The Rev. Dr. Christopher M. Hamlin serves as Pastor of the 128-
Welcome to Tab!!!
The people of Tabernacle Baptist Church are excited that this medium is available as a means of welcoming you to our church. As we celebrate 128 years of active ministry in the City of Birmingham, Tabernacle continues to be blessed by God’s providential care and the commitment of people whose love for Christ and ministry is genuine.
Dr. Hamlin’s Reflection for Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014
Our ministry is connected through a network that includes a national denomination, state affiliation, and district association. Although we are connected, one of the basic tenets of the Baptist faith is the autonomy we enjoy. Unlike other denominations that are governed by bishops and councils, no entity can demand or force Tabernacle to do anything; decisions and endorsements are made locally, by our congregation. Yet, we are privileged to enjoy the fellowship and resources of the convention.
The Convention was established in 1880 at a meeting of 180 Black Baptists in Montgomery, Alabama. Today, the Convention boasts a membership of 7.5 million and 31,000 congregations. It is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee and sponsors three annual meetings: Mid-
This week, the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. will meet in New Orleans.
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