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 […]

Invitation to be a part of this year’s annual meeting

Full Transcript Available: As a young boy growing up, I was always infatuated with the Old Faithful geyser there in Yellowstone National Park. It was called Old Faithful because, seemingly, apparently it was faithful when the eruptions, at the time of eruptions. Through the years, Old Faithful has remained pretty faithful. That is, you can […]

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 […]

One Great Sunday

A New Training Opportunity

One, one, One Great Sunday. Well, that’s the name of a new opportunity for training here at the State Board of Missions. I’m gonna tell you a little bit about. Give me just a moment to share with you what is fresh and new here. We have been able to have a website, onegreatsunday.org, and […]

The words of “thanks” and “welcome”

“Thanks” and “welcome” are two words that have been echoing in my mind in recent days. During the last trustee board meeting for the University of Mobile, I used these words to describe the transition from president Mark Foley to incoming president Tim Smith. Mark Foley is completing his tenure at the university, and during […]