Southern Baptist Evangelism Conference This Weekend

The president of the Southern Baptist Convention will headline a statewide conference in Meridian this weekend.

Dr. Fred Luter will be the guest preacher for the first night of the Mississippi Baptist Evangelism Conference. It begins Sunday at 6 p.m. at Northcrest Baptist Church.

The two-day event will feature several prominent ministers, including former SBC president, Johnny Hunt and Don Wilton, who serves as Dr. Billy Graham's pastor.

The conference is open to the public Sunday and all day Monday.