Atlanta's Megachurch Pastor Names His Successor.
Reader prominent Atlanta Pastor Charles F. Stanley on Sunday recommended a pastoral succession plan to the congregation of First Baptist Church Atlanta. The plan, which was approved by the congregation, was unveiled at both morning services. It officially provides for the orderly transition of the title, duties, and responsibilities of the role of senior pastor of the church from Stanley to Senior Associate Pastor Anthony George at “such time in the future, known only to God, that Dr. Stanley ceases to be the senior pastor of the church,” according to a post on the church’s
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