Today we present an interview with Les Puryear, pastor of Lewisville Baptist Church in Lewisville, North Carolina. Les is one of six men who will be nominated to succeed Dr. Frank Page as president of the Southern Baptist Convention at the annual meeting next month in Indianapolis. The other candidates are (in alphabetical order):
Tim Rogers conducted this interview in person in Les’s office in Lewisville. The variations you may notice in the volume are the result of some equalization of volume that was necessary.
Tomorrow we plan to post an interview with Pastor Wiley Drake of California. It is our hope that these interviews have been helpful to our readers as we approach this important decision in the life of our convention.