Wednesday, March 20, 2019
BIRMINGHAM (BP) -- Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear has named tellers for the SBC 2019 annual meeting June 11-12 in Birmingham.
"The Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting takes the efforts and selfless contributions of hundreds of volunteers," Greear said. "Each committee member plays a specific role in the success of the convention. The tellers committee is no different. Their efforts to ensure our elections and votes are accurate and tru...
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) -- As Southern Baptists from across the country make plans for the SBC annual meeting in June, they're also preparing to engage more than 20,000 homes with the Gospel through Crossover activities.
Several teams of Crossover volunteers gather for final preparations before venturing out across Phoenix to share the Gospel prior to the 2017 SBC annual meeting. This year's Crossover outreach is slated for June 8 in Birmingham, Ala.
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The North American Mission Board and Alabama State Board of Missions will mobilize 400 teams of volunteers to knock on 20,000 doors in the metro Birmingham area on Saturday, June 8, the weekend before the SBC annual meeting.
"This year we ...
Monday, March 4, 2019
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) -- Stephanie Orr has been named chairman of the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention's Tellers Committee, SBC President J.D. Greear announced today (March 4).
Ray Carr, pastor of Baptist Center Church in Clayton, N.C., has been appointed vice chair.
Greear, pastor of The Summit Church in the Raleigh-Durham, N.C. area, told Baptist Press, "I could not be more pleased to have Stephanie Orr as our chair for the Tellers Committee. I persona...
Monday, February 11, 2019
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) -- J.D. Greear, president of the Southern Baptist Convention, has announced the names of individuals who will serve on the Committee on Committees for the June 11-12 SBC annual meeting in Birmingham, Ala.
Greear announced the committee's chairman on Feb. 4, Sky Pratt, associate pastor for mobilization at Prince Avenue Baptist Church in Athens, Ga., and vice c...
Monday, February 4, 2019
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) -- Georgia missions pastor Sky Pratt has been named chairman of the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention Committee on Committees, SBC President J.D. Greear announced today (Feb. 4).
Greear also announced his appointment of Ashlyn Portero, a leader at City Church in Tallahassee, Fla., as vice chair.
The Committee on Committees will assemble in Birmingham, Ala., just prior to the SBC's June 11-12 sessions to nominate members of the Commi...
Monday, January 28, 2019
Curtis Woods and Keith Whitfield
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) -- Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear has named members of the Committee on Resolutions for the June 11-12 SBC annual meeting in Birmingham, Ala.
"These committee members hail from state conventions, national entities, seminaries, local churches and local associations," said Greear, pastor of The Summit Church in the Raleigh-Durham, N.C., area. "Each was chosen because they demonstrate great commitment to the Southern Bapti...