The little rumors from yesterday are now official and Johnny Hunt will be nominated for convention president next month at the Southern Baptist Convention Annual meeting. Here are what some SBC Voices are saying.
On Johnny Hunt and the SBC Presidency: Nathan Finn offers his detailed break down of the pros and cons of Hunt’s candidacy along with an endorsement. This is the most in-depth discussion yet. Dr. Finn seems to have considered all the angles.
Johnny Hunt to be SBC presidential nominee: This is the official Baptist press story. They give some good biographical information on Johnny Hunt.
Woodstock’s Johnny Hunt allows name to be placed as SBC presidential nominee: The Christian Index (Georgia’s state Baptist newspaper) also covers the story in-depth. This article includes a lot of statistics to chew on.
SBC President: Ed Stetzer was on top of this story last night (he even got permission) and added his own 2¢ “It should be a good year with so many godly men interested in leading this convention through challenging times. Pray for God’s direction and guidance. I believe that God can bring us together and focus us on His mission.“