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Author and speaker Mary Kassian speaks during the Ministers' Wives Luncheon June 19 during the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting. The event, which featured the theme 'The Hidden Person of the Heart,' was held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Photo by Bill Bangham View Photo

Frank Page, president of the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee, gives the second part of his report June 19 during the first day of the two-day Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Photo by Van Payne View Photo

C. Barry McCarty, chief parliamentarian for the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting, consults the Robert's Rules Book of Order during a discussion before a controversial vote regarding a possible name change of the SBC -- Great Commission Baptists -- for those who want to use it. Photo by Matt Miller View Photo

Jimmy Draper, chairman of the task force appointed to study a possible name change for the Southern Baptist Convention, presented the task force's recommendation to SBC messengers during the afternoon session on June 19 of the two-day annual meeting. The task force recommended the convention maintain its legal name but adopt an informal, non-legal name for those who want to use it: "Great Commission Baptists." Photo by Matt Miller View Photo

Ryan Stokes, assistant professor of Old Testament at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Ft. Worth, Texas, speaks during a report on the seminary June 20 during the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in New Orleans. Photo by Matt Miller View Photo

Matt Capps, associate pastor at Calvary Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, N.C., moderates a panel on adoption and orphan care sponsored by the North American Mission Board and Together for Adoption June 19 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. The panelists included (left to right): David Platt, pastor of The Church at Brook Hills in Birmingham, Ala.; Johnny Carr, national director of church partnerships for Bethany Christian Services, America's largest adoption agency; Russell Moore, dean of the School of Theology and senior vice president for academic administration at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky.; and Tony Merida, lead pastor of Imago Dei Church, Raleigh, N.C., and associate professor of preaching at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Photo by John Swain View Photo

Chris Jenkins, pastor of Unity Baptist Church in Prince George, Va., shares how his congregation ministered to an unengaged, unreached people group in West Africa during the International Mission Board report June 19. The report was part of the two-day Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. Photo by Bill Bangham View Photo

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held last June 19-20, 2012 in New Orleans, LA