ALCAP’s Joe Godfrey and ABSC messengers say

Alabama Citizens Action Program Executive Director Joe Godfrey hosts press conference in response to Alabama Baptist State Convention resolution against bingo gambling.

Wednesday morning at the Convention

Steve Scoggins, pastor of First Baptist Church, Opelika, delivered the convention sermon during the Wednesday morning session of the Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting following a series of reports by convention entities.

Convention Accompanist Frank Jones

Frank Jones, associate minister of music at Calvary Baptist Church, Tuscaloosa, has served as accompanist for the Alabama Baptist State Convention for many years. For a full feature on Jones, see the Nov. 26 issue of The Alabama Baptist.

Tuesday afternoon at Convention

Alabama Baptists approve $46 million Cooperative Program budget and reaffirm Great Commission Ministries for another decade. They also hear from Executive Director Rick Lance and more on God's Plan for Sharing.

Tuesday morning at Convention

Ed Cruce and Jerry Rankin were a few of the faces that graced the pulpit during the Tuesday morning session of the 2009 Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting at Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville.
Jimmy Jackson, pastor of Whitesburg Baptist, is serving as the 2009 State Convention president.

Life at convention

 Fresh, hot doughnuts, popcorn and Christian resources fill in the spaces of Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville, as Baptists from across the state gather for the 2009 Alabama Baptist State Convention annual meeting Nov. 17-18.