Baptist News


Baptist News | Jul. 14 2020

As non-whites become majority, youth ministries adjust

For Ricardo Vides, young adults pastor at Ministerios Betesda Church in Orange, California, approaching ministry from an ethnically diverse perspective... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 13 2020

CP giving drops in June; missions gifts way down

Gifts to the Cooperative Program in June totaled $15,106,500.79, 4.11% less than the same month last year. June saw an increase in gifts over... [READ MORE]

National News | Jul. 13 2020

Churches in Arkansas unfairly singled out

Churches in Arkansas, including two prominent SBC churches, say they were unfairly singled out in a June 26 briefing by the Arkansas Department... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 11 2020

TAB Media garners four awards from Alabama Press Association

TAB Media brought home four awards during the recent 2020 Alabama Press Association Media Awards virtual presentation. Competing with newspapers... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 10 2020

Church leaders face tough choices as COVID-19 cases rise

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist When Mobile pastor Derek Allen announced on July 1 that his church, First Baptist Church Tillman’s... [READ MORE]

International News | Jul. 10 2020

Firing of Azerbaijan parliament staffer upheld by appeals court

BAKU, Azerbaijan — An appeals court in Azerbaijan declined on June 10 to reinstate a Christian who said he was fired from his parliament job... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 9 2020

FBC Grand Bay forgives flag thief, extends invitation to church

It’s not everyday that a church is robbed, but it’s even less common for the offender to return what was stolen with a written apology. First... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Jul. 9 2020

Supreme Court delivers decisions favorable to religious liberty

The U.S. Supreme Court reaffirmed in two 7-2 rulings July 8 that churches and religious organizations are free to make employment and health... [READ MORE]

International News | Jul. 9 2020

Israeli regulators order U.S.-based evangelical broadcaster GOD TV’s ‘Shelanu’ channel taken off the air

Israeli regulators on June 28 announced they ordered U.S.-based evangelical broadcaster GOD TV’s ‘Shelanu’ channel taken off the air, saying... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 8 2020

Bibbville Baptist Church, Woodstock, to celebrate homecoming

BIBB ASSOCIATION Bibbville Baptist Church, Woodstock, will celebrate homecoming July 12 at 10 a.m. Special music will be provided by Awakened.... [READ MORE]