Building/Construction | Aug. 13 2000

Basic guidelines exist for making sure a church is accessible to all

Parking 1. Designated by visible signs indicating the blue wheelchair symbol or other appropriate sign. 2. Situated in the closest safe path... [READ MORE]

Building/Construction | Aug. 3 2000

Church trends affect building concerns, design

As Alabama Baptists move into the 21st century, changing trends are having an effect on the way churches are designed and built. Following are... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jul. 20 2000

Jasper carpenters work at Shocco

Eight Carpenters for Christ from Blooming Grove Baptist Church, Jasper, came to Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center June 4-8 to help renovate... [READ MORE]

Building/Construction | Jul. 13 2000

Proper evaluation leads to a better building in the end

After answering the questions below, follow these guidelines:     1. Evaluate and share survey results with the congregation.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 29 2000

Gallion Baptist growing, building

Stancil Clements still remembers presiding over the life of Gallion Baptist Church in Hale Association as its pastor when the church broke ground... [READ MORE]

Books | Mar. 9 2000

Chaplains equipped with portable churches

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army has developed a “church in a box” to help meet the spiritual needs of front-line troops. The 8-by-20-foot... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 24 2000

First, Pelham, holds services in church’s new sanctuary

For months the members of First Baptist Church, Pelham, had been anticipating “2-20-2000,” a day the congregation would hold the... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 20 2000

Men’s ministries play many roles in churches

When flooding last year in Honduras left residents of that country homeless, a group of men from Grace Baptist Church, Oxford, saw the disaster... [READ MORE]