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Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief deployed to Louisiana

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief (DR) teams have been called on by Southern Baptist DR Logistics to deploy to the Monroe area of Louisiana for flood relief. President Barack Obama declared yesterday that a “major disaster” had hit … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS — Disaster relief teams on location in Pickens county

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief teams began assisting communties this morning after April 11 storms rolled through the state. Pickens Baptist Association disaster relief teams are assisting with debris removal along a 10-mile stretch of County Road 75 in Pickens … Continue reading

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College students to help Sandy survivors

EDISON, N.J. (BP) — College students will have their second opportunity in as many years to use their holiday breaks to minister to disaster survivors in the Northeast as the North American Mission Board is coordinating their deployment to respond … Continue reading

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SBDR seeks help from volunteers after Isaac

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP) — Southern Baptist Disaster Relief is seeking help with mud-out and assessment as it concentrates on clean-up, recovery and roof repairs for Hurricane Isaac victims, confident that meals are no longer needed. –30– To read more, visit … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Alabama Acts 1:8 team ventures to Carpathian Mountains

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — An Alabama Acts 1:8 Connections team — made up of several Alabama Baptists divided into different teams — traveled to the Carpathian Mountains in Ukraine. Scotty Goldman, a member of the team and an associate in the … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Kentucky Baptists kick off seventh annual Extreme Build

PINE KNOT, Ky. (ABP) — What can 120 volunteers do in about 10 days? For one thing they can build a house for a low-income family in rural Kentucky. This weekend volunteers from 20 churches across the Bluegrass State will … Continue reading

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