Baptist Disaster Relief is Christian love in action, meeting
urgent needs of hurting humanity in crisis situations. God
calls Christians to demonstrate love in the relief of
victims of disasters through the efficient and immediate
use of the resources, time, and talents entrusted to us
by our Lord.
affect many people. Christians naturally respond to the
hurts of those around them and feel an obligation to minister
in the name of Jesus Christ. Christians working together
can accomplish much for the glory of God.
disaster response team can provide direction for the potential
energy of individual Christians and churches desiring to
be of service in times of disaster. Through planning, training,
and practicing disaster response teams can provide leadership
and expertise required in times of disaster.
Baptist Association maintains a Chain Saw crew, Shower Trailer unit, and Feeding Unit. In recent years our Disaster Relief teams have been
very busy helping to rebuild areas from the Midwest down
to the Gulf Coast. For more information please call the Associational office or to register go to the Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief Web site.
you want to make a financial contribution to our
Disaster Relief Teams who are activated during
catastrophic times, please make a check out to Calhoun
Baptist Association designated for Disaster Relief and mail it to the Associational office (1130 Woodstock
Avenue, Anniston, AL 36207) or come by the Associational office.
WEDNESDAY APRIL 27, 2011 STORMS
CBA DISASTER RELIEF EFFORT
Calhoun County Storm Statistics
Deaths - 9
Homes Destroyed - 200+
Homes Damaged - 3500+
To see CBA Disaster Relief Statistics CLICK HERE
Calhoun Baptist Association
Disaster Relief Slideshow (click here)
Please view this video to view some of the ways in which the Calhoun Baptist Association, its churches, and partner denominations and organizations have been working to help the storm victims as they try to rebuild their lives.
This was filmed for one particular church, but the financial applications are the same for all who have donated. We want to say thank you to everyone who has donated time, money, or products to this ministry.
To view the video click on the link below:
CBA Disaster Relief Video
We greatly appreciate the grace and love that you have shown to the storm victims over the past week. Lives have been touched in ways that you cannot even imagine.
Thank you for all that you are doing to share the Love of Christ in our area.
CALHOUN BAPTIST DISASTER RELIEF EFFORTS UPDATE
To date, the Lord has used us in cooperation with other churches and organizations to:
- Repair around 40 homes damaged during the storm
- Rebuild 8 homes that were total losses
- Lead 6 people to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ
- Witness countless lives changed
We are continuing to work on the goal of reaching people for Christ through meeting their physical needs of shelter. If you would like to partner with us in this mission field, please contact us at 256.237.5171 or email@example.com