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Latest News | Jul. 5 2020

In loving memory: Shocco Springs’ George Ricker

George Ricker, director of Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center in Talladega from 1970 to 1989, died July 2. He was 94. Originally from Fackler,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 2 2020

SBOM workshop offers tips for engaging senior adults amid COVID-19 concerns

By Michael J. Brooks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Seniors adults may feel especially vulnerable during the current coronavirus crisis,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 30 2020

Peanut boiling is a favorite among Alabamians

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist Most Alabamians who head for the beach have places they always stop for snacks. For some, it’s peach... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 27 2020

Rash given honorary doctorate at Judson College commencement

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist At its spring commencement June 27, Judson College in Marion honored Jennifer Davis Rash, editor and president... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 24 2020

Alabama Baptists urged to maintain hope amid nation’s racial tension

By Margaret Colson The Alabama Baptist Amid racial tension in our nation, Birmingham-area minister James Sutton urges Alabama Baptists to maintain... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 17 2020

Herman ‘Buck’ Cowan, former pastor of Shady Grove, Bessemer, dies at 91

Former Alabama Baptist pastor Herman L. “Buck” Cowan died May 12. He was 91. During his 40 years of ministry, he served as pastor of several... [READ MORE]

Latest News | Jun. 17 2020

In Loving Memory: Longtime North Shelby Baptist pastor Allan Murphy dies at 69

Retired Alabama Baptist pastor William Allan “Brother Allan” Murphy died June 13. He was 69. Murphy was pastor of North Shelby Baptist... [READ MORE]

Associations | Jun. 3 2020

Seasoned Adult Ministry of First Baptist Church, Trussville remembers Leland Dockery

BIRMINGHAM METRO ASSOCIATION –  The Seasoned Adult Ministry of First Baptist Church, Trussville, will be remembering one of its own with... [READ MORE]

Someone You Should Know | Jun. 3 2020

Someone You Should Know — Arthur Williams

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Arthur Williams, 72, of Jasper is a deacon and has served in numerous leadership positions... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 1 2020

Pat Dye, revered Auburn University football coach, dead at age 80

Pat Dye, the esteemed Auburn University football coach who was head coach of the Auburn football team from the 1981 season through the 1992 season,... [READ MORE]