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IMB presidential nominations accepted through May 15

Flags from numerous countries line Regent Street in London, where cultural diversity is celebrated daily, as well as leading up to special events such as the Olympics. More than 300 languages are spoken by the people of London, a vast majority of them who do not attend church or pray. (IMB Photo)

RICHMOND, VA – The International Mission Board’s Presidential Search Committee is accepting nominations for the agency’s next president. The committee, chaired by Chuck Pourciau, senior pastor of Broadmoor Baptist Church in Shreveport, Louisiana, released the following statement April 12, 2018:

The International Mission Board Presidential Search Committee has benefited greatly from your prayers and input during the early stage of this process. We continue to desire your help as we seek the person God has chosen to be the next leader of the IMB.

Currently, we are in the process of receiving nominations and will continue to accept nominations for the position through May 15, 2018. If God leads. you to submit a nomination to the committee, please do so by emailing us at

We covet your prayers until this task is done.


The IMB Presidential Search Committee



Julie McGowan, APR. Julie is the Public Relations Manager for the International Mission Board, SBC and resides in Richmond, VA.

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