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, 08.09.21 Download Pandemic Responses Show the Diversity of Our Congregations The Fourth Wave of the pandemic is here. When Wave One arrived in March 2020, […]
A Wednesday Word for August 4, 2021 from George Bullard — Addressing the new pandemic wave and our attitude of response, and The Denominee Journey as part of our succession plan to a new executive director in the summer of 2022. Contact information for the CMBA Team Huddle can be found at https://columbiametro.org/one-priority-briefing-6-21-21/
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, 08.02.21 Download A Sprint to the Finish Line – Serving Until the Last Day! Watching the Olympics recently, I saw a qualifying race for the […]
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 […]
A Wednesday Word for June 30, 2021 from George Bullard — Addressing moving to a virtual office, the relaxed schedule for July, Cathy Locklear’s retirement reception on October 7th, a strategy for Impacting Communities, Good Hope Baptist Church historic site, new congregations, and congregational revitalization. Contact information for the CMBA Team Huddle can be found […]
This week, I, Chris Reinolds, Lead Pastor at Discovery Church, and George Bullard, Executive Director of the CMBA, sat down with Cathy Locklear to celebrate and hear about her many years of service with the Columbia Metro Baptist Association here in Columbia, South Carolina as she is preparing for a new and exciting stage in her life.
A Wednesday Word from George Bullard for June 23, 2021 — Subjects covered are contact information for our CMBA Team Huddle, Cathy Locklear’s retirement August 31, 2021, office furniture and supplies available, search team for the next Executive Director. Contact information for the CMBA Team Huddle can be found at https://columbiametro.org/one-priority-briefing-6-21-21/
A Wednesday Word from George Bullard for June 16, 2021Subjects covered are the ministry at Belmont Baptist Church, the move of the CMBA office to virtue, and the retirement of Cathy Locklear by August 31, 2021.
This week, we’re speaking with CMBA’s own Ministry Mobilizer, Cathy Locklear, to explore the growth of hunger-related ministry that’s continued to flourish amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Today we had the first session on the Resources CMBA Offers Congregations. Here is the link to watch the video: https://columbiametro.org/cmba-congregation-resources/. Here are the topics and the presenters for Part One plus how to get hold of them to ask questions or to request services. Topics: First – ReLaunching and ReOpening Strategies for Disruptive Innovation […]