Volunteer Efforts


Alabama | Oct. 12 2015

Volunteers work together on building projects to share love of Jesus with Tuscaloosa

She’s just 13 years old but she deals daily with the obstacles stemming from cerebral palsy, like not being able to get in and out of her... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Oct. 8 2015

Using actions, words to share God’s love vital to reaching internationals in US

She spied them in the jewelry aisle. Their dress was a little out of place in an Alabama Walmart.  The two women were covered from head... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Oct. 8 2015

UMobile cancels classes to send nearly 1,300 to serve community

University of Mobile (UMobile) sophomore Kathryn Gosselin and 50-plus-year-old Mark linked arms, twirling first one direction then another, dancing... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Oct. 8 2015

Retreat creates atmosphere for relationship building

WorldSong Missions Place in Cook Springs hosted the third annual International Friends Retreat on Sept. 25–26. The retreat, co-sponsored... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 1 2015

Southern Baptists help rescue starving babies in West Africa

Whipping desert winds fill the air with dust which settles on the clinic’s metal gate, muting its deep maroon color. A clinic worker opens... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Oct. 1 2015

Northside member ministers in Namibia

Northside Baptist Church, Jasper, member Kyle Allen, 18, joined 20 other volunteers during a summer missions trip to Namibia, Africa. The team... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Sep. 15 2015

SYATP marks 25 years of students joining in prayer on campuses nationwide

I woke up extra early that fourth Wednesday in September to make my way to Falcon Middle School by 7 a.m., situated just off Highway 24 on the... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Sep. 3 2015

IMB plans to trim personnel by 600–800 to address budget shortfall

Hundreds of International Mission Board (IMB) missionaries will be asked to consider voluntary retirement after IMB leaders announced Aug. 27... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Aug. 20 2015

MK Re-Entry Retreat helps incoming college freshmen prepare for school in US

College is a huge step for every high school student. From leaving friends and family behind to living on their own and making decisions about... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Aug. 20 2015

State WMU, churches, individuals minister to MKs

Although the annual MK Re-Entry Retreat is hosted by a different state’s  Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) each year, Alabama was the first... [READ MORE]

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