The 10 students gathered around the two men in bright yellow shirts just outside of Bethel Baptist Church in Bourg, Louisiana, listening as they were
Carl Rudek has always been a people person. It’s what drew him to pastoral ministry. But just one month after he retired from full-time ministry,
When Hurricane Katrina devastated Mississippi and Louisiana 16 years ago, Nancy Charlton desperately wanted to go help those whose lives had been ravaged by the
Many years ago, when Ken Cummins and Jeff Marquardt were wrestling coaches, they coached at rival schools in Illinois. When asked which team won more
Twenty years ago, Frederick Edwards responded to his first callout from Southern Baptist Disaster Relief. Terrorists had flown planes into the World Trade Center, and
There’s a lot of darkness in the world. And as believers, it’s our job to take the light that’s inside us — the light of
The week of Sept. 12, Cheryl Davis was all set to go on a vacation with a friend. Then Hurricane Ida hit Aug. 29, and
When Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers hear that they’re needed, individuals from across the state put their lives on hold and descend on an area.