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Expectation Three of Churches Who are Members or Connected with CMBA

Since CMBA is a member-based family of churches, it is dependent on the financial support of family members. Every church is expected to contribute annually to the general budget of CMBA either through a set amount, a special offering or gift, or a percentage of the undesignated offerings from their church. The long-term goal is […]

Expectation Four of Churches Who are Members or Connected with CMBA

Historically – before there were entities such as state conventions and a national Baptist denomination –there were documents know as an “Associational Letter” that churches would write to their association each year to report on their church and bring up any issues they would like to discuss. Today this communication has taken on the form […]

Expectation Five of Churches Who are Members or Connected with CMBA

Every member church is eligible for their pastor (or a designated person) plus at least one other person, to be official representatives of their church to the CMBA Executive Board (now called the Missional Leadership Community). Every church is expected to designate their representatives to the CMBA Missional Leadership Community and to ask them to […]