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Alabama News | Jun. 23 2016

Alabama Acteen on national panel

Sarah Golden (left), a member of Eastern Hills Baptist Church, Montgomery, served on the 2016 National Acteens Panel for national Woman’s... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jun. 21 2016

SBC 2016 — Messengers adopt increased budget, approve Golden Gate’s name change

Messengers participating in the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) annual meeting in St. Louis, Missouri, approved a $189 million Cooperative... [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]

Alabama News | Jun. 16 2016

National Center for Health Statistics says teen birth rates in nation, Alabama on steep decline because of economy

The trend in teen birth rates is continuing to decline along with teen pregnancy and abortion rates among teens. According to a new report from... [READ MORE]

College and Career | Jun. 16 2016

Golden Gate Seminary locks doors on Mill Valley campus

MILL VALLEY, Calif. — Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary closed its main campus in the San Francisco Bay Area on June 3 to prepare... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jun. 16 2016

Alabama Baptist colleges named among best 4-year colleges in state

All three Alabama Baptist colleges — Judson College in Marion, Samford University in Birmingham and the University of Mobile (UM) —... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jun. 13 2016

Balancing discipleship, activities-minded ministry key to reaching Millennials

Their hair looks different, their style is unconventional and they often have at least one tattoo. Millennials.  There have been countless... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 9 2016

CP giving 6.13% above year-to-date projection

NASHVILLE — Year-to-date contributions to Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) national and international missions and ministries received... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 9 2016

Mission:Dignity helps meet monthly needs of more than 1,800 retired ministers

After 45 years of ministry, former Alabama Baptist pastor Reginald Pressley and his wife, Claudia, retired much the way they began — serving... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jun. 9 2016

New missions education opportunities available through Beeson, Samford’s Ministry Training Institute

Having a “solid theological education that grounds you in Scripture” is foundational to a life of missions, according to David Parks,... [READ MORE]