Event Message

The Gospel and the Future of Multi-Ethnic Ministry

Jun 9, 2018

Travis Wussow moderates a discussion between Trillia Newbell, Juan Sanchez, Afshin Ziafat, and Josh Smith at the Southern Baptist Convention Pre-Conference in Dallas, Texas, on June 9, 2018.

Trillia Newbell

Trillia Newbell is the author of  Enjoy: Finding the Freedom to Delight Daily in God’s Good Gifts (2016),  Fear and Faith: Finding the Peace Your Heart Craves (2015) and United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity (2014). Her writings on issues... Read More

Travis Wussow

Travis Wussow serves as the Vice President for Public Policy and General Counsel. Travis led the ERLC’s first international office located in the Middle East prior to joining the Washington DC office. He received a B.B.A. in Finance from The... Read More

Afshin Ziafat

Afshin was born in Houston, Texas. He moved with his family to their native country of Iran when he was two years old. In the midst of the Islamic Revolution in Iran, Afshin’s family moved back to Houston when he... Read More

J. Josh Smith

J. Josh Smith is the lead pastor of MacArthur Boulevard Baptist Church in Irving, Texas.  Read More

Juan Sanchez

Juan Sanchez is the Pastor of High Pointe Baptist Church in Austin, Texas and author of Seven Dangers Facing Your Church. His family consists of his wife, Jeanine, and his five daughters. Read More