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Top Stories | Feb. 22 2019

Selma Baptist Association lends help to church plants in ‘pioneer’ states

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Tom Stacey says he’s long had a heart for the fringes of the country — the pioneer places that don’t... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 21 2019

Birmingham pastor Todd Lafferty elected IMB executive vice president

RICHMOND, Va. — International Mission Board (IMB) trustees unanimously elected Todd Lafferty as the entity’s executive vice president during... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 21 2019

Faith-based medical training addresses physical and spiritual needs

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Hospital hallways are places where values intersect and where profound decisions can be shaped... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 20 2019

Refuel student weekend offers discipleship event

When John Yates was a student he loved Disciple Now (DNow) weekends. And now that he’s student pastor at First Baptist Church, Gulf Shores,... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 20 2019

Church Revitalization

Revitalization requires more than strategies and programs By Rob Paul Special to The Alabama Baptist The statistics are in. Southern Baptist... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2019

Haitian child meets Jesus, gets ‘new life’ after epilepsy diagnosis

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Jamile tried to go to school once when he was young, but to say it didn’t go well is an understatement.... [READ MORE]

Southern Baptist Convention | Feb. 19 2019

Two Alabama Baptists named to 2019 SBC Committee on Committees

BIRMINGHAM — Two Alabama Baptists were named to the Southern Baptist Convention’s (SBC) 2019 Committee on Committees.  Terrence Jones, pastor... [READ MORE]

Top Stories | Feb. 19 2019

AAEO helps church planters in college communities

As seniors across Alabama look forward to high school graduation, many are deciding which college campus will be their home for the next few... [READ MORE]