Hunger/Poverty/Welfare


Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Feb. 16 2021

Rescued lion opens doors for unlikely Alabama hunger ministry

At 6-foot-5 with tattoos and a mohawk, Dan Fastuca looks like a tough guy. But he — and everyone who knows him — will tell you quickly that…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Feb. 15 2021

World Relief leaders stepping down after guiding evangelical organization through ‘tough season’

World Relief heads Scott Arbeiter and Tim Breene are stepping down after a combined 30 years serving the evangelical Christian organization.…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Jan. 10 2021

Brazilian church reports 96 salvations through food distribution

By Keila Diaz Florida Baptist Witness With just $40 in their bank account, no work visas and a paycheck from a remote job many weeks away from…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Jan. 10 2021

Baylor initiative feeds 270,483 children in 43 states amid global pandemic

If the coronavirus outbreak has proved anything, it’s that hunger and poverty must be addressed through creative and collaborative efforts…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Dec. 12 2020

Church ministers to needs in San Antonio’s poorest area

By Carolyn Tomlin Baptist Standard When Mike Sutton was young, he had no desire to become a minister. Sutton was raised by his great-grandfather…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Oct. 10 2020

Faith-based ministry partners with churches to help food-insecure families

Before Jim and Linda Jones founded Alabama Childhood Food Solutions, their commitment to feeding hungry children began thousands of miles from…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Jun. 19 2019

One day and one dollar at a time, Mission:Dignity helps faithful servants who are struggling financially

Rick and Betty Hall of Eclectic have a multitude of stories about the small churches they served throughout Eastern Alabama over the course of…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Jun. 11 2019

Racial reconciliation begins with relationships, leadership panelists say

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Though racial strife has been part of Birmingham’s past, racial reconciliation can be part of…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Oct. 18 2018

Free financial aid webinar for high school seniors is Oct. 18

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist If you are a high school senior or the parent of one, you are probably thinking about what comes…

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Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Oct. 9 2018

Global Hunger Sunday provides opportunity to learn and give

Croutons and crackers isn’t much of a supper. But near the end of last year’s fall festival at First Baptist Church, Woodstock, in Bibb Baptist…

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