CMBA Overview

Our One Priority To start and strengthen congregations to serve as vital and vibrant missional communities.

Or in More Detail . . . To start and strength congregational expressions in a manner that empowers them to serve as vital and vibrant missional communities who reach and nurture the lost, unchurched, underchurched, and dechurched people who live or visit in our associational fellowship area, or who live wherever in God’s world our congregations are sent and received.


What Has Happened Since July 1, 2017?
Our new director, George Bullard, began serving our churches-in-association in July 2017. It is a legitimate question to ask what[...]
Our One Priority Grants Reconfirmed by CMBA’s Visionary Leadership Community
During its meeting on Tuesday, September 18th, the Visionary Leadership Community (Administrative Team) reconfirmed its tentative decision from August 21st[...]
SPECIAL EDITION of Our One Priority Briefing — Tuesday, September 11, 2018
A Family of Baptist Congregations in the Midlands of South Carolina Our One Priority: Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as[...]
All Columbia Area Churches Can Embrace International Ministry
For two of the past three years, First Baptist Church Columbia’s ministry to internationals has hosted a celebration of the[...]
Mosaic® USA Consumer Lifestyle Segmentation
Check out this overview of the Demographic/Lifestyle People Groups in the USA.: http://www.experian.com/marketing-services/consumer-segmentation.html 
Is Your Congregation Fishing in a Shallow Pond?
Find out at the CMBA Family Gathering Thursday, August 23rd at the SCBC Building. Register HERE for the lunch and[...]