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Sports | May. 24 2020

Professional baseball player has clear faith after incident left him blind in one eye

By Bill Sorrell Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Juan Sandoval has never lost sight of what is most important in life despite being blind in... [READ MORE]

National News | May. 21 2020

Singer Charles Billingsley COVID-19 survivor, on worship in the hardest times

Charles Billingsley, pastor, worship leader and former front man for NewSong, recently recovered from a bout with COVID-19. During his battle... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 21 2020

Pat Dye hospitalized with kidney issues, positive for COVID-19, family says

Pat Dye, the revered Auburn University football coach, has been hospitalized with kidney issues and has tested positive for the coronavirus,... [READ MORE]

Someone You Should Know | May. 20 2020

Someone You Should Know — Betty Brooks

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Betty Brooks, 87, of McCalla knows her mission is to serve. For 40 years, she has taught... [READ MORE]

International News | May. 19 2020

Evangelist and apologist Ravi Zacharias dead at 74

By Caleb Yarbrough Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Evangelist and apologist Ravi Zacharias died May 19 in Atlanta following a short battle... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 15 2020

Altoona pastor, Trussville fire marshal dies at 45

Jeff Fore — pastor of Fridays Crossing Baptist Church, Altoona, and Trussville’s fire marshal died May 4. He was 45. Fore earned a bachelor’s... [READ MORE]

A Thought for Women | May. 8 2020

First person: Letters of Love — A Mother’s Day tribute

By Karen O. Allen Special to The Alabama Baptist This month my mother, Margaret O’Kelley, will be celebrating her 90th birthday. She still... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 8 2020

Tua Tagovailoa says new Miami number ‘for the audience of 1’

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Newly drafted by the NFL’s Miami Dolphins, rookie quarterback and former University of Alabama... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 6 2020

Profound Influence: COVID-19 offers time for family discipleship; resources available

By Lanell Downs Smith Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist In February, Heritage Baptist Church in Montgomery became the first Alabama Baptist... [READ MORE]

Someone You Should Know | Apr. 29 2020

Someone You Should Know — Teddye Gandy

By Leigh Pritchett Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Pastor Teddye Gandy, 58, of Montgomery, is a graduate of Southern University, Baton Rouge,... [READ MORE]