Faith and Values

A walk with Christ
Jones By JOSH FRYE News Staff Writer It has been over 400 days and 1,883 miles since Gregory Allen Jones Jr. first set off from Lexington, Kentucky on his journey to California on foot. Armed with a backpack and simple wood walking cane with a cross, Jones has been able to move across the southern east coast of the United States, spreading the word and love of Jesus Christ. Jones…
A welcome donation
At the presentation, from left, Mark Wakefield, Bobby Davis, Kevin Garrett News Staff Report Atmore First Baptist Church did not escape damage during Hurricane Sally in September. In fact, some roof damage is visible from the street. According to Pastor Kevin Garrett, the roof over the sanctuary has to be replaced and several areas need patching on the other roofs of the building. Fortunately, the church got some help last…
Pastor Odom celebrates birthday
Pastor Odom Special to Atmore News On Sunday, October 11, Atmore Baptist Temple honored their pastor, Pastor William D. “Doug” Odom, on the occasion of his 74th birthday, which coincidentally came the day after National Pastor Appreciation Day, with a dinner in his honor. Pastor Odom was born October 12, 1946. He was ordained into the ministry in 1980 and is a 1984 graduate of Arlington Baptist Bible College. He…
Calvary Deliverance Temple plans special services
The pastor and congregation of Calvary Deliverance Temple will hold a revival celebration and homecoming next week. The revival will be held Friday and Saturday, October 9 and 10, at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited to celebrate homecoming Sunday, October 11, with Sunday school at 10 a.m. and the worship service at 11 a.m., with lunch and special music following. The Rev. Floyd Hutto from Langley, S.C., will be the…