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Latest News | Apr. 7 2017

Forgotten Baptists of Northeast India

  About 10 years ago I received a telephone call from a telemarketer who I assumed was Indian from his accent but after a brief skirmish... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Apr. 4 2017

Alabama under severe weather threat, state of emergency

BIRMINGHAM (Jennifer Davis Rash) — Alabama is currently under a State of Emergency with the threat of significant and severe weather moving... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 30 2017

Pence keeps Planned Parenthood defunding debate alive in U.S. Senate

By Tom Strode Baptist Press WASHINGTON (BP) — Planned Parenthood again finds itself in a battle to protect its government funding and tarnished... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 27 2017

Brookwood Baptist Health names 2 new CEOs

Brookwood Baptist Health recently announced Mike Rickman as the new CEO of Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster, succeeding Bob Phillips,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 26 2017

Hannah Kerr

“Overflow” Black River Entertainment, 2016 Twenty-year-old Hannah Kerr’s 2015 debut extended play (EP), “I Stand Here,” was well received.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 25 2017

Smith inaugurated as fourth president of University of Mobile

MOBILE (University of Mobile) — With the theme “A New Day, A New Journey,” University of Mobile (UM) inaugurated Timothy L. Smith, Ph.D.,... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 23 2017

Princeton reverses decision to honor Keller

PRINCETON, N.J. (Religion News Service) — Faced with mounting criticism for its decision to give a major award to Tim Keller, founding pastor... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 17 2017

Should a church be allowed to have its own police force?

MONTGOMERY (Carrie Brown McWhorter) — A bill that would allow a Birmingham church to employ its own police force is advancing in the state... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 17 2017

Alabama drive-in theater owner takes stand against Disney’s latest film

After the director of the new live-action “Beauty and the Beast” film announced the addition of a gay character to the script, 95 percent... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 16 2017

Will stats of 92% of Americans preferring good sportsmanship over winning hold true during March Madness?

By Aaron Earls LifeWay Christian Resources NASHVILLE (BP) — Thanks to wild buzzer beaters and unbelievable upsets, the NCAA men’s basketball... [READ MORE]

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