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139th Annual Session
New Orleans, Louisiana
September 2-6, 2019

Dr. Jerry Young, President

Dr. Harry Blake, Vice President at Large
Dr. Calvin McKinney, General Secretary

On this page you'll find general information and announcements concerning the next Annual Session as it becomes available for publication.

General Information & Announcements 

2019 Annual Session News

Fashion Share sponsored by the Woman's Auxiliary

23rd Annual Fashion Share Presented by the Woman's Auxiliary Sis. Cynthia P. Smith, President Sis. Paula S. Davis, National Coordinator Click here for the flyer. What: Outreach Project When: Monday, September …Read More

Family Fun Fest sponsored by the Home Mission Board

The Home Mission Board will sponosr a Family Fun Fest on Monday, September 2, 2019 from 10 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Progressive Baptist Church, 1214 South Robertson Street, New Orleans, LA, Dr. Willie Gable, Jr. - Host …Read More

Home Mission Board's Annual Awards Fellowship & Recognition Luncheon

The Home Mission Baord's Annual Awards Fellowship & Recognition Luncheon will be held on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 from 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel, 2 Poydras Street, New …Read More

Home Mission Board Rally 2019

Home Mission Board Rally at the Parent Body Session Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:30 a.m. New Orleans Convention Center 900 Convention Center Blvd Exhibit Hall E Rally Preacher: Rev. Dr. C. P. Preston, Jr., Peaceful …Read More

President's Educational Banquet featuring Rev. Al Sharpton

The 2019 Local Host Committee announces Rev. Al Sharpton, President of the National Action Network (NAN) will be the featured speaker for this year's President's Educational Banquet. Ticket …Read More

Music - The Living Legends Award 2019 (Deadline Aug. 15)

The Music and Worship Arts Auxiliary presents The Living Legends Award on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Please send a letter of recommendation to by August 15, 2019 Click here for the flyer. 

2019 Annual Session Basics


Registration (online and mail-in) for 2018 begins on January 1, 2018 and ends on December 31, 2018.  You may register three ways for the Annual Session:  by mail, online or in person in the Registration Hall.  Note:  Online registration will close temporarily from August 20 to September 30, 2017. 



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