Social Issues


Gender/Sexual Issues | Jun. 25 2020

Federal officials in Texas seize website promoting prostitution, indict site’s owner

Officials in Texas have shut down CityXGuide, a prominent prostitution and sex trafficking website. The U.S. Secret Service working with the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 11 2020

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey addresses COVID-19 spread in jails, prisons

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey issued a supplemental state of emergency (SOE) proclamation June 9 in an effort to quell the spread of COVID-19 in state... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 10 2020

The Case for Justice

By James Hammack The Alabama Baptist The country is in yet another crisis surrounding the death of another black individual by the hands of law... [READ MORE]

National News | Jun. 9 2020

A justification for unrest? Look no further than the Bible and the Founding Fathers

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Conversation is a network of not-for-profit media outlets that publish news stories written by academics and researchers.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 2 2020

Undeterred: Missions-minded business owner continues serving community

By Caleb Yarbrough Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Businesses were burned and looted and monuments were vandalized when protests over the... [READ MORE]

Addictions | May. 11 2020

Foundry Ministries continues perfecting ‘secret sauce,’ transforming lives

By Shawn Hendricks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Gradine’s smile can light up a room. When one hears her story, it doesn’t take long... [READ MORE]

Latest News | May. 8 2020

Video of Ahmaud Arbery shooting leads to arrests in south Georgia town

Nearly three months after his death, a graphic video of the moment a young black man was shot while jogging on a quiet street in a small town... [READ MORE]

Financial | Apr. 17 2020

Unlike toilet paper, no shortage of scams during coronavirus crisis

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Feeling fearful, broke and lonely as a result of the current coronavirus crisis? That’s... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | Jan. 24 2020

Trump attends March for Life, first president to do so

President Donald Trump today (Jan. 24) became the first sitting president to attend the annual March for Life gathering in Washington. The president... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Aug. 12 2019

Alzheimer’s, dementia: Pastor shares lessons learned

As a minister for more than 40 years, Mike Glenn walked through the valley of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease with many families through... [READ MORE]