CBNW Annual Enrichment Conference

March 9-11, 2015 at the Seaside Convention Center At the Annual Enrichment Conference our hope is that you would experience three things while we are together. First, that you would be reminded of, and re-committed to, our previously agreed upon vision and mission that is to be lived out in covenant community. Second, that you would be blessed by your … Read More

Catalyst One Day

ANDY STANLEY & CRAIG GROESCHEL Coming to Denver February 26, 2015 These are two of the main voices in leadership today and they are sharing their insights into what makes a great leader. The focused environment of One Day will allow you to hear each of their perspectives on core leadership issues through both individual teaching and discussion. You will … Read More

2015 Leadership Learning Communities

  Leadership Learning Communities (Formerly called Pastoral Learning Communities) The Board of CB Mission Northeast met the first week of January.  At that meeting two significant points, among other things, was agreed upon. The Board affirmed the values, mission and vision of the region. We VALUE and celebrate: Courageous leaders who passionately seek to equip their churches to accomplish Christ’s … Read More

Retirement Income Account Plan

CBAmerica, in partnership with CB Northwest, sponsors a Retirement Income Account Plan that is open to pastors and employees of member churches and affiliated organizations. The Plan is a "403(b) Plan" that has been specifically designed to meet the retirement needs of our members. Contributions are flexible. You decide how much you would like to save toward your own retirement. ... Read More

Disciple Making

Dr. Paul Borden Rocky Mountain Church Network Catalyst/Coach Taken from Growing Healthy Churches January 2015 E-Newsletter     The Great Commission has only one command in it, which is “make disciples”. The Church of Jesus Christ is to be committed to making disciples. In fact most congregations, pastors, board members and congregants agree that this is what the Church of Jesus ... Read More

Online Training for Short-Term Missions

Recent studies have encouraged churches and ministries to scale back on their short-term mission endeavors.  Some root causes for this concern are a lack of training and spiritual formation in those who serve as well as the long-term effectiveness of the field.  Previous studies reveal that less than 20 percent of short-termers are effectively trained in the pre-field, on-field and … Read More

Welcome Relief: Clergy Housing Allowance Upheld

The clergy housing allowance is safe for now. Last week, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a Wisconsin federal district court, which struck down the venerable clergy housing allowance. As a result of the Seventh Circuit’s decision, clergypersons who serve churches, synagogues, mosques, and other worshipping groups, may continue to exempt certain parts of their compensation from federal income … Read More

CHURCH PLANTING GOING STRONG

Brian Howard, Church Multiplication 2014 was a great year for Church Planting in Pacific Church Network! We have now planted seven new churches since the beginning of 2013.         Mission 316, San Marcos Seed, Ventura Redemption Hill Uptown, Whittier Soma, Santa Clarita Citylights, Fountain Valley Tradewind Communities, Kailua, Hawaii Redemption Hill La Habra, La Habra   Not only … Read More

Miki West Memorial Service

Miki West, a long time friend of Southwest Church and fellow worker in the Lord, has gone home to glory. Miki was a former CB pastor at Calvary Baptist Church in Silver City, NM and Bible Baptist Church in Phoenix.  He also served as Chaplain for the VA hospital here in Phoenix. Services are scheduled below.  The family would like … Read More