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Top Stories | Jan. 18 2019

National Guard colonel dedicates retirement to full-time ministry

After 36 years of service in the Alabama Air National Guard as a colonel and chaplain Larry Layne  (right) has committed to spend his retirement... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 17 2019

North Jefferson Association working to build up disaster relief team

When tornadoes devastated Alabama in 2011, North Jefferson Baptist Association was “woefully unprepared,” Steve Loggins said. “We began... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 16 2019

Alabamians among recent Baptist theological seminary graduates

Alabama Baptists graduated with degrees at the master’s level or higher from Southern Baptist seminaries and divinity schools in December 2018.... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jan. 16 2019

A look at mass incarceration in Alabama — sixth in a series

‘First Step’ federal criminal justice reform a move for society’s common good Criminal justice reform backed by both conservatives and... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 15 2019

Watch out for scams, emails asking for money, personal information

Everyone’s gotten those emails. Some are more believable than others. But the one that hit the inboxes of some state missionaries recently... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 15 2019

Your Voice

Look for opportunities to share Christ By Kim Andrews BCM Campus Minister, University of Alabama Zacchaeus was a wee little man And a wee little... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 14 2019

Terry begins advisory role at Samford University

Bob Terry, longtime editor of The Alabama Baptist, has been named adviser to the president for faith networks at Samford University. In this... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Jan. 14 2019

Servant/Leader Appreciation Night to offer laughs across the state

It’s January and you and your church leaders might already need to take a break and have a good laugh. That’s what Servant/Leader Appreciation... [READ MORE]