Africa | Jun. 15 2000

Despite advancement, African nation remains hungry

  Nearly 8 million Ethiopians are affected by severe drought, reports the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and 2 million... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jun. 15 2000

Baptists respond to emerging famine

  Southern Baptists have mobilized to help some of the 7.7 million people threatened by an emerging famine in southeastern Ethiopia. And... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 8 2000

FBC, Woodstock, sees new start

When First Baptist, Woodstock, held its first services in its new building, it did so almost 107 years to the day after founding members laid... [READ MORE]

Associations | May. 18 2000

Associations ‘part of the glue that holds Southern Baptists together’

Jesus’ words in Matthew 18:20 would seem to be an apt motto for the work of Alabama’s associational missions: “For where two... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 4 2000

Times of change for associations

Jackson retires from service as Coffee DOM Joel Jackson retired as director of missions (DOM) for Coffee Association April 30. Jackson had served... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 4 2000

Pastor retires to start ministry

When Buddy Mohon retired April 30 from Canaan Baptist Church, Bessemer, after nine years of service there, he began yet another aspect in his... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 27 2000

Regimen crucial for healthy ministries

  Just as in their lives, pastors can keep their ministries healthy if they follow a disciplined regimen. That diagnosis was offered by... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 27 2000

SBCOA meeting set April 28

  Paige Patterson, president of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) and Southeastern Seminary in Wake Forest, N.C., will speak at the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 27 2000

Florence pastor depicts faith amid fatal disease

It was three years ago Bill Trapp realized he was having trouble articulating the words of his Easter sermon at Woodmont Baptist Church, Florence.... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Apr. 20 2000

Breast cancer survivors rely on faith, find support among church family

  In the 11th chapter of Hebrews, the writer begins by giving a good definition of what “faith” is. He says it is “the... [READ MORE]