A Call for Reciprocal Appreciation

As a missions and ministry leader, I have been calling for Pastor Appreciation during the month of October for many years. I believe this is a good way to exemplify a healthy relationship between pastor and people in our churches. Lately, I have been considering the notion that this kind of appreciation is a two-way […]

It Must Have Been a God Event

As residents of North Carolina continue to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers in the Yellow Shirt Army have deployed to help those in need. Working alongside the volunteers are state missionaries such as Mark Wakefield (Disaster Relief Strategist) and Jamie Baldwin (Sunday School & Discipleship Ministries). From North […]

Praying for State Missions

By now, you’ve hopefully heard a great deal about the Myers-Mallory State Missions Offering, now in its third year. The gifts received help support five Great Commission Ministries: Alabama WMU, Disaster Relief, Church Planting, Partnership Missions and Church Revitalization. In addition to the offering, these Great Commission Ministries are strengthened and undergirded by the Week […]

A Meeting of the Hearts

“We are going to have a meeting of the minds.” I have made that statement so many times that the expression has become a trite one. Perhaps you feel the same way. Recently, I was a participant in a meeting of the hearts. Our new SBC President, J.D. Greear, called for a gathering of Southern […]

Myers-Mallory State Missions Offering

Hello, again Alabama Baptists. You probably know that Pam and I entered the silly period of life three years ago when we had a granddaughter come into this world. Well, we celebrated her third birthday recently, and it reminded me that we are also, celebrating the third birthday of “Myers-Mallory“. We’re in our third year […]