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Baptist News | Jul. 14 2020

As non-whites become majority, youth ministries adjust

For Ricardo Vides, young adults pastor at Ministerios Betesda Church in Orange, California, approaching ministry from an ethnically diverse perspective... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 13 2020

CP giving drops in June; missions gifts way down

Gifts to the Cooperative Program in June totaled $15,106,500.79, 4.11% less than the same month last year. June saw an increase in gifts over... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 12 2020

Southern Christian Writers Conference set for July 24–25

Many events and conferences have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2020 Southern Christian Writers Conference is no exception. But,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 11 2020

TAB Media garners four awards from Alabama Press Association

TAB Media brought home four awards during the recent 2020 Alabama Press Association Media Awards virtual presentation. Competing with newspapers... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 10 2020

Church leaders face tough choices as COVID-19 cases rise

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist When Mobile pastor Derek Allen announced on July 1 that his church, First Baptist Church Tillman’s... [READ MORE]

International News | Jul. 10 2020

Firing of Azerbaijan parliament staffer upheld by appeals court

BAKU, Azerbaijan — An appeals court in Azerbaijan declined on June 10 to reinstate a Christian who said he was fired from his parliament job... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 9 2020

FBC Grand Bay forgives flag thief, extends invitation to church

It’s not everyday that a church is robbed, but it’s even less common for the offender to return what was stolen with a written apology. First... [READ MORE]

Abortion | Jul. 9 2020

Supreme Court delivers decisions favorable to religious liberty

The U.S. Supreme Court reaffirmed in two 7-2 rulings July 8 that churches and religious organizations are free to make employment and health... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jul. 7 2020

Disney Plus’ ‘Hamilton’ is marvelous, but it’s not kid-friendly

By Michael Foust The Alabama Baptist His name is Alexander Hamilton, and he’s one of the smartest people in Colonial America you’ll ever... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Jul. 6 2020

IMB urges caution while encouraging sustained commitment to missions

International Mission Board senior leaders are urging Southern Baptists to use extreme caution if they are considering overseas missions travel... [READ MORE]