Volunteer Efforts


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]

Alabama | Aug. 18 2015

Having effective church leadership requires continued personal contact

Twenty percent of the people do 80 percent of the work. That’s the old adage that floats around churches. And many say they find it to... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Aug. 6 2015

Ga. mobile home park residents give to missions

Pennies. Nickels. Dimes. Quarters. For many people it’s pocket change: Coins found in the cup holder of their car. In the cushions of their... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Aug. 6 2015

World Changers volunteers from across US serve at 86 worksites in Alabama

A big smile stretched across Jay Murphy’s face as sweat beaded on his forehead, the Alabama sun baking him and the teenagers carrying lumber... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 30 2015

Trussville’s CrossPoint Baptist kicks off 13-project missions plan

CrossPoint Baptist Church, Trussville, is committed to going deeper in all facets of faith, including missions. That commitment led the church... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 30 2015

77-year-old retired missionary continues to reach lost

How can God use one faithful life to change the world? Consider 77-year-old Jim Slack. He retired from the International Mission Board (IMB)... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 23 2015

Gadsden’s Union No. 3 vision team follows in missionary Jim Elliot’s, others’ footsteps

The region that three men from Gadsden recently traveled to in South America is a region that saw another visit turn tragic nearly 60 years ago. ... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 23 2015

Dawson gives past goal in Go Love Tell missions drive

The people of Dawson Memorial Baptist Church, Birmingham, set their eyes on five missions projects recently — one local, one in Maine and... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 16 2015

Former NAMB missionary receives $26 million settlement after crash

A North American Mission Board (NAMB) student missionary paralyzed in a 2009 rollover crash has been awarded $26 million in a settlement with... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 16 2015

UMobile teams log more than 22,000 service hours

About 100 University of Mobile (UMobile) students logged 22,455 hours of volunteering in the Gulf Coast region in just nine months as part of... [READ MORE]

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