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Top Stories | Jul. 25 2017

Conference to prepare participants to ‘give defense’ for faith

In 1 Peter 3:15, the disciple urges his fellow Christians to “always be prepared to give a defense to everyone who asks you to give the reason... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 25 2017

Alexander City native reflects Christ on baseball field as Oakland A’s pitcher

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist When the Oakland A’s played their home opener April 3, all eyes were on Kendall Graveman. An Alexander... [READ MORE]

Southern Baptist Convention | Jul. 24 2017

CP giving nearly 6 percent above projection

NASHVILLE — Year-to-date contributions to national and international missions and ministries received by the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC)... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 24 2017

Ole Miss football coach ‘seeking to get his life back together’

By David Roach Baptist Press The forced resignation of Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze — an outspoken follower of Jesus — amid what the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 24 2017

Samford nursing school receives $2.3 million grant

Samford University’s Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing in Birmingham has received more than $2.3 million to help make graduate nursing education... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 24 2017

Churches can reach communities by offering literacy programs

By Beverly Sansom Special to The Alabama Baptist Have you ever been to a foreign country whose language you did not know? Remember how awkward... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 23 2017

Faith and Family: Dealing with disappointment — traumatic and/or disappointing situations

Facing life-changing trauma Two months ago, Casey and her daughters, Taylor and Sam, were in a horrific traffic accident. A car ran a red light... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 23 2017

Refugee doctor receives human rights award

BANGKOK — Cynthia Maung, a doctor who has spent nearly 30 years treating refugees who fled “oppression and repression in Myanmar,” was... [READ MORE]