Parenting


Parenting | Dec. 1 2016

Stories of real St. Nicholas figures show generosity, sense of justice

Adam English admits he is a bit of an oddity as both a Baptist and a big fan of the saints. But he’s also unapologetic about it. “I was surprised,... [READ MORE]

Parenting | Dec. 1 2016

Preparing your family’s hearts for celebrating Christ’s birth

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist  Thanksgiving is over and Christmas is coming. Almost overnight, Christian families are overwhelmed... [READ MORE]

Parenting | Nov. 17 2016

5 adoption myths debunked

According to the 2013 Adoption Attitudes Survey funded by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, 24 percent of American adults have considered... [READ MORE]

Parenting | Nov. 17 2016

Blessings of adoption, foster care far outweigh challenges, Alabama mother says

NATIONAL ADOPTION DAY — NOV. 19 National Adoption Day is a collective national effort to raise awareness of the more than 100,000 children... [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]

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. 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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