In this episode of Alabamians Who Make a Difference (AWMAD), DMC staff visit Bethel Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama to hear from Pastor Thomas Wilder and Martha Bouyer, Executive Director of the Historic Bethel Baptist Church Community Restoration Fund. Throughout this brief documentary, Pastor Wilder and Ms. Bouyer highlight the remarkable role Bethel Baptist played in the Civil Rights Movement and explore the future of their historic church.

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