Joshua Minatrea
Director of Communications
Mobile (972) 207-3037
Office (214) 887-5473

Kalie Lowrie
News Director
(214) 887-5494


Texas Baptists, or the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT), seeks to connect more than 5,300 affiliated Baptist churches in Texas with resources to aid in their work to fulfill God’s mission. Since its inception in 1886, Texas Baptists has been actively involved in education and social ministries, as well as evangelism and missions.


STATEMENT – November 6, 2017: Statement in response to FBC Sutherland Springs

STATEMENT – August 14, 2017: Statement in response to fatality

STATEMENT – February 12, 2018: Statement regarding CBF Illumination Project 

Press Releases

Press Release – February 12, 2018: Texas Baptists welcomes Tom Howe as Director of Urban Missions

Press Release – February 6, 2018: Texas Baptists welcomes John C. Halton as Senior Consultant of TBMF

Press Release – January 31, 2018: Texas Baptists awarded NAMB evangelism award

Press Release – January 19, 2018: Texas Baptists welcomes Daniel DeLeon as new Area 3 Representative

Press Release – January 16, 2018: Texas Baptists welcomes Steve Massey as Vice President of TBMF