Bell Road Baptist Church

Auburn churches extend helping hand for victims of 49 Fire

This past week, many Auburn residents lost everything in the 49 Fire. Fortunately, local churches are working to help them get it all back. Several churches are collecting food an ...

Bailey answered ministry’s call

After leading a ministry for mentally disabled men and women for 24 years, Eleanor Bailey is now retiring. On Tuesday, campers at Camp Alta gathered to wish her goodbye and to pr ...

Come enjoy the church gardens

I wish to thank the Auburn Journal and Gloria Young for the article (July 2) about the gardens at Bell Road Baptist Church. It took many people and many hours to complete these pro ...

Garden for the blind puts visitors in touch with nature

It started with a memorial rose garden. Then came a military garden in 2006. Now, there’s a garden for the blind and visually impaired. The three gardens, which have transformed ...

Life in The Greens an extension of ‘church being the church’

I am into my third year as a pastor in Auburn. From the start, Cathy and I have shopped locally, joined a gym, attended prayer meetings, and become chaplains at the hospital. Our v ...

Election season shows signs of tough love

The recorded voicemail was friendly in tone: “We have driven by the facilities of the church and noted that you guys have quite a few political signs. We just wanted to ask that ...