Disaster Relief

Associations | Mar. 3 2016

Alabama Baptists assist Escambia, Houston counties; food, financial donations needed

Severe storms in south Alabama during the past two weeks required mobilization of Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (DR) efforts in Escambia and... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 15 2015

Alabama Baptist DR puts on yellow shirts, heads to South Carolina

When the rain continued to fall on the East Coast recently and the water began to seemingly come up from the ground, South Carolina Disaster... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 5 2015

Campus ministers receive disaster relief training

Campus ministers from across the state recently gathered for a “train the trainer” session with Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (DR)... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jun. 4 2015

Dendy receives disaster relief award

A jewel of a chaplain and a model example in disaster relief ministry.” That’s how James Dendy is identified in Alabama Baptist Disaster... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 2 2015

Jasper’s Northside Baptist RAs minister to children in disasters with stuffed bears

When Wes Lamon, Royal Ambassador (RA) leader at Northside Baptist Church, Jasper, was looking for a missions activity for his first through fifth... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 29 2015

Tuscaloosa disaster relief ministry continues to fulfill needs after 2011 tornadoes

April 27, 2011, was a turning point for many Alabamians. The storms that rolled through the state that day left behind death and destruction... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 29 2015

Disaster Relief does more than rebuild homes

From Limestone to Baldwin counties, they came in droves. Only there to help, they never asked for anything in return. Approximately 7,000 volunteers... [READ MORE]

Africa | Oct. 30 2014

Southern Baptist representatives to Senegal respond to Ebola fear in US

When members of an Alabama Baptist church shook hands and hugged the two Southern Baptist representatives during a recent Wednesday evening,... [READ MORE]

Africa | Oct. 30 2014

Food collected in Alabama on its way to Liberia

As first responders to the food crisis in West Africa, Alabama Baptists began collecting food to assist with the food depletion in several countries... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Sep. 11 2014

NAMB’s DR leader appointed to FEMA council

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — Fritz Wilson, executive director of Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) for the North American Mission Board (NAMB)... [READ MORE]