RRBA C.O. Jackson Oratorical WinnerSubmitted on: June 23, 2023
2023 State C.O. Jackson Oratorical Winner Steven (Caleb) Byrd
Congratulations to Steven (Caleb) Byrd . He is the C.O. Jackson Oratorical Winner for the South Carolina Baptist Congress of Christian Education !
The event took place Monday July 10, 2023 at Brookland Baptist Church in West Columbia during the Congress’ Annual Session.
Brother Byrd is the son of Deacon Stacey and Deaconess Charmaine Byrd. His Paternal Grandparents are Deacon George Byrd Jr. and Ms. Barbara Ann Byrd. His maternal Grandparents are Reverend Grover and Mrs. Margaret Pepper. He has one younger brother - Joshua Mackenzie Byrd.
Caleb is a member of Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church where Dr. Samuel B. Neely serves as the Interim Pastor. He is a rising sophomore at Newberry College in Newberry, SC. Sister Vera Wynn is the Sunday School Superintendent. God is great and worthy to be praised! We thank Him for using Caleb in a mighty way during this contest. Sister Chefonda Caldwell is the Coordinator of the 2023 local level contest—CO Jackson_CCed RRBAI. Copy this link to hear Caleb’s speech https://youtu.be/MMPrxKPWSow