Baptist News

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 25 2020

Alabama Baptists lift prayers for patients, caregivers, leaders in the face of ongoing coronavirus pandemic

Leaders of the Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions (SBOM) and more than 450 pastors and laypeople joined in an online call to prayer today... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Mar. 24 2020

Why canceling the 2020 SBC Annual Meeting is putting ‘Gospel Above All’

by J.D. Greear President, Southern Baptist Convention I was warned that it would be tricky to lead the Southern Baptist Convention. But I don’t... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Mar. 24 2020

2020 SBC Annual Meeting canceled

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting has been canceled for the first time in 75 years. Citing... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 24 2020

Hospitals and critical care units: How does Alabama stack up?

According to a March 24 update by the Alabama Department of Public Health, Alabama has 215 coronavirus cases in 25 counties. As the number of... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 23 2020

Samford Professor Creates COVID-19 Data Dashboard for State, Students

Samford University’s Department of Geography and Sociology has developed a pandemic data dashboard – Coronavirus COVID-19 in Alabama –... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 20 2020

Updates: Alabama Baptist colleges announce COVID-19 precautions

Alabama and Montgomery County health officials announced the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in the state on March 13, but Alabama Baptist colleges... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Mar. 20 2020

Online giving: Keep it simple, communicate to your members how to use it

By Dogwood Media Solutions Special to The Alabama Baptist Online giving has become a necessity for many churches and ministries in the digital... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 20 2020

SBOM to host online Call to Prayer

The COVID-19 outbreak is affecting people in many different ways. Some are suffering financially as their jobs close. Those in the high-risk... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Mar. 19 2020

Coronavirus-related unemployment leaves church employees out in the cold

By Shawn Hendricks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist The Alabama Department of Labor announced this week that employees in the state who are... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 18 2020

Canaan Baptist Church, Bessemer, to host “The Songs & Stories of Brent Vernon”

BESSEMER ASSOCIATION Canaan Baptist Church, Bessemer, will host “The Songs & Stories of Brent Vernon” — a live concert event for the... [READ MORE]