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Staff Changes
Beginning on July 1, Tracy Davis joined the CBFNC staff as part-time Administrative Assistant. Tracy brings her enthusiasm for the ministry of CBFNC and her gift of hospitality to serve the CBFNC family. Her primary duties are receptionist responsibilities along with general support for coordinators and ministry councils.




Also on July 1,  Mary Kaylor , who has served CBFNC as Administration Manager for the past year, transitioned to the position of Programs Manager. Her primary responsibilities are to assist in planning and carrying out all logistics for the Annual Gathering and the Helping Pastors Thrive program. Kaylor will also help develop and carry out new programs and ministries to support CBFNC partner churches.
CBFNC is here for students!
CBFNC has 10 campus ministry groups on state campuses in NC and we partner with several other private college campuses who have groups as well. We would love to connect with students that you know are coming to these campuses so that we can reach out to them before they even get there.

Trust is an integral part of students connecting with people on campus. Helping them connect with people that you know and trust is very important as they navigate these new waters.

Click here to access a brief form for you to share some info with us.
Angela Project 40 days of prayer
On July 12-August 20, you and your congregations are invited to join the Angela Project in 40 days of prayer for the liberation of American descendants of slavery. A guidebook is available which includes facts, narration, and prayer declarations for each day. The 40 days are an opportunity to have a guided time of reflection on where we have been and to project a new course for race relations in America. More information is here .
We have resources for you
that may come in handy this week!
God & Country: Patriotism and the People of God
Flags and faith. Politics and the pulpit. The Bible and the Bill of Rights. Do they go together? Join the discussion on what it means to be a patriot and a person of God by clicking here .
–Scot McCosh, Senior Pastor, Mt. Pisgah, Fayetteville, and Chaplain,
U.S. Army Reserve


On Being Pastoral Prophets in the Public Square
This workshop will teach Baptists how to “fight like heaven” in politics and public life by telling the truth, telling it in love and respecting the opinions of those with whom we disagree. From the 2012 General Assembly at Trinity Baptist Church in Raleigh on March 23-24, 2012. Click here .
–J. Brent Walker, Executive Director,
Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
of North Carolina News
All webinars are 11:00 a.m. to noon unless otherwise noted. Click here or on the above image to view our events calendar to learn more about each of our webinars!
Seeking Ministers/
Seeking Churches
Presenter: Seth Hix
July 16

Creating Intentional Vocational Discernment Communities with Youth
Presenter: Colin Kroll
July 30
CBF Global Missions: Contexts, Distinctives
and Trends
Presenter: Sam Harrell
August 27

The Sun Is Up:
One Minister's Awakening to Racial Reconciliation
Presenter: Martha Kearse
September 10

Understanding
and Ministering to
Blended Families
Presenter: Chrissy Binion
October 8
There is still time to give in this 25th year of CBFNC toward our goal of $25,000 offering!
Thank you to those who have given already! If you would like to donate, please click  here .
There are so many ways
for everyone in your church family—of all ages—to enrich
their relationship with God. Find a place for you below!
JULY
CBFNC Webinar:
Seeking Ministers/Seeking Churches
July 16
11:00 a.m. to noon


CBFNC Webinar:
Creating Intentional Vocational Discernment Communities with Youth
July 30
11:00 a.m. to noon


AUGUST
Disaster Preparedness and Response
Mission Collective
August 24
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Greystone, Raleigh

CBFNC Webinar:
UCBF Global Missions: Contexts, Distinctives and Trends
August 27
11:00 a.m. to noon
SEPTEMBER
CBFNC Web inar:
The Sun Is Up: One Minister's
Awakening to Racial Reconciliation
September 10

Elevating Preaching
September 16
Duke Divinity School

Youth Beach Retreat
September 20–22
Fort Caswell

Where is Church Going From Here?
September 21
Providence, Charlotte



OCTOBER
CBFNC Webinar:
Understanding and Ministering
to Blended Families
October 8
11:00 a.m. to noon


Would you like to volunteer in the relief effort?
Would you like to apply for a Hurricane Florence relief grant?
If so, click on one of the boxes above to learn more!
Partners & Friends of CBFNC
Adult Leader Training
September 21, 2019

A morning training for adult leaders of youth ministry will be held by video conference on September 21. This 2 ½ hour training is being hosted by many churches including at least two CBFNC churches, Ardmore and College Park, both in Winston-Salem. The training is through Download Youth Ministry which is connected to Orange and Fuller Youth Institute. The trainings will be TED Talk-style videos with group conversations after each video. For more information, go to  trainmyvolunteers.com
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