In sixteen days our Baptist Builders
completed a house on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Sixty-four individuals
from 10 churches participated in all aspects of
construction and support activities.
thanks goes to a team of DR workers, Byron Henry, Greg Eads, and
David Rhodes, who landscaped the grounds of the Resource Center.
Shrubs were trimmed, plants moved and mulched, and a general
clean up of the grounds and parking lot conducted.
Baptist Builders have been busy at Bunches Chapel working on the
addition to the Fellowship Hall and at Bear Creek Baptist
working on the new Sanctuary.
Storm clean up from the July/August storms has kept the team
Pictures of Our Team At Work:
Baptist Association Disaster Relief unit was awarded the
Outstanding Unit for Call-Outs at the Disaster Relief Rally at
Linden Valley. The unit also won the door prize -- a new
has been awarded the
2008 Joel W. Phillips award for Outstanding Achievement Award
for Disaster Relief.
David Acres, Disaster Relief Director for the Tennessee Baptist
presented the award in a special recognition service
May 24, 2009, at Sand Ridge Baptist Church.
This award is presented to the one individual in the Southern
who best represented "Christ in the Crisis".
Thank you Rick for your outstanding leadership.
In 2014 Rick stepped down from the Director's Position, but is still
very active and a valuable part of the Associational Team.