College Hill Baptist Church Holds Health Screening as Part of Saving Lives Program

By admin | August 29, 2013 | Comments Off on College Hill Baptist Church Holds Health Screening as Part of Saving Lives Program

As part of the ongoing Saving Lives program, members of the College Hill Baptist Church were part of a health screening on August 24. This UA and community project has the purpose of making healthy living part of a church member’s faith practices. A scripture-based approach was purposely selected because of its compatibility with the […]

Saving Lives Celebrates First Year with Appreciation Dinner

By admin | February 5, 2013 | Comments Off on Saving Lives Celebrates First Year with Appreciation Dinner

Click image for detail [nggallery id=10 template=caption ] By Kirsten J. Barnes CCBP Graduate Assistant When Dr. Samory T. Pruitt, vice president for community affairs at The University of Alabama, envisioned the Saving Lives program, he not only wanted a program that would promote healthy living in Alabama, but also a faith-based program that could be a […]

College Hill Baptist Church Playing Key Role in Saving Lives Program

By admin | January 12, 2013 | Comments Off on College Hill Baptist Church Playing Key Role in Saving Lives Program

By Kirsten J. Barnes The April 2011 tornado may have torn down the walls of College Hill Baptist Church, but it did not break the spirit of the parishioners who worship there. "The word of God teaches us that our body, mind and soul belong to Him," said the Rev. Kelvin Croom, pastor of the […]

College Hill Baptist Church Playing Key Role in Saving Lives Program

By admin | November 30, 2012 | Comments Off on College Hill Baptist Church Playing Key Role in Saving Lives Program

By Kirsten J. Barnes The April 2011 tornado may have torn down the walls of College Hill Baptist Church, but it did not break the spirit of the parishioners who worship there. "The word of God teaches us that our body, mind and soul belong to Him," said the Rev. Kelvin Croom, pastor of the […]

First African Baptist Welcomes Saving Lives Program

By admin | November 30, 2012 | Comments Off on First African Baptist Welcomes Saving Lives Program

By Kirsten J. Barnes Graduate Student Center for Community-Based Partnerships In January the University of Alabama started Saving Lives, a faith-based partnership to increase health literacy and to support residents in rural and urban Alabama in attaining higher levels of health and wellness through the use of prudent health practices and scripture. In addition to […]