CBF Oklahoma: Strengthening identity of missions, tradition and cooperation
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CBF Oklahoma: Strengthening identity of missions, tradition and cooperation

By Fellowship Southwest When members of the Cooperating Baptist Fellowship of Oklahoma helped restore the tabernacle at the Oklahoma Indian American Baptist Association’s campground in Anadarko a few years ago, they created a living metaphor for CBF life in the Sooner State. They embodied the power of cooperation. The New Baptist Covenant-sponsored project relied upon … Continue reading

CBF awards grants to bolster church-community connections
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CBF awards grants to bolster church-community connections

 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga.— The Ministries Council of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has awarded five grants totaling $25,000 to CBF churches to help support projects to build bridges between congregations and communities. The Ministries Council serves as an advisory body to the CBF Governing Board, collaborating with individuals throughout the Fellowship to identify, develop … Continue reading

CBF ministers to refugees and immigrants despite order barring travel to the U.S.
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CBF ministers to refugees and immigrants despite order barring travel to the U.S.

January 30, 2017 By Aaron Weaver DECATUR, Ga. — With a swipe of the presidential pen last week, the United States turned its back on many attempting to escape war and strife. While the president’s executive order halted Syrian refugees as well as visitors and refugees from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, … Continue reading