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DULUTH, Ga. (BP) -- Georgia Baptist Mission Board Executive Director W. Thomas Hammond, Jr., rolled out restructuring plans Tuesday (March 12) during the Mission Board's executive committee meeting.
With various multi-colored maps on display, Hammond's report on the mission board's future included details on how there will be no "Baptist Building," no large collection of departments and no expectations of attending meetings that often involve a stop-and-go crawl through Atlanta traffic. Hammond also outlined a new focus for resourcing churches and pastors, the ones he calls his "heroes." Read More