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SBTC annual meeting provides fellowship opportunities Nov. 12-13

September 4th, 2018 / By: Stephanie Heading / comments

SBTC annual meeting provides fellowship opportunities Nov. 12-13

HOUSTON--As the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention holds its annual meeting, Nov. 12-13 at Second Baptist Church North Campus in Kingwood, conducting business isn't the only item on the agenda. Messengers will also have opportunities to fellowship and network while sharing meals at multiple events.

Pastors age 40 and under and their wives are invited to the NextGen Roundtable & Reception on Monday, Nov. 12.  From 3:15 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. Roundtable Talks & NextGen Wives Worship will take place in Building B, Second Floor, followed by a reception and panel discussion from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Building B, room 212, with speakers Terry Turner, Matt Boswell, and Gregg Matte. The NextGen events are free with registration available online.

The Church Revitalization Dinner will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Nov. 12, in the Family Life Center. Hosted by Kenneth Priest of SBTC and Mark Clifton of the North American Mission Board, the dinner will cover "Revitalize and Replant."  The SBTC Revitalization Team will be available immediately following the dinner for questions. Cost is $10.

All pastors, church leaders, and church members of SBTC churches and guests are invited to the SBTC 20th Anniversary Reception on Monday, Nov. 12, at 9 p.m. in the Family Life Center to celebrate 20 years of mission and ministry through Southern Baptists in Texas.

On  Tuesday, Nov. 13, the free President's Luncheon will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. with breakout sessions at various locations. Attendees will be able to select two 40-minute breakout sessions on relevant topics.

The Missions Dinner, featuring a panel discussion on "Texas Churches Planting Texas Churches" will convene on Tuesday, Nov. 13, from4:45 to 5:45 p.m.  The panel members include current SBC President J.D. Greear of Summit Church in Raleigh-Durham, N.C ; Terry Turner of Mesquite Friendship Baptist Church; Nathan Lino of Northeast Houston Baptist Church in Humble; and Aaron Scarbrough of Graceview Church in Burleson. The panel will be moderated by Doug Hixson. Cost is $10.

To register for all meals, visit