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Associations | Apr. 7 2021

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Gordo, celebrates Hershel Owen and Donald Latham

PICKENS ASSOCIATION Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Gordo, has named Hershel Owen (center) as pastor emeritus and Donald Latham (second from left)…

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Associations | Apr. 7 2021

Michael Adler honored for 20 years as worship pastor at Shades Mountain Baptist Church

BIRMINGHAM METRO ASSOCIATION Years ago, when Michael Adler went to lead music ministry at a church in San Antonio, he followed a minister who…

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Associations | Apr. 7 2021

Brian Smith is the new pastor of First Baptist Church, Opp

COVINGTON ASSOCIATION Brian Smith is the new pastor of First Baptist Church, Opp. He previously served as associate pastor of administration…

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Associations | Apr. 7 2021

Alabama Baptists provide recovery assistance following March 25 tornadoes

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief responded quickly following the March 25 tornado outbreak that left five dead and carved a path of destruction…

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Associations | Apr. 7 2021

Sheila Smith — wife of Scott Smith, pastor of Antioch Baptist Church, Oxford — dies March 29

Sheila Smith — wife of Scott Smith, pastor of Antioch Baptist Church, Oxford — died March 29 of COVID-19 complications. She was 62. She worked…

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Associations | Apr. 6 2021

Pleasant View Church, Holly Pond, to host singing

BLOUNT ASSOCIATION Pleasant View Church, Holly Pond, will host a singing on April 18 at 5 p.m. Living Faith will provide special music. Earl…

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Associations | Apr. 5 2021

Rick Lance presents check to Ashby Baptist Church to assist with repairs from tornado damage

SBOM Executive Director Rick Lance (right) and disaster relief strategist Mark Wakefield (left) pray with Shannon Allen, pastor of Ashby Baptist…

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Associations | Apr. 1 2021

Rooted in Gallatin, Tenn., virtual church plant now reaching the world

By Lonnie Wilkey Baptist and Reflector A year ago, a virtual church plant was unheard of in Tennessee Baptist life. Now, thanks to Hispana Iglesia…

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Associations | Apr. 1 2021

Tarrant pastor serves two churches, one community

For the past few months, Sunday mornings have involved a different sort of “commute” for Pastor Joel Dison. At 9 a.m. he preaches at Springdale…

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Associations | Mar. 31 2021

Matthew Wright is the new pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Clayton

BARBOUR ASSOCIATION Matthew Wright is the new pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Clayton. He previously served as pastor of Post Oak Baptist…

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