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  • 2017 SBC exhibits highlight cooperative success

    by BP Staff, posted Friday, May 19, 2017 (3 days ago)

    Preaching, missions and church planting are on queue for the Southern Baptist Convention Cooperative Program booth in conjunction with the SBC 2017 Annual Meeting June 13-14 in Phoenix. Read More

  • La. Executive Board concludes study of ERLC

    by David Roach, posted Friday, May 12, 2017 (10 days ago)

    The Louisiana Baptist Convention's Executive Board has concluded a study of "issues of concern" related to the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission. Read More

  • COOPERATIVE PROGRAM: Every church can impact the nations

    by Lyle Larson, posted Thursday, May 11, 2017 (11 days ago)

    Lyle Larson underscores "the collective power" of Southern Baptists' Cooperative Program to impact the world. "Every member of a church that gives to CP is participating in the fulfillment of the Great Commission," he notes. Read More

  • Nat’l CP 4.18% ahead of projection

    by Staff , posted Tuesday, May 02, 2017 (20 days ago)

    Year-to-date contributions to Southern Baptist Convention national and international missions and ministries received by the SBC Executive Committee are 4.18 percent above the year-to-date budgeted projection. Read More

  • Quilts, military outreach, VBS fortify church's CP

    by Karen L. Willoughby, posted Tuesday, May 02, 2017 (20 days ago)

    Quilting, military ministry and Vacation Bible School keep Emmanuel Baptist Church members busy in Mountain Home, Idaho. The Cooperative Program, meanwhile, is a vital part of keeping missions and ministry in other parts of Idaho -- and beyond -- on their hearts. Read More

  • COOPERATIVE PROGRAM: What do we have in common?

    by Sandy Wisdom-Martin, posted Tuesday, May 02, 2017 (20 days ago)

    Sandy Wisdom-Martin recounts the importance of Southern Baptists' Cooperative Program as experienced in her own work for the Gospel. Wisdom-Martin, national WMU"s executive director, notes, "I am a product of the Cooperative Program." Read More

  • FIRST-PERSON: Keep your eye on the ball

    by Randy C. Davis, posted Tuesday, April 18, 2017 (one month ago)

    Southern Baptists, Randy Davis notes, have maintained a focus on global evangelism, ministerial preparation and benevolent ministries like orphan care for nine decades through the Cooperative Program. Still today, the resources "to shake this world from beneath the dark veil of spiritual lostness currently reside within our churches," he writes. Read More

  • CP SUNDAY: Cooperative Program -- 'incredibly thankful'

    by Marlee Isom, posted Friday, April 07, 2017 (one month ago)

    Marlee Isom, a church planter's wife in metro Phoenix, voices a deepened understanding of the Cooperative Program as "a friend and resource." Southern Baptists' channel for supporting national and international missions enables church planters and their families to "reach people for the glory of God." Read More

  • Nat'l CP 4.07 ahead of projection at mid-year point

    by Staff, posted Tuesday, April 04, 2017 (one month ago)

    NASHVILLE (BP) -- Year-to-date contributions to Southern Baptist Convention national and international missions and ministries received by the SBC Executive Committee are 4.07 percent above the year-to-date SBC Cooperative Program Allocation Budget projection. And they are 0.97 percent below contributions received during the same time frame last year, according to a news release from SBC Executive Committee President and CEO Frank S. Page. Read More

  • Cooperation is 'our heart & soul,' Richards says

    by Annie Corser, posted Thursday, March 23, 2017 (2 months ago)

    Photo by Emil Handke/SBTS
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP) -- Southern Baptists need to unite in order "to advance the Kingdom of God together for God's glory," state convention leader Jim Richards said in a chapel message at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

    "What we have [as churches in the Southern Baptist Convention] is definitely much more in common than we have apart," said Richards, executive director of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, noting that "our heart and our soul" is "to be together." Read More