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Strengthening Your Marriage

. . . let each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband” Ephesians 5:33more...

Serving Through Supporting

At a recent Board meeting, Family Care mom from Grace’s House of Hope in Mobile, Chereta, was asked if she could share her story with our Board. I met Chereta before the Board meeting. She was quiet and a little nervous, but very polite and pleasant. She sat and waited outside of our Board room while the Board conducted its business. more...

Loving by Serving

It’s easy to think of going international when talking about missions—but missions can happen right in our own backyard. And that’s what one small group from The Church at Brook Hills is doing. more...

Living in the Present

“Don’t be afraid; just believe.” (Mark 5:36) Amy, a mom at Grace’s House of Hope, our Family Care home in Mobile, clung to this verse in a recent season of life. She says, “I felt it was a spoken Word one night when I was praying really hard.” Amy was facing a difficult choice—she knew she needed to go through a rehabilitation program for a drug addiction, and to do so, meant finding a safe home for her children to live throughout the duration of that program. more...

From Surviving to Thriving

I’d love to buy a few acres of land and build a home for me and my family.” This is just one of the dreams Family Care mom Quanicia has, along with getting her bachelor’s degree in social work, continue on to get her master’s degree, and biggest of all, to give back to other mothers who have been through difficult journeys similar to what she has faced herself. more...

LIFEPRINTS (SUMMER 2018)

Fresh off the digital presses, the Summer 2018 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...

Pruning and Growing: A Call to Abide

“Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it abides in the vine, neither can you, unless you abide in me.” John 15:4 more...

Hero Society Spotlight: John Cleveland

Every day at Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes (ABCH) we care for children and families in need through Foster Care, Family Care, Campus Care, and Shelter Care. If you visit one of our campuses or homes, you’ll likely see our social workers, foster or house parents, and/or counselors—all serving special and vital roles in caring for our kids. But another vital role exists in our ministry that you won’t see—our team of faithful financial supporters.more...

A New Beginning: Deja’s Family Care Journey

Family Care is the part of our ministry that serves homeless mothers and their children when they find themselves needing a new beginning and a healing place to learn and grow in the aftermath of the storms of life.more...

God’s Sovereignty Over All: The Batsons’ Story

At Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes (ABCH), our hope is to reunite children with their families whenever possible. Sometimes though, as determined by the courts, it is in the child’s best interest to be welcomed into a new forever family. Permanence is something we celebrate in the lives of little ones. Whether it’s a reunited family or an adoption day, we are honored to play a part in a child’s journey from brokenness to hope and wholeness!more...

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