The struggle comes in big churches, and little churches:
Unfortunately, another large SBC church is in the secular press because of transitional problems. This time it's the 4000 member First Baptist Church of Daytona Beach, FL. It was just six months ago that Pastor David Cox officially took over the reigns from well-liked long-term pastor Bobby Welch (the former president of the Southern Baptist Convention). While he served as senior associate under Welch for over two years, the response to his leadership in the first six months has led to a congregational meeting, which, of course, was reported on by the media... Read More.