General Assembly
Assembly 2018 / Newsroom

Reese to become CBF moderator-elect at Dallas General Assembly

June 4, 2018 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — The longtime pastor of an active CBF congregation is set to become the next Moderator-Elect for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship at the 2018 General Assembly in Dallas. The CBF Nominating Committee has selected Kyle Reese to serve as Moderator-Elect in 2018-2019. Reese has served as senior … Continue reading

Cooperative Baptists to celebrate women in leadership at General Assembly in Dallas (June 13-15)
Assembly 2018 / Newsroom

Cooperative Baptists to celebrate women in leadership at General Assembly in Dallas (June 13-15)

MEDIA ADVISORY May 23, 2018 CONTACT: Aaron Weaver, aweaver@cbf.net, (770) 220-1610 DECATUR, Ga. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship will host our annual General Assembly June 13-15 at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Dallas, where we will celebrate women in leadership and explore our theme “Global Church. Local Church.” Hear from women in key leadership roles … Continue reading

General CBF

Implementing the 2012 Task Force Report: What’s next?

The following post is from CBF moderator Keith Herron. On the eve of entering CBF’s third decade, then-moderator Hal Bass appointed a 14-member task force to move the conversation forward on restructuring the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship movement (which also necessarily affects CBF partnering ministries). No one could have predicted that this 2012 Task Force would … Continue reading

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

CBF Moderator Colleen Burroughs’ six months report

February – June 2012 Respectfully submitted by: Colleen Walker Burroughs, Moderator CBF 2011-12 Coordinating Council Responsibilities: Joint Coordinating Council, Task Force, Former National Moderators, Movement Leadership meeting called in February to review the 2012 Task Force Report. Called Coordinating Council Meeting to review Task Force revisions in May Responsibilities Distinctive to 2011-12: 2012 Task Force … Continue reading

2012 General Assembly / Missions

Missions picnic celebrates 20 years of Project Ruth among Gypsies

No picnic baskets or ants could be found at this year’s General Assembly Missions Picnic, but the crowd did find stories of changed lives among one of the world’s most neglected people groups. CBF field personnel Ralph and Tammy Stocks led the celebration of Project Ruth, a multi-faceted 20-year ministry among the Roma (Gypsy) people … Continue reading