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Top Stories | Jan. 11 2018

Churches urged to engage issue of human trafficking in state

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist No young person goes to career day at school and says, “I want to be a prostitute.” For the people... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 11 2018

Shelby County church plant sees massive need around it as ‘exciting’

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Danny Lovett says his church is surrounded by a big, big field. Even though the Church at Chelsea Westover... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 10 2018

State Department acknowledges Pakistan’s severe violations of religious freedom

Along with the Jan. 4 release of the annual list of “Countries of Particular Concern” (CPCs), the U.S. Department of State also announced... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 9 2018

Auburn BCM temporarily relocated; sale of building, property ‘on track’

Auburn University Baptist Campus Ministries (BCM) has relocated to a temporary space and the sale of the BCM property to the City of Auburn is... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 9 2018

Understanding, practicing forgiveness as Jesus would have us do

Understanding the concept In forgiveness you voluntarily embrace pain of your own anger instead of retaliating By Arthur Freeman and Fisher Humphreys... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 8 2018

Disciple-making model helps Alabama Baptists study God’s Word

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist As far as Stan Albright can tell looking through his church’s 181-year history, they’ve never had a... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 8 2018

Montgomery church sets out to learn sign language, welcome deaf community

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist One Sunday as Pastor Paul Gourdine was preaching at Engaged Christian Church, Montgomery, he looked out... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 7 2018

Calhoun DOM prepares for 10th year of revival-style preaching in Japan

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist For many pastors, when it comes to preaching through a translator on a missions trip, most of the preparation... [READ MORE]

Asia | Jan. 7 2018

Christians beaten, falsely charged, jailed

NEW DELHI, India — Seven Christians in India have been booked on charges of hurting religious feelings after Hindu extremists savagely beat... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 5 2018

Christian persecution remains high in Sudan

KHARTOUM, Sudan — A depleting pool of clergy has not stopped Christian work in Sudan. A local pastor identified only as James told Mission... [READ MORE]