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Latest News | Aug. 23 2018

Fire destroys Warrior Creek Baptist Church buildings

A massive fire Aug. 21 destroyed all the buildings of Warrior Creek Baptist Church, Holly Pond, after church members and firefighters did their... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 22 2018

University of Iowa sued again over religious liberty

The University of Iowa has temporarily reinstated several religious student groups after they were deregistered because of policies that the... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 21 2018

Warrior Creek Baptist Church engulfed in fire

A fire engulfed Warrior Creek Baptist Church, Holly Pond, late this evening and reportedly is not yet contained. Firefighters are working to... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Aug. 21 2018

Baptist Global Response ministers in Indonesia after earthquakes

A team trained by Baptist Global Response (BGR) was already at work on Indonesia’s Lombok island when a 7.0-magnitude earthquake with strong... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Bob Terry | Aug. 5 2018

Will Money Trump Morality?

Sarah Silverman is supposed to be a comedian. Her shtick is trying to make abortion funny. At a recent fundraiser for abortion rights she joked... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 31 2018

Whitesburg calls Darryl Craft as new senior pastor

Darryl Craft will be the new senior pastor of Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville. A former Alabama Baptist pastor, Craft comes to Whitesburg... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 30 2018

Longtime music evangelist Leon Westerhouse dies

Longtime music evangelist Leon Westerhouse died July 26 at age 83. Leon Westerhouse grew up in First Baptist, Birmingham, where he was saved... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 26 2018

Mobile-area faith community focused on shrinking racial division

By Rhoda Pickett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist More than 1,600 ministers, church members, youth and senior citizens from around the Mobile... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 24 2018

Shrink the Divide gathering set for tonight in Mobile

Christian community development leader John Perkins (left) and Alabama Baptist pastor Ed Litton participated in a news conference at the Mobile... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 24 2018

TAB takes top honors for niche publication, writing in APA annual contest

  The Alabama Baptist won four awards in this year’s Alabama Press Association (APA) Better Newspaper Contest. “We appreciate the affirmation... [READ MORE]