Financial


Financial | Sep. 16 2020

Churches report giving boost months after pandemic started

Giving to congregations has shifted upward after churches closed their buildings earlier this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, a survey... [READ MORE]

Financial | Apr. 24 2020

CARES Act offers new charitable giving deduction in 2020

As part of the CARES Act, the largest economic stimulus package U.S. history that was signed into March 27, the federal tax code was amended,... [READ MORE]

Financial | Apr. 17 2020

Unlike toilet paper, no shortage of scams during coronavirus crisis

By Martha Simmons Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Feeling fearful, broke and lonely as a result of the current coronavirus crisis? That’s... [READ MORE]

Financial | Apr. 17 2020

Scammers look to economic stimulus payments in latest schemes

Since Americans began receiving their economic impact checks from the federal government on Wednesday (April 15), scammers also have been actively... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 18 2019

FBC Huntsville gives out $16,500 in grocery cards to furloughed government workers

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist First Baptist Church, Huntsville, provided $16,500 of grocery store gift cards to hundreds of furloughed... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 18 2018

Free financial aid webinar for high school seniors is Oct. 18

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist If you are a high school senior or the parent of one, you are probably thinking about what comes... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 6 2016

‘Tithing Challenge’ could be way to encourage cheerful, generous giving

By Carrie Brown McWhorter Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Hesitant givers might find comfort in knowing they could ask for a refund of their... [READ MORE]

Financial | Oct. 6 2016

Trust, prayer, planning can help with financial stress

By Howard Dayton Co-founder, Crown Financial Ministries Remember, God assures us He will always supply our needs, but He has not promised to... [READ MORE]

Financial | Oct. 6 2016

Economy, stewardship, attendance trends all impact church finances

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist If the statistic that 1 in 5 churches saw their finances decline in 2015 is accurate, there must be a reason... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Aug. 18 2016

Lottery won’t give healthier future to our children, Alabama pediatrician says

By Dr. Marsha Raulerson Shame on us. The lottery is no way to finance the Medicaid program that provides health insurance for more than a million... [READ MORE]