ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – State directors of Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) and Send Relief, the compassion ministry arm for Southern Baptists, entered into a new working agreement when SBDR directors gathered for their annual roundtable on January 27 in Albuquerque, N.M. The SBDR state directors affirmed the measure without any dissenting votes.
DISASTER RELIEF DIGEST: Arizona volunteers help after Colorado wildfires; Baptists embrace Tennessee town
Arizona DR brings hope after Colorado wildfire; Baptists play big role in Tennessee town’s tornado recovery.
Cookie Baker has been on a lot of disaster relief trips, but she says something hit differently about this one – the children.
MORRISTOWN, Tenn. (BP) – When a teenage girl went missing in the east Tennessee mountains while walking her dogs, emergency responder Brandon Ramsey was able to do in 10 minutes what searchers on the ground couldn’t in more than two hours.
SBC DIGEST: Texas church still rebuilding from Harvey; Georgia tornado-damaged church helps Kentucky tornado victims
Texas Baptist Men rebuild church gym destroyed by Hurricane Harvey; Tornado-ravaged Georgia church celebrates 'grand reopening' by collecting offering for Kentucky.
LOUISVILLE, Colo. (BP) – Linda Hinkle didn’t get her “one more time” into the house.
LAFAYETTE, Colo. (BP) – Colorado Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers are continuing feeding efforts for those displaced by a fast-moving fire last week, a spokesman told Baptist Press.
MURRAY, Ky. (BP) – Ron Crow says the work being done in western Kentucky is a visual image of the Cooperative Program in action.
MURRAY, Ky. (BP) – There have been too many donation drives and relief efforts for Mayfield tornado victims established over the last 11 days to count, but one of the largest operations in the area is currently headquartered at First Baptist Church of Murray. First Baptist Senior Pastor Keith Inman said the church is currently […]
Multi-state response in wake of tornadoes; More ultrasound machines from Psalm 139-state partnership dedicated.