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Alabama News | Jul. 11 2019

FBC Prattville names Peyton Hill as new pastor

Peyton Hill has been named the new pastor of First Baptist Church, Prattville, as longtime pastor Travis Coleman prepares to retire from the... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jun. 21 2019

Ben Mandrell nominated as LifeWay president/CEO

Colorado pastor Ben Mandrell has been unanimously recommended as the next president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources by the trustees’... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 10 2019

SBC Pastors Conference kicks off in Birmingham

Gripping stories and messages from two Alabama Baptist preachers and a couple with Alabama roots opened the Southern Baptist Convention Pastors... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Apr. 9 2019

Three Louisiana churches burned in last two weeks

A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the burning of three predominantly black churches in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana. The... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 20 2019

All LifeWay retail stores to close by end of 2019

Alabama’s 10 LifeWay stores and the rest of the company’s 170 brick-and-mortar retail stores will close by the end of 2019. The official... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 8 2019

Judson College names Mark Tew president

Judson College has named W. Mark Tew as the institution’s twenty-third president, the college’s board of trustees announced today (March... [READ MORE]

Breaking News | Jun. 8 2018

Paige Patterson withdraws from convention sermon at next week’s SBC annual meeting

Paige Patterson has withdrawn from preaching the convention sermon next week at the Southern Baptist Convention annual meeting in Dallas. As... [READ MORE]

Breaking News | Jun. 4 2018

Supreme Court rules for baker in same-sex wedding cake case

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Colorado baker who refused to make a cake for a same-sex couple’s wedding because of a religious... [READ MORE]

Breaking News | May. 18 2018

Texas shooting: Baptists mourn ‘lives snuffed out’

Grief counseling, prayer and offers to assist with funeral arrangements are among the ways local Southern Baptists sprang to action after a gunman... [READ MORE]

Breaking News | May. 9 2018

Three Christians freed from North Korean prison

Three American Christians serving prison sentences in North Korea have been freed, according to a May 9 tweet from President Donald Trump. Kim... [READ MORE]

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