By Joe Sorah
Compassion Ministries Specialist, TBMB
How can we reach children in Tennessee with the gospel? One answer has been Christmas Backpacks for some children.
The ministry began several years ago. Baptists in Georgia, North Carolina, and other states began bringing backpacks filled with toys, clothing articles, hygiene items and food to give to children in Tennessee as Christmas gifts. Children received more than backpacks filled with needed supplies.
Many children and adults gave their lives to Christ as churches and ministry centers had Christmas events where the gospel was shared. [Read more…]