HOME > NEWSROOM > MEDIA SOURCE > NRB Members > David Platt elected IMB president

David Platt elected IMB president

August 27, 2014

David Platt was elected president of the Southern Baptist International Mission Board today (Aug. 27) by board trustees, meeting at the IMB's International Learning Center in Rockville, Va.

Platt, 36, pastor of The Church at Brook Hills, a Southern Baptist congregation in Birmingham, Ala., will take office effective immediately as president of the 169-year-old organization, the largest denominational missionary-sending body among American evangelicals. More than 4,800 Southern Baptist international missionaries serve worldwide.



Get the Media Source Newsletter on your smartphone or tablet now!

iphone
Android

 


Latest News

Salem Launches Eric Metaxas Show

On Monday, Salem Media Group launched The Eric Metaxas Show, a new two-hour talk program, in 26 of the top 30 radio markets.

Posted

Oregon Rep Wants Low Power Protection

Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) sent a letter to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler with a simple message...

Posted

FSR Pushes for Cybersecurity Legislation

The Financial Services Roundtable (FSR), the lobby for financial services companies...

Posted

Failing liberal states losing residents by the millions

Americans are flocking to red states in droves. As reported by the Daily Signal on Sunday, a new study from the American Legislative Exchange Council finds that California...

Posted

More News


Headlines