James Merritt

James Merritt is the pastor of Cross Pointe Church in Duluth, Georgia.  He is the host of a nationwide and worldwide broadcast ministry, Touching Lives.  He earned a Master of Divinity degree and a PhD in Evangelism from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.  He served as President of the Southern Baptist Convention – the largest protestant denomination in the country.  He and his wife, Teresa, have three sons and four grandchildren.