Dr. Grant Ethridge is the Senior Pastor of Liberty Baptist Church in Hampton Roads, Va. He holds six academic degrees, including a Doctor of Ministry and a Doctor of Divinity. He served as President of the National SBC Pastors’ Conference, as President of the Arkansas Baptist Convention, as President of the SBC of Virginia, and on many other state and national boards and agencies. Dr. Ethridge and his wife, Tammy, have four children and eight grandchildren. They have one son, Christian, who went to be with the Lord June 4, 1992.