Adrian Rogers's Bio:
Popular author Adrian Rogers, a pastor and three-time president of the Southern Baptist Convention, died Nov. 15. He was 74.
Rogers, who served as pastor of the 28,000-member Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis, Tenn., for 32 years, succumbed to pneumonia as a result of cancer that he was diagnosed with earlier in the year.
Rogers founded Love Worth Finding Ministries in 1987, an internationally syndicated TV and radio ministry. He also authored 18 books, including this year's What Every Christian Ought to Know and 2004's Unveiling the End Times in Our Time (both published by Broadman & Holman).
Rogers is survived by his wife, Joyce, four children, nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild, who was born Monday.
Adrian Rogers was one of America’s most respected Bible teachers, communicating to millions through his Love Worth Finding radio ministry and as senior pastor of the 27,000-member Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis, Tennessee.