Real Life Issues


Book Reviews | Aug. 12 2019

Alzheimer’s, dementia: Pastor shares lessons learned

As a minister for more than 40 years, Mike Glenn walked through the valley of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease with many families through... [READ MORE]

Baptist News | Aug. 12 2019

SWBTS denies liability in sex abuse lawsuit

Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) says it is not liable for any monetary damages to a former student who claims in a lawsuit... [READ MORE]

Death and Dying | Aug. 5 2019

Southern Baptists respond to ‘horrific’ acts of violence

As two mass shootings over the weekend brought the total to three such tragedies in just over a week, Baptists prayed, met needs and called for... [READ MORE]

Grief | Aug. 5 2019

Communicating in a crisis: How to speak the love of Christ following a tragedy

By Terry Wilhite, Communication Strategist Special to The Alabama Baptist We as Americans are reeling from yet another mass killing. What we... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Jun. 19 2019

One day and one dollar at a time, Mission:Dignity helps faithful servants who are struggling financially

Rick and Betty Hall of Eclectic have a multitude of stories about the small churches they served throughout Eastern Alabama over the course of... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 11 2019

Racial reconciliation begins with relationships, leadership panelists say

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Though racial strife has been part of Birmingham’s past, racial reconciliation can be part of... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Apr. 26 2019

Bomb threat prevention focus of workshops; registration open now

Churches, schools and other organizations interested in protecting their people and facilities in the event of bomb threats will have an opportunity... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 9 2019

US Department of Justice gives Alabama 49 days to fix “broken” and “inhumane” state prisons

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Alabama’s state prison system – considered the nation’s deadliest – is “broken”... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 27 2019

Until we meet again — Facing the end of life: making decisions ahead of time will help loved ones

Believers in Christ know they have a hope and a future in heaven after life here is over. They know with confidence the sting of death doesn’t... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 20 2019

Cadence Call to offer courses for first responders, military members facing trauma or transitional issues

By Grace Thornton The Alabama Baptist As tornados ripped across Lee County earlier this month, Alabama’s first responders were right there,... [READ MORE]

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