Our Registration staff doing an excellent job accommodating pastors, ministers and lay members during registration at our Spring Session that was held in Natchez.
Angela Carson, State Faith-Based Initiative Director and Derrick Johnson, President of the MS NAACP continue working together to educate members about current issues and to bring resources to member churches.
The State Laymen's sponsored a Bible Bowl for young men during their recent Super Men's Conference held in Yazoo City. Pictured from L to R Joseph Thomas( president of Yazoo County Laymen ), Daden Mack (overall bible bowl Champ), Devin Thompson (2-6 grade champ 2nd place overall),Johnny Wilson (Executive Director Yazoo County Laymen), Carl Thomas ( Bible Bowl coordinator), Ron Jamieson(Youth Coordinator), L.C. Mitchell (Interim Executive Director of General Missionary Baptist State Convention of Mississippi, Inc.
The General Baptist Association of Mississippi was organized in October 1872, at Columbus, Mississippi when Reverend Jesse Freeman Boulden of Columbus resisted efforts of others to bring his associational work into the General Convention. The General Baptist Association was what the writer would call an "Association of Associations".