Southern Baptist Convention


Baptist News | Jun. 30 2020

SBC Executive Committee actions bring flurry of back-and-forth statements

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist Recent accusations of procedural and ethical improprieties within the Southern Baptist Convention Executive... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 26 2020

Newly organized Baptist network making headlines

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist With the newly organized Conservative Baptist Network garnering attention on blog posts and social... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 26 2020

SBC Executive Committee clears outgoing chairman; incoming chairman apologizes

By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist Recent accusations of misuse of power within the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee resulted... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 24 2020

Baptist editors meet virtually for annual June business, fellowship time

By Margaret Colson Association of State Baptist Publications Meeting virtually for the first time in the organization’s 125-year history, approximately... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 22 2020

Conservative Baptist Network denies conflict of interest

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist Six of the 48 individuals named as members of the new Conservative Baptist Network’s steering council... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 17 2020

In historic election, SBC Executive Committee elects first African American chair

The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee elected its first African American chair in a special called meeting June 16. Rolland Slade,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 10 2020

Alabama Baptists among 61 international missionaries commissioned

Two Alabama Baptists, Eric and Heather McDonald, were among 61 missionaries commissioned by the International Mission Board in a virtual Sending... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 4 2020

Southern Baptist Convention continues statistical decline, Floyd calls for rethinking ACP process

For the 13th consecutive year, the Southern Baptist Convention reported a drop in its membership. Total membership in the Southern Baptist Convention... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 3 2020

SBC Advance provides online ministry update

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist Using prerecorded messages from denominational leaders, interviews and videos, SBC Advance provided an... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 31 2020

Alabama Baptists join with other SBC leaders to grieve death of George Floyd, issue statement

Alabama Baptist leaders are among Southern Baptist Convention leaders who published a statement yesterday (May 30) through Baptist Press grieving... [READ MORE]