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  • 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

  • White Privilege: Let’s Talk, A UCC Resource, by Ken Meyers


    White. I am white. The simplicity of the appeal to name this identity in my spiritual autobiography guides me to see my complicity in the endemic American racial disharmony. As a white person this declaration is critical in my faith formation for spiritua More Info

  • ​A Prayer for Inauguration Day in the USA 2017, by Mike Castle


    Based on ​Psalm 72 More Info