|Burt Parker, pastor of Sisters Baptist Church in Sandersville, Ga., and his wife, Joy, take a break during a mission trip in Brazil. Photo courtesy of Sisters Baptist Church|
SANDERSVILLE, Ga. (BP)--"I'm just a person who believes God didn't put us here just to occupy space," says 90-year-old Hazel Amerson of Sisters Baptist Church in Sandersville, Ga. "He put us here to help other people.
"[W]hen I see somebody in need, I feel like we should meet it, and the Cooperative Program helps meet those needs," Amerson, WMU director of the church, added. "We wouldn't keep giving to it if it didn't." Read More