Southern Baptist Convention

In April 2012, Dr. Frank Page, Chief Executive Officer, SBC Executive Committee, announced the appointment of an African American Council. The African American population in the Southern Baptist Convention continues to grow. African American baptisms and new churches are among the leading growth indicators in Southern Baptist life. A group of African American leaders were invited to express the needs, concerns and hopes of the African American Southern Baptist Churches and to advise the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee leadership.

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