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Former President of Texas SBC to Speak


by Nicole Hackett, Student Public Relations Writer

Nathan Lino, lead pastor of Northeast Houston Baptist Church in Humble, Texas, will speak in chapel at Cedarville University on Wednesday, Sept. 19. Chapel begins at 10 a.m.

Lino has been the lead pastor of Northeast Houston Baptist Church since its founding in 2002. He earned his Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina, and was ordained by Forest Cove Baptist Church in Kingwood, Texas.

He is a former Southern Baptist of Texas Convention president. He also served as the first vice president of the Southern Baptist Convention and was on the board of directors for the International Mission Board.

On his personal website, Lino regularly blogs about parenting, Christian living and current events.

Lino was born in South Africa as a fourth generation African, but currently lives in Houston,Texas, with his wife, Nicole, and their four children.

Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with an enrollment of 4,193 undergraduate, graduate and online students in more than 150 areas of study. Founded in 1887, Cedarville is recognized nationally for its authentic Christian community, rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings and leading student satisfaction ratings. For more information about the University, visit