Rev. Tammy Snyder selected to lead CBF Florida/Caribbean Islands
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Rev. Tammy Snyder selected to lead CBF Florida/Caribbean Islands

April 25, 2022 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Florida and the Caribbean Islands (CBF FL/CI) has selected Rev. Tammy Snyder as its next Coordinator.   A servant leader with 21 years of ministry experience in both church and parachurch organizations, Snyder succeeds Ray Johnson, who announced his retirement in … Continue reading

Karen Williams Named Executive Director for Together for Hope Arkansas
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Karen Williams Named Executive Director for Together for Hope Arkansas

Karen Williams, a native of Helena-West Helena, Ark., has been named the new Executive Director for Together for Hope Arkansas. Williams is a 1975 graduate of Central High School. She graduated with an Associate’s degree from Northern Oklahoma College and Bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma State University. She has earned a Master’s degree in Human Services in Counseling … Continue reading

Global Missions Transition Team named to identify leadership gifts, select new coordinator
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Global Missions Transition Team named to identify leadership gifts, select new coordinator

February 24, 2022 By Jeff Huett DECATUR ─ The eight-member team that will help identify the needed leadership gifts and structures for the future of CBF Global Missions and serve as a search committee for its new coordinator has been named by officers of the CBF Governing Board.   At its January 27-28 meeting, the … Continue reading

Search team named to select CBF’s Coordinator of Congregational Ministries
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Search team named to select CBF’s Coordinator of Congregational Ministries

February 22, 2022 By Jeff Huett DECATUR ─ An eight-member search team has been named to select the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship’s new Coordinator of Congregational Ministries.   At its meeting January 27-28, the CBF Governing Board unanimously approved the creation of the position and authorized CBF officers to appoint a search committee. The Coordinator of Congregational … Continue reading

Leadership in Turbulent Times
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Leadership in Turbulent Times

By Layne Smith Of Abraham Lincoln – He welcomed arguments within the cabinet, but would be “greatly pained,” he warned them, if he found his colleagues attacking each other in public. What can be learned from Lincoln’s success in keeping this disparate team together? (p.222) Of Theodore Roosevelt – Throughout his political career, Roosevelt’s conception … Continue reading

Spiritual Care Week 2021: It Is Enough
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Spiritual Care Week 2021: It Is Enough

By Allison Anderson This Fall we oriented our 3rd Chaplain Resident group to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s still mind-boggling to say that. What shifted our world and our work in the Spring of 2020, changing everything for that Residency year, continues to define and redefine the work of healthcare chaplaincy every day. With … Continue reading