Virtue/Character Ethics

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 31 2016

Could the state’s prison system crisis be exactly what Alabama Baptist churches need to bolster relevancy within society, discipleship efforts among believers?

Prison reform, prison overcrowding, funding for new prison facilities, prison problems, prisons, prisons, prisons — we’ve heard it,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 28 2015

Millennials drift from pro-life action after graduation

Polls and surveys indicate millennials hold stronger pro-life stances than previous generations at their age. But as these young adults graduate... [READ MORE]

Prayer | May. 21 2015

Want to know God

The disheveled-looking woman stepped out of the shadows and said, “Can anybody tell me about Jesus?” She was from a distant city... [READ MORE]

Other Baptist-related News | Mar. 26 2015

Atlanta megachurch pastor requests money for jet

ATLANTA — An Atlanta megachurch pastor’s request of his followers to pay for a new private jet while thousands around him struggle... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Jan. 29 2015

Atlanta fire chief fired over pro-family book

ATLANTA — Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran has been fired over controversy about a Christian-themed book he wrote that has been criticized... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Nov. 18 2014

Samford to help alleviate CP pain for Alabama Baptists

No scripts, no rehearsal — just straight from the heart. That’s how Samford University President Andrew Westmoreland addressed Alabama... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Oct. 3 2014

Parents sue Texas megachurch for ‘breach of fiduciary duty’ during daughter’s abuse

A Southern Baptist megachurch in Texas is being sued by parents of a teenage girl claiming careless hiring and supervision of a former youth... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 24 2014

Southwestern’s Patterson urges ministers not to drink

Moderate drinking and the ministry don’t mix, a Southern Baptist seminary president said in a chapel message April 2. Paige Patterson,... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Sep. 19 2013

Russell Moore inaugurated as new ERLC president

WASHINGTON — Russell D. Moore was inaugurated as the new president of the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC)... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | Dec. 21 2012

SBC leader supports gun ownership

Gun ownership and using lethal violence to save lives are applications of the Golden Rule, Southern Baptists’ top leader on moral and ethical... [READ MORE]