Going into this year's annual meeting as president of the Southern Baptist Convention, Steve Gaines acknowledged Southern Baptists face some critical decisions in the days and months ahead. This year's theme, "Testify! Go. Stand Speak" is based on Acts 5:20.
Following the election of H.B. Charles as the first African American president of the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conference, diversity has been among the anticipated emphases at this year's conference. But Charles says diversity, while important, will be a secondary focus behind faithfulness in the pastorate.
An 'Unshakable Pursuit' to know Christ more, show His love unconditionally, and make disciples who make disciples will be the theme unpacked during two days of general sessions, conferences and missions experiences during WMU's Missions Celebration and Annual Meeting, June 10–11.
Ministers' wives attending the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas are invited to a trio of women's events, including a Ministers' Wives Luncheon, Pastors' Wives Conference, and women's expo.
A stirring for unity can be heard in the conversations of Hispanic Baptists as several Hispanic organizations prepare to meet in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas.
Relationships beneficial to the Kingdom continue to flow from the National African American Fellowship nearly 25 years after its 1994 founding, NAAF president Byron Day said in advance of the group's 2018 annual meeting June 10-11 in Dallas.
Discussions about helping pastors get started with a retirement plan and mentoring younger pastors are on the agenda of the Council of Korean Southern Baptist Churches in America's annual meeting in Dallas.