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  • W.C. Fields, SBC public relations pioneer, dies at 96

    December 5 2018 by Art Toalston, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    W.C. Fields, SBC public relations pioneer, dies at 96

    W.C. Fields, a forerunner in denominational journalism as vice president for public relations for the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) Executive Committee from 1959-1987, died Dec. 3 in Nashville at age 96. As an Executive Committee vice president, Fields was the SBC’s press representative and director of Baptist Press, the convention’s news service.

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  • Frank Page announces retirement as SBC Exec. Comm. president

    March 27 2018 by Art Toalston, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Frank Page announces retirement as SBC Exec. Comm. president

    Frank S. Page, president and chief executive officer of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Executive Committee (EC) since 2010, has announced his retirement. In a letter to EC members, Page wrote, “It has been my joy and honor to serve the Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention for eight years.

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  • N.C. Baptists increase mission offering gifts

    January 30 2012 by Dianna L. Cagle, BR Assistant Managing Editor | with 0 comments

    North Carolina Baptists seem to have a tender heart when it comes to missions. In 2011, giving to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, Annie Armstrong Easter Offering and the North Carolina Missions Offering (NCMO) exceeded amounts contributed in 2010.

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