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Children | Jan. 21 2017

Birmingham mom shares tips about what not to say

By Stephanie Rodda While adoption was once considered a shameful family secret, that is no longer the case. Adoption... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 19 2017

Churches encouraged to promote importance of life

—Sanctity of Human Life Sunday is Jan. 22 — By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist Southern Baptist churches throughout Alabama... [READ MORE]

Discipleship | Jan. 17 2017

Troy church seeks to disciple by ‘living life together’

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Malachi Gandy says hardly a week goes by that he doesn’t run into discipleship happening when he’s... [READ MORE]

Marriage | Jan. 15 2017

Nearly half of all married adults said sharing religious beliefs is ‘very important’ for successful marriage

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Shared religious beliefs in marriage are still important to Americans according to a recent report... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 15 2017

Who are the evangelicals? Part 2 of 8

Lutherans By Kenneth B.E. Roxburgh Special to The Alabama Baptist The first Protestant denomination, which divided from the Roman Catholic Church... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 14 2017

Religious devotion, feelings of reward linked, study shows

Feelings of religious devotion evoked by prayer, Scripture reading and other spiritual practices may be connected directly to parts of the brain... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jan. 13 2017

Birmingham civil rights sites designated as national monument

WASHINGTON — In one of his last official acts, President Barack Obama has designated Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, Birmingham, and other... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 13 2017

LifeWay study asks where do Americans look today to solve nation’s woes?

America has its problems and needs to talk. But according to a new study, few Americans agree on who can best lead a conversation about the nation’s... [READ MORE]