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  • NAAF to 'fill the gap' in state conv. church training

    by Diana Chandler, posted Friday, July 27, 2018 (22 days ago)

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    RIDGECREST, N.C. (BP) -- Through a new initiative of the National African American Fellowship of the Southern Baptist Convention, consultants are available to help state conventions train church staff in discipleship, evangelism, missions and community ministries.

    NAAF's African American Ministry Assist Team (AAMAT) is designed to fill Southern Baptist resource gaps that NAAF said are widening for the nearly 4,000 African American churches in the SBC.

    AAMAT will fill a critical need for both churches and state conventions, said NAAF President Marshal Ausberry Sr., pastor of Antioch Baptist Church in Fairfax, Va. Read More

  • NAAF's Byron Day: 'Rest assured that God delivers'

    by Diana Chandler, posted Wednesday, June 13, 2018 (2 months ago)

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    DALLAS (BP) -- God never fails to deliver on behalf of His faithful servants, Byron Day preached in his final sermon as president of a fellowship representing more than 3,500 African American Southern Baptist pastors.

    Day recommended to pastors Psalm 34 during his June 11 sermon at the 2018 annual banquet of the National African American Fellowship (NAAF) of the Southern Baptist Convention in Dallas. Read More