The Cooperative Baptist Fellowship is joining with CBF-partner Bread for the World, the Catholic Church and other faith groups in prayer to end world hunger. Pope Francis, in conjunction with Caritas Internationalis, has issued a worldwide ‘wave of prayer’ against world hunger beginning at noon Tuesday on the South Pacific island of Samoa.
CBF encourages individuals to participate in this ‘wave of prayer’ and CBF staff in Decatur, Ga., will gather for prayer at noon. CBFblog is featuring a prayer from CBF Executive Coordinator Suzii Paynter and also Mark Buhlig of Together for Hope, CBF’s rural poverty initiative.
CBF’s hunger ministries can be found in 20 nations across four continents. The CBF Offering for Global Missions supports field personnel working to #EndHunger here in more than 10 states in the U.S. and in 19 other nations around the world.
These hunger ministries provide emergency food assistance to countless individuals…
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