Alabama Baptist Entities | Jun. 23 2016

Persecuted Church needs Westerners’ prayers, Ripken says

According to Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) immediate past president Ronnie Floyd, “More Christians around the world are being persecuted... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 9 2016

Leaders must make plans to protect church members, security experts say

The 1966 massacre on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin, in which 14 people died and 31 were wounded, is categorized as the first... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | May. 23 2016

New Obama directive could cause more children to struggle with gender dysphoria

Alabama and at least four other states have indicated they’ll say “no” to the May 13 transgender bathroom directive issued... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 28 2016

Alabama Baptists learn how to respond to threat of physical violence in church

"The craziness happens,” Mark Wakefield said. “It’s there and you’ve got to do something.” Citing recent examples... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 28 2016

Scripture offers direction for students seeking God’s path for their futures

How does a Christian young person discern God’s will regarding career, college and calling to ministry?  Should students forget about... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 21 2016

Panelists offer pathway to dialogue, harmony at racial reconciliation conference

“Birmingham is a far cry from the past,” Mayor William A. Bell told participants in a national conference on racial reconciliation March... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 14 2016

Recent events in Yemen, Sudan reminder to pray

Alabama Baptists know the heartbreaking result of a gunman in Yemen all too well. Southern Baptist missionary and Alabama native Martha C. Myers,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 11 2016

Pressure mounts on US State Department to recognize ISIS mass murders as genocide

What’s in a name? Plenty when it comes to the word “genocide.” For months now pressure has been mounting on the U.S. State... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 8 2016

Reaching ‘refugees from sexual revolution’ means focusing on gospel

Because “we are all broken … we are to reach out in Jesus’ name and in the love of Christ to sexual sinners everywhere and... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 28 2016

American pastor Saeed Abedini’s release from prison in Iran a result of prayer, according to family, supporters

After three-and-a-half-years of imprisonment in Iran, American pastor Saeed Abedini has been released.  He was freed Jan. 16 and arrived... [READ MORE]