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Tim Christian named chairman of SBC Credentials Committee

ORLANDO, Fla. (BP)–Members of the Credentials Committee for the June 13-14 meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention in Orlando, Fla., have been named by SBC President Paige Patterson.

The committee will be chaired by Tim Christian, pastor, Island Pond Baptist Church, Hampstead, N.H.

Other committee members, listed by state, are:

ALABAMA–Tommy Fountain Sr., pastor, Golden Acres Baptist Church, Phenix City; David E. Prince, pastor, Raleigh Avenue Baptist Church, Birmingham; Mark Tolbert, pastor, Central Baptist Church, Decatur.

ARIZONA–Tom Allen, layman, First Southern Baptist Church, Avondale.

ARKANSAS–Ralph E. Clark, director of missions, Northwest Baptist Association, Rogers, Ark.

CALIFORNIA–Ginger Spradlin, layperson, Valley Baptist Church, Bakersfield.

COLORADO–James C. Sheets, pastor, Mt. Tabor Baptist
Church, Byers.

FLORIDA–Elroy Barber, pastor, Westside Baptist Church, Hollywood; L. Thomas Biles, executive director, Tampa Bay Baptist Association, Tampa; Troy Ingersoll, youth pastor, Westside Baptist Church, Fort Pierce; Darin Kress, pastor, Scott Lake Baptist Church, Lakeland.

INDIANA–Ron Lightfoot, pastor, Batesville Baptist Church, Batesville.

KANSAS–Jeff Dial, pastor, Celebration Baptist Church, Wichita.

LOUISIANA–James Craig, pastor, East Jena Baptist Church, Jena.

MICHIGAN–Michael A. Elsey, pastor, Ontwa Baptist Church, Edwardsburg, Mich.

MISSISSIPPI–Thomas Brill, pastor, Four Mile Creek Baptist Church, Moss Point; Daniel Caldwell, vice president for church relations, William Carey College, Hattiesburg.

NORTH CAROLINA–Jack Homesley, pastor, Christ Community Church, Huntersville; Jonathan McDonald, student, Union Baptist Church of Creedmoor.

SOUTH CAROLINA–Bill Dieckmann, associate director of church development, Columbia Metro Baptist Association.

TEXAS–Miles Seaborn, retired pastor, Birchman Baptist Church, Fort Worth; Thomas S. Weir, vice president for institutional advancement, Criswell College, Dallas.

WEST VIRGINIA–Floyd Smith, pastor, Hedgesville Baptist Church, Hedgesville.

VIRGINIA–Houston “Chip” Roberson, pastor, Bethel Baptist Church, Chesapeake.

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