Alabama News


Alabama News | Oct. 13 2020

As McElwain Baptist marks 125 years, Shades adopts church as second campus

McElwain Baptist Church, Birmingham, has had a vibrant past — just ask its members and former members. At McElwain’s 125th anniversary celebration... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 10 2020

Faith-based ministry partners with churches to help food-insecure families

Before Jim and Linda Jones founded Alabama Childhood Food Solutions, their commitment to feeding hungry children began thousands of miles from... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 9 2020

Alabamians move to Alaska to share love of Christ

A couple of weeks ago, we ran a story on page 1 about Alabama Baptists who have moved to Montana over the past six years to plant churches among... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 8 2020

The Lion’s Den 2020: 7th Annual Event to Be Hosted In-Person and Virtually

Samford University will partner with Cedarworks Inc. to present the 7th annual Lion’s Den event aimed toward advancing the Kingdom through... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 8 2020

CP supports college ministry at Alabama HBCUs

Zachary and Nicole Beasley met and professed salvation while attending campus ministry at Tuskegee University, and today the parents of four... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 8 2020

‘Our soldiers need you,’ says DOM Corbitt about chaplains

Otis Corbitt says years ago, God put a passion for soldiers in his heart. And over the years, he has seen God’s purpose in that. For the past... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 7 2020

Brian Lee retires as pastor from Shades Crest Baptist Church, Bluff Park

Birmingham Metro Association Brian Lee said Shades Crest Baptist Church, Bluff Park, has been “a wonderful place to serve” as pastor. After... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 7 2020

Holmes Baptist Church, Ariton, will host a Family and Friends Day Oct. 18

Dale Association Holmes Baptist Church, Ariton, will host a Family and Friends Day and pastor recognition on Oct. 18, at 10:30 a.m. A meal will... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 7 2020

Southern Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers touch lives during Sally cleanup

The torrential rain from Hurricane Sally sounded like bullets hitting Betty’s roof as violent winds rattled the windows of her home. Betty... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 7 2020

Barry Bledsoe announces retirement in 2021 after 20 years as president of TBFA

Barry Bledsoe jokes that his favorite topic is most people’s least favorite. “It includes both money and dying, and people don’t like to... [READ MORE]