6th Annual Meeting of the Baptist General Convention of Missouri

April 4-5, 2008
Fee Fee Baptist Church
11330 St. Charles Rock Road
Bridgeton, Missouri
Theme: Faith in Action: Making the Most of Every Opportunity (Ephesians 5:15-17)
Jim Hill, Executive Director
Dennis Goskie, Music & Worship Coordinator

Video Archives

Friday Afternoon, April 4, 2008
12:00 p.m. Registration and Exhibits Open
12:45 p.m. Pre-Session Music
Annual Meeting Welcome
1:00 p.m. Call to Order Harlan Spurgeon
Welcome, Scripture Reading & Opening Prayer Randy Fullerton
1:05 p.m. Approval of Program
Approval of Rules
Time of Worship
1:10 p.m. Worship & Music
1:15 p.m. Executive Director’s Address Jim Hill
1:35 p.m. Registration Report
1:40 p.m. Worship & Music
1:50 p.m. Convention Sermon Scott Harrison
2:20 p.m. Break

Ministry Reports and Business Session
2:40 p.m. Worship & Music
2:50 p.m. Business Session Harlan Spurgeon
Board of Directors Report
Adoption of Proposed Budget for 2008-2009
First Priority Team Report Jim Hill
Faith in Action: Partners in Ministry
3:30 p.m. Institutional Reports
The Baptist Home Steve Jones
MBCH Children and Family Ministries Raymond Kenison
Word and Way Bill Webb
Missouri Baptist Foundation James Smith
3:50 p.m. Worship & Music
4:00 p.m. Message Wallace S. Hartsfield
4:30 p.m. Benediction Mark Cline

Friday Evening, April 4, 2008
5:00 p.m. – Missions Banquet for All Messengers & Guests
Hosted by the Missions Mobilization Team (Reservations Required)
Speakers: Gary Snowden, Missions Mobilization Team Leader
Jose Samol, President, Guatemalan Baptist Convention
Call to Worship
6:30 p.m. Pre-Session Music
6:45 p.m. Call to Order Harlan Spurgeon
Scripture Reading & Prayer Warren Hoffman
6:55 p.m. Worship & Music
7:05 p.m. Special Presentations
Faith in Action: Missions & Evangelism
7:15 p.m. Worship & Music
Offering for Annual Meeting Expenses
7:30 p.m. Message William R. O’Brien
8:00 p.m. Worship & Music
8:10 p.m. Greetings from Partnership Representatives Harlan Spurgeon
North American Baptist Fellowship & the Baptist World Alliance
Baptist General Convention of Texas
Guatemala Baptist Convention
8:20 p.m. Worship & Music
8:30 p.m. Message Ronald L. Bobo, Sr.
9:00 p.m. Benediction Paul Powell
After Evening Session
Fellowship & Refreshments for Messengers & Guests
Compliments of the Partnership of Baptist Ministries

Saturday Morning, April 5, 2008
8:15 a.m. Pre-Session Music
Call to Worship
8:30 a.m. Call to Order Harlan Spurgeon
Scripture Reading & Prayer Daniel Chisholm
8:35 a.m. Worship & Music
Ministry Reports and Business Session
8:45 a.m. Registration Report
8:50 a.m. Worship & Music
9:00 a.m. Election of Officers and Directors
9:10 a.m. Report of Convention Committees
Order of Business Committee Steve Long
Committee on Convention Committees Jack Blaylock
Nominating Committee Chris Cook
Corporate Documents Committee Joe Copeland
Credentials Committee Rudy Pulido
9:35 a.m. President’s Address Harlan Spurgeon
10:05 a.m. Break
Faith in Action: Partners in Ministry
10:25 a.m. Institutional Reports
Missouri Baptist University R. Alton Lacey
William Jewell College David Sallee
Southwest Baptist University C. Pat Taylor
Hannibal-LaGrange College Woodrow Burt
Windermere Baptist Conference Center Dan Bench
Time of Worship
10:50 a.m. Worship & Music
Offering for Annual Meeting Expenses
11:10 a.m. Message William R. O’Brien
11:40 a.m. Recognition of Officers Jim Hill
11:50 a.m. Introduction of New Officers and Board
11:55 a.m. Benediction New Convention President
12:00 p.m. Adjourn

Annual Meeting Program Leadership
Sondra Allen, Secretary, BGCM, Jefferson City
Jack Blaylock, Chairperson, Committee on Convention Committees, BGCM, Columbia
Dan Bench, President, Windermere Baptist Conference Center, Roach
Ronald L. Bobo, Sr., Senior Pastor, West Side Missionary Baptist Church, St. Louis
Woodrow Burt, President, Hannibal-LaGrange College, Hannibal
Daniel Chisholm, Senior Pastor, University Heights Baptist Church, Springfield
Mark Cline, Pastor, Dorsett Village Church, St. Louis
Chris Cook, Pastor, Parkade Baptist Church & Chairperson, Nominating Committee, Columbia
Joe Copeland, Chairperson, Corporate Documents Committee, BGCM, Florissant
Randy Fullerton, Pastor, Fee Fee Baptist Church, Bridgeton
Dennis Goskie, Minister of Music, Fee Fee Baptist Church, Bridgeton
Bruce Hadley, Vice President, BGCM, Windsor
Scott Harrison, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church, Lee’s Summit
Wallace S. Hartsfield, Retired Pastor, Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church, Kansas City,
and Vice President-At-Large, National Baptist Convention of America, Inc.
Jim Hill, Executive Director, BGCM
Warren Hoffman, Senior Pastor, Third Baptist Church, St. Louis
Steve Jones, President, The Baptist Home, Ironton
Brian Kaylor, Communications Specialist, BGCM
Raymond Kenison, President, MBCH Children and Family Ministries
Veronica Kramer, Executive Assistant, BGCM
Alton Lacey, President, Missouri Baptist University, St. Louis
Steve Long, Chairperson, Order of Business Committee, BGCM, Marceline
Jeanie McGowan, Team Leader, Leadership Development, BGCM
William R. O’Brien, Co-Director, BellMitra Associates, Frisco, TX
Bob Perry, Team Leader, Congregational Health, BGCM
Paul Powell, Pastor, Kingshighway Baptist Church, St. Louis
Rudy Pulido, Chairperson, Credentials Committee & Pastor, Southwest Baptist Church, St.
David Sallee, President, William Jewell College, Liberty
James Smith, President, Missouri Baptist Foundation, Jefferson City
Gary Snowden, Team Leader, Missions Mobilization, BGCM
Harlan Spurgeon, President, BGCM, Springfield
Owen Taylor, Team Leader, Church Planting, BGCM
Pat Taylor, President, Southwest Baptist University, Bolivar
Bill Webb, Editor, Word&Way, Jefferson City


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