HARRODSBURG—Hitachi's layoffs sent a "ripple" through the community and Harrodsburg Baptist Church wanted to soften the setback with a little help.
LOUISVILLE—Two top assistants to outgoing Kentucky Baptist Convention Executive Director Paul Chitwood will serve together as interim leaders of the organization while a search committee works to find his replacement.
ROCKVILLE, Va.—About a decade ago, Paul Chitwood became convinced God was calling him to mobilize missions and missionaries, he told International Mission Board trustees. That call culminated Nov. 15, he said, with his election as president of the International Mission Board.
RICHMOND—The International Mission Board has a new president, and trustees from Kentucky couldn't be more pleased with their board's choice.
PIKEVILLE— Tim Searcy, pastor of Allen Baptist Church in Prestonsburg, was elected as president of the Kentucky Baptist Convention at the organization's annual meeting in Pikeville Nov. 13.