Credentials Committee named for Indy by SBC president
INDIANAPOLIS (BP)—Southern Baptist Convention President Jack Graham has named members of the Credentials Committee for the June 15-15 SBC annual meeting in Indianapolis.
Jeff Purvis, pastor of Westport Community Church in St. Louis, has been named as chairman.
Other members of the committee, listed by state, are:
ALABAMA -- Larry Felkins, director of missions, Chilton Baptist Association, Clanton; Doug Wever, pastor, Harvest Baptist Church, Harvest.
CALIFORNIA -- David Stone, director, Jews for Jesus, San Francisco.
COLORADO -- Rob Norris, director of missions, Mile High Baptist Association, Denver.
ILLINOIS -- John Gamblin, pastor, Grace Baptist Church, Granite City.
INDIANA -- Juan Sanchez, pastor, Ryker’s Ridge, Madison; Alan Scott, pastor, Cline Avenue Fellowship, Highland.
KANSAS -- Mark Hall, Wichita.
KENTUCKY -- Ronald Shaw, pastor, Community Baptist Church, Somerset; Art Beasley, pastor, Central Baptist Church, Winchester.
MARYLAND -- Deon Buffaloe, Fort Washington.
MISSOURI -- Jon Groves, associate pastor, Living Word Baptist Church, Poplar Bluff; Jim Locke, pastor, First Baptist Church, Forsyth.
MISSISSIPPI -- Scott Cappleman, pastor, Adaton Baptist Church, Starkville.
NEW MEXICO -- Bart Montgomery, director of missions, Alamagordo.
NEVADA -- Robert Boyd, pastor, Green Valley Baptist Church, Henderson; Nancy Patton, pastor’s wife, El Camino Baptist Church, North Las Vegas.
OHIO -- James Caldwell, pastor, First Baptist Church, Heath; Beth Sidel, Apple Creek.
OKLAHOMA -- Jim Lee, Edmond; Bob Shelton, minister of education, Northwest Baptist Church, Oklahoma City; Jamie Powell, pastor, First Baptist Church West Lawton, Lawton.
TENNESSEE -- John Shamblin, pastor, Briarwood Baptist Church, Cordova; Greg McCoy, pastor, First Baptist Church, Portland.
TEXAS -- Dwight McKissic, pastor, Cornerstone Baptist Church, Arlington.
VIRGINIA -- Chris King, pastor, Evergreen Baptist Church, Evergreen.