"We're trying to find ways to get people in Selma to truly know one another." -- Juana Maxwell of One Selma: Coming Home United in Faith
SELMA, Ala. (BP) -- When Jerry Light moved to Selma to become pastor of First Baptist Church several years ago, he was surprised that only two African American churches identified as Southern Baptist.
"It bothered me because Baptists are always missions-minded -- both locally and abroad," Light said. "I know Selma has a racial stigma hanging over it but that was a long time ago and we need ... Read More