EUGENE, Ore. (BP) — Northwest Baptist Convention messengers elected Oregon pastor Steve Schenewerk as president, welcomed 11 churches into affiliation and approved a $5.1 million budget for next year that eliminates 13 staff positions but increases funding for Southern Baptist Convention causes worldwide. With “Courage, Call & Community” as its theme, the convention’s 64th annual […]
YAKIMA, Wash. (BP)–Messengers to the Northwest Baptist Convention elected Bill Crews, former president and chancellor of Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary, as executive director during their Nov. 13-14 annual meeting at the convention center in Yakima, Wash. Crews, 71, had been serving as the convention’s interim executive director since April 1. A search committee recommended […]
SALEM, Ore. (BP)--Messengers to the Northwest Baptist Convention’s Nov. 14-15 annual meeting approved a record $5.6 million budget and asked the convention’s executive board to consider reinstating a longtime staff member following his controversial resignation earlier this year.
SPOKANE, Wash. (BP)--Northwest Baptist Convention messengers adopted a $5.5 million budget for 2006 and elected Washington pastor Tim Crownover as president during their annual meeting Nov. 8-9 in eastern Washington.