Elba Church Feeds the Hungry

by Glenda Williams, BNc correspondent ELBA, Ala (BNc) -- For years, the church in Elba, Alabama had a small pantry housed in a closet, but they were never able to feed the hungry as they do now. Recently the church built a family-life annex complete with a spacious kitchen and dining area, classrooms, restrooms, and a large … Continue reading Elba Church Feeds the Hungry

Alabama storm relief efforts continue

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., (BNc) -- The churches in the Birmingham, Ala., area have been using Facebook to help tornado victims. Communicating together via a group called The Church Connection, they have been able to help with specific needs for tornado victims. They have also promoted their desire to help through the Pleasant Grove tornado Facebook group … Continue reading Alabama storm relief efforts continue

Vilonia church of Christ Disaster Relief

Editor's Note: The following is from a special website set up by the Vilonia church of Christ about their relief efforts. by Marty Knight VILONIA, Ark., (BNc) -- Another day has drawn to a close and we were blessed with good weather in which to work. Let me begin by thanking the volunteers who poured … Continue reading Vilonia church of Christ Disaster Relief

Church provides aid to flood victims in Panama

by Lisa Carter PANAMA CITY, Panama (BNc) -- Panama had extreme flooding during the month of December and many Christian families of indigenous people living in remote villages were affected. There are many Panamanian families, four American families living in Panama and Larry Brady's organization in Alabama, helping. Between us, we have raised approximately $25,000 … Continue reading Church provides aid to flood victims in Panama

2010 Operation Christmas Joy

by Glenda Wiliams, BNc correspondent GENEVA, AL (BNc) -- Joy Galloway, Kellee Jackson, Maggie Moyer and Wanda Cannon worked all year buying items to be packed and shipped to Panama for the 2010 Operation Christmas Joy project. This year's backpacks were filled for the school in Santa Fe Darien as well as collected teaching supplies … Continue reading 2010 Operation Christmas Joy