General Washington’s Christmas Farewell

General Washington’s Christmas Farewell, by Stanley Weintraub, was a touching story of chivalry and loyalty. It may well be the most honest portrayal of the man, George Washington. Additionally, Lincoln’s Greatest Speech, by Ronald C. White, Jr., was a captivating account of the down-to-earth but brilliant oratory of Abraham Lincoln. Is the book about the Gettysburg Address? No, it is a commentary on President Lincoln’s second inaugural. You may remember his words, “with malice toward none; with charity for all… .”

Executive Director of Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions

State Missionary Rick Lance was elected in June of 1998 to serve as executive director of the State Board of Missions and treasurer of the Alabama Baptist Convention. Rick leads state missions efforts and facilitates Great Commission Ministries for the Convention's 3,200+ churches and more than one million Alabama Baptists.

Rick and his wife, Pam, are members at First Baptist Church, Montgomery. They have two daughters.

Any requests for Rick Lance to speak in or visit your church should be directed to Billie Davis at 1-800-264-1225, ext. 253 or (334) 613-2253, [email protected]

For questions about Dr. Lance's Facebook and Twitter accounts or his blog site, you may contact his social media assistant, Keith Hinson, at 1-800-264-1225, ext. 289 or (334) 613-2289, [email protected]