Disaster Relief

Alabama News | Aug. 21 2016

Alabama Baptist DR deploys to Louisiana

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (DR) has answered the request from Louisiana for assistance after recent flooding impacted more than 40,000 homes,... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 14 2016

Highland BC missions trip becomes ‘serving each other in love’ as floodwaters rise

What started out as a missions trip to Richwood, West Virginia, quickly became a lesson in handling disaster situations and leaning on God and... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Jun. 16 2016

Southern Baptist Disaster Relief named top national aid

MINNEAPOLIS — Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) has been named National Member of the Year by the National Voluntary Organizations... [READ MORE]

Associations | 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]

Alabama News | Oct. 15 2015

Alabama Baptist DR puts on yellow shirts, heads to South Carolina

When the rain continued to fall on the East Coast recently and the water began to seemingly come up from the ground, South Carolina Disaster... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 5 2015

Campus ministers receive disaster relief training

Campus ministers from across the state recently gathered for a “train the trainer” session with Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (DR)... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jun. 4 2015

Dendy receives disaster relief award

A jewel of a chaplain and a model example in disaster relief ministry.” That’s how James Dendy is identified in Alabama Baptist Disaster... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 2 2015

Jasper’s Northside Baptist RAs minister to children in disasters with stuffed bears

When Wes Lamon, Royal Ambassador (RA) leader at Northside Baptist Church, Jasper, was looking for a missions activity for his first through fifth... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 29 2015

Tuscaloosa disaster relief ministry continues to fulfill needs after 2011 tornadoes

April 27, 2011, was a turning point for many Alabamians. The storms that rolled through the state that day left behind death and destruction... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 29 2015

Disaster Relief does more than rebuild homes

From Limestone to Baldwin counties, they came in droves. Only there to help, they never asked for anything in return. Approximately 7,000 volunteers... [READ MORE]