Prayer


Asia | Jun. 23 2020

Japan prayer effort continues despite Olympics postponement

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist Known as the “land of the rising sun,” Japan is one of the most unreached countries in the world,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 28 2020

National Day of Prayer continues with modifications due to COVID-19

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist National Day of Prayer events may look different this year in light of COVID-19, but the need for collective... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 6 2019

Prayer for president, letter that followed stirs up social media controversy for pastor David Platt

A misleading headline related to President Donald Trump’s impromptu visit to a Virginia church June 2 began a social media frenzy two days... [READ MORE]

National News | Jul. 28 2016

Thousands gather at nation’s capital to pray for unity, healing

Evangelical Christians converged on the nation’s capital for a prayer rally on one of the hottest days of the summer. With the nation reeling... [READ MORE]

National News | Apr. 14 2016

Coffee shop prayer inspires marketplace ministry

Pushing the Church and its ministry beyond its four walls requires overcoming the fear and uncertainty that usually block the way, Thomas Rusert... [READ MORE]

Europe | Feb. 18 2016

Men, women pray together at Western Wall

Making the new prayer space at the Western Wall was meant to be “historic” and “revolutionary,” creating a permanent area where male... [READ MORE]

Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Feb. 11 2016

Obama says ‘faith is cure for fear’ at prayer breakfast

At the 64th National Prayer Breakfast, President Barack Obama shared from 2 Timothy 1:7 about the need to rise above fear through faith and God’s... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Sep. 15 2015

SYATP marks 25 years of students joining in prayer on campuses nationwide

I woke up extra early that fourth Wednesday in September to make my way to Falcon Middle School by 7 a.m., situated just off Highway 24 on the... [READ MORE]

Africa | Jun. 4 2015

Baptists in east-central Africa ask for prayer as violent protests continue

Tensions remain high in Burundi as protesters continue to oppose President Pierre Nkurunziza’s bid for a third term. Baptists in the East... [READ MORE]

Prayer | May. 21 2015

Want to know God

The disheveled-looking woman stepped out of the shadows and said, “Can anybody tell me about Jesus?” She was from a distant city... [READ MORE]