Faith and Values

Fostering relationships
Pastor Bernard Bishop, left, and Pastor Joshua Long By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher Two meetings to foster better relations have been held in Atmore over the past few weeks. At the end of the last meeting, a couple of pastors put their words into a plan. Pastor Bernard Bishop, Destiny Worship Center, and Pastor Joshua Long, Unity Baptist Church, struck up a conversation about bridging the gap – the responsibility,…
A different National Day of Prayer
By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher In a normal world, dozens of area residents would gather Thursday evening, May 7, in the Escambia County High School gym. Most would have their Bibles in their hand, some would have electronic devices. And most would have a Scripture note or have a passage marked in their Bible. And another National Day of Prayer would be held in Atmore. But this is not a…
Episcopal Diocese Holy Week services
The Rev. Albert Kennington shared the following information for Holy Week. Many churches in the Episcopal Diocese of the Central Gulf Coast are livestreaming services. If you are a member of a church doing online worship, you are encouraged to join with your home congregation. For those congregations that are smaller, those who do not have a congregation, or those who may wish to gather together with people from across…