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Top Stories | Jul. 16 2017

‘Putting the other person before you, not thinking worst of them’

John Fuller recently made a monthlong effort to never utter a negative word to or about his wife, a busy mom he sometimes took for granted. For... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 15 2017

Dadeville’s Lake Pointe seeks missions opportunities near, far

It began with one woman, then grew to two. Now there are eight women from Lake Pointe Baptist Church, Dadeville, who get together to sew dresses,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 15 2017

What happened to Robert Bentley’s gambling council?

Remember when then Gov. Robert Bentley created the Advisory Council on Gaming? It was in October 2016 and its goal was to research and compile... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 14 2017

Contributions of early Alabama Baptist women chronicled, praised

By Elizabeth Wells Special to The Alabama Baptist Even in the era of hoop skirts and big hats, even when the best way for them to get from one... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 13 2017

SBOM’s SPEAK conference to be held at Vaughn Forest

Today’s students have an amazing ability and opportunity to be an influence in their world,” said Mike Nuss, who works with the State Board... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 13 2017

Alabama among states allowing faith-based foster care agencies to restrict child placement

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Homosexual and transgender issues are playing out in faith-based child placement agencies... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 12 2017

BWA elects American Elijah Brown as next general secretary

The winds of change were swirling during the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) Annual Gathering in Bangkok, Thailand, on July 5–7 as the organization... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 11 2017

Alabama program trains, equips, mobilizes young adults to reach world

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist At the Nehemiah Teams Training Center in Mentone, the view is expansive and so is the mission —... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 7 2017

Samford to withdraw from state convention funding channel

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist Samford University in Birmingham — described by many as Alabama Baptists’ “crown jewel” —... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jul. 7 2017

Hobby Lobby to forfeit Bible artifacts, pay $3M fine

Hobby Lobby Stores will forfeit thousands of improperly acquired ancient biblical artifacts and pay a $3 million fine in a civil settlement the... [READ MORE]