Alabama Baptist students serve in Sandy Rebuild effort, other areas

It is spring break time, and some Alabama Baptist students are choosing missions and ministry for their week’s agenda.

A Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) group from Troy University, along with state missionary Chris Mills, headed to Staten Island, N.Y., to help in the continued Sandy Rebuild effort through Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR).
Troy University student Ellen Barker, a member of Hepzibah Baptist Church, Troy, assisted in the work by doing what she described as small jobs and prayerwalking the neighborhood.

“I really enjoyed this missions opportunity,” she said. “Even though we were there to help rebuild from Hurricane Sandy, our ultimate purpose was to share the Word with New York and start planting God’s seed.

– Read the full story as originally reported by the Alabama Baptist newspaper at: http://thealabamabaptist.org/print-edition-article-detail.php?id_art=31100&pricat_art=3#sthash.YPkR2lzH.dpuf

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