Southern Baptist Convention

Latest News | Aug. 9 2020

Update: Churches asked to help in search for Marilane Carter

The Find Marilane search needs the help of churches in northwest and central Alabama, northeast Mississippi and southwest Tennessee. “We... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Aug. 7 2020

LifeWay Women events go online, expand reach

LifeWay Christian Resources is doubling down on their efforts to connect women through the gospel by moving three scheduled LifeWay Women events... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 5 2020

Cooperative Program giving remains strong in Alabama, nationally

Gifts to the Cooperative Program in the first half of 2020 have surpassed expectations amid the changes in gathering and giving caused by the... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jul. 24 2020

Southern Baptist Media Day is Sunday, July 26

EDITOR’S NOTE: July 26 is Southern Baptist Media Day in the Southern Baptist Convention. Trusted sources of information and inspiration for... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 24 2020

Why John Onwuchekwa, a Black pastor and rising star, gave up on Southern Baptists

(RNS) — For years, John Onwuchekwa was a rising star in the Southern Baptist Convention. He attended a Southern Baptist seminary, spoke... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 17 2020

Southern Baptist seminaries adopt 2020–21 budgets, plan for fall semester

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist Southern Baptists’ six seminaries have adopted 2020–21 budgets that reflect not only a continued commitment... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 14 2020

As non-whites become majority, youth ministries adjust

For Ricardo Vides, young adults pastor at Ministerios Betesda Church in Orange, California, approaching ministry from an ethnically diverse perspective... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 13 2020

CP giving drops in June; missions gifts way down

Gifts to the Cooperative Program in June totaled $15,106,500.79, 4.11% less than the same month last year. June saw an increase in gifts over... [READ MORE]

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]