Category Archives for "Our One Priority"

Church Planting is at the Heart of George Bullard’s Ministry

Church planting can work when church planters start churches. But the deep, rich, exponential Kingdom growth occurs when churches plant churches – and that includes satellite campuses and non-traditional plants like home churches, workplace churches, and even churches meeting over wings at a local restaurant. “We probably don’t need a lot more churches that are […]

Let’s Take a Look at our Congregational Multiplication Opportunities

Insights on Congregational Multiplication from George Bullard 2019 is a year for launching a church planting movement within the Columbia Metro Baptist Association fellowship area. I have been spending time thinking, talking, and praying about various aspects of our Multiplying Congregations strategy, and I want to share some insights with you. We must be bold! […]

Register for “Pop-Up” Vision Day Lunch and Speaker on Immigration Issues Tuesday, October 23rd

Periodically a door of opportunity opens that was unexpected and unplanned. Such is the case for this coming Tuesday, October 23rd at Noon in our offices. We will have a “pop-up” Vision Tuesday Lunch and Speaker with Alan Cross from Montgomery, Alabama on his amazing work on immigration issues and how they intersect with evangelical […]

Register for Vision Day Lunch and Speaker on Church Planting Models Tuesday, October 16th

The Columbia Metro Baptist Association’s next Vision Day Lunch and Speaker is fast approaching on Tuesday, October 16th. The theme for the day is Church Planting Models. The speaker is Will Plitt, national executive director of Christ Together. Learn about Will at Register for this gathering at This is your invitation to come […]

The Columbia Metro Connection eNewsletter — October 1, 2018

A Message from George Bullard, Director You Are Invited to Annual Associational Meeting, Thursday, October 4th at 6:00 p.m. at Spring Valley Baptist Church Our Annual Associational Meeting (which we like to call our Annual Family Reunion) is this Thursday, October 4th, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Spring Valley Baptist Church, 91 Polo Road in Columbia. […]

GraceChurch of Columbia Seeks Part-Time Youth Ministry Leader

GraceChurch of Columbia, SC ( is seeking a part-time Youth Ministry Leader to lead and disciple middle and high school students. GraceChurch is a small, urban, diverse congregation seeking to love God, love people, and live authentic lives. The current requirement is 10-12 hours per week with opportunity for growth. Email resume and cover letter […]

CMBA Missional Leadership Community Votes to Sell Missionary House

The Missional Leadership Community (Executive Board) of CMBA voted on September 18, 2018 to sell the association’s “Mission House.” This house provides housing for furloughing missionary families. This house is costing the association some funds to operate that it does not have available without detouring from Our One Priority of starting and strengthening churches to […]

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