One Priority Briefing for Congregational Leaders from George Bullard – Monday, March 15, 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.

Three Upcoming Opportunities
for CMBA Pastors and Staff!

Join Us for Lunch at Noon Tuesday, March 16th at North Trenholm Baptist Church

  • Meet and hear Rabbi Andy Meyerson about the launching of a Messianic Jewish Congregation.
  • Tour the newly renovated Block Party Trailer available to your Congregation.
  • Enjoy lunch at no cost to you from Blue Marlin Signature Catering.

This is our first LIVE ON-SITE lunch in the past year due to the pandemic. Registration for lunch is required at Lunch is in the Student Building at North Trenholm at 6515 North Trenholm Road in Columbia. Enter from the main parking lot of the church.

Here are some important details: 1. The lunch is a boxed lunch – as always, it is free. 2. Wearing masks is strongly encouraged – except when eating. We will have N95 masks to give away free to everyone present. 3. Everyone present will have their choice of one free book.

Hear John Maxwell Speak at Columbia International University on March 23rd

John Maxwell, a regular speaker at Columbia International University, will be speaking again on Tuesday, March 23rd. You are invited to a special engagement with Maxwell at 9:30 a.m. on that day. This morning session is by invitation only, and you are invited! There will be less than 100 people present for this session. CMBA can have up to 30 people present, but you must register by the end of the day Tuesday, March 16th to be eligible to attend. The registration link is

Participate in the Younique Coaching Process Offered by

CMBA has a unique opportunity to take a cohort of ten people through the Younique Coaching process sponsored by at the cost of $250 per person in a special arrangement available only to our association. (The regular fee is $2,000 per person.) The founder of Younique is Will Mancini, author of Future Church: Seven Laws of Real Church Growth.

Want to know more about the Younique Coaching process? Go HERE. The on-site dates are May 4th-5th and June 1st-2nd. Attendance on all four days is required. Act quickly on this offer as we need to complete registration by this Wednesday, March 17thdue to preparation for the two-day session. The registration link is We will bill you for the $250.00 fee later. As of this writing, only five seats remain!

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