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Top Stories | Nov. 19 2017

One child’s wish to Santa becomes annual ministry

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist It’s the question every mom wonders when her kid strides up to Santa with purpose, Carol Baker said.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 18 2017

UMC court upholds language on homosexuality

LOS ANGELES — The United Methodist Judicial Council, the denomination’s highest court, has refused to rule on two petitions attempting to... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 18 2017

Thweatt re-elected state convention president

All three officers of the Alabama Baptist State Convention were re-elected without opposition for a second one-year term. They are: president,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 18 2017

Broadway composer seeks ‘lights’ in entertainment

Amid entertainment industry scandals and a steady stream of profanity- and sex-laden content from Hollywood, Broadway composer Christopher Smith... [READ MORE]

Africa | Nov. 17 2017

Egypt’s president meets with evangelicals

CAIRO — Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met for the first time with evangelical leaders from the United States who expressed their... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 17 2017

Museum of the Bible opens today

A reposting of the article on the Museum of the Bible published in The Alabama Baptist in late August: By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 17 2017

Alabama high school officials face challenges related to religion

Faith and football — many Alabamians would say that they’re both a part of the fabric of Alabama, at least historically speaking. But these... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Nov. 16 2017

Alabama Baptist pastors speak out on sexual assault

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist A group of Alabama Baptist pastors have decided it is time to speak out on the issue of sexual abuse,... [READ MORE]