Why Is the Annual Church Profile Important?

My shortest answer would be this: Numbers represent people. In the Great Commission, our Lord gives us a mandate to reach all nations. This means groups of people. Furthermore, the Bible makes extensive use of numbers, such as: * promising that “where two or three are gathered” in Christ’s name, He is in the midst […]

Helping Churches to Be Safer Places

This resource was first presented to the May 16-17 meeting of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions trustees and Executive Committee. It is posted here for the information of all Alabama Baptist churches. Your Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) is continuing to work diligently to help churches to be safer places for […]

Crossover Birmingham

Crossover Birmingham. That’s the event taking place prior to our Southern Baptist Convention meeting in that great city of Birmingham. On June 5, Wednesday, there’ll be training for evangelism and for outreach, being able to share your faith. Johnny Hunt will be giving leadership to that. You can go online at crossoverbhm.org and sign up […]

Welcome the SBC to Birmingham!

For the first time since 1941, our state will soon welcome messengers to Birmingham for the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention. The meeting will be conducted at the Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center (BJCC) on June 11-12 along with other inspirational and informational meetings in the days preceding, some in other locations. I especially commend […]