Church Leadership

Alabama News | Mar. 27 2020

Funerals in the time of social distancing: safety and ministry in Covid-19 crisis

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist   While other countries are having to resort to extreme measures to deal with deaths... [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]

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]

Administration Issues | Mar. 20 2020

Livestreaming tips for churches, organizations of all sizes

By Dogwood Media Solutions Special to TAB Media Churches have been live streaming their services for years, but due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)... [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]

Administration Issues | Mar. 14 2020

Zoom video conferencing an option for meetings during time of social distancing

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Sunday School classes, discipleship and life groups, church staff teams, and others who meet regularly... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Mar. 9 2020

IMB recommends mission volunteers postpone travel due to coronavirus risk

The International Mission Board (IMB) of the Southern Baptist Convention is now recommending that missions volunteers from U.S. churches postpone... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 9 2020

Alabama governor establishes COVID-19 task force, church leaders begin to plan

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced March 6 the formation of a coronavirus (COVID-19) task force of cabinet... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Feb. 27 2020

Associational partnership: Is it right for you?

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Some Baptist associations are considering formal partnerships with other associations, and some are wondering... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Feb. 27 2020

Working together: Birmingham and Bessemer associations partnering for expanded gospel ministry

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Barry Cosper remembers the first time someone pointed out to him that Jefferson County had five Baptist... [READ MORE]