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Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Pathways clinical director shares about experiencing a miscarriage

Almost two years ago I received devastating news. Sitting in a cold examination room in my doctor’s office, I was anxiously anticipating... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Honesty can help grieving parents receive needed support

Megan had two young children when she discovered she was pregnant with a third. Though surprised, she and her husband, Brandon, were excited... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 26 2016

Samford graduates more than 1,000 in 7 ceremonies

Samford University in Birmingham graduated about 1,074 seniors during seven commencement ceremonies that were held May 6–14.  Speakers... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Alabama Baptist pastor’s wife finds God forever faithful following miscarriage of first child

The greatest loss I have ever experienced was the miscarriage of our first baby 10 weeks into the pregnancy. There are no words to describe the... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 26 2016

UMobile graduates encouraged to be ‘courageous, bold, adventuresome’

Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson urged University of Mobile (UMobile) graduates to follow the “voice of adventure” and change the world... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Helping children through grief after a miscarriage should not be overlooked

Before giving birth to her daughter, Melissa experienced several miscarriages. Following the birth of her daughter, she experienced several more... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

God can handle questions, doubts, Barrett says

Some of the most joyful words ever spoken are those announcing a pregnancy. The words invite hugs, pats on the back and well wishes for the parents-to-be. ... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 23 2016

New Obama directive could cause more children to struggle with gender dysphoria

Alabama and at least four other states have indicated they’ll say “no” to the May 13 transgender bathroom directive issued... [READ MORE]

Children | May. 19 2016

Commercial child exploitation on the rise globally, according to recent study

Although widely viewed as a developing world issue, child prostitution and trafficking of children for sexual purposes in travel and tourism... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 19 2016

Alabama dad shares faith through hiking, passes hobby to son

Confucius Raisin. “I think that was his name,” Lowell Van Ness said with a laugh. “It was something like that.” That’s... [READ MORE]