With 14½ million members, the Southern Baptist Convention is the largest non-Catholic denomination in the United States. There are congregations of every size and ethnicity scattered throughout each state in the Union.
Better Together. These words are not mere sentimentalism, but represent both a historic Baptist and a biblical appeal. We are actually Better Together.
I typically like to give our staff a theme each year. This year's theme is "Together." I have told our staff it is more critical than ever that we support one another and are united in our efforts.
In August, we celebrated Dr. Todd Gray's one-year anniversary as executive director-treasurer of the Kentucky Baptist Convention. I think it's safe to say it has been an interesting year!
I encourage you to leave a lasting legacy that will continue to build His kingdom until He returns. The foundation is part of the Kentucky Baptist Convention family and is here to serve in the area of stewardship, charitable giving and estate planning.
So many factors in 2020 have worked to pull and to keep people apart. But the theme for this year's annual meeting, the Gospel to Every Home, represents an opportunity for Kentucky Baptists to truly be Better Together.