There is a recommendation for an amendment to the Georgia Baptist Convention Constitution.
Upcoming Pastors’ Prayer Luncheons:
Thomas Hammond, GBC President, and Dr. J. Robert White, Executive Director of the Georgia Baptist Mission Board, invite all Georgia Baptist ministers to come to a Pastors’ Prayer Luncheon and bring a fellow pastor. This will be a time of fellowship, focused prayer, and updates on the GBC.
October 23, 2017
Second Baptist Church
2504 Moody Road, Warner Robins, GA 31088
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Jim Perdue, Pastor, Convention 1st Vice President
RSVP: Lindseyc@sbcwr.org or call 478.923.7101 by October 16
October 24, 2017
Springhead Baptist Church
1102 Springhead Church Road, Adel, GA 31620
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Hosted by Joey Taylor, Pastor, Convention 2nd Vice President
RSVP: email@example.com or call 229.507.7375 by October 17
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Sunday, Nov. 12
Pre-Convention Inspirational Rally (6-7:30 p.m.)
Missions Inspiration Message
J. Robert White, Executive Director, Georgia Baptist Mission Board
David Platt, President, International Mission Board, SBC
Monday, Nov. 13
6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Thomas Hammond, First Baptist Church, Alpharetta
Robby Foster, Northside Baptist Church, Valdosta
Tuesday, Nov. 14
9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Executive Committee Report
Mike Stone, Chairman, Emmanuel Baptist Church, Blackshear
J. Robert White
Anthony George, First Baptist Church, Atlanta
Tuesday, Nov. 14
2 – 5:30 p.m.
Election of Officers
25th Anniversary Celebration for Dr. J. Robert White
Sons of Jubal
2017 Registration Information
Online Registration is now open for messengers to the 2017 Convention Annual Meeting at North Metro First Baptist Church in Lawrenceville on November 13 and 14.
Registration area will be open at North Metro First Baptist Church 12 noon – 9 p.m. on Monday, November 13 and 7:30 am – 4 pm on Tuesday, November 14. The Registration Area will be located at the A208/209.Click here for Messenger Registration!
The Georgia Baptist Convention in Cooperation with North Metro First Baptist Church, Lawrenceville, GA, is happy to provide childcare for all preschoolers (including Kindergarten age, but not including children in first grade). Childcare will be provided on Sunday evening, Monday afternoon and evening, and Tuesday until 5:30 PM at the conclusion of the Annual Meeting.
2017 Messenger Hotels
2016 Elected Officers of the Georgia Baptist Convention
President Thomas Hammond, center, was elected by acclamation to a courtesy second term. New Vice Presidents include pastors, left to right, Joey Taylor of Springhead Baptist Church in Adel, second vice president; Jim Perdue of Second Baptist Church in Warner Robins, first vice president; Levi Skipper of Concord Baptist Church in Clermont, third vice president; and Rick Stratham of Salem Baptist Church in McDonough, fourth vice president. JOE WESTBURY/Read the story in the Index
For questions or concerns about the Georgia Baptist Convention Annual Meeting please contact the Office of Executive Director J. Robert White:
Email: Debbie Gaines
Address: Georgia Baptist Mission Board, 6405 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, GA 30097-4092