ATLANTA (ABP) -- Jim Smith, director of field ministries for the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, has been named interim coordinator of global missions beginning July 1. Smith will assume the interim role as Rob Nash, global missions coordinator for the past six years, joins the faculty
TAMPA, Fla. (ABP) -- Hundreds of listening sessions by the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship 2012 Task Force have surfaced identity, community and ministry as the three themes of greatest concern to CBF members.
International Mission Board trustees elected as president of the missions agency Tom Elliff — a 67-year-old longtime Oklahoma pastor, one-time missionary and former president of the Southern Baptist Convention. And despite his age, Elliff insists he has "no intention of being
Jefferson City — When the Missouri Baptist Convention Executive Board tapped David Tolliver as its interim executive director upon the firing of David Clippard on April 10, it turned to one of the best-known activists in conservatives’ efforts to control the convention. Tolliver, 56, served
By Vicki Brown Jim Hill has been tapped as interim executive director of the Baptist General Convention of Missouri. He will assume the part-time post on June 1. Announcing the appointment at the BGCM annual meeting on May 30, outgoing executive director H.K. Neely