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Southern Baptist Convention | Jul. 24 2017

CP giving nearly 6 percent above projection

NASHVILLE — Year-to-date contributions to national and international missions and ministries received by the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC)... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 24 2017

Ole Miss football coach ‘seeking to get his life back together’

By David Roach Baptist Press The forced resignation of Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze — an outspoken follower of Jesus — amid what the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 24 2017

Samford nursing school receives $2.3 million grant

Samford University’s Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing in Birmingham has received more than $2.3 million to help make graduate nursing education... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 24 2017

Churches can reach communities by offering literacy programs

By Beverly Sansom Special to The Alabama Baptist Have you ever been to a foreign country whose language you did not know? Remember how awkward... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 23 2017

Faith and Family: Dealing with disappointment — traumatic and/or disappointing situations

Facing life-changing trauma Two months ago, Casey and her daughters, Taylor and Sam, were in a horrific traffic accident. A car ran a red light... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 23 2017

Refugee doctor receives human rights award

BANGKOK — Cynthia Maung, a doctor who has spent nearly 30 years treating refugees who fled “oppression and repression in Myanmar,” was... [READ MORE]

Canada | Jul. 23 2017

Canadian families at risk over ‘gender identity’

TORONTO, Ontario — In Canada’s Ontario province, the government now has the right to seize children from families who don’t accept their... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 23 2017

MercyMe seeks to encourage, equip audiences with new album

By Leann Callaway Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist With the songs on their latest album “LIFER,” MercyMe hopes to encourage and equip audiences... [READ MORE]