Over the next weeks and months, the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship will be sharing reflections from our CBF field personnel serving around the world. These are stories of impact and outreach, Gospel-sharing and relationship building, long-term presence and abundant love. The following is a reflection from CBF field personnel Rick Sample, who serves with internationals in … Continue reading
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CBF field personnel donate turkeys for Thanksgiving
In partnership with a local church and a local non-profit organization which provided the food, CBF field personnel, Lita and Rick Sample distributed turkeys for Thanksgiving dinner to 35 Karen and Afghan refugee families. Continue reading
Half Christian/Half Muslim?
The following post comes from one of CBF’s field personnel, Rick Sample. You can read about Rick and Lita Sample’s ministry in the most recent edition of the fellowship! magazine. Can someone be half Christian and half Muslim? Recently, I had an interesting conversation with one of my friends who is an immigrant from a … Continue reading
Care and Concern to the Sikh Community
Following the deadly shooting at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin, Rick Sample, one of CBF’s field personnel, reached out to the Sikh community in their Fremont, Calif. community: When the shooting happened in Wisconsin, [my wife] Lita and I decided to go our local Sikh temple to demonstrate support to the Sikh community and in … Continue reading