Baptist News

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Birmingham’s New Hope marks 125 years with celebratory banquet

In 1892, New Hope Baptist Church, Birmingham, started from a “prayer band of dedicated Christians” that grew rapidly. And Nov. 18–19 the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Moundville Baptist children help deliver Christmas shoeboxes

’Tis the season for Operation Christmas Child (OCC) shoeboxes and the churches of Hale Baptist Association, like many other Alabama Baptist... [READ MORE]

Southern Baptist Convention | Dec. 20 2017

CP giving 5.67 percent under projection

NASHVILLE — Contributions to Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) national and international missions and ministries in November were 0.05 percent... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Jones Chapel celebrates new pastor, anniversary with special service

There was a plot of ground in Cullman designated years ago for a church, but the first attempts at starting one didn’t succeed. But E.L. Knopp... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Harris to retire from part-time role at SBOM, focuses on pastorate

After five and a half years serving on the state evangelism team, Billy Harris is retiring from the role to focus on his pastorate. Harris, pastor... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Bethel Church to hold Christmas Eve candlelight service

Southeast Bethel Church, Dothan, will hold a Christmas Eve candlelight service Dec. 24, 5 p.m. This will be a time to celebrate Jesus Christ... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Logan Baptist Church commemorates ‘memorable’ 125th anniversary

It was “a memorable day” at the 125th anniversary celebration of Logan Baptist Church in West Cullman Baptist Association, according to church... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Plantersville’s Pilgrim Rest celebrates history, 150 years of ministry

In 1867, Christians of all faiths met in a log house near Pletcher and called themselves Pilgrims. That’s the way the story goes, anyway. In... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Frisco City’s Old Salem Baptist anniversary both ‘tearful, joyful’

In the beginning years of Old Salem Baptist Church, Frisco City, members were scattered across a wide, rural stretch of the Alabama Territory.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 20 2017

Roger White called as new pastor of FBC Arley

WINSTON Roger White is the new pastor of First Church, Arley. He previously served as pastor of Friendship Church, Springville. He also served... [READ MORE]