Alabama Baptist Entities | Sep. 14 2020

Military Wives Retreat offers spiritual growth, fellowship and respite amid challenges of life

Saluting “the sons and daughters of America” serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, Mary Gray said she is compelled to minister to military wives... [READ MORE]

A Thought for Women | May. 8 2020

First person: Letters of Love — A Mother’s Day tribute

By Karen O. Allen Special to The Alabama Baptist This month my mother, Margaret O’Kelley, will be celebrating her 90th birthday. She still... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 11 2018

Women discerning call to ministry

Former Alabama Baptist and new author Kristen Padilla remembers crying to her pastor father wishing she had been born a boy. At least then she... [READ MORE]

College and Career | Oct. 27 2016

Co-author Powell shares 6 ways to reach young people

There’s no way around it: The Church is shrinking, and it’s aging. And with the growing number of unchurched young people, churches may be... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Oct. 7 2016

‘Backbone’ of the church: Senior adults valuable segment of church population

By Carrie Brown McWhorter Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist There may be more millennials than Baby Boomers alive today, but Americans 65 and... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 25 2016

Women you should know from Alabama WMU history

Jessie Davis Stakely During her term as president (1908–1920), Stakely challenged Alabama Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) members to fund... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 24 2016

Forestdale’s Hillview Baptist Church ‘went crazy’ over 2016 crown

Though watching his daughter being crowned as Miss Alabama 2016 on June 11 was a “proud moment” for Pastor Mark Barber, seeing Hayley... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 23 2016

Matthew 7:1–12

Bible Studies for Life  Professor of Religion, Samford University Transformed in My Actions  Matthew 7:1–12 Words lie at the... [READ MORE]

Ministries | Jun. 23 2016

WMU’s Lee honored by WMU, SBC leaders, mission boards

Approximately 150 Southern Baptist leaders, family members and friends from across the country gathered in St. Louis, Missouri, on June 11 to... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Jun. 23 2016

Theology 101: Last Things — Second Coming

A treasured promise for Christians is found in Philippians 1:6: “Being confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work... [READ MORE]