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Memorial Service Set for Tom Belew

Tom was leader of the new CSBC Small Church Initiatives Team

CSBC staff member dies of an apparent heart attack.
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Merry Christmas from our staff

We will be closed for the holiday from Thursday, December 22 - Tuesday, January 2.


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2017 Student Conference Dec 28-30

The theme is Faithful based on Philippians 1:6

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Celebrate God’s work internationally with the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

Free resources are available.

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2017 CSBC Annual Meeting

Streaming videos available for the Pastors’ Conference sermons and the annual meeting sessions.

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Mission Statement

This Convention serves our culturally diverse congregations as we fulfill
The Great Commandment and The Great Commission.

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Registration is open for Count the Cost training led by Dr. Agee, February 5-6 in Bakersfield

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Upcoming Events

  • Lottie Moon Christmas Offering 2017

    The Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions is taken in Southern Baptist churches as part of a Week of Prayer for International Missions in late November and December each year.

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  • Ignition Student Conference

    Ignition is a high energy conference for students, their leaders and parents. You'll find powerful messages, breakout sessions, service projects, concerts and three days of being saturated in His Word!

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  • Church Music Workshop - North

    The Church Music Workshop happens each January in Northern California and is designed to help church musicians improve their skills for leading worship.

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Latest News

  • Memorial service scheduled for CSBC's Tom Belew

    A memorial service for Tom Belew, leader of the California Southern Baptist Convention’s Small Church Initiatives Team, has been scheduled. Belew died Sunday, December 10 of an apparent heart attack while returning to Fresno from a church visit.

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  • CBU fall graduates encouraged to pursue their purpose in life

    Dr. Ronald L. Ellis, president of California Baptist University, encouraged fall commencement candidates to “lean into this new beginning with genuine Lancer zeal.”

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  • Pro-lifers applaud DOJ's probe into Planned Parenthood

    On Thursday (Dec. 17), the Justice Department requested unredacted documents from the Senate Judiciary Committee, indicating it has launched a formal investigation into Planned Parenthood.

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This Convention serves our culturally diverse congregations as we fulfill the Great Commandment and the Great Commission.