Alabama News | Jan. 12 2016

Evangelical pro-life conference to educate, equip believers to take stand for unborn

Lord, I don’t believe abortion is right. I know Your Word teaches against it and I know I want to make a difference in this fight, but... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 28 2015

Hunger funds part of cooperative ministry effort in Marshall County

Sometimes it takes the honesty of a child to open our eyes to the needs around us and remind us how much we take for granted.  That happened... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 16 2015

Alabama churches make improvements since ADA was passed in July 1990

As the United States marks 25 years since the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Alabama Baptist churches have made progress... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 2 2015

Birmingham’s Baptist hospitals, Brookwood hospital announce merger

The four hospitals that make up Baptist Health System (BHS) are officially set to merge with Brookwood Medical Center in Birmingham to become... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 26 2015

Once among the healthiest of professions, clergy seeing spike in obesity

More than a third of American clergy members are obese. Shocking? Historically clergy have been among the healthiest of major professions, with... [READ MORE]

Children | Jan. 22 2015

Prenatal classes catalyst for new life, faith, churches

The young woman gingerly crawls off a motor scooter, grateful for the ride. Before, Kalliyan Seng could make the two-mile trek from her home... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 8 2015

Churches can effectively minister to members by taking proactive steps

Within every church there are people who deal with mental health issues. There are three common ways the Church has traditionally dealt with... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 8 2015

Pastor shares personal experience of dealing with depression

Pastor, First Baptist Church, Hughson, Calif. When I was diagnosed with depression I felt as though I finally understood why I felt alone,”... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 8 2015

Mental illness remains taboo topic for many pastors

One in 4 Americans suffers from some kind of mental illness in any given year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Many look... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 8 2015

Tips for those who have family, friends with mental illness

It is important for Christians to be loving and approachable when people seek our counsel. Here are a number of positive things we can do when... [READ MORE]