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2012 SBC Annual Meeting - Summary

 

Messengers to this year’s annual convention in New Orleans will consider a descriptive name of “Great Commission Baptists” and the possible election of the denomination’s first African-American president when they gather June 19-20.

 

Overview

New 'descriptor' and historic election ahead for SBC meeting

The recommendation of "Great Commission Baptists" as a descriptive name and the prospective election of the first ever African American president are on the horizon for the Southern Baptist Convention’s June 19-20 meeting in New Orleans.
SBC meeting smartphone app launches
For the first time, messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting this year can stay up to date with an SBC Annual Meeting smartphone app, which will include more than a dozen features, including maps, alerts, the Book of Reports and the Daily Bulletin.

 

Schedule

Jesus to the Neighborhood and the Nations
Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting

 

WMU conference

WMU Missions Celebration and Annual Meeting

 

Pastors conference

Pastors' Conference 2012

 

Fellowship Meetings

Various groups to gather at SBC
Several organizations affiliated with the Southern Baptist Convention will hold meetings in conjunction with the event.
Seminary gatherings slated for June 20
For New Orleans Seminary, it will be a campus picnic. For the other five seminaries of the Southern Baptist Convention, it will be a convention center setting.