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  • Alliance’s 30th Anniversary, by Jim Strickland


    On this date 30 years ago, February 12, 1987, a news conference was held here in front of this pulpit. The press was present including The Atlanta Journal/Constitution, WSB television, and several others. Simultaneously, two other news conferences were hel More Info

  • 2017 Annual Gathering Workshops


    Workshops, Workshop Presenters and more! More Info

  • Embracing God’s Call to Justice and Love, by Michelle McClendon


    ​​Embracing God’s Call to Justice and Love--the 2017 Annual Gathering, April 28-30--is shaping up to be a powerful montage of faces and voices joining to celebrate the paths we have traveled together as an Alliance of ​Baptists in these past 30 years. We'l More Info

  • Practicing Congregation: Dissent, by Tim Moore


    ​I can recall a church business meeting during my junior high days when my parents were the only persons to vote against a proposal. They stood side-by-side in a dissent of “No” while everyone else remained seated. Sitting in the back with friends, one of More Info

  • First Alliance-Endorsed Military Chaplain Retires, by James Lamkin


    On January 7, 2017, Chaplain Lt. Colonel Liz Harris-Lamkin retired from 22 years of military service. Chaplains and Wing colleagues gathered from around the state at Warner Robins Air Force Base to witness this ritual. And we were wowed! More Info

  • Hope in the Ruins, by Cathy Tamsberg


    In November 1940, the German Luftwaffe bombed the city of Coventry, England. The city’s beloved cathedral was nearly destroyed and more than 500 residents were killed. The following morning, Provost Gordon Howard stood in the ruins and prayed, “Father, for More Info