Where is Mac Brunson now?
Mac Brunson, who joined Valleydale as its new senior pastor in July, has served as the lead pastor at two churches that are among the 75 largest churches in the Southern Baptist Convention: First Baptist Church Dallas and, more recently, First Baptist Church of Jacksonville (Florida).
What happened First Baptist Jacksonville?
Jacksonville’s First Baptist Church will not pursue its plan to sell a majority of its Downtown campus and consolidate to “The Hobson Block” as offers to buy its property dwindled amid the COVID-19 pandemic. First Baptist Senior Pastor Heath Lambert announced the church leadership’s decision Aug.
Who is the pastor at Woodstock First Baptist?
First Baptist Church of Woodstock has named Jeremy Morton to co- pastor and work alongside Johnny Hunt as the church’s longtime leader prepares to transition into a new role with North American Mission Board, according to an announcement at www.fbcw.org.
Why are Baptists called Baptists?
In 1612, Thomas Helwys established a Baptist congregation in London, consisting of congregants from Smyth’s church. A number of other Baptist churches sprang up, and they became known as the General Baptists. The Particular Baptists were established when a group of Calvinist Separatists adopted believers’ Baptism.
How many people attended First Baptist at Woodstock?
The attendance was 1,027 members.
What is Johnny Hunt doing now?
Hunt spent over 30 years as the pastor of First Baptist Church in Woodstock, Ga., one of the largest churches in the United States, and served two years as president of the Southern Baptist Convention before transitioning to his current role as the senior vice president of evangelism and leadership for the North