I believe in the Cooperative Program because it works!

Since 1925, Southern Baptists have invested in financial cooperation rather than competition for Great Commission ministries. Countless lives have been touched and millions have come to know the Lord Jesus Christ because of faithful Southern Baptists giving through their local churches through the Cooperative Program. The past 92 years testify to the eternal impact of […]

Churches can help prevent mishandling of money

Jim Swedenburg can’t remember the last time a month went by that he didn’t hear at least one report of an Alabama Baptist church dealing with a significant misappropriation of money. “And if we’re hearing about one, there’s probably nine others we aren’t hearing about because they are handled locally,” said Swedenburg, director of the […]

ENGAGING Alabama Campuses with the Gospel!

The following is a guest post from State Missionary Mike Nuss originally posted at BCMLink.org. “I couldn’t believe that he had never heard any of it before.” “As I continued to quote Scripture, I could see the wall come down and these students’ hearts being open to hearing the message of God’s love!” Students connected with Alabama Baptist […]

How relevant is the Cooperative Program funding model in fueling SBC missions and ministries?

Guest post by Dr. Paul Chitwood, Executive Director of the Kentucky Baptist Convention   At our dinner table last night, our 13-year-old guest turned to me and asked abruptly, “Do you know why I’m glad my sister is here?” Our guest comes to visit once a week. She is working her way through a residential treatment program, trying […]