2019 Week of Prayer for State Missions

In this month’s video, Executive Director Rick Lance reminds us that September 8 is both the start of the Week of Prayer for State Missions, with a focus on the Myers-Mallory State Missions Offering, along with Baptism Sunday across the SBC. Hello, Alabama Baptist. September is right around the corner, and September 8th is a big […]

Time to think about the Annual Church Profile

The following is a transcript of Dr.Lance’s monthly video. You’re not surprised to hear that in 2020, there is a census being taken in America to discover how many people live in America and to know some other pertinent facts about the population of our country. It helps in so many different ways, for government […]

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 […]

A Faithful Convention

Alabama Baptists are faithful people. During this past convention, we had an opportunity to see and hear testimonies as to that faithfulness. From the beginning to the end of the convention, the theme “Faithful” was highlighted in a stellar fashion. Our convention president preached a powerful message on faithfulness to the Gospel in times of […]