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Law/Legal/Politics/Voting | Jun. 2 2016

US Supreme Court sends 7 cases back to lower courts

The U.S. Supreme Court sidestepped the constitutional question May 16 of whether Obamacare’s contraceptive mandate substantially burdens... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Bob Terry | May. 26 2016

Miscarriage Is Personal

It is not a dramatic story unless you lived it. I did and it changed me forever.  It was the summer before my last year of seminary. My... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | May. 26 2016

Grief is normal response to loss of child through miscarriage

Behind every woman’s joy at learning she is pregnant, there is a fear as well — the fear of losing the baby. Most of us have family... [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 to all United... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 19 2016

Alabama dad shares faith through hiking, passes hobby to son

Confucius Raisin. “I think that was his name,” Lowell Van Ness said with a laugh. “It was something like that.” That’s... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Feb. 4 2016

Alabama Baptists support life through pregnancy resource centers

As the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act of 2015 — which would effectively repeal some of the Affordable... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

Parental influence, spiritual preparation key to teens’ sexual integrity

When we think of hypersexualized media we usually think of X-rated magazines and online pornography. But what about the photos in the lingerie... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jan. 21 2016

‘My Secure Family’ to equip parents in battle for their children’s purity in today’s digital age

There is a war being waged for the hearts and minds of children, Traylor Lovvorn of Undone Redone said, and it’s one that his organization,... [READ MORE]

Children | Oct. 29 2015

Faith and Family: How adult children can deal with the emotions of a widowed parent

Many adult children have a story similar to mine. My mother died of complications from dementia after a 10-year struggle. My father had been... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 21 2015

Many young people shun cellphone use in church — even to read Scripture

Young adults, known for using cellphones in just about every public setting imaginable, frown on the practice during worship services, a recent... [READ MORE]