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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]

Latest News | Feb. 12 2018

Platt asks IMB trustees to begin search for successor

International Mission Board President David Platt has asked the mission agency’s trustees to begin searching for his successor. Platt announced... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 11 2018

McLemore, Mike

BBA’s Mike McLemore dies at 69 after serious illness Mike McLemore, executive director of Birmingham Baptist Association and former longtime... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 9 2018

Greear, Hemphill announced as candidates for SBC president

North Carolina pastor J.D. Greear (above, left) and former seminary president Ken Hemphill (above, right) will be on the ballot for Southern... [READ MORE]

Events Promotion | Feb. 8 2018

National WMU and Alabama WMU Host Children’s Missions Day

By Julie Walters National WMU and Alabama WMU will host children from across the state for Children’s Missions Day on Saturday, Feb. 17, at... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 7 2018

Samford to commemorate 50th anniversary of integration

Fifty years ago in fall 1967, the late Audrey Lattimore Gaston Howard became the first African-American to enroll full time at Samford University... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 7 2018

The Alabama Baptist celebrates 175th birthday

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist From all over the state, friends of The Alabama Baptist came to Judson College in Marion on Feb.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 4 2018

SBOM holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

The Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) holds a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new facility in Prattville on Feb. 1. Participating... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Feb. 4 2018

Happy 175th Birthday to TAB!

Happy 175th Birthday! The first issue of The Alabama Baptist was published Feb. 4, 1843.  ... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jan. 12 2018

Flu emergency strikes Alabama

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey issued a statewide public health emergency Jan. 11 due to widespread reports of influenza. At least one Birmingham-area... [READ MORE]