Alabama Baptist Entities

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 15 2020

LifeWay agrees on terms of sale for Ridgecrest

LifeWay Christian Resources has reached an agreement to sell Ridgecrest Conference Center and Summer Camps to the Ridgecrest Foundation. The... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 13 2020

Amid drop in guests, Shocco adds new options for small group gatherings

Janie Curtis said that in a year where venues were shutting their doors left and right, Shocco Springs saved them. “We didn’t think having... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 8 2020

TRUSTEES: NAMB celebrates offering, passes reduced budget, looks to 2021

Trustees of the North American Mission Board (NAMB) gathered Oct. 5-6 to celebrate God’s provision and Southern Baptist faithfulness during... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 7 2020

Barry Bledsoe announces retirement in 2021 after 20 years as president of TBFA

Barry Bledsoe jokes that his favorite topic is most people’s least favorite. “It includes both money and dying, and people don’t like to... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Sep. 23 2020

Donation of new mattresses benefits Birmingham-area ABCH families

Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries received a donation of 50 Sealy quilted mattresses and mattress covers from Bedzzz... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Sep. 16 2020

Update: Romar Beach Baptist Church, Camp Baldwin receive extensive damage as Hurricane Sally makes landfall; Alabama cleanup begins

Romar Beach Baptist Church in Orange Beach and Camp Baldwin in Elberta each sustained significant damage as Hurricane Sally made landfall in... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Sep. 14 2020

Military Wives Retreat offers spiritual growth, fellowship and respite amid challenges of life

Saluting “the sons and daughters of America” serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, Mary Gray said she is compelled to minister to military wives... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Sep. 9 2020

University of Mobile recorded highest enrollment in five years for fall 2020

University of Mobile University of Mobile recorded its highest enrollment in five years for fall 2020, bucking a nationwide trend of declining... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 31 2020

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief teams, equipment deployed to Louisiana following Hurricane Laura

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers are headed to Leesville, Louisiana, to assist in cleanup efforts following Hurricane Laura. Two ABDR... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 26 2020

WMU Foundation Grants National WMU $45,000

The WMU Foundation gifted national WMU a $45,000 grant in an effort to help offset the loss for 2020 through the coronavirus pandemic. Throughout... [READ MORE]