National Baptist convention to begin in Kansas City

Friday, August 27, 2010 | 3:48 p.m. CDT

KANSAS CITY — The convention of the country's largest black denomination will get under way next month in downtown Kansas City.

The gathering of the National Baptist Convention U.S.A. Inc. will run from Sept. 6-10 at the downtown Kansas City Convention Center.

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What: National Baptist Convention U.S.A. Inc.

When: Sep. 6-10

Where: Kansas City Convention Center, 301 West 13th St.


The Kansas City Star reports that about 30,000 delegates and visitors are expected to attend. The theme is "Solidarity With the Savior."

The event will include musical performances and sessions on challenges facing black churches.

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