By Lonnie Wilkey
Editor, Baptist and Reflector
CHATTANOOGA — Former University of Tennessee football legend Joshua Dobbs was not the only champion on center stage during the recent Night of Champions event sponsored by Red Bank Baptist Church.
Joining Dobbs in the spotlight was Grayson Ledbetter, a 6-year-old with Alexander Disease, an extremely rare progressive disease that will eventually cause the person to lose the ability to walk, talk and even eat before the disease takes his or her life.
“Grayson is a champion as he fights for his life,” observed Josh Lancaster, executive pastor at Red Bank Baptist Church. Grayson is the grandson of Red Bank member Tim and Robin Ledbetter who are involved in leadership for the children’s ministry at the church. [Read more…]