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Alabama News | Mar. 27 2020

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey closes nonessential businesses statewide; Ainsworth calls for swifter action

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced today (March 27) that all nonessential businesses statewide are... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 27 2020

Funerals in the time of social distancing: safety and ministry in Covid-19 crisis

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist   While other countries are having to resort to extreme measures to deal with deaths... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Mar. 26 2020

‘I Still Believe’ to release on video-on-demand platforms March 27

Timing is everything, they say, and the timing for the release of “I Still Believe,” the newest faith-based film from Birmingham-based... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 26 2020

Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief donating 2,000 masks to law enforcement, health care workers

Rick Lance, executive director of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM), announced today (March 26) that Alabama Baptist Disaster... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 25 2020

Paul Hall, longtime director of the Alabama Singing Men, passed away at the age of 89

Paul Hall, longtime director of the Alabama Singing Men, died Jan. 31 at the age of 89. Hall directed the all-men’s choral group from 1973... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 25 2020

Kevin Blackwell, new disciple making/teaching pastor at The Station Church

BESSEMER ASSOCIATION Kevin Blackwell is the new disciple making/teaching pastor at The Station Church, Birmingham. He also works at Samford University... [READ MORE]

National News | Mar. 25 2020

Invisible Hands provide human contact and comfort

Liam Elkind selects a bag of oranges at a New York City supermarket for 83-year-old Carol Sterling, who is isolated at home due to the coronavirus... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 25 2020

Mitch Thrower, new pastor of First Baptist Church, Indian Springs

SHELBY ASSOCIATION Mitch Thrower is the new pastor of First Baptist Church, Indian Springs. His first Sunday was March 15. He previously served... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 25 2020

Eric Dawsey, new pastor of Gordon Baptist Church

SOUTHEAST ALABAMA ASSOCIATION Eric Dawsey is the new pastor of Gordon Baptist Church near Dothan in Houston County. He was installed as pastor... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 25 2020

Sardis Baptist Association has postponed its 125th anniversary celebration

SARDIS ASSOCIATION Sardis Baptist Association has postponed its 125th anniversary celebration for a later date. The anniversary was originally... [READ MORE]

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