Southern Baptist Convention

Dr. Steve Gaines is president of the Southern Baptist Convention and has been the senior pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis, Tennessee since 2005.

    Presidential Postings

  • posted Friday, July 8, 2016

    Today we grieve the tragic events that have recently occurred in the United States of America. As Southern Baptists, we love our nation and seek genuine reconciliation among all citizens. Thus, as we see our nation in turmoil, we readily obey our Lord’s command to love and pray for all people, especially those who have recently suffered immeasurable loss in the tragic deaths of their loved ones.