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Top Stories | Feb. 22 2018

Upcoming Disaster Relief trainings scheduled to take place across state

In times of crisis, trained Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) volunteers play a critical role in meeting the needs in the affected community,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 22 2018

Spotlight on Christian Higher Education

More and more students see marketplace jobs as inroad to missions By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Kristen Jenkins says that, from a very... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 21 2018

Evangelist Billy Graham dies at 99

By Grant Wacker Adapted from Duke University News Service Evangelist Billy Graham died Feb. 21 at 99. He may have addressed more people face-to-face... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 21 2018

Alabama Senate passes bill to criminalize inappropriate ‘upskirt’ images

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist A bill passed Feb. 8 in the Alabama Senate seeks to clarify that using a cellphone to secretly... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 20 2018

Sharing porn illegal even if intent is to help, experts warn

A viral Facebook video that resulted in the arrest of a man in Alabama on child sex abuse charges may seem like a success story, but it comes... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 20 2018

IMB trustees will search for new president after Platt’s decision to step down

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama pastor and International Missions Board (IMB) trustee Cecil Sanders Jr. has no doubt that... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 20 2018

When churches prepare safe children’s areas, parents can focus on worship, other events

By Denise George Special to The Alabama Baptist Today’s parents are becoming more and more concerned about the safety of their infants and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2018

Wedding cake baker wins Calif. court case

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A California trial court has upheld a Christian baker’s right to refuse to create a wedding cake for a lesbian couple,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2018

IMPACT Conference to be held in Trussville

Training for church and community ministries related to building relationships and ministries across cultural lines will be the focus of the... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2018

IMB missionaries reach millennials in London

Shane Mikeska’s original calling and plane ticket didn’t land him in London — a tropical illness did. “It definitely wasn’t part of... [READ MORE]