Reconstruction Church

The Birmingham Progressive Christian Alliance is a Christian Fellowship that considers itself a part of the Reconstruction Church. We claim the tradition of the Christian Church that was active in the First Reconstruction after the Civil War. We are grateful […]

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Second Sunday in Advent – Advent Values Are Labor Values

The Second Sunday of Advent: Advent Values are Labor Values Malachi 3: 1-5 NRSV 3 See, I am sending my messenger to prepare the way before me, and the Lord whom you seek will suddenly come to his temple. The messenger […]

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First Sunday in Advent Message

Listen to Rev. Dr. R, Lawton Higgs, Sr. talk about the need to preach about restorative justice in our churches during this Advent season. Our churches need to reflect the diversity celebrated in the mural titled A New Day in Old […]

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Moral Monday Alabama Press Conference, 12/9/2014

For Immediate Release:  December 5, 2014 For more information contact: Benard Simelton bsimelton@aol.com; 256-426-6406 or  Terri Michal, 256-679-7135 The Moral Monday Movement is a statewide, multicultural coalition of organizations and individuals fighting for a Moral Legislative Agenda for all Alabamians. […]

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Not Guilty verdict in Montgomery County District Court of the Faithful Seven/State Capitol Seven

S.O.S. – Save OurSelves Movement for Justice & Democracy FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: John Zippert (205) 657-0273 Monday, October 6, 2014 Hank Sanders (334) 782-1651 Faithful Seven Not Guilty Release Faithful Seven/State Capitol Seven found NOT GUILTY: Trial held today […]

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Jesus Went to the State House

He Kicked Over the Tables 12-14 Jesus went straight to the Temple and threw out everyone who had set up shop, buying and selling. He kicked over the tables of loan sharks and the stalls of dove merchants. He quoted this […]

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Thursday Night Meetings – Book Study

We will begin a new book study this week at our Thursday night meetings.  The book will be The Nonviolent  Life  by John Dear.  You can purchase the book through the link below to read along with us. http://birminghamprogressivechristianalliance.org/?p=111 Join us […]

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A Reflection on Matthew 14: 13-21

Matthew 14:13-21 – New International Version (NIV) Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand 13 When Jesus heard what had happened, he withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed him on foot from the towns. […]

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The Nonviolent Life by John Dear

“How can we become people of nonviolence and help the world become more nonviolent? What does it mean to be a person of active nonviolence? How can we help build a global grassroots movement of nonviolence to disarm the world, […]

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The Hope: A Guide to Sacred Activism by Andrew Harvey

The Hope, a new book by acclaimed author Andrew Harvey, is a simple yet compelling guide to help people respond to current global challenges. This no nonsense work provides a succinct vision of today’s world crisis and the need for […]

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