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Africa | Jul. 20 2018

Muslim mobs attack Christian churches in Egypt

Christians coerced into an out-of-court settlement following an Islamist attack on a church building in Egypt recently saw the usual outcome... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 19 2018

McCalla church to host homeland security active shooter workshop

Active shooter incidents are unpredictable and evolve quickly. Knowing what to do can be the difference between life and death. To help security... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 18 2018

Hepzibah invites community to VBS through parade and free ice cream

Three years ago, the people of Hepzibah Baptist Church, McCalla, realized their neighborhood had a lot of families and a lot of kids that the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 17 2018

Churches with Nicaragua missions plans weigh options as unrest continues

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Roland Brown said up until recently, his church felt “very, very safe” traveling to Nicaragua on missions... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 17 2018

Yates family knows God is in charge of their story after heart-wrenching loss of baby girl twins

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Aaron Yates said that before his 40th birthday he had all his theology in a neat little box — full of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 16 2018

BWA 2018 emphasizes Scripture’s power in hostile world

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Baptists around the world are flourishing and maintaining a focus on missions, said leaders of... [READ MORE]

Australia | Jul. 16 2018

Australian bishop sentenced for cover-up

CANBERRA, Australia — Archbishop Philip Wilson, age 67, became the most senior Roman Catholic cleric to be convicted of covering up child sex... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 15 2018

Lance marks 20 years leading State Board of Missions

Two decades ago, when Rick Lance was elected executive director of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM), he said he would do everything... [READ MORE]