Church Leadership

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 9 2020

Considering student ministry in challenging times

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Alabama Baptist State Board of Missions youth ministry strategist Scooter Kellum said... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Aug. 8 2020

State Baptist leaders counsel care in writing church documents

Administrative guidelines that describe a church’s purpose and map out its goals for action require proper documentation and clearly outlined... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jul. 15 2020

Virtual worship conference set for Aug. 1; early-bird registration through July 18

The Resourcing Worship Virtual Worship Conference scheduled for August 1 may be the first training of its kind: developed through the cooperative... [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]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jul. 1 2020

First person: Five lessons I learned from a COVID-19 spike at our church

By Pastor Derek Allen First Baptist Church Tillman’s Corner, Mobile In March, April and May, our church staff braced for a wave of COVID-19... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 13 2020

Spreading the gospel not the virus: Churches ponder return to traditional services

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Churches around the country are quietly contemplating when, how – and even if – they... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Jun. 11 2020

Resuming worship gatherings: Alabama Baptist pastors discuss their plans in SBOM workshop

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist “There’s not a more pertinent subject now for our churches than regathering,”... [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 | May. 28 2020

SBC leaders commend CDC guidelines to churches

By Tom Strode Baptist Press Southern Baptist leaders commended to churches the new federal guidelines for restoring in-person worship gatherings... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 18 2020

Metro Changers to continue World Changers mission in Birmingham

By Caleb Yarbrough Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist For many involved in World Changers through the past 30 years, LifeWay Christian Resources’... [READ MORE]