Clyde Chambliss

Faith @ Work: Clyde Chambliss
Chambliss Engineering Alabama State Senator

How does your faith manifest through your civic and business responsibilities as a State Senator? CC: My Lord, Jesus Christ, came to earth as a servant, and we are to follow His example. I fall short daily but strive to remember that what He has done for me dictates that I live my faith and […]

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Faith @ Work: Jan Woods

You were born in Millbrook, then moved to Ohio as a child and lived there for 60 years. What brought you back to Alabama? JW: My family moved to Ohio when I was four years old. I did not want to move away from my grandparents. My family visited during the holidays, and my sister […]


Christmas Church Events in the River Region

Montgomery Aldersgate UMC6610 Vaughn Road, (334) 272.6152www.aldersgateumc.orgDecember 11 at 10:30 a.m.Christmas Carol ServiceSanctuary and online at Aldersgateumc.orgChristmas Eve Carols, Communionand CandlelightSaturday, December 24 Christchurch 8800 Vaughn Road,(334) 387.0566, ext. 203.www.christchurchxp.netCandlelit Service of Lessons and CarolsDecember 1Christmas Eve PageantDecember 24 at 4 p.m.Christmas Eve Candlelight ServiceDecember 24 at 8 p.m. Christmas at Eastern Hills Baptist3604 Pleasant […]

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Faith @  Work:
Rhonda Thompson,
Director of The Nehemiah Center

RRC: For two decades, you’ve served as the Director of The Nehemiah Center through First Baptist Church, Montgomery. How did the program evolve? RT: In 2002, the Minister of Community Ministries realized that the needs in the Ch­isholm community were quickly growing. She also realized that the community was vastly underserved and asked me to […]


Fall Family Fun Guide

Angel FestOctober 15, 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.St. Michael and All angels Church,5941 Main Street, Millbrook.Enjoy entertainment while you browse the booths of renowned local artisans, bid on amazing items for an unbeatable price at the Silent Auction, as the children enjoy the Kids’ Carnival. Don’t miss out on all the great food. Grab a […]

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Faith @  Work:  Douglas  McElvy, Attorney at Law

You candidly shared that during a part of your life, you considered yourself dropping out by choice (with no purpose) while living in a shack and struggling with substance abuse. How did God save you? I more likely would have described myself as pursuing freedom from conformity aided by substance abuse instead of “strug­gling” with […]

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Faith @ Work:
Keiauna Whte

As the owner of BeYOUtiful Boutique in downtown Montgomery, how do you participate in the spiritual life of your community? It is my goal to share/demonstrate the love of Jesus. While prayer is the simplest, although most unnoticed unless done publicly, that is first. Through several drives, partnerships, and personal efforts, we participate in outreach […]

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Faith at Work:
Jennifer Handey

As a second-grade teacher at Trinity Presbyterian School, explain how you bring your faith into the classroom? Sharing my faith flows naturally. I am grateful for the freedom to do so in the classroom. During our class Bible time, I share how the scriptures we read have affected my life. As we share prayer requests […]

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Faith at Work:
Steward Hayles III,
Owner & Realtor Red Tails Realty Group

You and your wife are proud business owners of Red Tails Realty Group. Was it a calling from God to establish a family business? We have always been entrepreneurial-minded, so we thought it was a great idea. We love real estate, and we saw a genuine need and an opportunity for the brokerage. We do […]

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Faith at Work: Tonya Speed, Owner of Tonya Speed’s Dance Connection

RRC: For years, you’ve been the proud owner of Tonya’s Speed’s Dance Connection. What led you to establish a business that would positively impact our youth? TS: I’ve had Tonya’s Speed Dance Connection since 1986. As a young dancer growing up, I saw the influence of my dance teachers, which always had a positive impact […]