Ministries


Alabama News | Sep. 22 2016

Churches need to minister to families of special needs children with grace, care

By Carrie Brown McWhorter Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Whether 50 or 5,000 are gathered for worship, there are going to be distractions... [READ MORE]

Ministries | Sep. 15 2016

‘Come see’ opportunities available in prison ministry volunteer roles

By Grace Thornton Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist When James Smoker met Bruce, Bruce was serving out the last part of a 25-year sentence in... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 15 2016

Students read Scripture less during busy seasons; parents’ example can help

A recent study suggests that teens read the Bible less when they are busy with school and activities, but student leaders say parental example... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Annual Equip conference encourages, trains missions leaders at Shocco Springs

Friends of Alabama Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) gathered July 22–23 at Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center in Talladega to celebrate... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Excitement builds for new missions offering

For some Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) leaders in the state, the upcoming Myers-Mallory State Missions Offering (see story, this page)... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Aug. 15 2016

Churches see compelling uses of technology

For Chad Summers, the reasons for a church to live stream its services are compelling. For one, it’s cheap, he said. “Television... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 4 2016

Christian father survives family tragedy, shares hope to encourage others in journey

Steve Hutton’s family was the “typical cute Southern Baptist yuppie family, even with a real-live white picket fence in the backyard.”... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 4 2016

Man Church gets men involved in ‘every aspect’

It may be porn. Or pride. Or ruling your family like a tyrant. But all of those things are just symptoms — the real disease is a lack of... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jul. 18 2016

State missionary sees new game as open door

Ughh — another social media phenomenon. That was my first thought. My wife even made fun of me since I’m a 38-year-old adult with... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Jul. 11 2016

Professional firms help churches find new staff by casting ‘a wider net’

For as long as church search committees have been around, the process of finding a new pastor or minister has started with a little word of mouth,... [READ MORE]

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