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Top Stories | Jun. 22 2018

Affirmation of women, commitments to find proper ways to deal with abuse surface at SBC

Woven throughout the June 12–13 Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) annual meeting in Dallas was a thread about women. Reports, panel discussions,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 21 2018

Convention sermon focuses on new life

Kie Bowman, pastor of Hyde Park Baptist Church, Austin, Texas, preached the convention sermon from Ezekiel 37, calling on Southern Baptists to... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 21 2018

Alabama Baptists lead breakout sessions, share hearts at WMU annual meeting

In the hot deserts of Africa, an International Mission Board missionary named Frank walked from village to village with a small group of local... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 20 2018

Supernatural God can lift Southern Baptists, Gaines says

Amid the perplexing and potentially divisive issues facing the denomination, outgoing Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) President Steve Gaines... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 20 2018

As VBS approaches, here are some helpful tips

By Chip Warren Veteran VBS leader in Alabama Vacation Bible School (VBS) remains the No. 1 outreach event for Southern Baptist churches. It has... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 20 2018

Arab Woman Today leader Abbassi named O’Brien Award recipient

By Grace Thornton Ruba Abbassi, CEO of the Jordan-based ministry Arab Woman Today (AWT), is the recipient of this year’s Dellanna West O’Brien... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 20 2018

ERLC funding, trustee re-nomination topic of discussion

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) became the topic of conversation twice during... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 20 2018

Record budget adopted but CP giving trends worrisome

Messengers to the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) meeting in Dallas on June 12–13 adopted a $194 million Cooperative Program (CP) Allocation... [READ MORE]