. . . to "Great Commission Baptists of the Northeast". http://www.bpnews.net/43678/ny-baptists-consider-name-change "Messenger Edwin Attaway of First Christian Church in Brushton, N.Y., moved that the BCNY's constitution be amended to change its name to the Great Commission Baptists of the Northeast, a name that would better reflect the presence of churches in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. Messengers voted to refer the motion to the executive board for consideration at next year's annual meeting." The 83 messengers heard a sermon from Great Commission chairman and new Southern Baptist Convention president Dr. Ronnie Floyd. Would this be the first state convention to adopt the alias?