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Top Stories | Apr. 22 2018

Pierce retires after four decades in church music ministry

Tommy Pierce believes that faithfulness and longevity are two of the most important aspects of ministry, and he has displayed both throughout... [READ MORE]

Africa | Apr. 22 2018

Boko Haram raid kills 5 girls, source says

DAPCHI, Nigeria — Boko Haram on March 21 released most of the 110 schoolgirls kidnapped from Dapchi, Nigeria, a month ago, but five girls still... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Apr. 21 2018

Pastor Mercer celebrates 30 years at Hollinger’s Island Baptist

James Mercer recently celebrated 30 years as pastor of Hollinger’s Island Baptist Church, Mobile, and he says some things have changed since... [READ MORE]

Sports | Apr. 21 2018

Faith is main priority for Reno Aces’ center fielder

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Evan Marzilli may play center field, but there’s something else he wants to make the center... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Apr. 20 2018

21-year-old arrested for string of Bibb County church break-ins

One arrest has been made in Bibb County for a string of church break-ins and more are on the way, say deputies with the Bibb County Sheriff’s... [READ MORE]

Asia | Apr. 20 2018

Officials in Uzbekistan harass Christians

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan — Authorities in Uzbekistan’s southwestern Navoi Region keep raiding and punishing local Baptists “to stop them meeting... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Apr. 20 2018

Many baby boomers are increasingly turning to houses of worship to find meaning as they age

Baby boomers are known for ushering in an era of protests that brought about transformative change in American society but today many are turning... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Apr. 19 2018

Hit musical ‘The Greatest Showman’ leads April DVD releases

By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist If you’re looking for family-friendly, the history of musicals on the big screen has been... [READ MORE]