"Oops, sorry I forgot to add the link before I posted my message. That seems to be one of my continuing problems with emails -- forgetting to add the link or the attachment. I'm glad you were able to find it. From what I read regarding his…"
"Thanks Ann: I went to a website for Midnight Call Ministries-which he supposedly founded in 1970. Sounds like they believe what we believe and so I will include these volumes in our Baptist library. Thanks for making me look. I just wanted to know…"
Recently, I received a large donation of books from one of our members and it included a number of books by an author I am not familiar with. Does anyone know if Dr. Wim Malgo is an appropriate author for a Baptist Church Library?
"Thank you Rita. I agree. I appreciate your reply more than you know. I have decided to keep the vertical file for historical information so that maybe I will someday soon be able to entice someone or maybe even myself to write a history of our…"
"Thanks Joanne: That is basically what I have been doing but I sure do value your opinion on this. I have about 4 drawers full and it has been in existance for approx. 40 years. way before the internet! In Christ, Darlene Earnhardt"
"If you don't already have one, you probably don't need one. If you have one, decide based on how often it is used. If you're not sure how often it's used, perhaps making a notation on the file or putting a Post-it on the item…"
In this day and age of the internet and so much media information at our fingertips, I just wanted to ask all of you your opinion on maintaining a vertical file in the library. Is it even practical these days? Darlene Earnhardt
"Decatur, Alabama. . . check out the website at http://elhm.org/
It is a great ministry. They not only need Christian literature, but also take good books to start libraries in various areas, funds for shipping expenses, volunteers to work for a day…"
"We're in Atlanta, and a great gentleman by the name of Ben Cook picks up our materials for Edwin Hodges Ministries.
Let me know if you need his contact information.
First Baptist Atlanta
"Your own prison ministry will love having these wonderful resources. They may want to use them on their visits, and then make a gift of them to the prison library. Your state office can direct you to the prison chaplain's email, or telephone,…"
"Thank you Laurie. I may have some things for them in the future. I assume they are a ministry with an internet webpage. I will look them up. I have sent some things to the ministry in SC already but I appreciate your reply. Thanks. Darlene Earnhardt"