In the three weeks leading up to the Alma Hunt Offering for Virginia Missions emphasis week (September 8-15, 2013), we’re publishing 15 blog posts highlighting each of the 15 allocations the Virginia Baptist Mission Board receives from the offering.
What is the Alma Hunt Offering? Find the answer to that question and more at AlmaHunt.org.
#10 – Virginia Baptists’ Mission History: $18,750
Alma Hunt funds help the Virginia Baptist Historical Society assist churches by:
- Preserving valuable records through climate-controlled storage.
- Providing microfilming of Baptist history materials.
- Offering local church historians help in researching.
- Writing Virginia Baptist church histories and planning anniversary celebrations.
- Providing educational materials sent to all churches for Virginia Baptist Heritage week.
- Maintaining a heritage teaching gallery open to individuals and church groups.
Learn more at their website: http://www.baptistheritage.org/