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Top Stories | May. 23 2017

Hundreds respond to gospel at Will Graham crusade in Dothan

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Music, drama and preaching by Billy Graham’s grandson drew thousands to the Wiregrass Area Will... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 23 2017

Klinner named executive director-elect of Shocco

More than half his life has been dedicated to Alabama Baptists’ official camp and conference center — and now his dream of overseeing it... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 23 2017

Not just your average kidney transplant story

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Bob Kuykendall said that, to the average person, his story looks like the feel-good kind that makes the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 22 2017

Learn how to teach spiritual discipline of generosity

Churches managed by a single staff member — the pastor — or a small number of paid and volunteer workers will be the target audience for... [READ MORE]

Middle East | May. 22 2017

Christian gets life in prison for blasphemy

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan — A Christian in Pakistan has been sentenced to life in prison for blasphemy. A trial court in Rawalpindi sentenced Zafar... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2017

Groups against contraceptive mandate still in limbo

NEW ORLEANS — East Texas Baptist University (ETBU) in Marshall, Texas, and several other religious groups who challenged the Affordable Care... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2017

Kentucky law allows for school Bible courses

FRANKFORT, Kentucky — Public school boards in Kentucky are now authorized to offer elective Bible classes, thanks to a bill signed into law... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2017

Rural Baptist church near Gadsden sees 900 baptisms in 6 years

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist In 1995, Joey Hanner was a trucker who was about to give up on his marriage — and he was one Sunday service... [READ MORE]

Africa | May. 21 2017

Sudanese authorities demolish church building

SOBA AL ARADI, South Sudan — Khartoum state authorities in Sudan demolished a church building May 7 as Christians were preparing to worship,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | May. 21 2017

Children’s Homes’ Party at the Parks event celebrates, raises awareness of foster care

Looking around at all the different colors of face paint she had to choose from, a little girl couldn’t decide what design she wanted Kym Mitchell... [READ MORE]