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Jesus to the Neighborhood and the Nations

Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting

 

June 19 | Tuesday

  

Morning

8:00 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham, Convention music director, worship pastor, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta, and combined choirs and orchestra, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta; First Baptist Church, Jackson, MS; First Baptist Church, Kenner, LA; First Baptist Church, New Orleans, LA; Williams Boulevard Baptist Church, Kenner, LA; Centreville Baptist Church, Centreville, AL

 

8:10 Call to Order – Bryant Wright, president, Southern Baptist Convention; senior pastor, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta

 

Registration Report and Constitution of the Convention – James H. (Jim) Wells, SBC registration secretary; director of missions, Tri County Baptist Association, Nixa, MO

 

8:15 Prayer – Captain Endel Lee, Chaplain Corps, U.S. Navy; NAMB National Missionary for Chaplain Crisis Response Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag

 

8:20 Committee on Order of Business (First Report) – Stan Buckley, chair; executive director, But God Ministries, Jackson, MS

 

8:25 Welcome – Charles S. (Chuck) Kelley, Jr., president, New Orleans Seminary, New Orleans, LA

 

8:30 Announcement of Committee on Committees, Credentials, Resolutions, and Tellers – Bryant Wright

 

8:35 Introduction of Motions – Bryant Wright

 

9:00 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham

 

9:05 Local Arrangements Committee Presentation – William E. (Bill) Townes, vice president for Convention Finance, SBC Executive Committee, Nashville, TN

 

9:10 Crossover Evangelism Report – Kevin Ezell, president, North American Mission Board, Alpharetta

 

9:15 Woman’s Missionary Union Report – Wanda S. Lee, executive director, Birmingham

 

9:25 Executive Committee Report (Part 1) – Frank S. Page, president, Nashville, TN

 

10:25 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham

 

10:30 LifeWay Christian Resources Report – Thom S. Rainer, president, Nashville, TN

 

10:40 LifeWay Christian Resources Presentation – Thom S. Rainer

 

11:00 Traditional Worship – Mark Cottingham

 

11:15 SBC President’s Address – Bryant Wright

 

11:55 Benediction – John Barnes, pastor, Oak Grove Baptist Church, Mize, MS

 

Afternoon

1:30 Concert of Praise – Combined choirs and orchestras

 

1:40 Prayer – Ron Lentine, pastor, Myrtle Grove Baptist Church, Pensacola, FL

 

1:45 SBC Historical Library and Archives Report – Charles S. (Chuck) Kelley, Jr., chairman, council of seminary presidents; president, New Orleans Seminary, New Orleans, LA

 

1:50 Business, Committee on Order of Business (Second Report) – Stan Buckley, chair; executive director, But God Ministries, Jackson, MS, Referrals/Introduction of Motions

 

2:05 Executive Committee Report (Part 2) – Frank S. Page, president

 

2:35 Golden Gate Seminary Report – Jeff Iorg, president, Mill Valley, CA

 

2:50 Election of Officers (First)

 

3:00 Committee on Nominations Report – Waylon Bailey, senior pastor, First Baptist Church, Covington, LA

 

3:10 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham

 

3:15 The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission Report – Richard D. Land, president, Nashville, TN

 

3:30 The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission Presentation – Richard D. Land

 

3:50 Executive Committee Report (Part 3), SBC Name Change – Frank S. Page, president

 

4:20 Election of Officers (Second)

 

4:30 Southwestern Seminary Report – Paige Patterson, president, Fort Worth, TX

 

4:45 Introduction of New Motions (Last Opportunity) – Bryant Wright, president, Southern Baptist Convention; senior pastor, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta

 

4:55 International Mission Board Report – Tom Elliff, president, Richmond, VA

 

5:05 International Mission Board Presentation – Tom Elliff

 

5:55 Benediction – Bruce Chesser, senior pastor, First Baptist Church, Hendersonville, TN

 

 

 

 

June 20 | Wednesday

  

Morning

8:00 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham, Convention music director, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta

 

8:10 Prayer – Frankie Clark, senior pastor, First Baptist Church, Taylorsville, MS

 

8:15 Business, Committee on Order of Business (Third Report) – Stan Buckley, chair; executive director, But God Ministries, Jackson, MS

 

8:35 Election of Officers (Third)

 

8:45 Committee on Committees Report – Buddy Champion, senior pastor, First Baptist Church, Trussville, AL

 

8:55 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham

 

9:05 Midwestern Seminary Report – Robin D. Hadaway, interim president, Kansas City, MO

 

9:20 New Orleans Seminary Report – Charles S. (Chuck) Kelley, Jr., president, New Orleans, LA

 

9:35 Previously Scheduled Business – Bryant Wright, president, Southern Baptist Convention; senior pastor, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta

 

9:55 Committee on Resolutions (First Report) – Jimmy Scroggins, senior pastor, First Baptist Church, West Palm Beach, FL

 

10:25 Election of Officers (Fourth)

 

10:35 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham

 

10:40 GuideStone Financial Resources Report – O.S. Hawkins, president, Dallas, TX

 

10:55 Previously Scheduled Business – Bryant Wright

 

11:15 Election of Officers (Fifth)

 

11:25 Contemporary Worship – Bobby Smith, John McCullough and the Johnson Ferry Baptist Church worship band

 

11:40 Convention Message – David Uth, senior pastor, First Baptist Church, Orlando, FL

 

12:15 Benediction – Mark Vincent, pastor, Clarke-Venable Baptist Church, Decatur, MS

 

Afternoon

3:00 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham, Convention music director, Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta

 

3:05 Prayer – Gil McKee, senior pastor, First Baptist Church Tuscaloosa, AL

 

3:10 Presentation of Outgoing Officers – Frank S. Page, president, SBC Executive Committee, Nashville, TN

 

3:15 Presentation of New Officers – Frank S. Page

 

3:20 Business, Committee on Order of Business (Fourth Report) – Stan Buckley, chair; executive director, But God Ministries, Jackson, MS, Election of 2013 Convention Sermon Preacher, Alternate Preacher, and Music Director

 

3:30 Southeastern Seminary Report – Daniel L. (Danny) Akin, president, Wake Forest, NC

 

3:45 Recognition of Past SBC Presidents – Bryant Wright

 

3:50 Previously Scheduled Business – Bryant Wright

 

4:05 Committee on Resolutions (Final Report) – Jimmy Scroggins, senior pastor, First Baptist Church, West Palm Beach, FL

 

4:30 Southern Seminary Report – R. Albert (Al) Mohler, Jr., president, Louisville, KY

 

4:45 Worship through Music – Mark Cottingham

 

4:55 North American Mission Board Report – Kevin Ezell, president, Alpharetta, GA

 

5:05 North American Mission Board Presentation – Kevin Ezell

 

5:55 Benediction – Eddie Wren, pastor, First Baptist Church, Rayville, LA