Being Grateful & Thankful in Prayer

“In everything give thanks; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus” (1 Thessalonians 5:18, NASB). The theme of our next online Call To Prayer will be thankfulness and gratitude. The Bible is replete with calls to give thanks and to be grateful. Indeed, gratitude should be characteristic of a disciple and embedded […]

Annual Meeting Reflections

Since last week’s annual meeting of the Alabama Baptist State Convention, my heart has been filled with gratitude. I thank God for: –Pastor Stuart Davidson, the staff and volunteers of Eastern Shore Baptist Church for their marvelous Christian hospitality. – the musicians, preachers and other inspirational speakers who led us to worship the Lord together, […]

2019 Annual Meeting to Focus on Fruitfulness

The 2019 annual meeting of the Alabama Baptist State Convention, our yearly family reunion of sorts, will give us a wonderful opportunity to turn our attention to John 15:5 and the topic of being fruitful in Kingdom service. The convention meeting will take place Tuesday and Wednesday, November 12-13, at Eastern Shore Baptist Church in […]

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 […]