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Alabama News | Sep. 30 2020

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey extends mask requirement through Nov. 8, eases visitor restrictions for patients, long-term care residents

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey today (Sept. 30) extended the state health order requiring facial coverings in public places until Nov. 8 and said visitor... [READ MORE]

Church Committees | Sep. 30 2020

LifeWay Sunday School leader shares recruitment tips for ministry volunteers

When it comes to finding willing workers for church programs, the next few months may be especially tough, according to Ken Braddy, director... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 30 2020

UM Campus & Community Night Oct. 18

The University of Mobile invites the community to “Campus & Community Night” on Sunday, Oct. 18. The free outdoor family-friendly evening... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Sep. 28 2020

Announcement of 2021 SBC annual meeting theme ‘We are Great Commission Baptists’ creates confusion

—Opinion— Is there strategy behind the decision to resurface the 2012 approval of an alternate unofficial descriptor for Southern Baptist... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 23 2020

Al Jackson, pastor of Lakeview Baptist Church, Auburn, announces retirement

In 1979, Al Jackson told the search committee at Lakeview Baptist Church, Auburn, that if they called him as pastor, he planned to stay for the... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 23 2020

SBC Executive Committee adopts 5% CP budget cut

Decreased giving during the COVID-19 pandemic led the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee to adopt a Cooperative Program Allocation... [READ MORE]

Instagram | Sep. 23 2020

See You at the Pole 2020 adapts, keeps focus on student-led prayer

See You at the Pole 2020 may look different than past years, but the focus of the annual event – a dedicated time of prayer initiated, organized... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Sep. 23 2020

Donation of new mattresses benefits Birmingham-area ABCH families

Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes & Family Ministries received a donation of 50 Sealy quilted mattresses and mattress covers from Bedzzz... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Sep. 21 2020

Moore, others decry reported hysterectomies on detainees

Southern Baptist ethicist Russell Moore and other evangelical Christian leaders have called for the federal government to make public its investigation... [READ MORE]

Asia | Sep. 20 2020

Mother of four killed in India while protecting daughter from attack

NEW DELHI, India — A Christian mother of four was killed in July for refusing to let her daughter be raped by Hindu men. Two masked Hindus... [READ MORE]