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National Baptist Convention
Convicted felon loses bid to regain top Baptist post
National Baptist Convention chooses Julius Scruggs instead
Oct 20, 2009
Despite a highly publicized effort to regain the presidency of the nation’s largest African-American Baptist denomination, disgraced pastor Henry Lyons overwhelmingly lost his election bid last month.
ProgressiveBaptists elect new top executive
Walter Parrish III
Sep 22, 2009
A New Jersey pastor who once worked for American Baptist Churches USA has been chosen as the top executive for the Progressive National Baptist Convention, one of the leading black Baptist denominations.
Black Baptists, college form partnership
Georgetown College in Georgetown, Kentucky
Sep 06, 2005
Associated Baptist Press
Officials from four leading African-American Baptist conventions gathered at a historically white Baptist college in Kentucky and launched a new partnership.