Health


Alabama News | Aug. 27 2020

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey extends state mask mandate through Oct. 2

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey today (Aug. 27) extended Alabama’s current Safer At Home state public health order, which includes the statewide mask... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 4 2020

Ministering to, protecting vulnerable Alabamians in ‘new normal’

By Denise George Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist After many weeks of obeying “shelter in place” laws, staying home, taking our children... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 21 2020

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey says state’s stay-at-home order will remain in place at least through April 30

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey said the state’s stay-at-home order will remain in place at least through... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 9 2020

Medical professionals keep the faith amid COVID-19 outbreak

By Shawn Hendricks Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Cory Luckie usually doesn’t wear scrubs to work, but the COVID-19 pandemic has turned... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 27 2020

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey closes nonessential businesses statewide; Ainsworth calls for swifter action

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced today (March 27) that all nonessential businesses statewide are... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 13 2020

Alabama confirms first cases of COVID-19; state of emergency declared

Updated March 13, 5:25 p.m.: The second confirmed case of COVID-19 in Alabama has been reported in Jefferson County, according to the Alabama... [READ MORE]

Health | Mar. 10 2020

COVID-19: What’s the difference between pandemic, epidemic and outbreak?

EDITOR’S NOTE: Today (March 11, 2020), World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced that COVID-19... [READ MORE]

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]

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]