Spreading the Word

Sharing the Gospel | May. 26 2016

Shank says God’s purpose for his life is to ‘spread His Word’

While he may have been picked up late by the Seattle Mariners in the 2013 Major League June Amateur Draft, Zach Shank’s pickups were on time... [READ MORE]

Sharing the Gospel | May. 19 2016

Golden State Warriors’ Curry carries biblical principles, FCA values with him

Late at night, as one day bleeds wearily into the next and physical stamina struggles to keep pace with emotional attachment, Dell and Sonya... [READ MORE]

Sharing the Gospel | May. 19 2016

May marks 300 years since birth of only 18th century female hymn writer

English Baptist Anne Steele (1716–1778) was the only woman hymn writer of the 18th century. She was the first woman whose hymns were used extensively... [READ MORE]

Sharing the Gospel | May. 12 2016

BayBears infielder Belza tries to ‘show people Christ’

When Tom Belza was in grammar school in Louisville, Kentucky, teachers would give a “Shining Shamrock” badge to someone who personified Christian... [READ MORE]

National News | Mar. 10 2016

Trail Blazers power forward strives to inspire others

Teammates have a nickname for Portland Trail Blazers power forward Meyers Leonard. Portland guard Gerald Henderson said, “We call him ‘The... [READ MORE]

Spreading the Word | Feb. 25 2016

Former UNA player’s spiritual impact driven by hope

Working with Common Ground Montgomery in the summer of 2015, Lee Mayhall heard answers to questions that broke his heart. As he led eight third-grade... [READ MORE]

Spreading the Word | Mar. 15 2012

Want to know God?

It is not uncommon today to meet someone who expresses an interest in “knowing God.” There are comments made such as “I read the Bible... [READ MORE]

Spreading the Word | Feb. 23 2012

Want to Know God?

Two feet protruded from under an older model sedan resting on blocks in the front yard. I drove into the yard to meet the family whose children... [READ MORE]

Spreading the Word | Mar. 24 2005

Remembering some special people

Staff members of The Alabama Baptist gather every Wednesday morning to start the day with prayer. We mention prayer needs of our churches, our... [READ MORE]

Spreading the Word | Mar. 3 2005

Bentley, Jackie

  In addition to serving as pastor of Oak Grove Baptist Church, Munford, Jackie Bentley is the chaplain and director of bereavement services... [READ MORE]