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Paul Chitwood and his wife Michelle talk with Jonathan and Rebecca McNeil, sent by Pleasant View Baptist Church in Waynesburg, Ky. Jonathan and Rebecca are two of 42 missionaries appointed by IMB trustees in its meeting Nov. 14. The couple will serve in Poland. View Story | Download Photo
Nathan and Kim Gunter grew up in small churches where they saw the cooperative giving of Southern Baptists send men and women to carry the gospel to all nations. The Gunters, sent by Lancing First Southern Baptist Church, Lansing, Kan., are two of 42 new missionaries appointed by the International Mission Board in a service Nov. 14. View Story | Download Photo
Vance Pitman, senior pastor of Hope Church in Las Vegas, encourages 42 new IMB missionaries to be world changers in his message at the Nov. 14 appointment service near Richmond, Va. View Story | Download Photo
Paul Chitwood, IMB's new president, talks to Southern Baptist reporters during a press conference Thursday (Nov. 15). Chitwood noted that during the search process, "the Lord confirmed to us all the details were taken care of." View Story | Download Photo
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Soldiers sift through what's left of a burned-down home in Paradise, Calif., looking for human remains. View Story | Download Photo
Bob Sorensen, pastor of Paradise Ridge Southern Baptist Church in Paradise, Calif., continues to check for church members still missing from the Camp Fire wildfire. "I spend hours a day trying to find them." View Story | Download Photo
The 2019 BGCO officers include, from left, Heath Tucker, second vice president; LeRon West, first vice president; Blake Gideon president; with BGCO Executive Director-Treasurer Hance Dilbeck. View Story | Download Photo
During Dilbeck's installment as executive director-treasurer, Oklahoma Baptist leaders pray over Dilbeck and his wife Julie. View Story | Download Photo
The Kiowa Black Leggings Society Honor Guard presented the colors during the opening session of the BGCO annual meeting. View Story | Download Photo
New officers of the Tennessee Baptist Convention are (from left) Lee Hickman, pastor of Black Oak Baptist Church, Clinton, second vice president; David Green, pastor of First Baptist Church, Greeneville, president; and Bryon Edens, a member of Clingan Ridge Baptist Church, Cleveland, vice president. View Story | Download Photo
Tennessee Baptists, in their annual meeting at West Jackson Baptist Church in Jackson, gather at the altar following the president’s address delivered by David Leavell, senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Millington. View Story | Download Photo
Paul Chitwood and his wife Michelle pray together during International Mission Board's trustees' plenary session Nov. 15, following his election as IMB’s 13th president. "What an incredible privilege it is … to [share] in the work of the IMB and leading the IMB," Chitwood said. "It is overwhelming to us, and it is such a blessing to us." View Story | Download Photo
Paul Chitwood, elected unanimously as the International Mission Board's 13th president, shares about God's grace in his life during trustees' Nov. 15 plenary address. Chitwood also expressed his personal appreciation for the local Southern Baptist church. "I believe that the Southern Baptist system requires from every level of Southern Baptist life a genuine respect, a deep humility, an unbroken trust, and a mutual loyalty," he said. View Story | Download Photo
R. Albert Mohler Jr., president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, has been elected as vice president of the Evangelical Theological Society. View Story | Download Photo
Officers elected at the Iowa Baptist annual meeting were (from left to right) Second Vice President Michael Felkins, pastor of Grand Avenue Baptist Church, Ames; First Vice President Todd Stiles, pastor of First Family Church, Ankeny; President Jim Parker, pastor of Sojourn Church, Council Bluffs; and Secretary Jerome Risting, Temple Baptist Church, Mason City. View Story | Download Photo
The 2018 Baptist Convention of Iowa (BCI) Annual Meeting was held Nov. 10 at the Hilton Garden Inn in West Des Moines. A total of 121 messengers and 33 guests represented 52 churches at the meeting. View Story | Download Photo
The Kentucky Baptist Convention Administrative Committee appointed Curtis Woods (left) associate executive director for convention relations, and Jim Donnell, associate executive director for convention operations, to serve as co-interim executive directors. View Story | Download Photo
Providing books to all 535 congressional offices is about the Gospel and human dignity for the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission. View Story | Download Photo
In exhibits and presentations, the Southern Baptists of Texas convention celebrated its 20th anniversary during the Nov. 12-13 annual meeting in Houston. View Story | Download Photo
Jim Richards, executive director of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention since its inception in 1998, was honored during the Nov. 12-13 20th anniversary annual meeting in Houston. View Story | Download Photo
Newly elected officers of the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware (left to right) are Andy Ehlers, Stephanie Laferriere, Harold Phillips, Glenn Swanson and Mike Fillis. View Story | Download Photo
Adam Muhtaseb, pastor of Redemption City Church in Baltimore, led a time of prayer for Baltimore church planters during the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware in Bel Air, Md. View Story | Download Photo
Messengers to the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware spent a significant time in prayer during their annual meeting for church planters. View Story | Download Photo
Tony Merida, pastor for preaching and vision at Imago Dei Church in Raleigh, N.C., and BCM/D Executive Director Kevin Smith discuss sermon preparation and preaching the whole Bible in context during the annual meeting of the Baptist Convention of Maryland/Delaware. View Story | Download Photo
Estriberto Britton ( left) and Thi Mitsamphanh experienced a surprise reunion during Tennessee Baptist Mission Board’s Summit at West Jackson Baptist Church last week. Britton was the camp pastor when Mitsamphanh gave his life to Christ at the age of 13. Mitsamphanh was featured in a WinTN video during the convention’s Summit. View Story | Download Photo
BSCM director of missions Tony Lynn, flanked by Michigan Baptists involved with church planting, reports on the convention’s church starting ministry. View Story | Download Photo