Opinion


Bible Studies | Sep. 26 2018

Bible Studies for Life Sunday School Lesson for September 30, 2018

By Jeffery M. Leonard, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Religion, Samford University Authentic Joy 1 Thessalonians 1:1–10 When we read the early... [READ MORE]

Bible Studies | Sep. 26 2018

Explore the Bible Sunday School lesson for September 30, 2018

By Kyle Beshears Associate Dean and Assistant Professor of Christian Studies, University of Mobile True Freedom Galatians 4:8–20 The Problem... [READ MORE]

Letters to the Editor | Sep. 19 2018

Letter to the Editor — Grandparenting Ideas

As a new grandparent, the article in the Sept. 6 issue “Gift from God: 9 ways to share love of Jesus with grandchildren” caught my eye. There... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 19 2018

The Road Less Traveled Leads Home: The Journey of Elliott Aiken Ellis

Kelly Gordon. Self-published, 2018. 95 pp. (Paperback). The Road Less Traveled Leads Home” is a book that addresses a serious issue in today’s... [READ MORE]

Theology 101 | Sep. 19 2018

Theology 101 — Stewardship of Time

By Jerry Batson, Th.D. Special to The Alabama Baptist The role of stewards and the idea of stewardship can be found throughout the Bible. Early... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Bob Terry | Sep. 19 2018

Do Members Quit Churches or Church Leaders?

That church attendance continues trending downward is not news. It has for years. In the 1950s about 49 percent of respondents indicated they... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 19 2018

There is a Time: Stories of Heartbreak and Hope

A. Ray Lee. BAM! Publishing, 2017. 130 pp. (Paperback). Awell-known former pastor from Morgan County who turned to chaplain work after he retired... [READ MORE]

Book Reviews | Sep. 19 2018

What a Way to Make a Living! Tales of a Small Town Veterinarian

Dr. Steve Pearson. Self-Published, 2018. 150 pp. (Paperback). was eager to read this book, fairly certain I would read stories I had heard before... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Sep. 19 2018

Heroes of the Faith — Anselm

Archbishop of Canterbury considered ‘one of the greatest thinkers of the Middle Ages’ By Joanne Sloan Anselm (1033–1109) was a Benedictine... [READ MORE]

Bible Studies | Sep. 19 2018

Bible Studies for Life Sunday School lesson for September 23, 2018

By Jeffery M. Leonard, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Religion, Samford University Intentional Love Luke 10:25–37 When our sons were still at... [READ MORE]

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