Southern Baptist Convention

Rex Yancey is a graduate of Blue Mountain College and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He holds a bachelor of arts degree, a master of divinity degree, and a doctor of ministry degree. Rex is past president of the Mississippi Baptist Convention and president of the Mississippi Baptist Convention Board and chairman of the executive committee. He has been in the ministry since 1965.

Rex has recently accepted the pastorate of First Baptist Ripley, Mississippi, his home town, after being the pastor of First Baptist Pascagoula, Mississippi, for fifteen years. He was presented a key to the city and a proclamation from the Mayor of Pascagoula for his leadership in the church and community. He was also cited for his leadership in the aftermath of hurricane Katrina.

Rex has written two books, the first being Jerked Up and Called, Memoirs of a Mississippi Baptist Minister; and the second, Hot Off The Press, Post Katrina Thoughts. The second book is a series of articles he did for the Mississippi Press each Saturday after the storm.

Rex is married to the former Ellon Paseur and they have two grown children and two grandchildren.

Sermons by Rex Yancey
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Sermon Title 
My Kind of Church PREVIEW
First Things First PREVIEW
We Have Not Passed This Way Before PREVIEW
How to Be Forgiven PREVIEW
Jesus and the Children PREVIEW
What the Bible Says about Itself PREVIEW
The Forgiven Man PREVIEW
The Victory of Love PREVIEW
The Validation of Love PREVIEW
Agape - the Virtue of Love PREVIEW
Agape - the Valor of Love PREVIEW
Let's Talk about Sin PREVIEW
Agape: The Value of Love PREVIEW
How to Measure Your Treasure PREVIEW
The Essence of Pentecost PREVIEW
Money Talks, but What Does It Say? PREVIEW
Facing the New Year Without Fear PREVIEW
Total Stewardship-God Owns It All PREVIEW
The Furious Man PREVIEW
Holding up Hands PREVIEW
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