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Middle East | Oct. 22 2018

School closures threaten Church in Syria

QAMISHLI, Syria — Kurdish authorities in northeastern Syria have closed private schools administered by the Syriac Orthodox Church, which Assyrian... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 22 2018

Proposed amendments to Alabama Constitution deal with Ten Commandments, sanctity of life

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist When Alabamians go to the polls on Nov. 6, two amendments on the ballot will be of special interest... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 22 2018

Kirk Cameron’s ‘Connect’ tackles parents’ concerns about kids, smartphones

By Michael Foust The Alabama Baptist Kirk Cameron’s latest project wasn’t birthed in the mind of a Hollywood filmmaker. It began when he... [READ MORE]

Asia | Oct. 22 2018

Three Indonesian churches sealed shut

JAMBI, Indonesia — While church members wept, the Jambi Civil Service Police pasted a notice declaring a Methodist church sealed because of... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 21 2018

NAMB, Alabama Baptists plan for Crossover 2019

BIRMINGHAM — Birmingham-area Southern Baptists are looking to saturate the city with the gospel when Crossover 2019 comes to town next year.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 21 2018

‘Good ol’ boy’ meets Jesus, uses old drinking truck to share gospel message

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist A couple of years ago, Terry Billings saw his old truck sitting in the field, weeds growing up through... [READ MORE]

Asia | Oct. 21 2018

Violence against Christians intensifies

HYDERABAD, India — Christians in southern India are living in increasingly more fear as the level of violence against them continues to rise,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Oct. 20 2018

Rockford to host social media, smartphone workshop for seniors

The many functions of today’s smartphones make them powerful and helpful tools, but sometimes the features are less than intuitive. To get... [READ MORE]