As Advent and Christmas approach many congregations start thinking about how they can share the love and joy of the season. This tip sheet will help you imagine ways you can get involved in your local community to make a difference this holiday season. Click HERE to access the resource.
Anna & LaCount Anderson share their story about starting a Welcome House in Conetoe, NC and the process it has taken to get this home up and running and available for temporary housing in Edgecombe County. They share great tips for those interested in starting a Welcome House and discuss ways to partner with others…
This webinar, led by Samuel Gunter, executive director of the North Carolina Housing Coalition, will help your congregation understand the state of housing in NC and how you can become a part of the community working to ensure a home for each North Carolinian. Access the webinar HERE.
Butch and Nell Green are retired CBF Field Personnel who recently moved from Houston to South Carolina to continue their work with refugees in both North and South Carolina in the Charlotte metro area. They run the mission organizations, The Off Ramp (https://www.theofframp.org/) and Threads by Nomad (https://threadsbynomad.com/). In this webinar learn about their work…
This webinar, led by Rev. Suzanne Miller, executive director of Pastors for NC Children, will help your congregation understand the state of public education in NC and how you can become a part of the community working to ensure a quality education for each child in NC. Access the PowerPoint presentation HERE.
Want to help our newly arriving Afghan neighbors in North Carolina? In addition to our own efforts in partnership with CBF Field Personnel in Raleigh and Charlotte, CBFNC has compiled a list of statewide and local agencies who work with refugees. We hope you will find this list helpful in identifying who to contact in your community…
A preview of the upcoming Welcome House Toolkit and the best practices learned by Welcome House-Raleigh. During this seminar, hear from Welcome House staff how the ministry of Christian hospitality formed a network of housing ministries in North Carolina and get tips that may help other churches begin a similar ministry in your community.
Learn about CBF’s ministry of the Encourager Church program from CBF Global staff. This program partners churches with a specific field personnel for prayer support, short term mission engagement, financial contributions to their ministry fund, and creates a unique relationship for kingdom building.
CBFNC has partnered with the Baptist Center for Ethics and the United Methodist Church to produce a non-partisan, biblically-based documentary on immigration. Use this free documentary and accompanying curriculum in your congregation to inspire and challenge. To access the discussion guide, click HERE.
This webinar led by Dr. Curtis Freeman and Dr. David Goatley, will help your congregation learn how to deepen conversations on racial equity and justice in your local context. To view the PowerPoint presentation called “The Economic State of Black America in 2020,” click HERE.