Faulkner University hosts mass shooting preparedness seminar for area churches

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (BNC) by Rebecca Burylo — More than 50 Christians and law enforcement officers from around central Alabama came together on Faulkner University’s campus in Montgomery on Friday, Feb. 2, with one mission – to protect their congregations and community from being the target of a deadly shooting incident. More and more, mass shootings targeting churches are being reported … Continue reading Faulkner University hosts mass shooting preparedness seminar for area churches

Artist paints church bulletin boards to teach

ELBA, Alabama (BNc) -- When walking into the Elba Church of Christ building ones eyes are immediately drawn to the beautiful bulletin boards in the hallways. Upon investigation, one will find that Pam Crittenden, church secretary, uses her artistic talent to the glory of God and hand paints the scenes displayed. As a young girl of … Continue reading Artist paints church bulletin boards to teach

Geneva ladies support Panama Mission Effort

Pictured L-R: Kellie Bright, Maggie Moyer, Sandra Salter, Joy Galloway, Carolyn Holloway GENEVA, Alabama (BNc) -- Ladies from the Geneva church work throughout the year to bring joy and furnish needs to children in Panama Central America. The former church building, now mission/fellowship building, of the Geneva Church of Christ is filled with school supplies … Continue reading Geneva ladies support Panama Mission Effort

Alabama women make mats and blankets for homeless

MADISON, Ala. (BNC) by Jamie Suiter— The ladies of the Madison congregation have started making mats and blankets by recycling what most people throw in the trash. I talked with Pam Waller at the Madison church July 6, and she said they are using crochet to make mats from plastic bags and blankets from flannel shirts … Continue reading Alabama women make mats and blankets for homeless

Diane Grantham tells Bible stories at local nursing home

GENEVA, Ala (BNc) -- Diane Grantham, Geneva, AL, has endeared herself to both local nursing home residents and personnel. For the past year she has been going to the home on Monday mornings at 9:30 to tell Bible stories. It all began one day while visiting the facility. A resident commented to Diane that she wished … Continue reading Diane Grantham tells Bible stories at local nursing home