Ardmore Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, N.C., has called the following ministry staff: Ellen Price, minister of invitation and hospitality; Mike Nuckolls, minister of missional engagement; Jim Davidson, music and arts educator; and Julie Suggs, preschool director.
Mack Hannah died Aug. 20 in Dunwoody, Ga., at age 66. He served as pastor of Harpeth Heights Baptist Church in Bellevue, Tenn., and Dunwoody Baptist Church in Atlanta. Also, he served at Belmont University in Nashville as vice president of spiritual development.
Ron Hinson is pastor of Lafayette Baptist Church in Fayetteville, N.C. He previously served as pastor of First Baptist Church in Whiteville, N.C.
J. Brent Walker has announced plans to retire at the end of 2016 as executive director of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty. He has worked with the Washington, D.C.-based organization since 1989 and has been the group’s leader since 1999.