COVID-19 Informative Websites

The Alabama Department of Public Health is the primary state health agency for the state of Alabama. ADPH’s purpose is promoting, protecting, and improving Alabama’s health.  
 
CDC is the nation’s health protection agency, working 24/7 to protect America from health and safety threats, both foreign and domestic. CDC increases the health security of our nation.
 

Staying Connected

Please continue to interact with your small group through interactive Bible studies and conversations through Facebook/Facetime, phone, and yes, even by letter. If you have a prayer request or need, you can contact your Connection Class Leader via email using the link above.
 
Helping you stay connected to family, friends, Connection Class members, and your community through this challenging time. ZOOM is simplified video conferencing with real-time messaging and content sharing. This popular video conferencing app is free with limitations. For example, it is free for calls between 2 people for 24 hours, and fee for up to 100 people for 40 minutes. But, there are charges to add additional participants or meeting minutes. Some restrictions and fees are being suspended during the Coronavirus crisis.
 
Stay in touch! Skype keeps the world talking. Say “hello” with an instant message, voice or video call – all for free. Skype can host up to 50 people at a time, and you can use it with or without video.
 

Local Religious Organizations

The Elmore Baptist Association (EBA) website is a great “connection” place for you and the churches of the association. Connect with a church in your area and with opportunities for ministry, mission, and fellowship through the EBA.
 
Located at 73716 Tallassee Hwy, Wetumpka, AL 36092. Mailing Address: P.O. Box 367, Wetumpka, AL 36092
Phone: (334) 567-732
 
This is a Christ-centered recovery program where God heals those with hurts, habits or hangups. Not only do we have a place for adults but we also have Celebration Place for children 12 years old & under and The Landing for teens 13 to 17 years old. Visit the Celebrate Recovery website to learn more about this vital recovery program and please check back for news on upcoming meetings at Shoal Creek. 
 

Religious Organizations (National & Worldwide)

Samaritan’s Purse is a non-denominational evangelical Christian organization providing spiritual and physical aid to hurting people around the world. Since 1970, Samaritan’s Purse has helped meet needs of people who are victims of war, poverty, natural disasters, disease, and famine with the purpose of sharing God’s love through His Son, Jesus Christ. The organization serves the Church worldwide to promote the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.
 

Finances

Dave Ramsey offers life-changing financial advice as host of the nationally syndicated radio program “The Dave Ramsey Show.” The 3-hour live radio talk show focuses on life, love, and relationships, and how they happen to revolve around money.
 
Crown Financial Ministries is dedicated to equipping people around the world to learn, apply, and teach biblical financial principles.
 

Books

Christianbook.com is the online home of the Christian Book Distributors company. It offers a premier selection of Christian products – over 200,000 books, Bibles, videos, CDs, cassettes, gifts, toys, games, and more.
 

Childrens Ministry

LifeWay Kids team has created a free, temporary, at-home resource that will allow families to conduct weekly media-driven kids Bible studies at home: the LifeWay Kids at Home and LifeWay Preschool at Home Digital Pass experiences. Within each Digital Pass experience, families can access weekly Activity Pages, a conversation guide and a series of videos to watch and discuss. Materials include a Bible Story video, Life Application video, a kids connection video, a missions video and gospel presentation resources.
 
Looking for some hope and humor? Bedtime Bible Stories with The Skit Guys is exactly that. Every night, Tommy and Eddie will share a Bible story with you, make you laugh, and point you to the hope we find in Jesus.
 

Youth Ministry

Discover resources that speak to the spiritual transformation in students’ lives. You’ll find everything from short-term Bible studies to blogs to guys & girls ministries and more! Stay up-to-date on the latest student information and any upcoming student ministry events. And don’t forget about their New Feature Releases such as Priscilla Shirer’s Defined and Jimmy Scroggins 3 Circles
 

Men’s Ministry

Healthy ministry to men connects, disciples, challenges, and ultimately witnesses men transformed by the power of Jesus. As men are transformed, the Lord rules and reigns over every aspect of their lives, with ever-increasing glory. Check out Lifeway Men’s Ministry’s online Bible studies, devotional magazine, blog, and newsletter.
 

Women’s Ministry

Lysa TerKeurst | Leading Women in the Adventure of Faith
Lysa TerKeurst is president of Proverbs 31 Ministries and the New York Times best-selling author of Uninvited, The Best Yes, Unglued, Made to Crave, and 16 other books. As president of Proverbs 31 Ministries, Lysa and her team have led thousands to make their walk with God an invigorating journey through daily online devotionals, radio programs, online Bible studies, speaker/writing training, and more.
 
At Lifeway, we provide a blog, variety of resources, Bible studies and much more! We pray these resources will minister to women in such a way that it engages them to know Jesus and know Him better, to seek His kingdom, and be spiritually transformed and equipped for service.