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Celebrate the Family Expo Recap!

January 27, 2020

Special Feature On January 11, 2020, Birmingham Christian Family (BCF) celebrated 20 years of GOOD NEWS at the Celebrate the Family Expo. Here are a few of the highlights from the free day of family fun at the Hoover Met’s Finley Center! The Chick-Fil-A Herd of Cows arrived in their “Cow Mobile” handed out plush …

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Celebrating 20 Years of Good News: Where Are They Now?

December 28, 2019

Cover Story The year 2020 is special to Birmingham Christian Family (BCF) magazine because it marks 20 years of sharing Good News with readers like you. 20 years can bring a lot of changes, so keep reading to find where past cover stories are now! You can also read the full length, powerful faith stories …

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Making Musical Memories: A Birmingham-Southern College Christmas Tradition

November 25, 2019

Music Notes Brought to you by: Thomas Waters State Farm, As the holidays grow nearer, I’m sure memories of family holiday traditions come to mind for many. The Birmingham-Southern College (BSC) choral experience has been a life-long, life-changing experience for me, as I’m certain it has for many – those who have participated in …

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Worship with MercyMe in Concert!

September 18, 2019

Music Notes Multi-platinum MercyMe, along with Grammy nominee Crowder and GMA Dover nominee Micah Tyler, will stop in Birmingham on October 17 as part of the Imagine Nation Tour! Recent radio favorites “Best News Ever,” “Grace Got You” and “Even If” are housed on MercyMe’s most current album, LIFER, and will be among the hits …

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Building Community through Jazz

September 9, 2019

Music Notes Brought to you by: Thomas Waters State Farm, On October 13, 2019 enjoy an evening of “Jazz in the Park” on the grounds of the Emmet O’Neal Library in Mountain Brook. The free event from 5-8 p.m. is hosted by the non-profit, Magic City Smooth Jazz. Since 2008, the organization has hosted …

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Trusting God’s Plan: Miss Alabama Tiara Pennington

July 31, 2019

“I remember wanting to fall on my knees or at least fall down, I was so excited,” Tiara Pennington said as she reflected on the moment when she was crowned the new Miss Alabama on June 8, 2019. In her unforgettable moment, Pennington shares that she felt the support of every person in the room …

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Time to Tailgate! Boiling ‘N Bragging 2019

July 26, 2019

Special Feature Brought to you by: Community Partner Hinkle Roofing, Wear your favorite college football team colors, enjoy a low country boil and help the most critically ill children in our community. You don’t want to miss Boiling ‘N Bragging 2019– the first college football tailgate party of the season to help raise funds …

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Music + Encouragement: Night Lights with Jill Friday

July 26, 2019

Music Notes     Tune in to 93.7-FM WDJC from 7 p.m. to Midnight to listen to the new nightly call-in show, “Night Lights” hosted by Jill Friday. A seasoned radio and voice talent veteran, Friday is also “seasoned” in life and hopes to offer wisdom along with the ability to listen and empathize with callers and …

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Distinguished Young Women Take the Stage

July 2, 2019

The 2020 Distinguished Young Women Program of Jefferson County will be on July 19 and July 20, 2019. The special program will be held at the Vestavia Hills High School Auditorium. Eighteen high school senior girls, representing eleven high schools throughout Jefferson County will compete for cash-tuition and college granted scholarships and for the great …

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WORSHIP at Magnolia Festival

February 23, 2019

Music Notes The 18th annual Gardendale Magnolia Festival, April 26-27, 2019 promises to be a fun, family friendly event that includes live praise music by artists that all call Alabama home. Hailee Faith: 11-Year-Old Rising Star. Gospel & country singer Hailee Faith Squires will perform at the Magnolia Festival on Saturday April 27. Hailee Faith …

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