A Family of Baptist Congregations

in the Midlands of South Carolina

Our News

Timely Updates on Events and Resources

Starting and strengthening congregations to serve as vital and vibrant missional communities

Most Recent Podcast Shows

OPP 045: The Journey Together
SUBSCRIBE:  iTunes| RSS | Stitcher | TuneIn Radio | Google Play      The One Priority Podcast is sponsored and supported by the Columbia Metro Baptist Association and the[...]
OPP 044: ReGathering the Church Pt. 2
SUBSCRIBE:  iTunes| RSS | Stitcher | TuneIn Radio | Google Play      The One Priority Podcast is sponsored and supported by the Columbia Metro Baptist Association and the[...]

Our Family Stories

CMBA Churches Impacting Communities Despite Unusual Season
Community-Impact-Ministries-2020-WEBDownload COVID-19 may have disrupted weekly church schedules and operations for a time, but it has not dampened the spirit[...]
Covenant Congregational Pilgrimage
Covenant-Congregational-PilgrimageDownload Our One Priority is to start and strengthen congregational expressions to serve as vital and vibrant missional communities. As[...]
20/20 Vision Beyond the Year 2020
20/20-Vision-Year-2021Download The American Academy of Ophthalmology defines “20/20 vision” as having normal visual acuity, or the clarity or sharpness of[...]
When Stress and Ministry Collide
When Stress and Ministry CollideDownload Stress is a predictable experience in life, especially in the age of COVID. Members are[...]

FaithSoaring Churches Learning Community

Crafting Three Scenarios for the Future of Your Congregation
https://www.facebook.com/CMBAssociation/posts/2021808781283882 Three Scenarios for the Future of Your Congregation TCongs-ReThriving-Scenarios-PPoint-09.25.20Download
100 Days of Discernment Using Dialogue and Prayer Triplets
100 Days of Discernment Using Dialogue and Prayer Triplets -- A Video Presentation by George Bullard https://www.facebook.com/CMBAssociation/posts/2018373001627460 TCongs-ReThriving-100-Days-PPoint-09.22.20Download
Congregational Assessment and Learning Experience
Congregational Assessment and Learning Experience -- A Video Presentation by George Bullard https://www.facebook.com/CMBAssociation/posts/2003084113156349 Congregational Assessment and Learning Experience TCongs-ReThriving-CALE-PPoint-09.08.20Download
ReThriving Congregations Process
ReThriving Congregations Spiritual Strategic Journey Process -- A Video Presentation by George Bullard https://www.facebook.com/CMBAssociation/posts/1994026837395410 Thriving-Congs-ReThriving-SSJ-PPoint-09.0120Download
ReThriving Congregations Seasons and Choices
Understanding ReThriving Congregations and the Choices They Have for a Vital and Vibrant Future -- A Video Presentation by George[...]

George Bullard's Journey

A Prayer for Our CMBA Family of Congregations
Also view at https://www.facebook.com/pg/BullardNetwork/notes/ O Lord, we pray this morning for every congregation connected with our association. Each one is unique[...]
Listening for the Voice of God
Also view at https://www.facebook.com/pg/BullardNetwork/notes/ No one wanted the pandemic to go on almost six months. No one wants the pandemic to[...]
Beware of the Ides of March 2021
Also view at https://www.facebook.com/pg/BullardNetwork/notes/ On the ancient Roman calendar the Ides of March – the 15th day of that month –[...]
Boldly Go Where No Association Has Gone Before
George Bullard has spent a lifetime relating to Baptist associations and understanding their relationship with other dimensions of Baptist and[...]
The Challenges of Acceptability and Predictability
Also view at https://www.facebook.com/pg/BullardNetwork/notes/ During the COVID-19 Pandemic I have been reading a lot of books. Many are about popular[...]

Congregational Champions

No results have been returned for your Query. Please edit the query for content to display.