Baptist News

Alabama News | Jan. 19 2021

Mobile-area pastor Ed Litton to be nominated for SBC president at 2021 annual meeting

Mobile-area pastor Ed Litton will be nominated for president of the Southern Baptist Convention at the 2021 SBC annual meeting in June. Former... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jan. 19 2021

NAMB 2021 Prayer Calendar highlights missionaries, chaplains

Missionaries across North America continue to move the mission forward during a turbulent time. In 2020, hundreds of church planting and compassion... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Jan. 19 2021

DC March for Life rally shifts to virtual event on Jan. 29

Citing safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic and pressures facing law enforcement officers in and around the U.S. Capitol, organizers... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Jan. 19 2021

White House declares Jan. 22 National Sanctity of Human Life Day

The White House issued a proclamation yesterday (Jan. 18) declaring Jan. 22 as National Sanctity of Human Life Day. On Jan. 22, 1973, the U.S.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 19 2021

U.S. District judge rules Alabama’s transgender license requirement unconstitutional

An Alabama policy regarding transgender identification has been ruled unconstitutional by U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson. Referred to as... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 19 2021

Serving bivocationally: Encouragement comes from discipling members who become disciplers

EDITOR’S NOTE — An estimated 55% of Alabama Baptist pastors serve bivocationally or covocationally. Many more serve as bivocational ministers... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Jan. 17 2021

A Baby That Changed Our Lives Forever

By John Boler Pastor, First Baptist Church, Grenada   On Dec. 8, our family celebrated the 15th birthday of Lilly Elizabeth Boler. For... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jan. 16 2021

Pensacola church offers hope through COVID-19 vaccines

By Barbara Denman Florida Baptist Witness Olive Baptist Church in Pensacola, Florida, has become the site of life-sustaining hope for thousands... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jan. 16 2021

WMU volunteers serve disaster recovery area in North Carolina

Washing piles of muddy clothes and cleaning bathrooms may not sound like the most glamorous missions project available — but it’s a labor... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 15 2021

Hacoda donates to wounded warriors

Hacoda Baptist Church, Samson, collected $11,775 for Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventures, an organization offering combat wounded veterans and... [READ MORE]