New opportunities among women’s events in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) — Women attending the Southern Baptist Convention’s annual meeting in Birmingham are invited to a trio of events, including a SBC Women’s Session, a Ministers’ Wives Luncheon, and a women’s expo at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC). Lauren Chandler will be the keynote speaker during the Southern Baptist Convention Ministers’ Wives Luncheon, […]

Pastors’ Conference to spotlight ‘Kingdom character’

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) — Attendees of this year’s Southern Baptist Convention Pastors’Conference won’t just hear about the conference’s “Kingdom character” theme. They’ll learn how it’s personally lived out as well. As conference preachers examine the Beatitudes in Matthew 5, each speaker will focus on a Scripture exemplified in his own life, said Pastors’ Conference President […]

2019 SBC annual meeting program released

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) — The 2019 Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting will convene at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex in Birmingham, Ala., on Tuesday, June 11, at 8 a.m. and conclude Wednesday, June 12, at 6:15 p.m.A full schedule follows. TUESDAY MORNING, JUNE 11 8:00 — Worship — Branden Williams, Convention music director; worship pastor, The […]

SBC Birmingham: Greear’s focus on ‘Gospel above all’

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (BP) — Keeping the focus on the “Gospel Above All” theme is Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear’s main goal going into SBC’s annual meeting in Birmingham, Ala., June 11-12. Submitted photo But following a year of transition among five SBC entities searching for new leadership and the convention responding to reports of […]