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Alabama News | Apr. 6 2020

Check out TAB Briefs

TAB’s content editor Carrie Brown McWhorter researches, writes and hosts the 10-minute TAB Briefs program each week. In both video and audio... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 6 2020

Alabama Baptist leaders to host Online Call to Prayer April 8 at 10 a.m.

The Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) will host an Online Call to Prayer via Zoom on Wednesday, April 8, at 10 a.m. (CST). The prayer... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 3 2020

Southern Baptist National Guard chaplains attend to spiritual welfare of troops

As governors call on the National Guard to aid in COVID-19 response efforts, a growing number of Southern Baptist National Guard chaplains are... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 1 2020

Status of Alabama drive-up church services

Update to this story April 3, 5 p.m. — Gov. Kay Ivey’s office clarified information regarding religious gatherings, including “drive-in”... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 1 2020

David Carter, children and young families pastor for First Baptist Church, Athens, dies age 57.

LIMESTONE ASSOCIATION David Carter, children and young families pastor for First Baptist Church, Athens, died March 22 at the age of 57. Carter... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 1 2020

James Broox “J.B.” Thompson dies age 88

James Broox “J.B.” Thompson died Jan. 22. He was 88. Thompson was a longtime pastor, serving churches in Birmingham, Bessemer, Jasper and... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 1 2020

Robbie Weems is the new pastor of First Baptist Church, Vincent

SHELBY ASSOCIATION Robbie Weems is the new pastor of First Baptist Church, Vincent. He preached in view of a call to five people plus an online... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 1 2020

Keith Wrenn is new director of missions of DeKalb Baptist Association

DEKALB ASSOCIATION Keith Wrenn is the new director of missions of DeKalb Baptist Association. Wrenn has been a pastor for 30 years, most recently... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 31 2020

Livestreaming and worship music: Complying with copyright during online services

By Lanell Downs Smith Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist As churches navigate the path of serving their congregations through the coronavirus/COVID-19... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 30 2020

YMCA of Greater Birmingham offering crisis child care at several locations

Health care workers, emergency responders and other essential personnel going to work during the coronavirus pandemic are getting help with child... [READ MORE]

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