Dear Southwest Region Conference Family: Christian greetings to each of you! My wife, Danielle, and I, along with our three daughters, would like to thank you very much for your prayers, support, and words of affirmation given our most recent election as President of the great Southwest Region Conference! We are elated to serve you and solicit your continued prayers and support as we seek to serve God and His people, and collectively, tell a dying world that Jesus saves! The question was asked of me, “Dr. Byrd, what do you plan......
On Sunday, May 23, the Southwest Region Conference Executive Committee convened at the Dallas City Temple Seventh-day Adventist Church to elect a new president. The committee met and prayerfully considered several esteemed candidates. After being led by the Holy Spirit, they ultimately voted to elect Dr. Carlton P. Byrd as president. In addition, the executive committee voted to name Philip Palmer to serve as interim executive secretary in addition to serving as conference treasurer. We praise the Lord for His presence and guidance during the meeting and congratulate Dr. Byrd in his......
On May 19, 2021, the office staff gathered to celebrate Elder Calvin Watkins, former President, and Elder Stephen Brooks, former Executive Secretary. Thank you for these six amazing years of leadership in our conference. May the Lord continue to bless the both of you, as you follow his lead to your next assignment. ...
The Lord has blessed the Southern Louisiana Community Services Federation with ways in which they continue to serve others during the current and ongoing COVID 19 Pandemic. Here are some encouraging pictures and testimonies of those served by the Ephesus Seventh-day Adventist Church of Covington, Louisiana. Adventist Community Services Director is Elder Glenn Bradley, and his Assistants are Elder Leonard Cade, Audrey Cade, Elsie Lott, Velma Weathersby and Jackie Bradley. Submitted by Irene Williams Ephesus SDA Community Service Lunch Testimonials Ms. Carrie Cyprian: We have been enjoying the lunches so much—–we......