Marriage


Marriage | Jan. 15 2017

Nearly half of all married adults said sharing religious beliefs is ‘very important’ for successful marriage

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Shared religious beliefs in marriage are still important to Americans according to a recent report... [READ MORE]

Marriage | Dec. 8 2016

Attending religious services lessens likelihood of divorce, new study says

The old adage “the family that prays together stays together” is statistically sound, according to a new study by a Harvard University professor.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 22 2016

Faith and Family: Healing from shame and guilt — Shame functions by drawing one’s attention away from God’s voice

In the New Testament letter to the Hebrews, we are provided with a model for how to effectively approach shame: “Therefore, since we are... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 22 2016

Faith and Family: Healing from shame and guilt — Parents should seek to live out the gospel while raising children, give grace

Children make messes and mistakes. They get angry and say things without thinking. They forget our instructions and do things that cause us to... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 16 2016

Judge issues ‘marriage’ order

U.S. District Court Judge Callie V.S. Granade issued a June 7 order attempting to ensure same-sex “marriages” in all 67 Alabama counties. ... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | May. 19 2016

Mississippi religious liberty law challenged in court

As part of Mississippi’s new religious freedom law that was signed into law April 5, workers in county clerk offices are now allowed to recuse... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 5 2016

Study shows more experience in dating could make it harder for some to do well in marriage

They could be simple or complex choices — go to Mexico with a friend from high school, eat that extra slice of cake, attend this college,... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 2 2016

College degree not necessary to be middle class, according to majority

Although the financial gap between college graduates and those with a high school degree or less has never been greater, the percentage of Americans... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Apr. 14 2016

Senate Bill 143 aims to form clear separation between church and state

It’s a cliché image but one that is steeped in generations of tradition: A probate judge is awakened in the middle of the night... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 4 2016

Variety of helpful resources available for Christians in midst of life’s storms

In Matthew 5:4, Jesus says, “For He (God) makes His sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust.”... [READ MORE]

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