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An Update from Larry
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Seeking Ministers/Seeking Churches
CBFNC Webinar
Tuesday, July 16
11:00 a.m. – noon
Every minister and every church faces times of transition. Churches need leaders. Ministers need places to lead. How do the two groups meet? What are the trends in the "church search?" What are the best practices for the 21st-century free church, such as Baptists?

Seth Hix began as CBFNC Church Engagement Coordinator on June 1, 2017. After a 13-year career in church music, the pursuit of a new ministerial calling led Seth and his family to North Carolina, where he enrolled at Wake Forest School of Divinity. While at Wake Forest, Seth was a CBFNC Lolly Scholar. Seth has completed Intentional Interim Pastor Training (Phase 1 and 2) through the Center for Congregational Health, and the S.T.E.P. Interim Ministry training through the Center for Healthy Churches.
Disaster Preparedness
& Response Mission Collective
Saturday, August 24
Greystone, Raleigh
9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Come learn more about how your church can be better prepared for natural disasters and how your congregation can respond when tragedy strikes. Registration is $5/person and $50 for groups of 10 or more. To learn more and to register, click here .
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.
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

Preaching Punchlines:
The Ten Commandments
of Comedy
Presenter: Susan Sparks
September 24

and Ministering to
Blended Families
Presenter: Chrissy Binion
October 8
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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!
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

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
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

CBFNC Webinar:
Preaching Punchlines:
The Ten Commandments of Comedy
September 24
11:00 a.m. to noon

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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