You can also download a PDF of the May 2008 Baptist Testimony (1 mb PDF; PC: Right click / MAC: Control click on the link and choose “Save As”)
From The Baptist Testimony – Volume 54 Number 5 May 2008
Caring is a key dynamic of “Church Partnering Relationships” (CPR). So far a dozen partnerships involving 24 churches have been arranged for this summer. Remember to uphold these opportunities regularly in prayer in the weeks ahead. Prayerfully consider ways in which you can be personally involved in demonstrating godly care for others this summer.
Church Partnering Relationships with 3 primary goals:
Caring: a proactive vision towards mutual edification
Praying: regular sharing of requests and initiatives that promote mutual prayer
Resourcing: embracing the mission of practical encouragement by outsourcing materials and personnel
Church Partnering Relationships (CPR) offer a variety of opportunities:
Be sure to read the three articles regarding the MARBC’s new initiative called “CPR” – Church Partnering Relationships in the January-March 2008 issues of the Baptist Testimony. These issues are available to download in PDF format, along with a brochure by clicking here [269kb PDF Download] detailing this ministry and Ken Floyd’s message regarding “CPR” at the 2007 Annual Conference by clicking here. For information about practical ways in which you or your church can be involved, contact the MARBC office.