Founder of Right From The Heart Bryant Wright
Bryant Wright is the Founder and Chairman of Right From The Heart Ministries and Senior Pastor of the 7,600 plus member Johnson Ferry Baptist Church in northwest metro Atlanta. A successful businessman before answering God’s call to ministry, Bryant is a respected Bible teacher, pastor, husband, father and community leader. In June 2011, he was re-elected to serve his second term as President of the Southern Baptist Convention.
Using secular and Christian radio, television, print media and the internet, Bryant provides challenging, inspirational and insightful messages to encourage people in this hard-charging world in which we live. Bryant has also authored four books: One Minute of Your Time, Another Minute of Your Time, One Minute of Your Day, Seeds of Turmoil, and most recently, a book of 365 devotions,Right from the Heart.
A native of Atlanta, Bryant and his wife, Anne reside in Marietta, Georgia. He received a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of South Carolina in 1974, a Master of Divinity from Southern Baptist Seminary in 1980, and an honorary doctorate in 2007 from SEFOVAN, a seminary in Madrid, Spain. He also, served two terms a President of the Southern Baptist Convention. They have three married sons and four grandchildren.