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Join us in 2015 for the 195th Annual Meeting Session

South Carolina Baptist Convention

November 10 - 11, 2015
First Baptist Church - Spartanburg, SC


194th Annual Meeting Session
South Carolina Baptist Convention

November 11 - 12, 2014

Shandon Baptist Church
5250 Forest Drive
Columbia, SC  29206

Theme:  Live It


Video Messages by Dr. Richard Harris and Dr. Frank Page

Message by Dr. Richard Harris, Interim Executive Director-Treasurer
Message by Dr. Frank Page, President of the Executive Committee, Southern Baptist Convention

Wednesday Morning Session Report

Messengers elect 2015 officers; close calm and productive meeting

Tuesday Afternoon Session Report

Messengers consider changes to convention bylaws, approve resolutions, commission church plants

Tuesday Morning Session  Report

Messengers approve 2015 budget; meet interim executive-director treasurer

Messengers to consider recommendations from the ByLaws Committee

To see the recommendations that will be presented at the Annual Meeting, click here.
For a downloadable copy of the recommendations, click here.
To read a summary article of the changes, click here.

Live IT - the theme for this year's annual meeting

Watch the video at the button below for an explanation of the theme by SCBC President, D. J. Horton

Tuesday Evening Panel Discussion

Have you ever wondered what the future might look like in the Southern Baptist Convention and in our state convention?  Why not join us for a panel discussion before the Tuesday evening celebration at the Annual Meeting? Dinner will be served beginning at 5:30 p.m. under the tent, and the discussion will begin at 6:15 with panel discussion leaders Frank Page, Rocky Purvis, Dick Lincoln, Marshall Blalock, Matt Rogers, and Will Browning, facilitator.  Tickets for dinner will be available at the red umbrella in the hallway near the entrance to the church.

After the panel discussion, be sure to stay for the Worship Celebration!

Tuesday Evening Worship Celebration

November 11 - 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary
Charles Billingsley, Worship Leader
Highlights of the evening include:
  • Commissioning Missionaries
  • Message by DJ Horton, 2014 Convention President
  • Mass choir from Anderson Mill Road Baptist Church, Cherry Hill Missionary Baptist Church, Lexington Baptist Church
  • Greetings from Tim Scott, U. S. Senator from South Carolina

2014 Pastors' Conference

Monday, November 10, 2014
North Trenholm Baptist Church
6515 North Trenholm Road
Columbia, SC  29206

Travel Information and Hotel Accommodations


Exhibit Hall Hours:
Tuesday - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday - 8:00 a.m. - 12 Noon

2014 Auxiliary Meetings

Information about Auxiliary Meetings will be posted when it is received.
North Greenville University Alumni & Friends Luncheon
Tuesday, November 11
12:00 Noon
North Trenholm Baptist Church
Cost is $10 for Shealy’s BBQ. Complimentary bus transportation will be provided from Shandon Baptist to North Trenholm Baptist. The buses will begin pickup at 11:15 a.m. Tickets are required and may be picked up at the NGU booth in the Exhibit Hall on Tuesday morning.

Annual Meeting Contact Information

For the Media


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