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A Summer Night of Worship on Sunday, August 12th at 6:00 p.m. at Shandon Baptist Church

A Message from George Bullard, Director A CMBA Family Gathering co-sponsored by Shandon Baptist Church and the Columbia Metro Baptist Association — Sunday, August 12th at 6:00 p.m. at Shandon Baptist Church at 5250 Forest Drive in Columbia From the church that brings you the Singing Christmas Tree, join Shandon Baptist and CMBA on Sunday, August 12 at […]

Your Church Can Participate in Saying Grace Hunger Project on Saturday, September 22nd

Has your church ever participated in a meal packing project to help feed hungry people? Would you like to learn how to do this so perhaps you could sponsor a packing event later? If so, keep reading. Check out information on this opportunity at As part of the Columbia Metro Baptist Association’s Operation Inasmuch Day […]

Do You Really Know Who Lives in Your Community Context and How You Can Reach Them?

Gary Hollingsworth, executive director-treasurer of the SC Baptist Convention, and George Bullard would like to invite you a CMBA Family Gathering on Thursday, August 23rd Noon to 1:30 p.m. at the SC Baptist Convention building. The subject is “The Demographic and Lifestyle Opportunities for the CMBA Context and Churches.” Register HERE. Guest presenters will be Tom […]

Serving Urban and Multi-Cultural Churches — Resources from LifeWay

Black Church Life:  Check out the available resources at Andre Rogers and George Bullard Attended the Black Church Leadership and Family Conference at Ridgecrest Conference Center during the week of July 16-20, 2018. Many resources were offered during the week. We now have samples of many of the books and other resources in the associational […]

People of Passion vs. People of Position

Download: Top Ten People of Passion Some years ago, when consulting with various sizes and shapes of congregations, I realized we were pulling together the wrong group of people to help congregations anticipate their future based upon an emerging understanding of God’s empowering vision. We were pulling together the people who held certain positions of […]