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Cooperative Baptist Fellowship collection 2017

Schofield, Nikki (creator).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0269 (Text) 269001-103255 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2017/7/20 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes printed literature about the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF), the North Central Region of CBF, and Nikki Stoddard Schofield's speech given at her church. She spoke on Sunday evening, July 16, 2017, at Speedway Baptist Church, 2986 Moller Road, Speedway, Indiana, and told members about her experience in attending the General Assembly in Atlanta, Georgia, in June 2017. Nikki's speech is seven typed pages, covering June 28 to July 1, when she left Atlanta for Macon, Georgia. She was the only member of Speedway Baptist, which affiliates with CBF, to attend the annual conference. Her speech included highlights of the speakers in the general sessions as well as the workshops. On Friday, June 30, she told about meeting Rev. Mark McClintock, the new pastor of Speedway Baptist.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Cooperative Baptist Fellowship collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data: The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship (CBF) was organized in 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia, as a network of former Southern Baptists who believe in women in ministry and other historic Baptist principles. As of 2017, there are about one million members of CBF churches. The CBF headquarters is in Decatur, Georgia. Eighteen autonomous state and regional bodies have coordinators who work with the national body. Indiana is part of the North Central Region comprising ten states. The North Central group was among the first to organize in response to the Atlanta meeting in 1991. At the annual General Assembly, the CBF commissions field personnel, church starters, and chaplains. These national gatherings are held in June in various cities. The North Central Region holds yearly meetings in the spring.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Nikki Stoddard Schofield on 2017/7/20.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: Further additions are expected.
Subject: Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.
Baptist women.
Georgia.
Genre: Speeches.

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