Encouragement

Going for GOLD AGAIN

August 11, 2016

Allyson Felix Preps for Rio with God-Given Speed In the 2021 Olympics, Allyson Felix finished with a bronze medal in the women’s 400-meter! This accomplishment marks 10 track and field Olympic medals for Felix. She now holds the title for the most decorated female Olympic track and field athlete! BCF caught up with Felix before …

Encouraging Word

July 26, 2016

God’s Benefit Package When seeking employment and determining whether to accept a job offer, there are normally two key deciding factors, salary and the benefit package. The benefit package usually includes things like vacation, sick leave, health insurance, retirement and possibly a disability plan and life insurance. In considering this, I was reminded that God …

Education Extra

July 26, 2016

Exercise Your Right to Vote! High school students from across the state recently gathered at the American Village in Montevallo for a Student Mock Election Convention. The one hundred plus students vowed to “demonstrate their commitment to the principles of liberty and American self-government and ‘Stand Up for the Right to Vote’ by helping lead …

Bringing Out The Winner

July 26, 2016

Recently, we attended an 11 and under baseball tournament where there were several very good teams playing, and it was very competitive. It was the kind of tournament you want to be in if your goal is to become a better athlete. In one particular game, the starting pitcher struggled and could not throw a …

Mission Makers

June 27, 2016

Local Construction Company Boosts Mission’s Efforts to Help more People For many years those eating the hearty meals served at Birmingham’s oldest rescue mission have had to eat in shifts due to the cramped conditions in its existing facility on 2nd Avenue North. However, in 2012, Brother Bryan Mission (BBM) purchased the building two doors …

Encouraging Word

June 27, 2016

Be Careful What You Think Mankind is created in the image of God. Genesis 1:26-27 says, “Then God said, ‘Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; . . . And God created man in His own image,’ in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.” …

Bringing Out The Winner

June 27, 2016

Scars or Medals? Or Both? When you and I pass away and go on to the gates of heaven, what do you think God will be looking for when we meet him face-to-face? Is he going to be looking at what kind of clothes we wore? What our job or career accomplished? How big and …

Encouraging Word

May 27, 2016

Gain as You Give I’m convinced that some people miss out on the blessing of giving. I’m sure there are a number of reasons why they choose not to participate in sharing their blessings with others, but what a loss. I believe a part of the reason God blesses us is in order for us …

Parenting Points

May 26, 2016

The Greatest Example of a Father If you Google “how to be a good father” you will get an almost endless list of results. The advice given will be as broad as the list is long. Everything from how to be an authoritative figure to how to be your kid’s best friend. You will get …

Encouraging Word

May 2, 2016

GO – NO – WOE Remember when God delivered the Israelites from over 400 years of Egyptian bondage and led them to Canaan, the Promised Land? Once there, God gave them instructions on what to do in preparation to enter in and possess the land. GO. Numbers 13:1-2 says, “Then the Lord spoke to Moses …

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