Real Life Issues


Alabama | Sep. 7 2016

BCMs from UA, LSU set rivalry aside; partner following historic flooding in Louisiana

When deadly tornadoes ripped through Tuscaloosa in April 2011, students from Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) at Louisiana State University (LSU)... [READ MORE]

Children | Sep. 1 2016

Billy Graham answers 6-year-old boy’s question ‘Where did God come from?’

Where did God come from?” It’s a question many people may ask, whether you are a little boy or a 45-year-old woman. It was the same question... [READ MORE]

Children | Sep. 1 2016

Teaching children to seek God’s wisdom: Guidelines for talking to kids about salvation

By Pastor Mark Bethea Argo Baptist Church, Trussville When a child expresses readiness to follow Christ there is great responsibility and great... [READ MORE]

Children | Sep. 1 2016

Teaching children to seek God’s wisdom: Parents’ goal should be teamwork, counselor says

By Lisa Keane, MAMFC,  LPC-S, RPT-S, NCC Pathways Professional Counseling Oh the joys of parenthood. It never fails to amaze me how many decisions... [READ MORE]

Children | Sep. 1 2016

Teaching children to seek God’s wisdom: Keeping lines of communication open with teens vital for difficult topics

By Carrie Brown McWhorter Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist As the homeschooled daughter of a pastor, LeeAnn was taught from an early age that... [READ MORE]

Other | Sep. 1 2016

Adults born in 90s less likely to be sexually active as young adults than previous decades

People born in the 1990s are less likely to be sexually active in young adulthood than were their counterparts born in the three previous decades,... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 30 2016

Keeping lines of communication open with teens vital for difficult topics

As the homeschooled daughter of a pastor, LeeAnn was taught from an early age that Christianity involved rules — lots of them. Sexual purity... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

WorldSong Missions Place offers summer camp, missions training year-round

Another successful summer of camping fun at WorldSong Missions Place in Cook Springs is complete, and more missions education opportunities are... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 18 2016

Lottery won’t give healthier future to our children, Alabama pediatrician says

Shame on us. The lottery is no way to finance the Medicaid program that provides health insurance for more than a million Alabamians — with... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 10 2016

Creating ‘connecting point’ for young adults living at home key to outreach

Young adults today are more likely to postpone marriage and move back in with their parents, but Alabama Baptist ministry leaders say relationships... [READ MORE]

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