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Alabama News | Dec. 16 2020

Shane Dye is the new pastor of Good News Baptist Church, Jackson’s Gap

TALLAPOOSA ASSOCIATION Shane Dye is the new pastor of Good News Baptist Church, Jackson’s Gap.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 16 2020

Gerald R. Sykes, former pastor of Airview Baptist Church, Opelika, dies Nov. 28

Gerald R. Sykes, who spent more than two decades serving as a pastor in Opelika, died Nov. 28. He was 84. Sykes spent 24 of his 49 years in ministry... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 16 2020

Pete Dunn retires from Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Uriah

BETHLEHEM ASSOCIATION Pete Dunn said one thing that amazed him throughout his years in ministry was the “total adventure of seeing God doing... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 16 2020

Will Baker is the new pastor of Bethel Baptist Church, Jackson’s Gap

TALLAPOOSA ASSOCIATION Will Baker is the new pastor of Bethel Baptist Church, Jackson’s Gap. He previously served as youth minister at Hillabee... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Dec. 16 2020

C. Thomas Wright awarded 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award from Shorter University

C. Thomas Wright, executive director of missions for the Mobile Baptist Association, was recently awarded the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 16 2020

Churches, Operation Christmas Child adapt to provide shoebox gifts amid pandemic

When the COVID-19 pandemic began, Debbie Smith of Walden Chapel Baptist Church, Danville, began sewing face masks to give to family and friends.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 11 2020

Lee Praytor, pastor of Oak Grove First Baptist Church, receives E.J. Pruden Award

MUD CREEK ASSOCIATION For 60 years, E.J. Pruden served his church — West Jefferson Baptist, Quinton — in a variety of capacities from deacon... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 11 2020

Lineman helps light physical, spiritual darkness

When hurricanes and ice storms roll through, Bob Cox starts packing his truck. As a line worker for Pea River Electric Cooperative in Ozark,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 10 2020

Two families bond over faith following horrific experience during Hurricane Katrina

As Darlene Carrigan watched hurricane after hurricane roll through this fall, each time, she had one thought: “I wonder whose life is going... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 10 2020

20-year-old Horton working out call to preach, serve

Clint Horton knew he didn’t have anything to offer in and of himself, but he knew God was calling him to offer himself anyway. So he told his... [READ MORE]