Hunger/Poverty/Welfare


Alabama News | Nov. 30 2000

Alabama pharmacists work in El Salvador

Sitting within the luxury of their beautiful home on a secluded road just south of Gilbertown, Doug and LaShane Calvin speak passionately about... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 23 2000

Community minsiters address poverty in state

Alabama’s Network of Christian Community Ministers (ANCCM) addressed the issue of poverty during its annual meeting Nov. 13 at Heritage... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 23 2000

Alabama Christian Life Commission promotes world hunger offering

An update on the Alabama Baptist Christian Life Commission (CLC) was given by Philip Morris, pastor of Heflin Baptist Church, Heflin, to Alabama... [READ MORE]

Disaster Relief | Nov. 16 2000

Red Cross, NAMB forge agreement on relief

ALPHARETTA, Ga. — The American Red Cross signed an agreement with the Southern Baptist North American Mission Board Nov. 2 that continues... [READ MORE]

Financial | Oct. 26 2000

Good economy benefiting poor

Low-income Americans may finally be feeling some benefit from the booming economy, according to U.S. Census Bureau reports showing the poverty... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 5 2000

Missions volunteers share basics of medicine, gospel

Ask anyone who has ever participated in a medical missions trip and they will all tell you the same thing — it changes their life. The... [READ MORE]

Hunger/Poverty/Welfare | Oct. 5 2000

Baptists feed poor while sharing ‘Bread of Life’

An increase in gifts to the Southern Baptist World Hunger Fund for 1999 shows Baptists are committed not only to feeding the poor with bread,... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 7 2000

Children’s HopeChest helps Russian Orphans

The post-Soviet crisis in Russia is greater than economic decline and environmental disaster.  It is a crisis of life or death for millions... [READ MORE]

Asia | May. 11 2000

Human rights resolution comes down harshly

NEW YORK — In a resolution passed by the UN Commission on Human Rights, the government of Myanmar (formerly Burma) received strong censure... [READ MORE]

Africa | May. 11 2000

Tree potential solution for African hunger

DAKAR, Senegal — Could a certain kind of tree hold the solution for starvation in Africa? Leaders of Church World Service in Senegal are... [READ MORE]

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