Death and Dying

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Honesty can help grieving parents receive needed support

Megan had two young children when she discovered she was pregnant with a third. Though surprised, she and her husband, Brandon, were excited... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Alabama Baptist pastor’s wife finds God forever faithful following miscarriage of first child

The greatest loss I have ever experienced was the miscarriage of our first baby 10 weeks into the pregnancy. There are no words to describe the... [READ MORE]

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]

Death and Dying | Mar. 3 2016

Pope, Moore disagree on morality of death penalty

Pope Francis is calling for Christians worldwide to fight to end the death penalty, citing Exodus 20:13: “Thou shalt not kill.” “All... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Feb. 11 2016

Dawson Memorial Baptist reaches out to widows through new ministry

For women who have entered into it recently or years ago, widowhood is a new season — one that comes with its own unique worries, trials... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Jul. 24 2015

Second Planned Parenthood video brings polarized media response

A week after America saw a stunning undercover video of a Planned Parenthood (PP) executive discussing the methods and price tag of harvesting... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jan. 29 2015

Nigerian Baptist leader castigates international community for ignoring terrorism in Nigeria

Samson Ayokunle, president of the Nigerian Baptist Convention (NBC), has castigated the international community for ignoring terrorist violence... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Dec. 11 2014

Former youth minister Davis pleads guilty

Mack Allen Davis, former youth minister at Lakeside Baptist Church, Birmingham, pleaded guilty Dec. 1 to six charges of sexually abusing minors... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Nov. 18 2014

Samford to help alleviate CP pain for Alabama Baptists

No scripts, no rehearsal — just straight from the heart. That’s how Samford University President Andrew Westmoreland addressed Alabama Baptist... [READ MORE]