Why I Believe in the Cooperative Program

I am a longtime pastor in the Alabama Baptist State Convention. I am at Sardis Baptist Church in Boaz. I have been serving as a pastor for almost 40 years. I have watched and participated in [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|Categories: Cooperative Program|0 Comments

Decatur’s Central Baptist to host North Alabama library conference

Think a library conference is only for librarians? Think again. The North Alabama Conference for Church Librarians, scheduled for Nov. 4 at Central Baptist Church, Decatur, certainly will cover topics such as starting and maintaining [...]

By | October 14th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Alabama Disaster Relief effort in Florida turns to recovery; more deployments anticipated

Approximately 25 percent of Florida’s population is Hispanic, which is why a Spanish-speaking chaplain working with Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (ABDR) was a valuable member of one team serving in the state. “There are pockets [...]

By | October 11th, 2017|Categories: Disaster Relief, News|Tags: |0 Comments

Disaster Relief Volunteers in Puerto Rico

Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers are making their way to Puerto Rico. They will be assisting local churches with whatever needs present themselves. The future plan is for the Southern Baptist Disaster Relief network to [...]

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Disaster Relief, News|Tags: |0 Comments

What people see in you and say about your life matters

Last Sunday night, I had the opportunity to have some of our 26 seniors in my home for a time to pray over their final year of college. During the evening they were able to [...]

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: Collegiate Ministries|0 Comments

Rick Burgess to Highlight Convention Tuesday Evening Session

One of the largest gatherings for a Tuesday evening session of the Alabama Baptist State Convention was in 2008 at First Baptist Church, Montgomery, when Rick Burgess, co-host of the popular radio program, “The Rick [...]

By | October 4th, 2017|Categories: Communications, News|0 Comments