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47 SBC pastors call massive prayer meeting

Four Georgians on the team


SOUTHLAKE, TX (BP) — Four Georgia pastors are among a group of 47 Southern Baptist pastors inviting senior pastors to participate in A Call to Pray for Revival and Awakening Sept. 30-Oct. 1 in Southlake, TX.

Ronnie Floyd, senior pastor of Cross Church in northwest Arkansas, announced the 24-hour event Aug. 14.

“On behalf of our invitation team, I am inviting you to join us in a prayer gathering of senior pastors from all sizes of churches across America, for one purpose: praying together for revival and awakening!” Floyd said in a written statement.

“We will focus on praying for pastors, local churches, and our nation to experience a mighty move of God that will be a catalyst for revival and awakening.”

To reserve a hotel room, call the hotel at (800) 445-8667 to receive the group rate. A $75 stipend is available to offset hotel cost, financed by a special gift from a supporter, whose name was not announced.

Registration is free by contacting Cross Church at (479) 751-4523 or

Georgia pastors joining Floyd on the invitation team include Michael Catt, Sherwood Baptist Church in Albany; Frank Cox, North Metro Baptist Church in Lawrenceville; Ernest Easley, Roswell Street Baptist Church in Marietta; and James Merritt, Cross Pointe Church in Duluth.