Category Archives for "Staff"

CMBA Staff Retirements Announced at VLC Meeting

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The CMBA Visionary Leadership Community (VLC) met Thursday, June 10, at Belmont Baptist to conduct business and share ministry updates. This was the first meeting following the decision to transition to virtual CMBA operations. Monthly VLC meetings will now be held in different churches throughout the association, allowing new introductions to these church campuses and […]

Visionary Leadership Community Approves Move to Virtual CMBA Office

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The CMBA Visionary Leadership Community (VLC) met Tues., May 18, at North Trenholm Baptist to conduct business and share ministry updates. VLC members heard CMBA Team Huddle reports from representatives of the organized subgroups, called squads. These updates covered a variety of direct work with churches including relationship building, leadership development, future visioning and new […]

VLC Considers Additional Funding for Church Plants

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The CMBA Visionary Leadership Community (VLC) met Tues., Apr. 20, at North Trenholm Baptist Church to conduct business and share ministry updates. VLC members heard CMBA Team Huddle reports from CMBA Executive Director George Bullard, including updates on their work directly with churches. Updates on New Congregational Expressions in the association included the launch of […]

Ministry Strategy Work Groups, Grant Updates Presented to VLC

CMBA’s Visionary Leadership Community (VLC) met virtually on Tuesday, Feb. 16, to conduct business and share ministry updates. Comprised of CMBA ministers and lay leaders, the VLC operates under the association’s vision of “starting and strengthening congregations to serve as vital and vibrant missional communities.” Executive Director George Bullard and newly-elected VLC Leader Jacob Helsley […]

Meet Robbie McAlister, Our One Priority Mobilizer

The CMBA welcomes Robbie McAlister who begins his work as a new Our One Priority Mobilizer Oct.1. In this part-time contract role, Robbie will focus on church planting including starting new congregational expressions and walking alongside CMBA churches committed to partnering in multiplication. With the creation of this new position, the Visionary Leadership Community is acting on the CMBA’s commitment to church planting, which is one of its seven vision strategies.