Tag Archives for " Food Pantry "

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 […]

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 […]

CMBA Staff Retirements Announced at VLC Meeting


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, January 4, 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, 1.04.21 Download Resources Available for Our Family of Congregations In the Midlands of South Carolina As we begin a new calendar year, we want to […]

COVID-19 Interview with Maria Owens of Richland School District Two, March 31, 2020

George Bullard and Cathy Locklear had the opportunity to talk with Maria Owens of Richland Country School District Two about the Backpack program for children on the weekends, the food pantries, and a way to simply make a text deductible financial contribution. Richland Two Backpack Program Website — https://www.richland2.org/Departments/Instructional-Support-Services/Learning-Support-Services/Social-Workers/The-Backpack-Program