Who We Are

The Alabama Faith Council

Building a Beloved Alabama by Working As One for the Common Good

Alabama Faith Council P. O. Box 2113, Birmingham AL 35201 Tel. 205-433-9770

Local/State Affiliates and Resource Groups

Any local faith community, clergy group, social action committee, class, interfaith group, social service provider or advocacy agency can affiliate with the AFC to advise the Steering Committee on issues of concern, especially in their specific areas of focus and experience.

Roundtable of Faiths

Members of the Roundtable of Faiths advises the faith leaders, identifying and researching issues, gathering resources, and drafting statements for review and approval. Meetings are open to any interested individual, organization, congregation or faith community. The Roundtable members work closely with state/local affiliates and resource groups. The AFC Task Forces are subcommittees comprised of Roundtable members, affiliates, and resource persons from around the state.

Faith Leaders Council

The Faith Leaders Council is composed of clergy representatives from faith communities around the state that support the purpose and principles of the AFC.


Officers (2010):

 Rev. Dr. Michial Lewis, (Alabama Cooperative Baptist), President

 Amy Sanders (Conservative Judaism), Treasurer

 Rev. Mike Harper (United Methodist), Secretary

 Cantor Daniel Gale (Conservative Judaism), At large

 Rev. Wallace Noble, (AME Zion) At large

 Bishop Henry Parsley (Episcopal), Past President, ex-officio member


Current Members:

 African Methodist Episcopal Zion, Alabama-Florida District

 Alabama Cooperative Baptist Fellowship

 Al-Masjidullah Mosque, Birmingham

 Birmingham Friends Meeting

 Birmingham Islamic Society

 Catholic Archdiocese of Mobile

 Catholic Diocese of Birmingham

 Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Alabama & Northwest Florida Region

 Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, Fifth Episcopal District

 Conservative Judaism, Congregation Ahavas Chesid, Mobile

 Conservative Judaism, Temple Beth-El, Birmingham

 Episcopal Church (USA), Diocese of Alabama

 Episcopal Church (USA), Diocese of Central Gulf Coast

 Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Southeast Synod

 Full Gospel Baptist Fellowship of Alabama

 Greek Orthodox, Holy Trinity/Holy Cross Cathedral

 Masjid Qasim Bilal Al-Amin, Montgomery

 Reform Judaism, Springhill Avenue Temple, Mobile

 Reform Judaism, Temple Emanu-El, Birmingham

 Presbyterian Church (USA), North Alabama Presbytery

 Presbyterian Church (USA), Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley

 Unitarian Universalist Church of Birmingham

 United Church of Christ, Beloved Community Church, Birmingham

 United Methodist Church, North Alabama Conference

 Unity Church on the Mountain, Huntsville