Church/Association News

Alabama News | Mar. 30 2000

Creative arts workshop set

A creative arts workshop will be held April 8 from 3-6 p.m. Sponsored by Chilton Association, Highland Baptist Church, Clanton, is hosting the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 23 2000

Hope, health contagious at Northside

Mark Sickmiller came to Northside Baptist Church, Calera, as pastor about three years ago new to ministry but motivated to pump up the church.... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Mar. 23 2000

Association’s record points to missions emphasis

Participation in missions is “a very important part of being a church in the minds of the people” of Colbert and Lauderdale counties,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 23 2000

Biblical Counseling conference set

East Memorial Baptist Church, Prattville, will host the Southern Baptist Association of Biblical Counselors’ (SBABC) Third Annual Conference... [READ MORE]

Churches | Mar. 9 2000

Catholics, Baptists remain top U.S. church bodies

WASHINTON — The Roman Catholic Church, Southern Baptist Convention and United Methodist Church remain the nation’s largest church... [READ MORE]

Churches | Mar. 9 2000

New congregations demonstrate diversity

ATLANTA — More than half of the new congregations added to the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) in 1999 were predominantly ethnic or African-American.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 9 2000

Lineville man marks 50 perfect years in Sunday School

I stayed up too late Saturday night.” “I wasn’t feeling well.” “I needed a break.” The excuses for missing... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 9 2000

Inner City Evangelism project planned for Montgomery

First Baptist, Montgomery, is co-sponsoring an Inner City Evangelism (ICE) crusade with the state evangelism office, set for April 28- May 2... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 2 2000

‘Jesus on Leadership’ conference set for April 3

A conference examining Jesus’ leadership is scheduled for April 3 at Mt. Hebron West Baptist Church in Elmore. Gene Wilkes, pastor of Legacy... [READ MORE]

Churches | Mar. 2 2000

Motivated by anger, arsonist destroys a church

HIXSON, Tenn. — A man who was angry with his father burned down the church where his father was pastor in 1998, according to arson investigators.... [READ MORE]