Faith and Family

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Helping children through grief after a miscarriage should not be overlooked

Before giving birth to her daughter, Melissa experienced several miscarriages. Following the birth of her daughter, she experienced several more... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

God can handle questions, doubts, Barrett says

Some of the most joyful words ever spoken are those announcing a pregnancy. The words invite hugs, pats on the back and well wishes for the parents-to-be. ... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 31 2016

Samford student shares how God’s life-giving plan for her began when choosing a major

When I started college at Samford University in Birmingham, I was a pre-med major with the goal of becoming an optometrist. Now that I am in... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 28 2016

Scripture offers direction for students seeking God’s path for their futures

How does a Christian young person discern God’s will regarding career, college and calling to ministry?  Should students forget about... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

God’s grace can overcome sexual sin

How many marriages have been damaged and ruined because of sexual sin? How many people have had serious financial issues associated with affairs... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

Parental influence, spiritual preparation key to teens’ sexual integrity

When we think of hypersexualized media we usually think of X-rated magazines and online pornography. But what about the photos in the lingerie... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

Biblical freedom includes freedom from shame

There is very little direct mention of addiction in Scripture. However, there are several passages that when taken together shed light on a discussion... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 25 2016

Faith and Family: Sexual integrity — Christians struggle with sexual sin just as much as nonbelievers

Mention the term “sex addiction” and images of out-of-control celebrities often come to mind. We sigh, shake our heads and lament... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 17 2015

Faith and Family: Aging well as a baby boomer — Health, finances top concerns for baby boomers; faith provides peace amid worries

Search “baby boomers” and “top concerns” online, and two things will lead the results: money and health. The first wave... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 17 2015

Faith and Family: Aging well as a baby boomer — Regardless of age, life is full of ways to bring glory to God

Dean of the School of Christian Ministries, University of Mobile Scripture offers several examples of senior saints who were used by God in their... [READ MORE]