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Robby Gallaty told messengers that Southern Baptist churches have baptized 7.1 million people over the past 20 years -- yet overall weekly church attendance has declined over that same period. For two years, Gallaty, pastor of Longhollow Baptist Church in Hendersonville, Tenn., chaired the SBC's Disciple-making Task Force. View Story | Download Photo
Rick Wheeler, lead missional strategist for the Jacksonville Baptist Association in Florida, presented the findings of a 12-member study team which he led to the Southern Baptist Conference of Associational Leaders meeting in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
David Allen, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary dean of preaching, said in his keynote address to Southern Baptist associational leaders that seeking the Lord's counsel is paramount for ministry success. View Story | Download Photo
Ed Stetzer, executive director of the Billy Graham Center at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill., encouraged the SBCAL to continue encouraging Southern Baptists in missions. View Story | Download Photo
Keith Shorter View Story | Download Photo
Participants in the WMU's Refugee Simulation are assigned a number and told to grab three items to take with them on their journey. View Story | Download Photo
The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee (EC) seven-member presidential search committee comprises: (first row, left to right) Stephen Rummage, Mike Stone; (middle row, left to right) Adron Robinson, Carol Yarber, Joe Knott; (back row left to right) Stephen Swofford and Rolland Slade. View Story | Download Photo
Even when his life was falling apart, Job found joy in tenaciously clinging to the truth that God is good, Lisa Harper told a sold-out crowd of 1,200 ministers' wives during the SBC annual meeting. View Story | Download Photo
Elizabeth Luter, the 2018 SBC Ministers' Wives Luncheon president and wife of former Southern Baptist Convention President Fred Luter, addresses women at the luncheon June 12 in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
Author and speaker Lisa Harper shares a moment with her daughter Melissa "Missy," whom she adopted from Haiti in 2014. Harper was the keynote speaker at the 2018 SBC Ministers' Wives luncheon in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
Mary Wiley (left to right) marketing strategist for women's books at LifeWay Christian Resources; Lauren Green McAfee, corporate ambassador for Hobby Lobby; Kelly King, women's ministry specialist for LifeWay Christian Resources; and Amy Whitfield, director of marketing and communications for Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, discuss "Women & Work: Stepping into Kingdom Productivity" at a morning event in conjunction with the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
Jonathan Howe, left, blog administrator and host of the "Rainer on Leadership" podcast and Thom Ranier, president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources, discussed troubling trends in the Southern Baptist Convention but also expressed reasons or optimism at LifeWay's breakfast at the SBC annual meeting in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
Christine and Chris Hoover, left, messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Dallas, participate in the 2018 Global Hunger Relief Run prior to the event's second day of meetings. View Story | Download Photo
Krissie Inserra runs in a 5K to benefit Global Hunger Relief at 6 a.m. June 13, prior to day two of the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
This year's SBC annual meeting marked the 100th anniversary of the naming of the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, with IMB President David Platt highlighting her missions urgency: "The needs of these people press upon my soul." View Story | Download Photo
Dalia Gonzales, left, received the 2018 Willie Turner Dawson Award during the Ministers' Wives Luncheon at the Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting in Dallas. She was called "a true multiplier in the Kingdom of God" who has contributed greatly to Hispanic Southern Baptist women across Texas and beyond as she has partnered with her husband Mike, right, director of Hispanic ministries for the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention. View Story | Download Photo
Russell "Butch" Diwa, senior pastor at Biblical Community Church, Richardson, Texas, preaches June 12 during the Filipino Southern Baptist Fellowship meeting June 12 at the Dallas Metroplex International Church in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
Organizers conducted a trial run this past winter of the upcoming June 22 National Pro-Life Bridges Day, when volunteers will hold pro-life signs on overpasses in 50 U.S. cities during rush-hour traffic. View Story | Download Photo
Nearly 60 Hispanic pastors and leaders gained discipleship insights and resources during a LifeWay Leadership luncheon June 12 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas. View Story | Download Photo
David Platt, president of the International Mission Board, addresses the Council of Korean Southern Baptist Churches June 11 at Semihan Church in Carrollton, Texas. He spoke from Acts 13 with the help of a translator. View Story | Download Photo
James Kang, executive director of the Council of Korean Southern Baptist Churches, gives a report Wednesday June 13 as President Hoyoung Lee presides over the meeting at Semihan Church in Carrolton, Texas. View Story | Download Photo
Young Choi, far right, of the Dover Korean Baptist Church in Dover, Del., greets attendees to the Council of Korean Southern Baptist Churches during a lunch break from their business meeting June 13 in Carrolton, Texas. View Story | Download Photo
Ric Worshill, executive director of the Southern Baptist Messianic Fellowship, explains to exhibitor hall visitors what the Hebrew says on the yarmulkes he was giving away at the SBC's "The Many Faces of the Southern Baptist Convention" booth. View Story | Download Photo
Steve Gaines, president of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC), center, discusses the state of the SBC during a panel discussion with R. Albert Mohler Jr., right, and Jon Akin, director of young leader engagement for the North American Mission Board (NAMB). View Story | Download Photo
Jon Akin, left, director of Young Leader Engagement at the North American Mission Board (NAMB) moderates a panel discussion June 11 on Diversity and Race Relations in the Southern Baptist Convention. Panelists included, left to right: Danny Akin president of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary; Jarvis Williams, associate professor of New Testament Interpretation at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (SBTS); and Dhati Lewis, associate professor for New Testament at SBTS and pastor of Blueprint Church in Atlanta. View Story | Download Photo
Jarvis Williams (left) moderates a panel discussion with (left to right) R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary; Curtis Woods, associate executive director of convention relations for the Kentucky Baptist Convention; Matt Hull, pastor of Glendive Alliance Church in Glendive, Mont.; and Kevin Jones, pastor of Christian education at Forest Baptist Church, Louisville, Ky., on Removing the Stain of Racism in the Southern Baptist Convention. Williams, Mohler and Jones co-authored a book buy that name. View Story | Download Photo
Jonathan Howe, left, director of strategic initiatives for LifeWay Christian Resources, moderated a panel discussion with Willy Rice, pastor of Calvary Church, Clearwater, Fla., and Dean Inserra, pastor of CITYCHURCH in Tallahassee, Fla., on Calvinism in the Southern Baptist Convention June 12. View Story | Download Photo