Featured Speakers

Preachers:
Rev. Dr. Delvin Atchison Rev. Dr. Delvin Atchison Senior Pastor Westside Baptist Church Lewisville, TX
Rev. Dr. Jerry Carter Rev. Dr. Jerry Carter Senior Pastor Calvary Baptist Church Morristown, NJ
Rev. Dr. Cynthia Hale Rev. Dr. Cynthia Hale Founder and Senior Pastor Ray of Hope Christian Church Decatur, GA
Rev. Dr. Raquel Lettsome Rev. Dr. Raquel Lettsome Associate Minister Union African Methodist Episcopal ChurchMiddletown, NY
Rev. Dr. Maurice Watson Rev. Dr. Maurice Watson Senior Pastor Metropolitan Baptist ChurchLargo, MD
Plenary Speakers:
Rev. Dr. Kenyatta Gilbert Rev. Dr. Kenyatta Gilbert Professor of Homiletics Howard University School of Divinity Washington, DC
Rev. Dr. Robert Smith, Jr. Rev. Dr. Robert Smith, Jr. Charles T. Carter Baptist Chair of Divinity Beeson Divinity School Birmingham, AL
Rev. Dr. Frank Thomas Rev. Dr. Frank Thomas Nettie Sweeney and Hugh Th. Miller Professor of Homiletics and Director of the PhD in African American Preaching and Sacred Rhetoric Program Christian Theological SeminaryIndianapolis, IN
Legacy Award Recipient:
Rev. Dr. S.J. Gilbert Rev. Dr. S.J. Gilbert Pastor Emeritus Mt. Sinai Baptist ChurchHouston, TX