6/14/21: Lord Help Us…Literally. Southern Baptists Opposed to CRT Will Not Like This. James Merritt Mocks Critical Race Theory As “Unimportant” 15Jun 202115 Jun 20212 Comments Help and Share The Message! James Merritt, Southern Baptist Convention President, and the 2021 SBC Resolutions Committee declares Critical Race Theory is “Unimportant”. To add a little perspective, there are approximately 41,000 Southern Baptist churches in the US. Share this:TwitterFacebookHelp and Share The Message!