National Baptist Congress of Christian Education

Congress President


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The National Baptist Congress of Christian Education (Congress) serves as the primary training arm of the Convention.  and was constituted to fulfill Objective #3 of Article III of the Constitution of the National Baptist Convention, U.S.A., Inc.:
“To encourage and support Christian Education.”
Its principal training activity is conducted at the Congress Annual Session in June with additional year-round educational opportunities. The Congress of Christian Education has met in its annual sessions continually since 1906.
Presidents of the Congress include a distinguished group of erudite and dynamic Christian men: Dr. D. W. Cannon, Dr. W. H. Jernagin, Dr. O. Clay Maxwell, Dr. E. A. Freeman, Dr. T. Oscar Chappelle, Sr., Dr. A. Lincoln James, Sr., Dr. Samuel Austin, Dr. Robert G. Brown, Dr. R. B. Holmes and the current President, Dr. George W. Waddles.

Congress of Christian Education Meetings & Events

8th Annual Married Couples Conference (Memphis, TN)

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 – this is an all day event

Christ & quot;Making Magnificent Marriages for Christ & quot; Registration Deadline is January 31, 2013 (1/3/2013 for hotel) Conference will be held at Peabody Hotel 149 Union Avenue Memphis, TN 38103 Click here for more information read more

Friday, March 22, 2013 – this is an all day event

Registration Deadline: February 15, 2013 The conference will be held at: Baptist World Center 1700 Baptist World Center Drive Nashville, TN 37207 Click here for more information read more


Monday, June 17 thru Friday, June 21, 2013  St. Louis, Missouri. We are proud to announce that we will be returning to St. Louis for the 108th Annual Session the week of June 16-21, 2013. This is an opportunity for learning and fellowship that you will not want to miss. Our theme will be “Solidarity with the Savior through His Works” Scriptures Matthew 5:16; John 10:32; Titus 2:14; Hebrews 13:21.

Monday, August 5, 2013 – time has not been set for this event

Event Description 55th ANNUAL STATE CONGRESS OF CHRISTIAN EDUCATION. Rev. Dr. Jimmie L. Bryant- Congress President – Rev. Dr. James B. Sampson Convention President Event Location LAKE BUENA VISTA HOTEL & RESORT 1900 BUENA VISTA … read more

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    Contact Information

    203 Erie Boulevard East
    Rome, NY 13440
    (315) 337-0674
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    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 6245
    Syracuse, NY 13217-6245


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    Quarterly & Annual Sessions and Joint Auxiliary Meetings

    February 8, 2014                                          August 2, 2014

    15th First Quarterly Session                              Joint Meeting

    New Jerusalem MBC                                     Location: Corning

    9:30 A.M.                                                           10:00 A.M.

    May 17, 2014                                        August 11 – 15, 2014

    Joint Meeting                        Congress of Christian Education

    Location: Rome                                              Location: TBA

    10:00 A.M.                                                       3:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

    June 28, 2014                    September 28 – October 3, 2014

    15th Second Quarterly Session           49th Annual Session

    Location: TBA                                                Location: TBA

    9:30 A.M.                                                        6:30 P.M.

    Advisory/Executive Board Meetings:

    January 30, 2014                                    September 18, 2014

    Location: Mt. Pleasant MBC                             Location: TBA

    6:00 P.M.                                                              6:00 P.M.

    May 22, 2014                                            November 11, 2014

    Location: TBA                                                     Location: TBA

    6:00 P.M.                                                             6:00 P.M.


    Rev. Tommy Ray Jackson, Sr.