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Ceasefire agreement could mean release of more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls

After more than six months in captivity, the more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls will soon be released, according to a Nigerian presidential spokesman Oct. 17. A ceasefire agreement, including the release of the girls, was reached between the Nigerian army and the Islamist militant group Boko Haram after a month of negotiations, according to news reports. Hassan Tukur, principal secretary to Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, said the release should be finalized in late October... read more


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‘What will we do about that hungry person?’

October 9, 2014

Several years ago, I was traveling in the southern Philippines, headed to a community where we were going to help with agricultural projects. Along the way, we passed through a village where a prolonged drought and an armed conflict had forced several families to take refuge in a local school. We stopped to see if there was anything we could do to help. We were overwhelmed by what we saw but did not have with us what was needed to help. When we told the people at the school that we could not help them, one of the older women said, “But what will I tell my children? We have no food.” There are nearly 1 billion people in the world today who are wondering the same thing. The majority of these are women with children. Where will they get their next meal? What will they...

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Stay Connected to The Alabama Baptist — Elizabeth Berg, University of Montevallo

Elizabeth Berg, a graduate student at the University of Montevallo, shares why she reads and...

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