Alabama News


Alabama News | Oct. 12 2000

Alabama Baptists encouraged to take stance in tax restructuring debate

A former Alabama governor agrees the current tax system in Alabama is unfair and the issue is one everyone – Christians and non-Christians... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 12 2000

Church staffs in Alabama change to meet needs

Times, they are a’changin’. And so is the structure of some church staffs to encompass more ministry possibilities and specialized... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 12 2000

Baptist News Briefs

Campers give $513,169 for missions Nashville, Tenn. – Nearly 54,000 teens attending Centrifuge and Ministry-Fuge camps this summer pitched... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 12 2000

Birmingham Baptists, doctors help correct Honduran boy’s club feet

Rony Javier Cruz-Oviedo is a little boy who loves to show affection. “He’s a hugger,” said Efrain Horta, director of language... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 12 2000

Baptists shy away from issues like taxes

Alabama Baptists are committed to helping others in times of crisis. Denomination faithful also have a solid record in opposing social concerns... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 12 2000

Christian values motivate coach to reverse team’s slump

Ending football season with a 2-8 win/lose record is not what most coaches celebrate. But Mike Clements, head football coach at Hueytown High... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 12 2000

Samford Church Day set Oct. 21

Samford University will observe Church Day 2000 Oct. 21, when the 1 p.m. football game will pit the Samford Bulldogs against the Gardner-Webb... [READ MORE]

Africa | Oct. 12 2000

Alabamians appointed to missions field

Two Alabama Baptist couples were recently appointed as International Mission Board (IMB) missionaries. Timothy Jason and Kelley Campbell Hill... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 12 2000

NAMB trustees adopt $126 million budget

North American Mission Board (NAMB) trustees, in their meeting Sept. 27, affirmed a report from its Interdenominational Task Force (ITF) that... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 12 2000

State tax system called unbiblical

Some Alabama Baptists believe reforming a tax system that is unfair to the state’s poor is an issue the Alabama Baptist State Convention... [READ MORE]