Volunteer Efforts

Alabama | Mar. 29 2016

BCM students assist with disaster relief during spring break

While most students think of spring break as an opportunity to hit the beach, Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) students can be found on the front... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Mar. 21 2016

Alabama Baptist DR teams deploy to assist Louisiana in ‘epic flooding’

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (DR) is no stranger to catastrophe and volunteers know the importance of having ample support when a flood, tornado,... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 14 2016

Recent events in Yemen, Sudan reminder to pray

Alabama Baptists know the heartbreaking result of a gunman in Yemen all too well. Southern Baptist missionary and Alabama native Martha C. Myers,... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Mar. 9 2016

Are You Helping Refugees?

According to a study conducted by LifeWay Research released Feb. 29, almost 2 out of 3 pastors in the United States (63 percent) have not heard... [READ MORE]

Alabama | 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]

Baptist Representatives | Mar. 3 2016

IMB’s Heartbreaking Situation

The number of International Mission Board (IMB) missionaries and staff members who chose to accept IMB’s invitation to “transition”... [READ MORE]

Asia | Feb. 24 2016

Christianity sees surge of growth in Global South, IMB research shows

In U.S. terms, the take-out order would include 100 pizzas instead of just 10 in order to feed all the Christians gathered for fellowship. That,... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Feb. 11 2016

Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes celebrates 125 years of faithful service

On Feb. 14, 1891, a long-held vision finally became reality when Alabama Baptists officially established a home to care for widows and orphans.... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Feb. 9 2016

DR teams mobilize in wake of Pickens Co. tornado

Disaster Relief (DR) teams from several associations converged on Pickens County on Feb. 3 not 24 hours after a large tornado tore through Aliceville,... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Feb. 4 2016

Alabama Baptists reach out to more than 2,700 Mixtec people ‘across the street’

Second only to New York City’s concentration of 3,000, the city of Montgomery is home to more than 2,700 Mixtec people — an engaged yet unreached... [READ MORE]