first_img Email the author Latest Stories Skip “It’s recognized by the Southern Baptist Convention and its motto, ‘No one left behind,’ comes from II Peter 3:9.” There are about 180 Faith Riders chapters nationwide.”Walker said the Faith Riders ministry grew out of a desire to provide churches with an additional avenue for evangelism and to raise funds for worthwhile causes.“Faith Riders often sponsor rides to help people in need or to assist community organizations,” she said.“The charity ride on Saturday was a benefit ride for the Pike Regional Child Advocacy Center in Troy. The Child Advocacy Center does so much for abused and neglected children in the Pike County area and fills a great need in our community.” Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Published 9:04 pm Tuesday, August 3, 2010 Book Nook to reopen No matter how old children get, they know they can always count on mom and dad.Alvie Walker was sure of that when he asked his parents, Charles and Ruth Walker of Troy, to host an event sponsored by the Faith Riders of Bush Memorial Baptist Church.They didn’t hesitate. You Might Like Friends of Library needs ‘friends’ The Friends of the Troy Public Library are a hard working and dedicated bunch. They realize the importance of books… read more Faith Riders cruise in support of Child Advocacy Center Print Article Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day “There really wasn’t much for us to do except provide the facility and a place to park all those bikes,” Ruth Walker said. “The Faith Riders did all the rest. Our part was easy.”The idea for a local Faith Rider organization originated with Alvie Walker and the chapter was commissioned in January 2010.“Faith Riders is a motorcycle ministry,” Ruth Walker said. Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Walker said the Faith Riders’ charity ride not only raised money for the CAC, it also helped raise awareness of the Center and all that it does to help abused and neglected children and to prevent child abuse through in-school programs.The ride was 95 miles and started at Ward’s Yamaha in Troy and ended at the Walker home on Smart Road.There were 40-plus riders from the Pike County area as well as from cities across the Wiregrass.This was the second benefit ride for the Faith Riders from Bush.The first ride was a benefit for a Troy family in need.“Two teenage girls from that family rode double on this ride in appreciation for the support their family received,” Walker said.The entry fees and the money from the sale of tee shirts and other items are will be donated to the Pike Regional Child Advocacy Center to be used as needed.The Faith Riders enjoyed lunch hot off the grill and entertainment by the Old Paths gospel singers.“Evangelism is what the Faith Riders are all about,” Walker said.“So each event closes with an spiritual message. Hopefully, each person who participates will be inspired by the message and by the good things the Faith Riders do for others.” By Jaine Treadwell Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Sponsored Content By The Penny Hoarderlast_img read more