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Christmas Open House 2017

It’s gearing up to be that time of year again. A chill in the air, twinkling lights on trees, garlands adorning mantels, and hot chocolate galore! What are we talking about? Christmas, of course!more...

Lifeprints (Winter 2017)

Fresh off the digital presses, the Winter 2017 edition of Lifeprints is here for YOU! We'd love to send Lifeprints directly to your e-mail inbox. Click here to sign up for FREE!more...

Trees for Hope 2017

On November 28, the first annual Trees for Hope event, benefitting the children and families in our care, was held at Dauphin Way Baptist Church in Mobile, Alabama—and what a special night it was!more...

Finding Home

Jacob*, an energetic and bright six-year-old on our Dothan campus, didn’t come into our care feeling very hopeful or sure of his future.more...

Grace's House of Hope: A New Home in Mobile

We are excited to share news that our Family Care home in Mobile is ready to begin welcoming families! A ribbon-cutting and dedication ceremony was held on Sunday, October 1, for this beautiful new home, “Grace’s House of Hope.” This transitional home for single mothers and their dependent children will serve Mobile area families and will begin to see families move in later this month.more...

UNITEd for Christ

This summer, Family Care in Alabaster was a recipient of UNITE 2017—the first annual youth service event sponsored by Shelby Baptist Association, serving 22 sites all over Shelby County. Participants totaling 160 from 12 different churches scattered across the county to serve their community and worship together over one special weekend.more...

Choosing Joy

God’s timing is always perfect. I like how He provides comfort just when I need it most. For instance, I was recently listening to music and noticed these lyrics, “High on the mountain, I will be lifting my voice, and in the valley, I will be dancing for joy; in every season You are worthy.” These words were like a balm to my weary heart reminding me that life is full of peaks and valleys. Regardless of what life brings, I can choose joy. more...

Campus Spotlight: Mobile

Following is a 2017 Campus Spotlight featuring stories, updates, and other news from our Mobile campus! more...

LifePrints (Fall 2017)

Fresh off the digital presses, the Fall 2017 edition of Lifeprints is here for YOU! We'd love to send Lifeprints directly to your e-mail inbox. Click here to sign up for FREE! more...

Michaela's Story

When Michaela Sanderson Guthrie was 11 years old, a social services caseworker gave her an unimaginable choice—go to live with a family member or enter foster care . . . the decision made from this question impacted Michaela and her sister Danielle in a wonderful way. Written by Carrie Brown McWhorter on behalf of The Alabama Baptist newspaper, is Michaela's story of her time before ABCH, during, and after ABCH. We are honored to be a part of her life and story. more...

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