Hope Montgomery beat cancer before she turned 2, only a short time after her parents beat the odds in a battle with drug addiction.
Interfaith Ministries has been involved with Christmas Clearinghouse for more than 20 years. During all of that time, the staff tweaked and polished the process until they had it streamlined to run like a well-oiled machine.
Jail chaplains usually visit inmates once a week, but haven't been able to do so during the pandemic. “I don’t think I’ve seen hope as low as I have this year,” a chaplain said.
As coronavirus flourishes in Calhoun County and across the country, church leaders face a tough decision: whether and how to alter their services to meet the challenge of the pandemic.
OXFORD — It’s not the new sanctuary at Lighthouse Church that makes pastor Garry Burns beam with pride; it’s the smaller meeting rooms for children that make his eyes light up.
When the Rev. Tammy Jackson discusses the church’s role in her Glencoe childhood, ambiguity is absent. It’s the Baptist church in which she blossomed. It’s the Baptist church that prepared her for leadership. It’s the Baptist church that molded her Christian faith.
A new convent of three nuns has plans to start their mission in Anniston on Tuesday, according to Father John McDonald of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church.
When Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Anniston hosted a food box giveaway Saturday morning, the Anniston High School football team was on hand to help.