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Asia | Aug. 27 2018

China destroys mosque to send a message

WEIZHOU, China — A newspaper of the ruling Communist Party said Aug. 11 that no religion is above the law in China, urging officials to stay... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 27 2018

2019 CP budget proposal up $500,000 from current year

A $37.5 million Cooperative Program (CP) budget recommendation for 2019 has been approved by the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM)... [READ MORE]

Middle East | Aug. 26 2018

Law cements Israel’s status as Jewish state

JERUSALEM — In the wee hours of July 19, Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, passed a controversial nation-state law that explicitly defines... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 26 2018

NAMB, FBC Woodstock announce big changes

Johnny Hunt is transitioning out of his role as pastor of First Baptist Church, Woodstock, to become the new senior vice president of evangelism... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Aug. 26 2018

Religious restrictions tighten in LPR-held region of Ukraine

Authorities of the self-declared Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR), an unrecognized entity that declared independence from Ukraine in 2014, have... [READ MORE]

Asia | Aug. 25 2018

Philippine president challenges religion

MANILA, Philippines — In a speech on July 6, Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte said he will resign if anybody can prove that God exists.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 25 2018

Subscribe, listen to TAB News podcast

The new TAB News podcast has officially launched and you can find it anywhere you get your podcasts such as iTunes, Stitcher, etc. You also can... [READ MORE]

Someone You Should Know | Aug. 25 2018

Someone You Should Know — Jim Oakley

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Jim Oakley, 83, of Centreville spent 60 years in journalism. The first 30 years, he was... [READ MORE]

Sports | Aug. 25 2018

Former major league pitcher stays focused on God

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist In November 2015 Scott Snodgress went on a two-week trip to Israel. To be where Jesus walked... [READ MORE]

Movie Reviews | Aug. 24 2018

‘The Waltons’ leads August’s family-friendly streaming spotlight

By Michael Foust Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Some children try to sneak a peek at movies they shouldn’t watch. That sometimes happens... [READ MORE]