Bostick, pastor of Oakland Baptist Church, Corinth, since 1984, was born in Houston, TX, and grew up in Memphis, TN. He is
a graduate of Blue Mountain College, and received a Master of Divinity and Doctorate of Ministry from Southern Baptist Theological
Seminary. Randy was saved at the age of 15, surrendered to the ministry at 16, and has served as a full-time pastor since age 19.
Former Mississippi church pastorates are Tishomingo BC, Tishomingo; Pine Grove BC, Ripley; and Shady Grove BC, Pontotoc. He and his
wife, Sharon, have three children, Ginger, April, and Reid.
Dalrymple, pastor of Fairview BC, Columbus, since 1984, is an Alabama native. He is a graduate of Athens College, Athens,
AL, and received a Master of Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He also served as pastor of Moulton BC, Moulton,
AL, and as associate pastor of FBC, Decatur, AL. He served on the Convention Boards of the Alabama Baptist Convention and the
Mississippi Baptist Convention. SBC committee service includes the Committee on Boards and Agencies and the Committee on
Nominations. He and his wife, Carol, have two children, Clint and Julie.
Jr., senior pastor of the Franklin Avenue BC, New Orleans, LA, since 1986, has preached all across the country for various
revivals, evangelism conferences, and associational and state convention meetings. He was honored and humbled to be chosen as the
first African American to preach the convention sermon at the Southern Baptist Convention. He has been married to his wife,
Elizabeth, for over 25 years and says she is the most influential person in his life. They are the parents of two children, Kimberly
and Fred “Chip” Luter, III.
currently serves as the SBC strategist for Global Evangelical Relations. He crisscrosses North America and the globe strengthening
existing relationships and starting new relationships with like-minded evangelicals for the sake of Empowering Kingdom Growth. Prior
to this position, he served as president of the Southern Baptist Convention 2004-06 and was the pastor of FBC, Daytona Beach, FL,
for 32 years. He continues to be the originator of the F.A.I.T.H Evangelism/Discipleship Strategy used around the world.