Resettled Burmese, Sudanese, Iraqis and other nationalities received gifts of furniture from a Baptist ministry to furnish apartments damanged in flash flooding caused by the May tornadoes.
Healing Springs Acres partners with CBF North Carolina to promote a faith-based, community farming concept across North Carolina.
Groundwork laid by CBF pastor and Shaw, Miss., native Jason Coker enabled youth from Houston's South Main Baptist Church to host a VBS program that many credit for helping bridge a racial gap in the impoverished and segregated town.
While strong among Baptist churches, a new poll shows vacation Bible school is declining overall as congregations become strapped for members and money.
Intentional, neo-monastic communities like Grace and Main in Danville, Va., may serve as future models for CBF church plants -- but only for those who feel called to such radical ministry.
It's a process similar to spiritual formation for churches -- not a program or strategic plan to gather dust on a shelf, CBF leaders say.
High attendance, new governing structures and changes to constitution and bylaws are expected to mark General Assembly 2013.
The Yellowstone Theological Institute will be an ecumenical venture with a "Baptist ethos" at its core, organizers say.
The greatest impediment to congregational spiritual vitality is the belief we know how to do church.