Southern Baptist Convention

A 21st century prophet, Dr. James Merritt, pastor of Cross Pointe Church near Atlanta, Georgia and host of the television broadcast Touching Lives. Sharing God's powerful message through a powerful medium, Dr. Merritt's purpose remains to bring lost souls to a personal encounter with Jesus Christ.

Powerfully saved at the age of nine and accepting the call to preach at the age of twenty-one, Dr. Merritt received his undergraduate degree from Stetson University and his Master of Divinity and Doctorate of Philosophy degrees from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in
Louisville, Kentucky.

In June of 2000, Dr. Merritt was elected as President of the Southern Baptist Convention which currently hosts a membership of well over 15.8 million individuals and over 40,000 churches across the United States. Dr. Merritt has also previously served on numerous committees for the Southern Baptist Convention including Chairman of the Executive Committee and the President of the Southern Baptist Convention's Pastors Conference in Atlanta, Georgia.

Each week, viewers from around the country listen to the pure and simple presentation of the gospel message. Dr. Merritt's messages resound with a resonating call for personal evangelism and are characterized by their expository instruction. Delivering the transforming gospel, Dr. Merritt applies its relevance to your life!

Listen to James Merritt's messages on OnePlace.com

Sermons by James Merritt
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Sermon Title 
A Person of Influence (4 of 4) PREVIEW
Bad Deal (1 of 8) PREVIEW
Best Deal (2 of 8) PREVIEW
Born Losers (3 of 8) PREVIEW
Rise Up (4 of 8) PREVIEW
Lay down the Law (5 of 8) PREVIEW
Family Privilege (6 of 8) PREVIEW
Too Big to Fail (7 of 8) PREVIEW
Forever and a Day (8 of 8) PREVIEW
Crazy Love (1 of 4) PREVIEW
Straight Talk (2 of 4) PREVIEW
Open Hands (3 of 4) PREVIEW
Magnetic Personality (4 of 4) PREVIEW
A Line in the Sand (1 of 4) PREVIEW
Take the Heat (2 of 4) PREVIEW
One Way Out (3 of 4) PREVIEW
Catch-22 (4 of 4) PREVIEW
Fresh from the Garden (1 of 3) PREVIEW
In The Waiting Room (2 of 3) PREVIEW
Exceeding All Expectations (3 of 3) PREVIEW
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