Financial


Alabama News | Oct. 15 2015

NAMB trustees approve new compassion ministry, $4 million gift to IMB budget

Trustees of the North American Mission Board (NAMB) have approved the establishment of Send Relief — a new compassion ministry to offer Southern... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Sep. 24 2015

Pastors should boldly preach on biblical principles of giving, SBOM’s DuBois says

By Michael J. Brooks Many pastors and congregations dread the tithing sermon that surfaces every so often, but “stewardship is part of our... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Sep. 24 2015

Conference addresses proper procedures, regulations, tips for handling taxes

By Michael J. Brooks Because ministers are unique in the way they pay taxes, churches must be careful in the way they do salary administration... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 24 2015

‘It’s not perfect,’ Gov. Bentley says, but General Fund budget is approved

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Like a family that lives paycheck-to-paycheck, so the state of Alabama had to adjust its General Fund budget... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 17 2015

The Goal Is Governance

Like all responsible citizens, Alabama Baptists are concerned about the general welfare of their home state and its citizens. That is why we... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 17 2015

State legislators work to resolve General Fund budget shortfall during 2nd special session

By Jim Williams The governor and Legislature face a familiar problem: a severe shortfall in the state’s General Fund budget for fiscal year... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 8 2015

Legislative special session to determine state’s fiscal future

The start of a second special legislative session Sept. 8 gives Alabama lawmakers one more chance to pass a budget before the new fiscal year... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 8 2015

Cuts to Medicaid would result in reduced care for poor children, elderly

By Carrie Brown McWhorter Health care continues to be a hot-button issue in Alabama, and perhaps no single topic gets more attention than Medicaid.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 8 2015

Prison reform may stall without additional revenue

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Prison reform efforts in Alabama may stall if the Legislature fails to find additional revenue... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 8 2015

Budget cuts could lead to state parks closing, more illegal dumps

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) covers a lot of ground throughout... [READ MORE]