Southern Baptists gather in Kentucky for annual meeting

Friday, June 19, 2009 | 12:18 p.m. CDT; updated 3:45 p.m. CDT, Friday, June 19, 2009

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Southern Baptist leaders are asking followers to put aside squabbles over political and social issues and look inward at a time when the nation's largest Protestant denomination is hoping to stop declining membership.