Cooperative Baptist Fellowship awarded Carol McEntyre, pastor of First Baptist Church in Columbia, Mo., the Young Baptist Leadership Award for her excellence in Christian education ministry and leadership.
Missouri Woman's Missionary Union assisted with promotion of the Missouri Baptist Convention's Rheuben L. South Missouri Missions Offering, which exceeded its goal for the first time in 20 years.
Quarterback Robert Griffin III won the Heisman Trophy on Dec. 10, becoming the 77th recipient of college sports’ highest award and the first in Baylor University’s history.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (ABP) -- An international student ministry and historical partner of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship has received a $750,000 Lilly Endowment grant to help theologically moderate churches discover God's calling for both clergy and laity.
Central Baptist Theological Seminary has received two foundation gifts, totaling $1.7 million, that will be used for operations and for sustaining its newest master of divinity program.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (ABP) -- With the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship unable to appoint fully funded missionaries for several years and facing the possibility of calling field personnel home unless gifts to its annual Offering for Global Missions increase, CBF churches continue to fund Southern Baptist Convention
The Baptist Association of Christian Educators recently awarded its Educator of the Year award to Lucy Dorr, long-time Virginia Baptist educator.
Mauricio Vargas received the Lifetime Southern Baptist Convention Hispanic Church Planting Award during the annual Hispanic Church Planting Celebration June 19 at The People's Church in Franklin, Tenn.The stellar recognition was a family affair for Vargas, the strategist for multicultural church planting for the Missouri