Food

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Brenda Gantt: Down-home Cooking with a side of Jesus

February 28, 2021

Cover Story Brought to you by: Molly Maid of Birmingham, mollymaid.com/birmingham Brenda Gantt considers herself a humble home cook, but her online following has made her a viral superstar. With more than two million views on some of her Facebook Live cooking videos, Gantt has introduced Southern cooking to fans from around the world. Ultimately, though, …

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Dine with Carrabba’s Italian Grill

November 23, 2020

Whether you want to dine in, order to go, place a catering order or give the gift of Carrabba’s with a gift card, Carrabba’s Italian Grill on Highway 280 is ready to serve you! Carrabba’s offers guests a unique and delicious menu everyone will enjoy. Open daily, the team at Carrabba’s is ready to serve …

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Faith & Food Flourish at Ashley Mac’s

October 31, 2020

Cover Story An old Latvian proverb proclaims that “A smiling face is half the meal.” Ashley McMakin, the owner of the Birmingham area’s five Ashley Mac’s restaurants, has been putting smiles on the faces of her customers for more than a decade with her delicious comfort meals. The restaurant’s signature dishes-mouthwatering creations like poppyseed chicken …

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“I Cared Enough” Continues Even During Covid

October 2, 2020

Mission Makers Brought to you by: Community Partner Covene, www.convenenow.com Meeting the practical needs of people in the name of Jesus is a great way to share the Gospel through actions. Daniel Cason Ministries is once again hosting their annual Thanksgiving outreach “I Cared Enough” in which volunteers will help meet the needs of the …

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October Giveaways

September 28, 2020

TO SAY THANK YOU for reading and supporting the businesses and organizations that advertise with us and make spreading Good News possible, we have THREE GREAT GIVEAWAYS this month for you and your family! A Prize Pack including Boston Butt from Award Winning Big Daddy Sauce($100+ Value!), www.bigdaddysaucesllc.com. Simply Visit www.BirminghamChristian.com/Recipes, and submit a recipe …

Food For Our Journey Truck

Local Churches Partner to Feed the Hungry

September 10, 2020

Church Leaders The team behind the non-profit food van, Food For Our Journey (FFOJ), was helped this weekend by two parishes of the Catholic Diocese of Birmingham. Teamwork between some parishioners of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church (OLS) in Homewood and Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Hoover made sure that 200 people who …

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Join Saint George in Supporting Backpack Buddies

September 1, 2020

Church Leaders In Shelby County alone, there are over 10,000 public school children on the free meal program at their school but what happens over the weekends? During long holiday breaks and weekends, The Backpack Buddies Program helps meet the need by providing public school students with nutritious and easy-to-prepare food that they can take …

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Bringing the Holiday to the Hungry

July 29, 2020

Church Leaders Homewood’s Our Lady of Sorrows (OLS) Catholic Church’s 71st annual Independence Day Festival continued giving after the event. Left over grilled meat and side dishes, including baked beans and slaw, were fashioned into plates for Birmingham’s homeless. The teamwork by the Knights of Columbus Council 4304, some of the ladies of the parish, …

Business as Ministry- Big Daddy Bomb BBQ Sauce

July 28, 2020

Faith at Work Birmingham’s Dwayne Thompson was looking for a second job to supplement his income. He never expected to start his own business. After receiving several comments encouraging him to bottle and sell his BBQ sauce, Thompson started praying for God to reveal His plan. Doors opened and Thompson reflects that the process to …

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Upcoming Virtual Events with Brookdale University Park!

June 25, 2020

Senior Scene Join Our Favorite Recipes Virtual Event! It’s easier to savor your time at home with delicious new food and drink ideas to enjoy. That’s why we’ve asked our very own Brookdale Chef Joe Sciarrotta to demonstrate how you can recreate some of his favorite recipes. This free virtual experience is RSVP only, so …

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