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Alabama News | Oct. 14 2020

Bobby Eugene Parker, pastor and director for St. Clair Baptist Association’s Camp Sonshine, dies Sept. 27

Bobby Eugene Parker, longtime pastor and director for St. Clair Baptist Association’s Camp Sonshine, died Sept. 27. He was 80. Parker served... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 8 2020

CP supports college ministry at Alabama HBCUs

Zachary and Nicole Beasley met and professed salvation while attending campus ministry at Tuskegee University, and today the parents of four... [READ MORE]

Heroes of the Faith | Oct. 7 2020

Heroes of the Faith — Hannah More

Hannah More (1745–1833) was an English writer, abolitionist, educator and philanthropist. This year is the 275th anniversary of her birth.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 5 2020

As Hurricane Sally intensified, a group of friends proceeded with long-awaited Gulf Shores trip

September 14, 2020, with Hurricane Sally intensifying in the Gulf, a group of long-time friends who attend Deerfoot Baptist Church in Trussville,... [READ MORE]

Instagram | Oct. 2 2020

Duduit integrates Alabama, Auburn football with Bible-based life lessons

The zeal many Alabama Baptists possess for college football can sometimes seem to rival their love for church. Del Duduit, author and sportswriter,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 30 2020

Charles Reece Woods — retired associate pastor of First Baptist Church, Albertville, and founder of The Great Physician’s Clinic — dies Sept. 16

Charles Reece Woods — retired associate pastor of First Baptist Church, Albertville, and founder of The Great Physician’s Clinic —... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 30 2020

Michael David Beck, minister of music at First Baptist Church, Columbia, dies Sept. 15

Michael David Beck, minister of music at First Baptist Church, Columbia, died Sept. 15. He was 67. He served churches in Alabama, Florida and... [READ MORE]

Sports | Sep. 25 2020

Former Phillies infielder Travis Mattair hopes to shed God’s light over the world

While listening to Kari Jobe’s “Revelation Song,” Travis Mattair had a revelation of his own. “I wasn’t really happy with baseball... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 24 2020

Dick Thomassian — “block-party guru” and retired longtime staff member of Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville — dies Sept. 18

Dick Thomassian — “block-party guru” and retired longtime staff member of Whitesburg Baptist Church, Huntsville — died Sept. 18. He was... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 23 2020

Al Jackson, pastor of Lakeview Baptist Church, Auburn, announces retirement

In 1979, Al Jackson told the search committee at Lakeview Baptist Church, Auburn, that if they called him as pastor, he planned to stay for the... [READ MORE]