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

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

Fort Worth church showcases paintings by Chinese artist

The following post is by CBF contributing writer Ryan Higgins. The halls of Broadway Baptist Church were turned into an art gallery Wednesday night as the CBF partner church hosted the works of Chinese Christian artist He Qi. Before Wednesday’s “Evening of Music and Celebration” honoring Daniel and Earlene Vestal, He Qi presented his painting … Continue reading

2012 General Assembly / General CBF

General Assembly main sessions to be streamed live online

Nine days from now if you’re not in Fort Worth for CBF’s General Assembly, you can still experience part of this exciting annual gathering. The five main sessions from the event will be broadcast live online. At http://www.thefellowship.info/fortworth you can watch the sessions live and access other news coverage from the event, including photos, blogs, stories and … Continue reading