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Breaking News | Nov. 22 2019

UM alum, dean Lonnie Burnett steps into role of president

University of Mobile (UM) alumnus Lonnie A. Burnett was named president of the university Nov. 22 after serving six months as interim president.... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 22 2019

Strengthened by the Spirit

Thank you, Alabama Baptists, for allowing me to serve you. I am grateful for this opportunity and encouraged by your faithfulness to the Great... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 21 2019

Confessing, professing, commissioned: Simplicity of gospel

Convention Sermon “From Confession to Commission” Matthew 16:13–18, Acts 1:6–8 By Rick Marshall Longtime Alabama Baptist pastor Toward... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 21 2019

Pastors Conference addresses how Christ’s sacrifice shapes lives, relationships, destinies

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Johnny Hunt says he can’t tell your story and you can’t tell his. But he knows who he used to be —... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 20 2019

Trustees, board members elected to serve State Board, other entities

Report of Committee on Boards and Commissions EDITOR’S NOTE — Messengers voted to elect or re-elect the following during the 2019 Alabama... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 20 2019

Ministries, partnerships producing fruit in Alabama Baptist life, Lance says

Alabama is known for having great soil for some specific kinds of fruit — a drive on I-65 past Clanton’s giant peach water tower will tell... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 19 2019

SBOM report emphasizes available church resources, recognizes ‘key leaders’

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Alabama Baptists reviewed their commitment to preventing abuse in churches, renewed this year’s budget... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Nov. 19 2019

Alabama Baptists gather for ‘fruitful’ annual meeting

Every four years messengers to the Alabama Baptist State Convention have traveled to the milder clime of south Alabama to gather together with... [READ MORE]