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Alabama News | Dec. 9 2020

Joseph Carlo “Carl” Kelly Sr., pastor of Horseshoe Bend Baptist Church, Dadeville, dies Nov. 21

Joseph Carlo “Carl” Kelly Sr., pastor of Horseshoe Bend Baptist Church, Dadeville, died Nov. 21. He was 69. Kelly was a teacher and school... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 9 2020

Longtime Alabama Baptist pastor W.D. Humphres dies Nov. 5

Longtime Alabama Baptist pastor W.D. Humphres died Nov. 5. He was 87. Humphres served as pastor of several churches, including Ebenezer Baptist,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 9 2020

Betty Griffus — wife of Loyd Griffus, pastor of West Highland Baptist Church, Russellville — dies Oct. 31

Betty Griffus — wife of Loyd Griffus, pastor of West Highland Baptist Church, Russellville — died Oct. 31. She was 80. She is survived by... [READ MORE]

Instagram | Dec. 5 2020

‘It would be impossible for me to tell my story without Him in it,’ says UWA tennis player

Valeria Arevalo doesn’t count calories on Sundays and for a good reason. “Calories make me happy, and Jesus wants to see me happy,” said... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 4 2020

Someone You Should Know — Rosalie Hunt

Rosalie Hunt, 82, of Guntersville and her husband Bob were International Mission Board missionaries more than 30 years, serving in eight countries.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Dec. 2 2020

Lori Spikes, executive director of Baptist Nursing Fellowship, dies Nov. 21

Lori Spikes, executive director of Baptist Nursing Fellowship, a ministry of national Woman’s Missionary Union, died Nov. 21 after being hospitalized... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 30 2020

Aaron Wilburn — popular songwriter, singer, comedian — dies at age 70

Christian singer/songwriter/comedian Aaron Wilburn died Nov. 27 following a weeks long battle with COVID-19. He was 70 years old. Wilburn’s... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Nov. 25 2020

UWA assistant women’s soccer coach Morgan Brown acts with grace and wisdom

When Morgan Brown has one of those days when nothing seems to be going right, she remembers an important truth she’s learned in her faith journey.... [READ MORE]

Children | Nov. 24 2020

‘The’ conversation: More families are discussing end-of-life planning – here’s how to start

By Lindy Grief Davidson University of South Florida In homes across the U.S., families increasingly know someone who has been sick or hospitalized... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Nov. 19 2020

SALT encourages young women to impact their community and world

By Trennis Henderson WMU National Correspondent Kristi Moore has vivid memories of growing up in Mission Friends, Girls in Action and Acteens... [READ MORE]