Dr. C. S. Gordon to be installed as new president of the LMBSC

By Sheila H. Franklin |  September 21, 2010

Dr. C. S. Gordon, Jr., President
Installation Services – October 1, 2010
New Orleans, Louisiana

The Louisiana Missionary Baptist State Convention will mark its 138th year with the installation of President C.S. Gordon Jr., his Executive Cabinet, Board of Directors and Officers.  This historic moment will take place on October 1, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. in New Orleans, Louisiana at the New Zion Baptist Church located at 2319 Third Street.  The theme is “Building Upon the Foundation of Jesus the Christ!”  I Corinthians 3:9-11 (KJV)  You are cordially invited to share in this ceremony and hear our most esteemed National Baptist Convention USA, Inc. President, Dr. Julius R. Scruggs. 

President Gordon’s vision for the LMBSC includes a life of service by the power of The Holy Spirit and one which embraces all constituents of Louisiana.  He is committed to the mission of the NBCUSA, Inc. and continues to work diligently throughout our convention having held several leadership positions.  Presently, Dr. Gordon serves as the Second Assistant Secretary and Board Member for our national convention.  Dr. Gordon is entering his twenty-fourth year as the Pastor of New Zion Baptist Church and continues to inspire NZBC to support our state and national conventions, respectively. He also serves as Moderator, Baptist Pastors Conference of Greater New Orleans and Vicinity and President, United Baptist Association, Inc.

Dr. Gordon previously served as the General Secretary for the LMBSC under Immediate Past President, Dr. Harry Blake and Recording Secretary. Special hotel accommodations have been secured by the Louisiana Missionary Baptist State Convention.  The special rate of $99.00 per night plus tax can be obtained by using our reservation group code: LBM.  Please call The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans Waldorf Astoria Collection at 1 (800) WALDORF or (504) 648-1200.  For further information please contact: Sister Sheila H. Franklin, Executive Assistant to the President at Louisiana Missionary Baptist Association office:  (504) 891-1103 or  fax: (504) 891-4403 ~ Email Address: shfranklin@bellsouth.net.        
 Submitted by: Shelia H. Franklin