Author: Terry Turner

Dr. Terry M. Turner organized and planted Mesquite Friendship Baptist Church in Mesquite, Texas, in 1991, and continues to serve as the pastor. He has been married for 35 years to his wife Nancy; they have four children, one son-in-law, three daughter-in-laws and 11 grandchildren. Turner was the 2011 president of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention Bible Conference. He served as president of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention from 2012-2013 and was the inaugural president of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention African American Fellowship. He earned a Doctor of Ministry in Christian Education at Dallas Theological Seminary in 2014. Twitter: @turnermaurice

Confronting the World with Christian Affections

Jonathan Edwards, the extraordinary evangelist of the Great Awakening, wrote the classic book A Treatise Concerning Religious Affections in 1746. This amazing manuscript instructs how the presence of “True Christian Affections” in the life of a Christian w... Read More »