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Latest News | Jun. 26 2017

Supreme Court rules for Missouri church in ‘playground’ case

The Supreme Court has ruled for a Missouri church that claimed religious discrimination after it was refused state funds to improve its playground.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 26 2017

Gospel artist Winans releases throwback yet relevant tunes in first solo CD in 9 years

CeCe Winans, one of the most celebrated female gospel artists, is back on tour after releasing her first solo CD in almost a decade. Her album,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 25 2017

NAMB’s Send Luncheon reminds participants of gospel power, importance of prayer

A full-capacity audience gathered at the Phoenix Convention Center on June 11 for a discussion about evangelism at the North American Mission... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 25 2017

SBC needs more gospel conversations, prayer, NAMB’s Ezell says

In updating Southern Baptists about how God has used the North American Mission Board (NAMB) over the past year, NAMB President Kevin Ezell said... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 24 2017

IMB on firm financial ground, ready to ‘start increasing’ number of missionaries

The International Mission Board (IMB) is in a stable financial position, “setting the stage” to send more missionaries to share the gospel,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 23 2017

Crossover, Harvest America partner for evangelistic effort in Phoenix; nearly 3,400 respond

It started Friday, June 9 — the rumblings of an awakening. More than 700 voices worshipped at North Phoenix Baptist Church, Phoenix, kicking... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 22 2017

First African-American president elected at historic Pastors Conference

The 2017 Pastors Conference of the Southern Baptist Convention on June 11–12 was historic for a couple reasons. First was the fact that this... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 22 2017

WMU Missions Celebration recounts ‘defining moments’ that make eternal differences

Defining Moments,” those dramatic, life-changing experiences that make an eternal difference in the hearts and minds of the Christian believer,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 21 2017

SBC messengers denounce racism, white supremacy but confusion stirs concerns

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist As Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) leaders headed to Phoenix for the annual meeting, they expected... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jun. 21 2017

Rare, unedited press conference by Harmening family following loss moves public

By Margaret Colson Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist When 17-year-old Sarah Harmening left home to go to Botswana on a missions trip, she didn’t... [READ MORE]