Disaster Relief

Disaster Relief | Mar. 13 2017

Disaster relief teams deploy after deadly storms hit South, Midwest

Early March storms in the South and Midwest left at least four people dead, damaged church buildings and led to deployment of Baptist disaster... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jan. 30 2017

Tornadoes leave their mark on state; DR volunteers immediately assist

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Scattering themselves across the state, seven confirmed tornadoes left their mark the weekend of Jan. 21–22.... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jan. 24 2017

Tennessee requests help from Alabama Baptist DR

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Much like any disaster, the wild fires that ravaged parts of Tennessee were a dominating story in the news... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jan. 9 2017

Disaster relief volunteers help out in Houston County after storms

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Storms made themselves known at the start of the new year, causing significant damage in Houston County... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jan. 6 2017

Bobby Bowden documentary kicks off in theaters Jan. 8

Legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden and his family will kick-off the NCAA Football National Championship weekend Jan. 8 with the release... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Dec. 8 2016

Alabama Baptists assist tornado-damaged areas

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist While the storm system that blew through the Southeast in November was a welcomed provider of rain for... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Sep. 15 2016

More than 450 Baptist students unite to aid flood survivors

John Whitehead woke to an unfamiliar sight in mid-August — water had breached his house and was rising fast. The Louisiana State University... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 8 2016

DR volunteer dies while serving in Louisiana

Working on the First Baptist Church, Satsuma, disaster relief laundry unit team, Sonny Ellis was doing what he did best — serving people. “He... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 8 2016

BCMs from UA, LSU set rivalry aside; partner following historic flooding in Louisiana

By Hannah Muñoz Intern, The Alabama Baptist When deadly tornadoes ripped through Tuscaloosa in April 2011, students from Baptist Campus Ministries... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 1 2016

Alabama Baptist volunteers serve immediate needs in Louisiana, share gospel along way

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist It’s a common scene after a natural disaster — miles-long lines at Walmart and thousands of people... [READ MORE]