Someone You Should Know


With nearly 1 million people calling themselves part of the Alabama Baptist family, we know there will be endless opportunities to find interesting people to feature. Our Someone You Should Know column showcases the ones we run across in our work as well as those you tell us about. Email news@thealabamabaptist.org to nominate someone for this column.


November 6, 2019

Someone You Should Know — Amelia Reid Pearson

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Amelia Reid Pearson, 66, of Alexander City, worked in higher education in Alabama for 40 ... [READ MORE]

September 25, 2019

Someone You Should Know — Rob Jackson

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Dr. Rob Jackson, 57, Daphne, has an extensive and diverse resumé that includes being a ... [READ MORE]

August 28, 2019

Someone You Should Know — Scott Swedenburg

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Scott Swedenburg left a corporate job in New York to co-found a business that assists faith-based ... [READ MORE]

July 31, 2019

Someone You Should Know — Morris Murray Jr.

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Morris Murray Jr., of Jasper, has been in ministry 40 years, serving as pastor or associate ... [READ MORE]

June 12, 2019

Someone You Should Know — Tony and Ann Bartlett

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist More than 20 years ago Tony and Ann Bartlett taught their first Sunday School class, which ... [READ MORE]

May 8, 2019

Someone You Should Know — Rick Ellison

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Rick Ellison, 67, of Silverhill served in the U.S. Army for a stint and later was a state ... [READ MORE]

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