About Alabama Baptist SBOM

Communications and Technology Services coordinates all communications including print, on-line media, news and information, graphics, technology and multi-media. A variety of media products are produced to tell the story of what God is doing through the State Board of Missions in partnership with Alabama Baptists. This office is led by director Doug Rogers.

Children’s Honor Choir Sings at State Convention, Marks 20 Years Since First Audition

Jane Burdeshaw says that every single year of Children’s Honor Choir has been special. She gets emotional talking about it. But some years stand out, she said — like the year she got a letter from one particular little girl. “She said that as the choir was singing ‘I Am His Lamb’ at one of [...]

Children’s Honor Choir Sings at State Convention, Marks 20 Years Since First Audition2018-11-22T08:09:18+00:00

Hold On To Your Love for Jesus, Jones Urges

Terrence Jones says there’s something upside down about the landscape of the church in America these days. “American Christianity is messed up,” he said. “We forget that Jesus is the prize, that reigning with Him and being with Him is the reward.” The gospel has become something completely different, said Jones, pastor of Strong Tower [...]

Hold On To Your Love for Jesus, Jones Urges2018-11-24T15:16:57+00:00

Multiplication: Biotic Principle and God’s Choice

Several years ago, I wrote that I believe multiplication is God’s preferred math formula. Every living thing that God created, He created to grow and to reproduce (multiply). None of God’s living creations will grow indefinitely. But all are designed to reproduce themselves. These are natural growth tendencies of all things living. One more of [...]

Multiplication: Biotic Principle and God’s Choice2019-02-12T22:17:40+00:00

Thanksgiving Message from Rick Lance

https://vimeo.com/301618961 Confession time. One of my favorite trivial pursuits is that of words, studying words. I’m an aficionado and connoisseur of words, and every so often I just am stopped in my tracks by a word that is used and translated from the technical sense into a more practical, informal way. Recently I came across [...]

Thanksgiving Message from Rick Lance2019-02-12T22:17:40+00:00

Messengers Adopt Six New Resolutions

Alabama Baptists adopted six resolutions during the 2018 Alabama Baptist State Convention (ABSC) held Nov. 13–14 at First Baptist Church, Trussville. Resolutions No. 4 and No. 5 honored the ministries of two men who each gave more than two decades of their lives in service to Alabama Baptists. (continued...) Read the full article from The [...]

Messengers Adopt Six New Resolutions2018-11-20T17:34:38+00:00

A Faithful Convention

Alabama Baptists are faithful people. During this past convention, we had an opportunity to see and hear testimonies as to that faithfulness. From the beginning to the end of the convention, the theme “Faithful” was highlighted in a stellar fashion. Our convention president preached a powerful message on faithfulness to the Gospel in times of [...]

A Faithful Convention2019-02-12T22:17:41+00:00

Lance Urges Messengers to Believe Great Commission is Possible

The Great Commission might seem out of reach at times, but it’s not an impossible task, said Rick Lance, executive director of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions. To drive that point home, Lance walked on stage to begin his Nov. 13 report to the Alabama Baptist State Convention in a pair of Tom [...]

Lance Urges Messengers to Believe Great Commission is Possible2018-11-18T16:41:05+00:00

SBOM Report Highlights Generosity of Giving, Future Convention Goals

From reaching budget goals to achieving new highs in offering giving to making plans for the long-range future, Alabama Baptists have a lot to get excited about, said Rick Lance, executive director of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM). This year the state reached a 50/50 split of Cooperative Program funds between the state’s [...]

SBOM Report Highlights Generosity of Giving, Future Convention Goals2019-02-12T22:17:41+00:00

Teaching Teens About Sex

Finding a balance when teaching at church about sexuality is difficult. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve had a youth pastor say to me, “I was going to do a purity series, but the parents got upset.” As a college minister, we talk about sex all the time. It’s a good thing the [...]

Teaching Teens About Sex2019-02-12T22:17:41+00:00

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