Pastor J.D. Greear Elected Southern Baptist Convention President

By Jessica Suggs

June 22, 2018

On Tuesday, June 12, 2018, J.D. Greear, pastor of The Summit Church in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, was elected Southern Baptist Convention president during the 2018 annual meeting in Dallas, Texas.

It’s our privilege to represent his thriving radio ministry during such an exciting time.  Heard daily on the 25-minute radio broadcast, Summit Life, J.D. Greear is passionate about helping people live a life of unquenchable joy, reckless generosity and audacious faith.

In response to his election to the role of Southern Baptist Convention president, J.D. commented …

I covet your prayers for me, my family, and our church during this upcoming season.  I am – and always will be – first a husband and father and second a local church pastor.  Please pray that God gives all of us – my family, our church, and the denomination – grace for the future.

Read more of Pastor J.D.’s thoughts and goals for this new season in his recent blog post, Humility and Hope: My Prayer for the Southern Baptist Convention when you click on the link below.

The daily, 25-minute broadcast, Summit Life helps listeners dive deeper into the gospel, taking them from a static, passive faith into a vibrant and personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

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