North Carolina


Kell to be nominated for 2021 Pastors' Conference president

Tess Schoonhoven, Baptist Press
February 21 2020

Dave Russell, pastor of Oakhurst Baptist Church in Charlotte, N.C., has announced his intention to nominate Garrett Kell, pastor of Del Ray Baptist Church in Alexandria, Va., for president of the 2021 Southern Baptist Convention Pastors' Conference (SBCPC)... read more


GO Conference invites students to ‘envision’ God’s call for church

Liz Tablazon, BR Assistant Editor
February 13 2020

Students attend one of more than 20 breakout sessions offered during the conference. SEBTS photo Speakers at the GO Conference called on high school and college students to see the church not as a place, but as a people during the two-day event Feb... read more


LIVE: Southeastern hosts two-day 'GO Conference'

Biblical Recorder Staff
February 07 2020

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary is hosting a two-day "GO Conference" Feb. 7-8 at its campus in Wake Forest, N.C. The event focuses on helping students understand the Great Commission. read more


Board approves conduct policy for convention officials

Chad Austin, BSC Communications
February 04 2020

The Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s (BSC) board of directors voted unanimously to adopt a policy that establishes a process by which certain officials could be removed from their places of service for cases of “serious misconduct” and other criteria in accordance with the state convention’s bylaws... read more


N.C. CP giving ‘flat,’ but special offerings up in 2019

Chad Austin, BSC Communications
February 04 2020

Cooperative Program (CP) giving from North Carolina Baptist churches totaled slightly more than $29 million in 2019, which was a 5.2% increase from 2018, but still about 6.2% below last year’s budget amount of $31 million... read more