Wed, October 22, 2014 10:00 AM
Featured Speaker: Dr. Jeff Palmer is Executive Director of Baptist Global Response, a global Southern Baptist Relief and Development organization located in Nashville, Tennessee. Baptist Global Response works to help the poorest of the poor through disaster relief, community development and connecting Southern Baptist resources to strategic needs around the world. Jeff grew up in New Johnsonville, Tennessee. Dr. Palmer obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Union University (1981), Masters of Agriculture from Murray State University (1983) and attended Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (1988). Dr. Palmer along with his wife Regina, have served over 20 years with the International Mission Board based in Southeast Asia. Both have utilized their expertise in agriculture and health care to help people in need as well as proclaim the Kingdom among those they have worked with through the years. In 2006, the Palmers were asked to initiate a new Southern Baptist international relief and development organization called Baptist Global Response. They are originally located in Singapore but have now moved back to Nashville and live in Mt. Juliet. They have three children: Daniel, Sarah, and Ethan. Their older two children are married and they have one grandchild, Issac.
10:00 A.M. ET Chapel Presentation in Ransdell Chapel