Category Archives for "Visionary Leadership Community"

Q&A with Cathy Locklear

July Story 1 – Q&A with Cathy Locklear WEB Download CMBA Ministry Mobilizer Cathy Locklear has announced that she will retire from her staff role August 31 to spend more quality time with her family. For more than 20 years Cathy has served alongside Midlands churches in a variety of community impact efforts including food […]

One Priority Briefing for Congregational Leaders from George Bullard – Monday, June 28, 2021

  A Family of Baptist Congregations in the Midlands of South Carolina Our One Priority: Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as Vital and Vibrant Missional Communities. One Priority Briefing, 06.28.21 Download CMBA Goes Virtual Thursday, July 1st! The CMBA office is going virtual as of this Thursday, July 1st. All staff and consultants will […]

Belmont Baptist “Walking Faithfully” in Current Season

Story – Belmont Baptist WEB Download The CMBA family of churches has quite a history together. During a recent Visionary Leadership Community (VLC) meeting held at Belmont Baptist, the connection was made that the church was originally a mission of Eau Claire Baptist in the 1950’s and sponsored Cedar Creek Baptist in 1979. Partnership, church […]

One Priority Briefing for Congregational Leaders from George Bullard – Monday, June 21, 2021

  A Family of Baptist Congregations in the Midlands of South Carolina Our One Priority: Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as Vital and Vibrant Missional Communities. One Priority Briefing, 06.21.21 Download Important CMBA Contact Updates As of July 1st, CMBA is moving to an all-virtual office. Staff members and independent contractors will be officing […]

One Priority Briefing for Congregational Leaders from George Bullard – Monday, June 14, 2021

  A Family of Baptist Congregations in the Midlands of South Carolina Our One Priority: Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as Vital and Vibrant Missional Communities. One Priority Briefing, 06.14.21 Download CMBA Staff Retirements Announced at VLC Meeting The CMBA Visionary Leadership Community (VLC) met Thursday, June 10, at Belmont Baptist to conduct business […]

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 […]

One Priority Briefing for Congregational Leaders from George Bullard – Monday, May 24, 2021

  A Family of Baptist Congregations in the Midlands of South Carolina Our One Priority: Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as Vital and Vibrant Missional Communities. One Priority Briefing, 05.24.21 Download What Does the New Open Carry of Guns Law Mean for Your Church? CMBA is doing some research and talking to various government officials […]

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 […]

One Priority Briefing for Congregational Leaders from George Bullard – Monday, May 10, 2021

  A Family of Baptist Congregations in the Midlands of South Carolina Our One Priority: Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as Vital and Vibrant Missional Communities. One Priority Briefing, 05.10.21 Download Teaching Generosity in Your Congregation Tuesday, May 18th is the next Our One Priority Briefing Live! lunch and speakers in the Student Building […]

One Priority Briefing for Congregational Leaders from George Bullard – Monday, April 26, 2021

  A Family of Baptist Congregations in the Midlands of South Carolina Our One Priority: Starting and Strengthening Churches to Serve as Vital and Vibrant Missional Communities. One Priority Briefing, 04.26.21 Download Talk Tomorrow/Tuesday with Ryan Burge About His Newly Released Book on The Nones Our One Priority Briefing Live! tomorrow/Tuesday, April 27th at 2:00 […]